Los Angeles Food & Drink

escondite downtown los angeles

LOS ANGELES | When The Escondite opened up in Downtown Los Angeles in 2012, on the border of Skid Row and Little Tokyo, it built a reputation amongst those in the know as one of the best secret bars in town for great beer, tasty burgers, and fantastic live music.

rise-n-grind hollywood

LOS ANGELES | If you find yourself in tourist central, LA, and are in need of a quality cup of coffee to help you survive the crowds, Rise-N-Grind is one of your best bets. Located along the Hollywood Walk of Fame, Rise-N-Grind is an industrial themed cafe that serves quality

pinkberry beverly hills

LOS ANGELES | Pinkberry is, well ok you know what Pinkberry is. Yes we’re aware that it’s no longer the mid-2000s but there’s a reason why Pinkberry today has over 260 stores worldwide, and that’s because their frozen yogurt is delicious. While the frozen yogurt craze of 10 years ago has

mohawk bend echo park

LOS ANGELES | Mohawk Bend Echo Park is the brainchild of owner Tony Yanow (Golden Road Brewing, Tony’s Darts Away) and offers an interesting twist on the typical gastropub/sports bar that’s decidedly modern and very fitting for this part of LA. The space, which is housed in the old Ramona movie

iron triangle brewing downtown los angeles

LOS ANGELES | Iron Triangle Brewing, in Los Angeles’ Arts District, is named after the three men who came together to build the LA Aqueduct, William Mulholland, Fredrick Eaton, and Joseph Lippincott. It’s housed in an a 10,000-square-foot pre-prohibition era (1904) building that was used as a stables, before being used as a

golden road brewing glendale

LOS ANGELES | Golden Road Brewing Glendale offers a simple proposition to visitors, and that’s the opportunity to drink great beers and eat top notch pub food in a vibrant, friendly space. Co-founders Tony Yanow (Mohawk Bend, Tony’s Darts Away) and Meg Gill modeled the space after the large, spacious

guisados echo park

LOS ANGELES | Guisados Echo Park is one of five outposts of the cult taco shop that originated in Boyle Heights and, despite its expansion, has managed to keep the quality of its product high. The tacos here are considered by many to be amongst the best in LA and for

redbird la downtown

LOS ANGELES | Redbird Downtown was one of Los Angeles’ most anticipated restaurant openings of 2015. Housed in Vibiana, the former cathedral of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Los Angeles, the restaurant’s architecture is a beautiful example of old blending with new. Various parts of the deconstructed cathedral are given upgrades

sunset beer company echo park

LOS ANGELES | Sunset Beer Company is an Echo Park bottle shop and bar that offers an impressive array of craft beers in bottles and cans to either enjoy in store or take home. The range features something for everyone, be it a local brew that you’ve had before or a

xoia echo park

LOS ANGELES | Xoia is the child of husband and wife duo Jose Sarinana and Thien Ho, both literally and figuratively. It’s their daughter’s name, who a dipping her shrimp chips in salsa. Xoia specialises in traditional Vietnamese food, along with as assortment of fusion dishes that incorporate Mexican flavours