Napa Valley Grille & Trefethen Family Vineyards Four-Course Wine Dinner
Taylor Boudreaux will prepare a four-course dinner to be paired with wine from Trefethen Family Vineyards. Courses include an amuse-bouche of Dungeness crab salad, a main course of braised veal short ribs with rutabaga purée, a ... More >>
"The smoother the skin, the juicer the pulp, especially with limes and lemons," says Taylor Boudreaux, the chef at Westwood's Napa Valley Grille. Boudreaux is walking around the Original Farmers Market at Third and Fairfax, picking up produce. It's not his usual shopping spot, but Boudreaux is a bus ... More >>
For all of you who drive by the Petersen Automotive Museum, not to check out the cars but to reminisce about all the gluttony that has gone on there in previous years, it's time to mark your calendars. Once again, the car palace will be the site of LA Weekly's annual food and wine event, formerly kn ... More >>
It's the beginning of January, and you know what you should be doing -- no, not making questionable resolutions, but, rather, spending an inordinate time perusing dineLA's website. Because it's that time of year: DineLA's winter Restaurant Week kicks off on January 21 and runs until February 1, givi ... More >>
In which we highlight the past week in food, either at home or abroad.
"'I cannot run two houses,' Laguerre told us by phone this morning." TiGeorges' Chicken Closing the End of January.
"And no, you don't have to worry about your photo of Kiriko's omakase sashimi plate ending up in, say, an ad ... More >>
We asked for your help finding the best and brightest online in Los Angeles, and you delivered. After combing through thousands of nominations for the L.A. Weekly Web Awards 2012, we're happy to announce our finalists.
But we can't do all of this ourselves. We've got a panel of judges to help us pi ... More >>
DineLA Restaurant Week
Many of the city's top restaurants will be offering special prix-fixe menus for lunch and dinner during DineLA restaurant, an event which allows diners to sample new eateries at a reduced price. Check out discoverlosangeles.com for a complete list of participants.
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Next week kicks off DineLA's first ever summer-session Restaurant Week, which consists of discounted prix-fixe lunches and dinners at some of the city's most popular restaurants, available from July 16 to 27. For those who've never experienced Restaurant Week, over 300 restaurants from Santa Monica ... More >>
Since its doors opened six months ago, Haven Gastropub Brewery has been filling a much-needed niche of outstanding beer in the company of high-quality food for Pasadena diners. For the hungry there are seasonal flatbreads, pretzel and charcuterie table nibblings, greens (ruffage), swimmers, meats, ... More >>
Looking for dates in all the wrong places? How about discovering that the right place combines your love of political discourse, eclectic music, and a quirky look at the culinary world. Radio station KCRW is putting forth its inner yenta with Dinner Date.
For awhile now a group of us at KCRW has ... More >>
When you cross the beautiful threshold of Lucques, Suzanne Goin's Melrose Avenue restaurant, her first -- of now many, including A.O.C., Tavern and the recently opened The Larder at Maple Drive -- you are at once reminded of how profoundly relevant both that restaurant and, more importantly, the che ... More >>
This four-course dinner from executive chef Alex Moreno features a different margarita (made with Don Julio tequila) to complement each dish. The menu includes lobster ceviche, braised pork belly with an artichoke sunchoke ragout and arroz con leche.
WHEN: 7 p.m., Thu. Jan. 19
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Courtesy of Charles PhoenixCharles Phoenix displays his fried cereal.Here are five alternatives to the numerous Oktoberfest-ivities happening this weekend.
Fried Cereal & PJ Party:
LA's perpetual retro kid Charles Phoenix will be prepping and serving up his latest recipe, Fried Cereal. A mix ... More >>
Anne FishbeinSpicy chicken pops at Lukshon.Ever wanted to try the Lukshon's squid stuffed with fermented ground pork or spaghetti at Scarpetta but can't afford it? dineLA, which returns for 12 days in early October, might be your chance. The restaurant promo returns October 2-7 and 9-14, and ... More >>
First & Hope is a counter-intuitive choice for lunch. This posh supper club awash in subdued decadence is known for its glamorously adorned waitstaff, its ambiance, its cocktails not its food.
With a $22 dineLA lunchtime deal and a new chef, Yuji Iwasa -- who took over from Joseph Panarello who ... More >>
Anne Fishbeinbaby artichokes with buffalo mozzarella, watercress and goji berries at Fig
If you're one of the few noble people who's actually kept your New Year's resolution, get ready to face a major hurdle. In just a few weeks, dineLA's Restaurant Week returns for its sixth season, serving ... More >>
Guzzle & NoshPigs' ears at Shu Feng Garden in San Gabriel.--Sinosoul tweets that the San Gabriel outpost of Sichuan restaurant Shu Feng Garden, a Jonathan Gold favorite, has closed. (Rowland Heights location still open.)
--Yesterday was officially Burrito Day in LA. Vote for your fave. Echo P ... More >>