Posted Apr. 30, 2013, 9:06 am
When the Buffalo Club opened at 1520 Olympic Boulevard in 1994, it endeavored to provide guests with a first class dining experience amidst a lively and relaxed atmosphere.
Posted Apr. 30, 2013, 9:02 am
Tucked inside a courtyard behind the storefronts of bustling Ocean Avenue near Colorado Avenue is 41 Ocean, a hidden oasis of a restaurant and bar that that is like a trip back to the golden era of old Hollywood.
Posted Apr. 28, 2013, 8:56 am
Tiato Kitchen Bar Garden + Venue and An Catering commemorated winning the Santa Monica Sustainable Quality Award Grand Prize with the An Family Earth Day Tree Party Brunch on Sunday April 21 at Tiato in Santa Monica.
Posted Apr. 23, 2013, 9:11 am
With many “Top Chef” style programs on TV, Santa Monica restaurant Sushi Roku says ingredients such as octopus are becoming more popular, making many of its dishes more desirable to customers.
Posted Apr. 18, 2013, 8:38 am
While she admits she may be biased, Wilshire restaurant executive chef Nyesha Arrington says her restaurant has the best Sunday brunch on the Westside.
Posted Apr. 11, 2013, 8:11 am
Hot’s Kitchen in Hermosa Beach will host a beer dinner featuring Ballast Point Brewery on Wednesday, April 24 starting at 6 pm. The dinner is part of a series highlighting local craft breweries that will continue throughout the end of the year.
Posted Apr. 4, 2013, 8:52 am
Locanda del Lago in downtown Santa Monica turns 22 years old this month and the restaurant is excited and ready to celebrate.
Posted Apr. 1, 2013, 10:34 am
Since 1993, Le Petit Bistro has been serving up traditional French bistro fare as the last of the European restaurants on La Cienega’s “the row” in West Hollywood.
Posted Mar. 28, 2013, 7:52 am
"Top Chef" extraordinaire and L.A. Farm owner Stefan Richter will be celebrating his 15th anniversary in the United States next month at the Santa Monica restaurant. Stefan’s at L.A. Farm
Posted Mar. 16, 2013, 6:00 am
Santa Monica drinking and dining establishments have been reminded to employ responsible practices regarding overcrowding on St. Patrick’s Day this Sunday, March 17.
Posted Mar. 14, 2013, 8:45 am
Wilshire restaurant at 2454 Wilshire Boulevard will celebrate St. Patrick’s Day on Sunday, March 17 with the launch of its first Annual “Paddy O’Party” benefiting the Westside Food Bank.
Posted Mar. 9, 2013, 9:40 am
Fresh grill and wine bar restaurant Seasons 52 has announced that Robert Mitchell will be the managing partner for Seasons 52 Santa Monica at Palisades Promenade, which is opening March 28, 2013, in the heart of thriving Downtown Santa Monica.
Posted Mar. 7, 2013, 8:30 am
Overlooking Santa Monica beach inside Casa del Mar is Catch American Seafood, the recently relaunched restaurant under the guidance of new Managing Chef Sven Mede.
Posted Feb. 26, 2013, 9:31 am
Since 1991, Café del Rey has been offering its guests the chance to soak up the spectacular views of the marina docks in Marina del Rey while enjoying fine dine food at everyday prices.
Posted Feb. 22, 2013, 9:03 am
Z Garden is celebrating its one-year anniversary at 2350 Pico Blvd with a celebration this Saturday, Feb. 23 from noon to 3 pm. The restaurant’s owners have invited their long time friend Samir Kamoun (pictured right) to perform as a Charlie Chaplin (which he did for 30 plus years for Universal Studios).
Posted Feb. 20, 2013, 9:02 am
Bistro 31, the Santa Monica student-run restaurant at The International Culinary School at The Art Institute of California—Los Angeles, will donate a portion of all sales to the school’s scholarship fund during the last two weeks of February.
Posted Feb. 18, 2013, 9:09 am
Award-winning artist Cynthia Kostylo will create murals of Mt. Rushmore and a “We Salute You” military homage – using Heinz Ketchup – at the Johnny Rockets restaurant on Third Street Promenade in Santa Monica today, Feb. 18.
Posted Feb. 13, 2013, 9:17 am
Downtown Santa Monica, Inc. has put together a list of businesses where you can take your special someone this Valentine's Day on Thursday.
Posted Feb. 12, 2013, 11:11 am
Still haven’t made up your mind on where to take your loved one on Valentine’s Day this Thursday?
Posted Feb. 11, 2013, 9:07 am
Since October 2011, Italian-restaurant Locanda del Lago on the Third Street Promenade has been hosting a monthly series called “Morso della Bestia,” which translates to “Bite of the Beast.”
Posted Feb. 6, 2013, 9:02 am
For more than 25 years, Josie Le Balch has been wowing the culinary community in Los Angeles and across the country with her progressive American fare that showcases French and Italian influences.
Posted Feb. 1, 2013, 7:24 pm
A former Santa Monica sushi restaurant could be fined up to $1.2 million if convicted of selling Sei whale -- an endangered species where the sale of is prohibited in the United States by the Marine Mammal Protection Act
Posted Jan. 24, 2013, 8:29 am
For Ocean & Vine Executive Chef Keith Roberts, developing a winter menu allows him to go back to basics using some classical techniques to create heartier dishes that don’t have to be as trendy as his summer creations.
Posted Jan. 21, 2013, 9:24 am
DineLA Restaurant week returns today through Feb. 1 with the addition of an Instagram contest for diners.
Posted Jan. 15, 2013, 9:16 am
Robata will forever mean Japanese tapas and the restaurant with the best atmosphere I’ve ever experienced. Striking the intersection of the coveted trifecta that most establishments only tag one or two of, Robata takes the stake in the middle of perfection by offering a much-welcomed contrast of warmth and friendliness, strings of white lights underneath an amazing yellow-tasseled ceiling, wrought-iron and re-claimed dark wood walls, and of course, food that is 100 percent to infinity delicious.