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LA Weekly Drops Four Strong Stars on Downtown's Shibumi

City Guide Los Angeles October 18, 2016 0 Comments

In a sea of three-star restaurants, David Schlosser’s Downtown “temple” stands out above the rest This week, Besha Rodell is back to review Shibumi, the understated Downtown Japanese restaurant where the “music might say ‘dive bar,’ but the calm and focus of the folks behind the bar says ‘temple.’” It’s all the work of David Schlosser, a chef who trained…

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The New Cleo Rocks Flatbreads and Kebabs Near Staples Center

City Guide Los Angeles October 14, 2016 0 Comments

L.A. Live gets a much-needed culinary upgrade LA Live earns a culinary boost with the recent arrival of Cleo to the tourist-heavy Downtown block. Taking over the defunct Farm of Beverly Hills, the Mediterranean-focused restaurant (with outlets in Hollywood, Vegas, and Miami) hopes to be a boon to a much-used section of town that can otherwise lack for quality sit-down…

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What It's Like Inside Serafina's Clubby West Hollywood Digs

City Guide Los Angeles October 14, 2016 0 Comments

Experiencing one of LA’s newest celebrity hotspots on the ground Welcome to the Lounge Report, a new series where Eater LA Associate Editor Crystal Coser vets bars, clubs, and sceney restaurants so you don’t have to. For the inaugural edition, we take a look at Serafina, the New York-based restaurant with outlets throughout the Big Apple, Boston, and abroad. I…

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