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Banana Bread Los Angeles

Botanica Banana Buckwheat Poppyseed Bread (Food of the Week)

Botanica kind of looks like a lifestyle magazine come to life, and that’s pretty much the point from longtime food editors and first-time restaurateurs Emily Fiffer and Heather Sperling. Their picturesque Silver Lake establishment...
Bread Los Angeles

Bay Cities Italian Deli Bread + Burrata (Food of the Week)

Keep it simple. That’s a great rule for dinner parties, when the experience ends up being at least as much about the people as it is about the food. That’s at least part of...
Bakery Sign Portland

Little T American Baker: Pastry Panache in SE Portland

Sometimes gluttony can be a byproduct of proximity. Other times, it’s thanks to an array of tantalizing choices. Both reasons intersected at Little T American Baker, a bakery from Tim “Little T” Healea that...
Afghan Restaurant Los Angeles

Khybar: Bold Afghan Fare That Belies Namesake Treachery [CLOSED]

The house salad should have given it away, or maybe the fact that a second Afghan restaurant served pizza, but for some reason, it took a post-meal chat with owner Mohammed Yasin Safdari to...
Restaurant San Francisco

Bar Tartine: Dialing In Spinoff of Lauded San Francisco Bakery [CLOSED]

Elisabeth Prueitt and husband Chad Robertson, Tartine Bakery‘s James Beard Award winning owners, opened this full-service Mission District restaurant in November 2005. I ate at Bar Tartine within its first week and Chef Andy...
Bakery Santa Barbara

D’Angelo Pastry & Bread: Breakfast a la Apple

Over the past three years, no food writer’s suggestions have scored as regularly as R.W. Apple, Jr. His wide-ranging advice resulted in triumphant meals at all price levels in Bangkok, Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh...