2 months ago | Bakeries
Copenhagen Pastry opened this month in Pasadena, just in time for Danish pastry lovers to stock up on Christmas goodies without the long trip to the original shop in Culver City. Even better, customers can drop in on Christmas Eve (today!) and New...
3 months ago | Mexican Cuisine
Project Taco just popped up in Mid-Wilshire, so now you don’t have to go all the way to Hermosa Beach to taste some of L.A.'s most creative fusion tacos. The new outpost of the South Bay favorite is just west of Crescent Heights Blvd., not far fro...
4 months ago | Coffee
Thirteen is a lucky number for Pasadena, which just acquired the 13th California outlet of the Taiwanese bakery cafe 85°C. In case you’re not familiar with this chain—until now the closest branches were in Torrance and Gardena—the name indicates t...
5 months ago | Asian Cuisine
Little Bangladesh's restaurant row is growing. Yes, there is such a restaurant row. It runs along West 3rd Street between Western and Vermont Avenues and around the corner onto Vermont. The latest addition is Biriyani Kabob House in the first bloc...
5 months ago | Mexican Cuisine
No matter how savvy you are about mole, here's one you probably haven't heard of. It's mole de caderas, a goat mole from Tehuacán, Puebla. If you want to taste it, go to La Feria de Los Moles this Sunday, Sept. 28, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. at La...
6 months ago | Mexican Cuisine
There wasn’t a tlayuda or plate of mole negro in sight when L.A.’s popular Oaxacan restaurant Guelaguetza celebrated its 20th anniversary with a dinner on August 11. Instead, guests dined as if they were in the trendy restaurant Origen in Oaxaca c...