Category Archive: foodie alert

Silver Lake: That Soft Shell Crab Sandwich at Sawyer

  New seafood restaurant Sawyer opened in Silver Lake a few months ago. I checked it out one late night and called my snack a second dinner. I was going in for drinks… Continue reading

Calendar: Upcoming Food Festivals including Los Angeles Food and Wine, The Taste, Alex’s Lemonade

    Food festival season is upon us! The big one in a couple of weeks is Los Angeles Food and Wine taking over the streets of Downtown Los Angeles. Beginning Thursday, August… Continue reading

DTLA: Dinner and Cocktails at Miro

  I recently checked out Miro, a new restaurant in Downtown Los Angeles. We started with a couple of cocktails as we perused the dinner menu that covered all the basics and then… Continue reading

Mid-City: Free Wine Tastings at Pizza Romana on Thursdays

  Pizza Romana on La Brea started free Thursday night wine tastings a couple of months ago in their wine room. The event called Enoteca Nights features tastes of a few wines while… Continue reading

West Hollywood: Brunch Picks at the Guild

  Sometimes a girl just needs brunch to ┬ámake the world all right again. The Guild in West Hollywood has been open for a few months and offers a great brunch. The Guild… Continue reading

Culver City: Vietnamese Food at Phorage

  I recently checked out Phorage over in Palms. Yes, I know I titled this post Culver City but it’s actually in Palms/ Mar Vista/ Culver City where no one knows exactly which… Continue reading

DTLA: All Aboard for Cocktails at Westbound

  What I love about Downtown Los Angeles are all the pockets– the various districts that make up an intriguing city. And in the Arts district, there’s the new Westbound which bookends part… Continue reading

DTLA: The 7th Annual LA Craft Beer Crawl Returns + Brewers Workout on Saturday, August 13

  It’s back! The 7th Annual LA Craft Beer Crawl takes over 213 Hospitality bars on Saturday, August 13. This year, there’s a special Brewers Workout at 10 a.m. with Goose Island (location… Continue reading

Chinatown: Noodles at Qin West Chinese Cuisine

  I’ve been trying to go to Qin West Chinese Cuisine for quite a while now. First it was because I never really go to Westwood but then I heard about a location… Continue reading

DTLA: Brunch at Poppy + Rose

  Downtown Los Angeles is full of specialized districts and in the flower district, there’s an interesting restaurant called Poppy + Rose. Opened just about two years ago, I’ve been meaning to check… Continue reading