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Golden Road's Beer Counter Opens at Grand Central Market Right This Very Second

City Guide Los Angeles March 8, 2016 0 Comments

It’s beer o’clock in Downtown, folks In a surprising turn of events, it seems that Los Angeles brewery Golden Road has decided to open up their Grand Central Market craft beer and pierogi den. The official unveiling time is 2 p.m. sharp, which means that as of this very moment you can sit, sip, and enjoy. It’s a sudden opening…

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LA Weekly Reviews Phillip Frankland Lee's Free-Wheeling Scratch Bar

City Guide Los Angeles March 8, 2016 0 Comments

He can’t just “do whatever the fuck he wants” This week, Besha Rodell heads to Encino to discuss Phillip Frankland Lee’s relocated Scratch Bar. Lee, who “played the part of villain perfectly” on the current season of Top Chef before being eliminated, stated on the show that his cooking philosophy was to do “whatever the fuck you want.” The question…

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Indonesian Steakhouse Hutchinson Turns Off the Lights March 19

City Guide Los Angeles March 7, 2016 0 Comments

The big, meaty, multicultural concept couldn’t hold on Looks like the end of the line for Hutchinson, the Indonesian(ish) dinner spot that took over The Spanish Kitchen on La Cienega back in 2014. Per ownership, the final day of service will be March 19. Initially working a strong Southeast Asian menu that blended traditional dishes like beef rendang with more straightforward…

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Jonathan Gold Digs the Daring Anti-Fusion Fare at Little Sister Downtown

City Guide Los Angeles March 4, 2016 0 Comments

The second branch of the Manhattan Beach flagship gets a mostly positive review This week, Jonathan Gold heads Downtown to give his take on Little Sister, Tin Vuong’s second outlet of his popular Manhattan Beach eatery, but with all-day eatery vibes. Like the review of the South Bay original, Jonathan Gold dubs the cuisine as “anti-fusion” with dishes like “raw…

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