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Pizza Los Angeles

Ronan Sweet Cheeks Pizza (Dose of Vitamin P)

More people should be talking about Ronan, a new pizzeria-plus next to The Groundlings on Melrose from chef Daniel Cutler and wife/partner Caitlin. The couple’s welcoming family-run restaurant houses a white Neapolitan oven that...
Pizza Los Angeles

Gjelina Take Away Guanciale Pizza (Dose of Vitamin P)

Gjelina has been a seasonal California juggernaut since 2008, when chef Travis Lett and business partner Fran Camaj first debuted on Abbot Kinney Boulevard. Fashionable tourists spill out of the quintessential Venice restaurant from late...
Pizza Los Angeles

La Morra Pizzeria Napoli Pizza (Food of the Week)

Good pizza has been pretty hard to find in Culver City, which makes recent pop-ups at The Platform so encouraging. Roberta’s, a Brooklyn dough darling, set up a mobile oven under the Expo Line...
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Pizzeria Bruno: Neapolitan Style Pizza in San Diego’s North Park

I’d never really considered the possibility that a pizza oven could have personality, until I met Bruno. The white and black-tiled dome, crafted in Naples by artisan Stefano Ferrara, is the star attraction at...
Pizza Baja

Caffe El Triunfo: Finding Culinary Silver Lining in Mining Town Rubble

On our drive through Baja backcountry between La Paz and Cabo, we stopped in El Triunfo, a dusty, desolate mining town that could easily double as the setting for a Wild West gunfight, or...
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Al Forno Pizzeria: Bringing More Heat to Baja California Sur

As soon as we discovered that Buffalo Bar-B-Q chef-owner Carlos Valdez had a pizzeria, and that he employs the same woods – mesquite and mauto – that feed the fabulous grill at his La...