Los Angeles

Eagle Rock’s Posto Giusto Offers Casual Italian Pastas and Plenty of Wine Tonight

City Guide Los Angeles June 22, 2017 0 Comments

The team behind Blair’s in Silver Lake is keeping things easy Tonight marks the first evening of service for Posto Giusto, a casual Eagle Rock Italian outfit that for a time was thinking of opening under the name Mia Sofia. The restaurant comes to life from the team behind Blair’s in Silver Lake, including Marshall Blair and chef Christopher Washburn,…

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A Massive New Hotpot Chain Restaurant From Beijing Has Opened in SGV

City Guide Los Angeles June 22, 2017 0 Comments

Lamb is the main star at this Chinese-Muslim newcomer Perhaps no one has ever said “The San Gabriel Valley needs more hot pot restaurants,” but halal mutton purveyor Dong Lai Shun has entered the fray in SGV’s hot pot scene. Opened on June 11, the Beijing chain’s second stateside location (the first is in Mountain View) is a mainland favorite.…

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Fast Food Lovers Rejoice as Shuttered Naugles Earns First Real Location in 23 Years

City Guide Los Angeles June 22, 2017 0 Comments

The company is jumping from their test kitchen space into a full new build-out Orange County’s once-forgotten Naugles fast food franchise is back and thriving after a 23-year hiatus, earning their first full-fledged restaurant location in Huntington Beach. That’s according to the OC Register, which has been following the path of new owner Christian Ziebarth closely ever since the OC-based…

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The Essential Los Angeles Sushi Restaurants, 2017 Edition

City Guide Los Angeles June 21, 2017 0 Comments

Nigiri to sashimi, all day, every day As a major world city, Los Angeles has a number of culinary specialties, with none more impressive than its dedication and obsession with sushi, the Japanese specialty that first found its way into America in the 1960s. With the confluence of excellent seafood available fresh from large wholesale markets and dedicated chefs who’ve…

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