Los Angeles

LA’s 15 Most Underrated Restaurants

City Guide Los Angeles August 16, 2018 0 Comments

Giving the city’s best gems their time to shine Underrated restaurants abound in Los Angeles, thanks to its urban sprawl and neighborhood density. Many, many deserving places get overlooked simply because a portion of the population isn’t willing to drive to them regularly, while still others hop aboard the hype train to lots of early fanfare before settling down into…

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Eddie Huang Teases East Coast-Style Chinese Restaurant and Tiki Bar in LA

City Guide Los Angeles August 16, 2018 0 Comments

He even has the partners to bring the project to life It looks like Eddie Huang is plotting a new Los Angeles restaurant and bar. The affable chef, television host, author, and overall culinary and all-things-New-York-City talking head made some loose pronouncements about a possible LA project on the Bill Simmons Podcast late last week, and says he is actively…

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Iconic Randy’s Donuts Plans to Open 12 More Shops in Southern California

City Guide Los Angeles August 15, 2018 0 Comments

SoCal could get up to fourteen new locations in the coming year As the 62-year-old Randy’s Donuts opens a new location in El Segundo after Labor Day weekend, the company is plotting a giant donut-sized expansion for the coming year. A company spokesperson says Randy’s is presently building or negotiating leases for up to twelve locations throughout Southern California and…

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Fairfax’s Best Burger-and-Beer Joint Jumps to Little Tokyo Next

City Guide Los Angeles August 15, 2018 0 Comments

The Golden State Cafe is expanding, nine years in Fairfax mainstay The Golden State Cafe is expanding to Downtown, landing a well-worn location in Little Tokyo. The restaurant first teased its sophomore effort on social media last night, pushing out a flyer announcement about the jump that also ran on the page of the owners’ sister restaurant Prime Pizza —…

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Marugame Udon Takes Its Noodle-Making Machines to the Beverly Center

City Guide Los Angeles August 13, 2018 0 Comments

The company’s second SoCal location opens on August 23 After opening the first location on Sawtelle location in 2017, with plans to open in the South Coast Plaza in November, Japan’s mega noodle shop Marugame Udon is staying on its rapid expansion track with another Southern California location coming to the Beverly Center on August 23. Marugame Udon established itself…

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