restaurants

A Taste of Napa in Los Angeles

Napa Valley is world-renowned for exceptional wine, farm-to-table cuisine and beautiful landscape. People travel across the world each year to visit the region that has…

Holy Cow!!

Being a chef isn’t as glamorous as one might think. Many don’t reap the rewards like the few personalities on television and if they…

Belly and the Beach

  For me, Abbot Kinney Blvd is a street that just happens to be in Venice Beach, it’s not necessarily ‘of’ Venice Beach. Today,…

An Evening at Chez Soi

It’s hard to walk more than 100ft in Manhattan Beach these days without bumping into a restaurant owned by the Simmzy or Zislis Family. Chez Soi  has broken…

Petty Cash Taqueria

  Minimal signage, covered windows and a lonely valet guy stands in front of you and eating at Petty Cash Taqueria right now. We were…

Saved by the Bell

  It’s not very often that you come across a town with less than 2,000 people that caters to the culinary landscape as much…

Redondo Gets Smashed

Smashburger isn’t your typical burger joint. Don’t expect a minimalist menu like other burger chains in the area. Smashburger takes the concept of fresh…