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Nobu Los Angeles

You no longer have to trek all the way to Malibu to feel the celebrity-fueled frenzy of chef Nobu Matsuhisa’s Nobu franchise. At Nobu Los Angeles—mere blocks from Matsuhisa—high-end...

Pinches Tacos

The brothers behind Silver Lake’s Cha Cha Cha have hit the Sunset Strip with the provocatively named Pinches Tacos. Hung with a rainbow of cut-paper flags, sombreros, and colored...

Porta Via Italian Foods

Pasadena has scored a new lunch staple with this bright, bustling Italian deli. Order sandwiches—we like the roasted leg of lamb with eggplant, the house-made meatball, and the Kobe-style...

Being There

Illustration by Eddie GuyLong before the Democratic presidential race reached an abrupt denouement on May 6, the night of the Indiana and North Carolina primaries—in the same way a...

Being There(2)

Los Angeles magazine, July 2008Long before the Democratic presidential race reached an abrupt denouement on May 6, the night of the Indiana and North Carolina primaries—in the same way...

Gratis: Free LAMILL Coffee on June 24!

It’s one thing to snag a complimentary coffee from the ’bucks now and again, but this is big. Just in from LAMILL: LAMILL COFFEE BOUTIQUE SAYS...

Road Food: Hadley Fruit Orchards

A fellow staffer hit up the Hadley Fruit Orchards in Banning this weekend after a jaunt to Cabazon and snapped these pics. Alongside the usual awesome spread of dried...

Troubled Waters

Los Angeles magazine, July 2008By Kevin Roderick“Isn’t this beautiful?” Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa asks through his biggest smile, a walking Eddie Bauer ad in blue jeans, a wool scarf, and...

Market Report: NYC Edition

New Yorkers get all high and mighty over a lot of things—including their farmer’s markets. Oh, I’m sorry, “Greenmarket”—as if our daily gathering of food purveyors was some black...

Ludo Bite

We checked in with Ludo Lefebvre today who, as first reported by Eater LA, is setting up his two-tier kitchen at Lavo, the grand new 20,000 square foot, 300-seater due...