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Edna Jane’s BBQ Brings a Taste of the Carolinas to a Hollywood Side Street

A North Carolina-bred recording engineer turned a hobby into a tasty cottage industry
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Mexico City Chef Enrique Olvera Goes Casual at DTLA’s Ditroit

The Mexican food maestro behind Damian turns his attention to tacos and flautas at his back-alley taqueria
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A Look Back at How 101 Coffee Shop Became Part of Movie History

25 years ago, the dearly departed diner was a key location in 'Swingers,' a movie named after another iconic L.A. coffee shop

A New Series of Books Is Helping Beloved L.A. Restaurants Raise Much-Needed Funds

Take Away Los Angeles kicks off with a curated batch of books that honors Sonoratown, Kato, and more

L.A.’s 10 Best New Restaurants of 2020

From next-level lobster rolls to marvelous mapo tofu, we salute some of the city's most delicious debuts—all available for takeout

These Were Our Favorite Places to Get Takeout in 2020

Takeout dominated the dining experience in 2020, and these tried-and-true L.A. restaurants dazzled with their to-go offerings

Local Pastry Chefs Invite You to Beat Mitch McConnell with a Tin of Cookies

A special tin of holiday cookies benefits Jon Ossoff and Raphael Warnock's respective Senate campaigns in Georgia
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A Lot of the Best Pastrami in Town Comes from This One Supplier in the Valley

When they need pastrami made to precise specifications, delis like Langer’s and Canter’s turn to this little-known meat maestro
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How Local Sushi Bars Innovated to Adapt to the Pandemic-Era Takeout Landscape

Sushi chefs have been known to scold customers for waiting a beat to take a bite, but now they've made major adjustments to keep their restaurants afloat
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Venice’s Nueva Is Serving Up Mexican Dishes with Middle Eastern Moments

Chefs Vartan Abgaryan and Mesraim Llanez mine their respective roots to make something truly special