HiHo Cheeseburger in Santa Monica

Los Angeles is saturated with good burger joints, but some stand out from the crowd and will literally make you drive out of your way to sample a worthy meat patty. HiHo Cheeseburger (next to Uovo Pasta Bar) now serves the only 100 % grass-fed wagyu burger in LA, along with a vegan burger and the most sinful cheesecake with a dripping of strawberry (which we … Continue reading HiHo Cheeseburger in Santa Monica

Bareburger: A Burger Utopia

If you were going to take the best elements of your favorite burger joints to build a burger utopia from the ground up, what would it look like? You would want to begin by sourcing your ingredients from the local farmers, butchers and vendors, and engage in fair trade practices. You would want a variety of meats, not just beef, but wild boar, elk, bison … Continue reading Bareburger: A Burger Utopia

Bourbon Steak’s New Lunch Menu

On Monday, January 11 the lunch menu launches at Bourbon Steak in LA, one of the many Michael Mina restaurants sprouting across America. Hold your diet for January because this is where you want to go to indulge. Vegans beware, the burger and steak game is in high gear. Known for their award-winning steaks, Chef Johnson let us know that they will be doing theme … Continue reading Bourbon Steak’s New Lunch Menu

Patties and Pies at Three Square Cafe

In 2012 Abbot Kinney Boulevard in Venice, California was deemed the coolest block in America. During my almost 8 years in LA, Abbot Kinney has turned into a mecca of the hottest boutiques where one can find unique high end products that are not mass produced. Many of these cool one-of-a-kind American finds often come to LA from NY or come to life right here … Continue reading Patties and Pies at Three Square Cafe

High Rollers in Mar Vista

“This is not ‘Nam. This is bowling. There are rules.” — Walter Sobchack, The Big Lebowski There used to be rules to bowling, anyway: cigarette smoke, fluorescent lighting, off-brand beers, country music jukeboxes, pederasts and women named “Flo.” Times have changed. Well, not really. But at Bowlero in Mar Vista, they really have. Bowlero is the newest concept in bowling. And while it’s been a … Continue reading High Rollers in Mar Vista