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What Happened to Simone?

Jessica Largey opened one of the most anticipated restaurants in the country. Six months later, she’s out and sources say the business is in shambles.
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Inside the Complicated Journey of Baroo, L.A.’s Most Quixotic Restaurant

Baroo won hearts, closed, re-opened (sort of), and plans to expand

What Makes Ugly Drum Pastrami So Damn Good?

A behind-the-scenes look at pitmaster Erik Black and his superlative smoking operation
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At Nightshade, Top Chef‘s Mei Lin Is Making the Blooming Onion Relevant

The Arts District stunner pulls from influences high and low—and has fun doing it
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The Husband-Wife Duo Behind Sandwich Fave Wax Paper Have Big Things in Store

Fresh off their first expansion, Peter and Lauren Lemos look to the future
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How L.A. Became Obsessed with the Tijuana Taco

Where to find L.A.'s taco of the moment—and why you should seek it out
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3 New Restaurants You Have to Try This March

New Spanish-Italian in Culver City and more