The Center For Science In The Public Interest has named it's "Xtreme Eating 2013" winners, if winner is an accurate word for a business you're publicly shaming for promoting obesity. Each year, the group focuses on the most calorific dishes served in America's chain restaurants, as part of its push ... More >>
A new location of the popular Sugarfish sushi chain is under construction in Calabasas, expected to open this spring in the upscale shopping center The Commons. Sugarfish was launched in 2008 by renowned chef Kazunori Nozawa, who ran Sushi Nozawa in Studio City from 1985 until the restaurant closed ... More >>
What is a grilled cheese sandwich? It's comfort food. It's warm and retro-yet-now and endlessly customizable. It's something that can be low-brow, high-end and everything in-between.
How is it defined? For the purposes of this guide, we're saying a grilled cheese is a vegetarian sandwich that's ser ... More >>
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Flickr user mhuangAlice Waters at a book signingOn the heels of launching her very own Twitter account, famed chef, author, activist, conservationist, and dedicated locavore Alice Waters, has decided to come clean. Reached last night by phone, Waters, 66, informed the Weekly that she is in fa ... More >>
Jim ThurmanShu Feng Yuan (a.k.a. Shu Feng Garden) closed its San Gabriel location in 2010.The restaurant scene in the San Gabriel Valley is something that is in perpetual flux, and that was no different in 2010. Some restaurants added locations -- a few to the point of becoming burgeoning loc ... More >>
Celia SoudryFirecracker at Kabuki
The Place: Kabuki Japanese Restaurant (inside Howard Hughes Center): 6081 Center Dr., Los Angeles; (310) 641-5524.
The Hours: Monday-Thursday, 9 p.m.-close; Sunday, 8 p.m.-close.
The Deals: $2.95-$5.95 appetizers and sushi rolls; $1.95-$9.50 beer, wine an ... More >>
Photo credit: Jessica RitzThe pedestrian-only accessible Johnny Rockets at the Petersen Auto Museum.Although it's a thoroughly fascinating place, the Petersen Automotive Museum is the kind of institution where only car junkies or families with small children are likely to return. For those in ... More >>