| Sep 24, 2014
| 5:04 PM
Red Medicine, the neo-Vietnamese-turned-neo-Nordic restaurant known as the "bad boy" of the L.A. dining scene, has announced that it will close its doors at the end of next month. The owners are planning to sell the restaurant.
| Sep 11, 2014
| 3:00 AM
They sit at a table near the bar, the three farmer's daughters and their boisterous friend, all of them single, in their 40s and 50s. With Johnny Cash on the jukebox, their cocktails before them, they're ready for an action-packed Saturday night.
| Sep 30, 2014
| 10:58 AM
Mario Batali, Joe Bastianich and company will be opening a Southern California branch of Eataly, their popular Italian food court/grocery store, at the Westfield Century City shopping mall in early 2017.
After months of rumors, in an email Tuesday...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 9:25 AM
Dust off the lederhosen and dirndls, it’s time for pretzels, oompah tunes and plenty of delicious beer as Oktoberfest parties kick off across Los Angeles.
Never mind the triple-digit temperatures; raising a stein of frosty German-style beers and...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 1:53 PM
In a slate gray industrial building in Inglewood, a towering grain silo marks the newest tenant of the building - Three Weavers Brewing Co., a new project from a small team of industry veterans led by financial planner, entrepreneur and home brewer Lynn...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 1:54 PM
The number of three-star restaurants in the San Francisco Bay Area has doubled, as Benu and Saison join long-time favorites French Laundry and the Restaurant at Meadowood at the top of the Michelin guide’s culinary heap for 2015.
| Oct 26, 2014
Sculptors, artisan welders, painters, screen printers, furniture makers and other craftsmen have taken root in a cluster of warehouses north of downtown Orlando, helping to bring a cool vibe to Ivanhoe Village and the Lake Formosa area that other urban...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 9:43 AM
While the world continues to debate Hello Kitty's feline and human attributes, Roy Choi will be busy crafting his version of a super-cute Spam musubi in her honor.
It's all connected to Hello Kitty's 40th anniversary celebration, and the 2014 Hello...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 8:00 AM
Everyone knows Suzanne Tracht at Jar, but ever since the restaurant opened in 2001, there’s been a secret weapon in the kitchen, chef de cuisine Preech Narkthong. Now he’s stepping out from the shadows.
This month Jar is kicking off Monday...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 6:45 PM
Ricardo Zarate, the Peruvian chef who went from running a lunch counter at Mercado La Paloma to running three highly rated restaurants, has been kicked out of those eateries, according to a report in Eater LA.
Zarate is no longer involved with Picca,...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 3:29 PM
Adam Perry Lang is a chef, cookbook author and award-winning barbecue expert. After graduating from the Culinary Institute of America and working at restaurants including Le Cirque and Daniel in New York and Guy Savoy in France, Lang decided to follow his...