Read Patric Kuh’s Review of Tavern, Where President Obama Will Dine Tonight


President Obama has been in town for mere hours and already he and his planned trip from Culver City through West L.A. this evening has caused quite the commotion.

Why the rush-hour drive across town? Dinner. Obama is hosting an intimate, $35,800-a-plate fund-raiser for his re-election campaign at Tavern.

Click here to read Los Angeles magazine restaurant critic Patric Kuh’s column on Suzanne Goin and Caroline Styne’s Brentwood hot spot. And yes, it’s usually much more affordable.