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Rivera’s Snails Changed my Life

During DineLA week(S) DineLA Fortnight? we sampled a number of restaurants, some undercover and some at the invitation of the restaurant. Sometimes being fawned over is an embarassing pain in the ass, and sometimes it is very pleasing, although a … Continue reading

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DineLA 2010 Kickoff

Have you ever gone to a party and you are thinking, “I don’t belong here…this is really awkward…who are these people anyways?” Well, the DineLA party at the Roosevelt was the exact opposite of that! It was like the party … Continue reading

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DineLA 2009: Simon

Simon LA was chosen as the first stop on our Dine LA blitz because of the impressive appetizers we sampled at the Behind the Unseen event held there. Simon Kerry, who is known as the rock and roll chef, stood … Continue reading

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Why these Mexico posts aren’t done yet

Here’s what I’ve been up to: DineLA Oscars Governors Ball Preview What would Obama eat? Share on Facebook

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DineLA: Ciudad

Last week I put on a fancy dress and hit Ciudad. Of all the DineLA restaurants so far, this was the highlight. The open expanse of the room seemed a little chilly and impersonal at first, but little touches like … Continue reading

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DineLA: Vermont

Vermont was my favorite neighborhood “upscale” joint when I lived in Los Feliz. Not only was the food outstanding, but the service was attentive to the point of obsequiousness. Once during a particularly romantic meal, a waiter casually dropped a … Continue reading

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dineLA Restaurant Week

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