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How Local Landmark Lawry’s Fought Its Way Back from the Brink of Extinction

Shut down by the pandemic, one of the city’s oldest and most beloved restaurants made countless on-the-fly adjustments, all while trying to preserve what's kept people coming back for decades
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Egyptian Street Food Spot the Original Hawowshi Is a Rare Treasure

In his garage in the Valley, Amir Edward is serving up hawawshi and feteer—and making L.A.'s street food landscape even more interesting
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Recipe: This Lechón with Mojo Is Anything But Your Average Easter Ham

Chef Mario Christerna's family's slow-cooked pork shoulder is a little bit Cuban, a little bit Mexican, and a total showstopper
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Hibachi Trucks Are Taking a Retro Dinner Trend on the Road

Bachi Yaki, Kyoto Hibachi, and others don't have onion volcanoes or shrimp-flinging chefs, but they sure scratch that teppanyaki itch
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In Time for Passover, a Matzo Taste Test

Three local chefs tried four brands of matzo—and one cracker came out on top
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Brothers Meatballs Is Redefining Italian Comfort Food in Hollywood

The totally plant-based concept is serving “mama's taste" without the meat
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From Yoni Eggs to Yummy Eats: Goop Launches a Virtual Restaurant

Gwyneth Paltrow and chef Kim Floresca step into the “clean” food space with Goop Kitchen
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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