new los angeles restaurants

Fig & Olive

Fig & Olive

So here’s the thing: I’m a bit of a creature of habit.  I know what I like, and I don’t like anybody messing with it.  I’m the type of loon that buys ten of the same tank top in different colors.  (It’s a nice tank top, ok?)  I get anxiety at just the thought of(…)

Son of a Gun

Hear ye hear ye!  The guys behind LA’s beloved Animal restaurant have opened up a new place! First of all, if you haven’t been to Animal, you’re missing out.  Think of it as an ode to bacon, the restaurant equivalent to a meatlover’s pizza, a shrine to swine… Wow, that last one was bad, even(…)

Wood & Vine

  I have a thing for small plates. I don’t know what it is, but for some reason, food on a tiny plate just looks all the more appetizing.  Maybe it’s because there’s so little of it.  Maybe it’s the fork fight that ensues to get the Last Bite before it’s all gone.  Or maybe(…)