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Pie Portland

Top 10 Foods of 2016

Every Monday, Food of the Week celebrates my favorite dish from the previous seven days. I live in Los Angeles and was lucky enough to travel to places like Japan (Tokyo and Kyoto), Austin,...
French Food Los Angeles

Mélisse Ridgeback Prawns (Food of the Week)

Not many L.A. restaurants still qualify for fine dining status, but Mélisse an aspirational Santa Monica restaurant from Chef Josiah Citrin that dates to 1999, certainly makes the cut. Most nights, their doors only...
Pizza Los Angeles

Top Picks for dineL.A. Restaurant Week (Winter 2016)

dineL.A. Restaurant Week returns for the first time in 2016 from January 18 – 31, featuring over 300 options for lunch and dinner. This time, dineL.A. has teamed with OpenTable to donate $1 from...
Restaurant Week Los Angeles

Top Picks for dineLA’s Restaurant Week (Winter 2014)

dineLA’s Restaurant Week returns for the first time in 2014 from January 20-31, featuring over 300 options. Restaurants that do it right repeatedly include Craft, Fogo de Chao, and Lawry’s. You’ll be happy if...
Chef Los Angeles

Thomas Keller’s Go-To Restaurants in Los Angeles

Before Thomas Keller opened The French Laundry in 1994, he was behind the stoves in Los Angeles at downtown’s Checkers Hotel. He maintained a connection with the city and in 2009, returned with Thomas...