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Here’s the Timeline of West Hollywood’s Massive Barney’s Beanery Development

City Guide Los Angeles October 15, 2018 0 Comments

The 91-year-old restaurant’s future is still in the planning process The future of Barney’s Beanery West Hollywood fell into uncertainty in 2016, as developers planned to disassemble and eventually rebuild the 91-year-old restaurant and bar, while installing a new hotel, apartments, and additional eateries above it. Two years later, the restaurant remains open and intact, but the development is still…

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Reclusive In-N-Out Heiress Talks Alcoholism, Growth, and Selling the Company

City Guide Los Angeles October 11, 2018 0 Comments

The rarely-seen Lynsi Snyder gets personal with Forbes Despite being one of America’s most popular chains, the family behind In-N-Out continues to have a decidedly quiet public role. But now it seems that Forbes has caught owner Lynsi Snyder in a moment of reflection, sitting her down for an on-the-record conversation about the chain’s culture, past, and its prospects for…

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Fine Dining Hero Josiah Citrin Gets Comfortable in Koreatown

City Guide Los Angeles October 11, 2018 0 Comments

Inside LA’s new Openaire at the Line Hotel The sun still pours into the roomy restaurant atrium on the second floor of the Line Hotel in Koreatown, but now the name, design, menu, and chef are completely different. This is Openaire, acclaimed chef Josiah Citrin’s breezy new rooftop hideaway right off the Wilshire corridor, and it opens on Sunday. Openaire…

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Ample Hills Creamery Opens a Classic Ice Cream Shop Inside a Los Feliz Bungalow

City Guide Los Angeles October 10, 2018 0 Comments

The Brooklyn ice cream empire brings its talents to the West Coast Brooklyn-based Ample Hills Creamery opens their first West Coast location in Los Feliz on October 11 in a charming bungalow along Hillhurst, solidifying the neighborhood as a legitimate contender for most exciting LA locale this year. The highly-regarded ice cream company has seven brick & mortar locations in…

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Shirley Chung’s Culver City Restaurant Melds Old and New Chinese Flavors

City Guide Los Angeles October 10, 2018 0 Comments

Ms. Chi opened in the former Hanjip space in Downtown Culver City with all day modern Chinese fare Yesterday Top Chef runner up Shirley Chung opened her long-awaited restaurant Ms. Chi, an all-day establishment that goes into the former Hanjip space on Main Street, Culver City. Chung wants to use her first big standalone restaurant (she also has a Ms.…

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