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South L.A.

Juice Los Angeles

Peckish Snack Bar Amazing Sorrel Juice (Drink of the Week) [CLOSED]

Park Mesa Heights, a neighborhood just south of Leimert Park, has a new charmer with Peckish Snack Bar. The fast casual cafe from chef Angela White, sister Natasha White, niece Evadne “NeNe” White and...
Juice Los Angeles

Adams Coffee Shop Fountain of Roots (Drink of the Week)

Adams Coffee Shop doesn’t look like other local coffeehouses. The new neighborhood hangout from award-winning Bay Area based chef Daniel Patterson and Alta Group in evolving West Adams has colorful lounge seating, art and...
Tacos Los Angeles

La Carreta Chorreada (Food of the Week)

Historically, restaurants and street food vendors situated south of the 105 freeway and east of the 110 freeway don’t get a whole lot of coverage from local writers, but that’s changing thanks to efforts...
Tacos Los Angeles

Teddy’s Red Tacos (Food of the Week)

The industrial byways in South Los Angeles continue to sprout Mexican street food stars. Teddy’s Red Tacos is one of the area’s growing legends, a food truck from Teddy Vazquez that parks along deactivated...
Coffee Los Angeles

Hot and Cool Cafe Cappuccino (Drink of the Week)

If Hot and Cool Cafe is good enough for T’Challa, how can anybody else resist the coffee bar’s charms. Tony Jolly’s new Leimert Park cafe houses a copy of Wakanda’s throne, as featured in...
Juice Los Angeles

Root of Life Juicery Turmeric Tonic (Drink of the Week)

A logo depicts a plant rising from the earth, symbolic of Root of Life Juicery‘s mission in Huntington Park. This ray of hope from Maria Pacheco and Robert Valdez sprouted at the city’s Wednesday...