5 years ago | Hunger Awareness
September is National Hunger Action Month, a nationwide effort to engage the public in fighting hunger in America . For those interested, the LA Regional Food Bank has set up a Virtual Food Drive especially for Squid Ink readers, and for every dol...
5 years ago | BBQ
Ben Azimi, owner of the Market on Spring, knew his customers were looking for something different for dinner, so he decided to set up a barbecue outside his tiny store most Tuesday through Sunday evenings, where he grills "Persian-style" kabobs to...
5 years ago | Events
Downtown's Corkbar wants your help in the kitchen. On Tuesdays, beginning at 5 pm and continuing until "it runs out," they host "Test Kitchen Tuesdays." Chef Albert Avila dishes out best-of-the-farmer's market surprise small plates like Cabernet b...
5 years ago | Cheap Eats
So what, exactly, does Lexus taste like? According to owner of LA Chicken, Masamichi Kiyomiya, it's obvious: "Lexus is the most expensive luxury car imported from Japan." He says a customer told him, "...you're like the Japanese Pollo Loco, man." ...
5 years ago | Recipes
If you're one of those diners who's happiest to eat your meal while watching the chef prepare it, then you'll love what's coming up at Barbrix. You may already know about the small number of counter seats in back at the Silver Lake Restaurant/Wine...
6 years ago | Fast Food
In a town that elevates VIP treatment to a level that, at the very least, approaches absurdity, it makes sense that the rest of us would want a taste of it too. The easiest, and cheapest, way to be special and in-the-know? Ordering secret (and not...