article / October 2012 (18)

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The Definitive Guide to Leimert Park


Leslee Komaiko

When you’re craving soul food, ribs or jerk chicken, Leimert Park delivers. Just a few minutes south of the 10 freeway, between Downtown and Beverly Hills, the predominantly African American neighborhood is worth checking out.

Dining by Metro


Leslee Komaiko

In recent years a thriving restaurant scene has emerged in Culver City. Now you can get there on the Metro Expo Line. It’s the turquoise line on the Metro maps, not to be confused with the Blue Line.

A Global Celebration of the Egg


Bill Esparza

Los Angeles with perhaps the broadest range of cultures within its borders, is the best place to enjoy egg dishes. Here’s an international taste of some of the best egg dishes in LA.

Top Los Angeles Salads


Joshua Lurie

Certain stigmas surround salads. A salad doesn’t necessarily have to be a starter. Salads don’t even have to contain lettuce. Heck, a salad can even qualify as a filling meal. Here are 14 of the best salads in Los Angeles.

The Definitive Guide to the San Fernando Valley


Leslee Komaiko

The San Fernando Valley is well-known to foodies as the home to some of the city’s best sushi restaurants. But there’s a lot more to the 818 than yellowtail and omakase. So without further ado, our list of a dozen essential San Fernando Valley restaurants.

The Definitive Guide to Pico Boulevard 90035


Leslee Komaiko

The stretch of Pico Boulevard between Beverwil to the west and Crescent Heights to the east might be considered Los Angeles’ kosher restaurant row. Read on for our round up of some of the best restaurants, kosher and non-kosher, along the melting pot that is Pico Boulevard 90035.

The Definitive Guide to Persian Square


Tara de Lis

Located on Westwood Boulevard between Wilshire and Pico, the pocket of Persian restaurants near UCLA is in an area officially recognized by the City of Los Angeles as Persian Square, often referred to as Little Persia.

The Definitive Guide to Sawtelle Japantown


Dylan Ho

For those that happen to work in the West L.A. area, the stretch of Sawtelle Boulevard between Santa Monica and Olympic known as Sawtelle Japantown is an amazing "lunch time cafeteria." Here are some places we enjoy in Sawtelle Japantown.