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Downtown LA’s Expense Account Favorite Cafe Pinot Closes After 25 Years

City Guide Los Angeles April 25, 2019 0 Comments

Café Pinot’s last day of service is Friday It’s been quite the week for longstanding Downtown restaurants. On Monday, owners Yassmin Sarmadi and Tony Esnault sold their influential ten-year restaurant, Church & State. And just yesterday, Café Pinot announced its final day of service this Friday, April 26. The 25-year-old restaurant is one of Downtown’s early settlers, when staying late…

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Once-Promising Pearl’s BBQ No Longer Smoking in the Arts District

City Guide Los Angeles April 25, 2019 0 Comments

The restaurant’s investors have pulled out, it seems The increased proliferation of some pretty fantastic barbecue across Los Angeles has been great for eaters, but certainly does come with increased competition for pitmasters and their restaurants. Take for example Pearl’s BBQ, the Arts District Texas-style ‘cue that just announced its closure on social media, effective immediately. Pearl’s started life as…

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19 Outstanding Fried Chicken Restaurants to Try in Los Angeles, Spring 2019

City Guide Los Angeles April 24, 2019 0 Comments

From Nashville hot to Korean twice-fried and everything in between Whether set atop of waffles with a side of real maple syrup or piled high in a bucket fit for a picnic, there’s something wonderfully satisfying about expertly fried chicken. Los Angeles is home to plenty of standout specimens, available in all corners of the city and at varying price…

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Measles Outbreak Linked to at Least Two LA-Area Restaurants

City Guide Los Angeles April 24, 2019 0 Comments

The infected patients were exposed at five sites throughout Southern California With five measles cases confirmed by the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health this month, public health officials are investigating the origin, while figuring out how to maintain the outbreak. According to the county health department, the infected patients were exposed to the measles at five sites throughout…

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10 Restaurants to Grab Take Out for Games at Dodgers Stadium

City Guide Los Angeles April 23, 2019 0 Comments

Burgers, gumbo, tacos, video games, and beer-to-go As one of the nation’s last standing original ballparks, Dodger Stadium holds a special spot for Angelenos. It’s been a tough road as the Boys In Blue suffered heartbreaking losses over the last few seasons. But it is springtime, where all MLB teams start fresh. Dodger fans can also do some preparation before…

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