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Bengees Ice Cream Brings the Funky Scoops to Pasadena

City Guide Los Angeles March 15, 2016 0 Comments

Plus interesting vegan flavors from Divine Dips Just in time for a this early spring heat wave, Bengees Ice Cream Crafters officially opened March 12 in Pasadena just off South Lake Avenue. Food service newcomer Foulay Saelor started the minimalist shop as a one-stop destination for classic and vegan ice cream. Bengees’ ice cream case is full of flavors as…

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Spaghettini & The Dave Koz Lounge Plans to Massively Reconcept in Beverly Hills

City Guide Los Angeles March 14, 2016 0 Comments

No more live music Beverly Hills dinner-and-a-show spot Spaghettini & The Dave Koz Lounge is heading for a new concept, with news today that the jazzy Italian destination on Canon Drive closed over the weekend. The management team on site won’t be going far, though; they have plans to retain chef Scott Howard and focus a second effort around him,…

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Cava Grill Expands to Westwood With Healthy Daytime Options for All

City Guide Los Angeles March 14, 2016 0 Comments

Opening this Thursday with free food Bear witness to the rise of the unstoppable healthy-eating fast casual chain, as evidenced by this week’s news that Cava Grill is nearly ready to serve in Westwood. The Mediterranean-leaning D.C. export plans to be up and running by this Thursday, joining the likes of Sweetgreen (they offer DIY salad and grain bowls) and Yalla…

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7 New Restaurants That Opened in Los Angeles

City Guide Los Angeles March 11, 2016 0 Comments

Everything from AYCE shabu shabu to another poke place Koreatown— SHABUYA, a haven for Japanese shabu shabu lovers, has taken over the former Taho Galbi spot in K-Town. The AYCE hot spot specialist is $17 for lunch and $26 for dinner, and comes with buffet-style vegetables and accouterments and unlimited orders of meat. Highland Park— Are there ever enough taco…

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