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Spicy Food in Los Angeles: 15 Places to Light Your Mouth on Fire

City Guide Los Angeles May 17, 2016 0 Comments

Some like it hot For those who relish the mouth-numbing, sweat-inducing feeling that accompanies eating spicy food, you are not alone. Spicy flavors are hot (pun intended) with millennials, with international restaurants finding growing interest in their spiciest dishes, and new restaurants jumping on to the chili craze. This trend shouldn’t come as a surprise though. Along with the burning…

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The South Bay's Newest Coffee Roaster Looks to Make Waves in Redondo Beach

City Guide Los Angeles May 17, 2016 0 Comments

The Fika Company arrives next month with a special focus on Colombia Despite the overwhelming prevalence of modern craft coffee shops, there still seems to be plenty of room to grow on the local roastery side of things. With a bit of that balance in mind comes The Fika Company, a Redondo Beach-based outfit keen on only sourcing beans from Colombia.…

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Maru Coffee Now Caffeinating Los Feliz to the Point of No Return

City Guide Los Angeles May 16, 2016 0 Comments

The newcomer lands in the former Gelato Bar on Hillhurst Looks like there’s finally life at the down-and-out former Gelato Bar on Hillhurst in Los Feliz, as newcomer Maru Coffee has brought in a minimalist aesthetic and Stereoscope Coffee beans from Buena Park. The flip-flopping dessert and coffee spot just half a block from Jeni’s Ice Cream fell off the radar a while…

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Sichuan Impression 2 Delivers Fiery Chinese Flavors to Orange County Today

City Guide Los Angeles May 13, 2016 0 Comments

It’s a similar menu as the original, but with the addition of beer A short six months after originally planning to debut, Sichuan Impression (formerly Szechuan Impression) is set to open today for lunch and dinner in Tustin. The new Orange County location sits in a nondescript plaza that also hosts a couple of Korean and Indian restaurants, and features plentiful parking…

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