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1 LA dinner--fantastic food, dining alone, water view?

by planetjess 7 hours ago

Hi all, I've only been to LA a couple of times and then only briefly. I'm coming in for a few nights but have on...

bmozaffari commented 1 hour ago

Crowdfunding for Jon Rowley

by Melanie Wong 6 hours ago

This week many of the most respected voices in the culinary world have been talking up the GoFundMe campaign for Seat...

Grace Pastries on Jefferson Blvd Crenshaw District L.A.

by mochi mochi 11 years ago

Does anyone have a recipe for the Teacakes from Grace Pastries on Jefferson Blvd. in Crenshaw-Los Angeles? The bakery...


LilaJ commented 1 day ago

Jumbo Lump Crabmeat in Los Angeles?

by sugarcanejane 1 day ago

Hello, I am trying to figure out where, and what kind of, jumbo lump crab meat to buy. I see there are canned var...

FoodieHC commented 1 day ago

Nina's Peanut Butter Pie??

by Ed. 11 years ago

OK... this is going WAY back to about 1968-71ish... Anyone remember Nina's, HOme of the Peanut Butter Pie on PCH in L...


Charlie751 commented 2 days ago

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Shanghai Rice Cakes

by dgunning 3 days ago

Hi all -- Looking for Shanghai stir fried rice cake in or around the Sherman Oaks area... Any Suggestions

Where can I buy European butter?

by Cathy in SoCal 7 years ago

Where do you purchase European butter and do you have a favorite brand? Thanks!


DaisyDandylion commented 3 days ago

CUPID'S Chili for Hot Dogs

by laptopps 7 years ago

My father LOVES Cupid's Hot Dogs and ate there back in the 1950's (at the Cupid's in North Hollywood.) We have since...


rjnorman2 commented 3 days ago

Fresh Yeast - where to buy?

by OliveYou2 27 days ago

On the East Coast buying fresh yeast year round (the one sold in a foil block) is simple, it's in every market in the...

BeeRich commented 3 days ago

Where to buy saffron?

by Lawrence Joe 15 years ago

Does anyone know where I can buy just a little bit to make some paella? Does Trader Joe's have any?


archgatedrive commented 4 days ago

Monrose Catering, Looking for Wedding Caterer

by oceangal 10 years ago

Has anyone hosted or attended a wedding catered by Monroe Catering in Malibu? Any thoughts? How about Truly Yours, Ja...


gnattie commented 4 days ago

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Anyone remember an amazing Italian restaurant in Eagle Rock named Julio's?

by Rob575 4 days ago

Does anyone happen to remember that awesome Italian restaurant from back in the 80's in Eagle Rock, near Occidental C...

Federal appeals court upholds California ban on foie gras

by Melanie Wong 8 days ago

" . . . The challengers will have two weeks to ask a larger 9th Circuit panel to review Friday’s ruling, after which ...


SeaEagle commented 5 days ago

Raw Fries

by mr mouther 9 days ago

I am assuming that raw fries are not to be found around LA, but thought I would check. They are thin cut potatoes, fr...

Melanie Wong commented 6 days ago

Best frozen burgers for large 4th of July party?

by dmarkj 3 months ago

I'm trying to find good frozen hamburger patties for 4th of July. Obviously, frozen burgers aren't nowhere near as go...


zackly commented 6 days ago

spinich crepes - remember The Magic Pan?

by Elizabeth Bennett Darcy 11 years ago

Remember the chain of crepe restaurants called The Magic Pan? Nana used to take me to the one in Beverly Hills & I'd ...


Kirstenz1 commented 8 days ago

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Yin Yang / Yuen Yeung Fried Rice in LA?

by FoodieHC 8 days ago

It's a two-sauced fried rice ( ) that seemed to be much more common...

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SGV Private Dining/Chinese Buffet Recs

by noahbites 9 days ago

A lot of the posts for SGV banquet dining are a few years old at this point... I'm looking for somewhere with grea...

Haida Sandwich & Juice | Mission Viejo - Orange County

by Melanie Wong 2 months ago

Yesterday I was headed to Mission Ranch, the Persian market in Mission Viejo, and spotted Haida in the same shopping ...

Melanie Wong commented 11 days ago

Review: Nana & Naa International Enterprise (Ghanaian food)

by noahbites 9 years ago

Day 22: Ghana Sometimes you can read about a restaurant and know it’s going to be good. Sometimes a place sounds i...


whitetigersnarls commented 12 days ago