1 day ago | L.A. Stories
A lot's happened in the 15 years since Alex's Bar opened its doors. For starters, 42-year-old owner Alex Hernandez says, the methadone clinic in the alley is gone. So is Sublime's secret tweaker pad that used to be nearby and the payphone where pr...
3 days ago | Vegan
It's not like I'm going to break straight vedge just because Fabio told me that vegans and vegetarians get bags under our eyes, but one look at the picture above and it's clear which person you'd be more likely to take health advice from. Still, I...
20 days ago | Restaurant Openings & Closings
The bad news is after nearly 15 years, Venice's Axe has closed, meaning diners can no longer enjoy the Basic Bowl, which was one of the best vegan items in the city and arguably the best vegan option on Abbot Kinney. The good news, however, is Axe...
2 months ago | Deals & Freebies
Do you like free food? If so, make sure to visit Veggie Grill in Pasadena at 11 a.m. Saturday, as a grand opening celebration for the vegan chain's newest location includes $2,500 in grub that won't cost a penny. Kind of. Beginning at 11 a.m., the...
2 months ago | Catering
Sorry to be all vegan activist-y, but if you eat turkey on Thanksgiving, you're an asshole. Seriously, why would anyone want to participate in what some estimate to be the slaughter of approximately 45 million birds when there are so many deliciou...
3 months ago | Baking
You might think pear-spiced bread pudding with white chocolate with a graham cracker salted caramel crust and pop trio Wilson Phillips have nothing in common. However, you're wrong as the former is just one of many desserts made by Carnie Wi...