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Bask in Cool Vibes and Exceptional French Fare at Viviane in Beverly Hills

City Guide Los Angeles February 2, 2016 0 Comments

But there were some serious dineLA service flaws. Welcome to Good News/Bad News on Viviane, chef Michael Hung’s beautifully designed mid-century modern restaurant nestled within the Avalon Hotel. With the exception of what sounds like a crazy dineLA week, critics and bloggers alike have lauded the restaurant’s clean French fare, with a glowing review by Jonathan Gold. So what’s the overall…

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Emily Team to Open Its Detroit-Style Pizza Place in Williamsburg

City Guide New York February 2, 2016 0 Comments

Emily and Matt Hyland were originally going to open Emmy Squared in Clinton Hill Popular Clinton Hill restaurant Emily’s spinoff square-pie pizzeria is landing in Williamsburg this spring, Grub Street reports. Emmy Squared was originally going to be a takeout spot in Clinton Hill, but a legal dispute forced Matt and Emily Hyland to look elsewhere. They landed at the…

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Dale Talde and Co. Are Planning a New Restaurant Empire in a Chinatown Hotel

City Guide New York February 2, 2016 0 Comments

They’re opening four new venues in the Joie de Vivre hotel. Brooklyn hitmakers chef Dale Talde, David Massoni, and John Bush are eyeing Chinatown for their next restaurant empire, with plans for four different venues at new hotel Joie de Vivre, as first reported by The Lo-Down. The crew, known for Talde, Thistle Hill, and Pork Slope, filed documents to…

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Where to Celebrate ‘Singles Awareness Day’ in Los Angeles

City Guide Los Angeles February 2, 2016 0 Comments

For those over endless Tinder swiping. Does the mere thought of walking through the candy heart-lined walls of drug stores make you gag? The barrage of Valentine’s Day Singles Awareness Day dining guides got you feeling blue? Well boo to all that Cupid nonsense, this is the guide for you. While most restaurants are celebrating the worst dining day of…

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