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Dining on Trend: The Church Key

Victor and Mary | Posted 12.17.2014 | Taste
Victor and Mary

LA offers a desirable place for friends and family to vacation. Living in Downtown Los Angeles, we often welcome visitors through our door for weekend...

LOOK: 10 Best Restaurants With A View | Posted 11.06.2013 | Los Angeles

At these restaurants, you will not only enjoy the food, but also the view, be it of a city skyline at night or a lush, natural landscape. The eyes have it at these top 10 view restaurants in Los Angeles.

Best Of Summer Eating In LA

Scott Bridges | Posted 10.27.2013 | Los Angeles
Scott Bridges

It's been one of the mildest summers in years in L.A., but for food lovers it's been ghost-chili hot (and for ghost chili lovers, new Indian gastropub, Badmaash, is serving it up in a curry). So here are some highlights to check out before fall.

Lawry's the Prime Rib Celebrates Its 75th Anniversary!

Jay Weston | Posted 08.12.2013 | Los Angeles
Jay Weston

We can all relish the knowledge that as Lawry's the Prime Rib celebrates its 75th anniversary, it has remained true to its tradition and will only get better, more satisfying and more fulfilling.

Young Chef Wins Fabulous Job in TV Competition

Jay Weston | Posted 05.18.2013 | Los Angeles
Jay Weston

An extraordinarily talented young chef, Mette Williams, entered a TV competition on a whim... and won it after many trials. The prize... a job as executive chef at the upscale famous Culina Modern Italian.

Hinoki & the Bird Is Truly Extraordinary

Jay Weston | Posted 05.07.2013 | Los Angeles
Jay Weston

We have such a treasure in Hinoki & the Bird, sitting at the base of the luxurious Century Tower, which will probably be closest that any of us ever gets to visit it.

MR Chow: From the Hills to the Beach

Scott Bridges | Posted 04.15.2013 | Los Angeles
Scott Bridges

MR Chow represents the best of Beijing cuisine, and provides a quality fine dining option in Malibu.

PHOTOS: Baby Umamis!

This article comes to us courtesy of Tasting Table Los Angeles. Each month, HuffPost LA joins our friends at Tasting Table Los Angeles to highlight...

PHOTOS: Worth The Drive

Zagat | Posted 01.26.2013 | Los Angeles

The BevMo Holiday Beerfest happens at Golden Road Brewery Saturday. Forty five dollars gets you unlimited samples of holiday beers from from breweries like Ass Kisser, Big Hurt, Chimay, Hanger 24, Rogue, The Brewery, and more.

Los Angeles Dining Deals and Events Nov. 17-25

Zagat | Posted 01.19.2013 | Los Angeles

In Sandy Relief news, eat the yellowtail carpaccio and drink the Fusion Shot at Koi throughout the month, and 100 percent of the proceeds will go to the American Red Cross for Sandy response via the restaurant's charitable foundation, Just a Little.

Los Angeles Dining Deals and Events October 29-November 4

Zagat | Posted 12.29.2012 | Los Angeles

One of North Hollywood's newest, Bow & Truss, launched its new lunch menu last week. Now you can get mid-day Latin-inspired dishes like grilled sea bass tacos with carrot slaw and open-faced bocadillos with pulled chicken or cheesy jamon.

Los Angeles Dining Deals and Events October 22-28

Zagat | Posted 12.22.2012 | Los Angeles

Suzanne Tracht welcomes fall with a menu of new dishes every Monday at Jar, each showcasing a single ingredient. Tonight it's all about duck -- duck sausage, roasted duck breast with pears and masala, and sticky toffee pudding (no duck).

Xen Lounge: Be Here Now

Scott Bridges | Posted 12.10.2012 | Los Angeles
Scott Bridges

Xen Lounge is something unique in the area, and should be on everyone's dining list. Given these dog days of Indian summer, however, I suggest a late dinner to beat the heat -- that and a chilled glass of one of their cocktails.

PHOTOS: 13 Spots That Changed LA Dining Forever

Zagat | Posted 11.21.2012 | Los Angeles

Our restaurants have made an impact both here and across the country. They've created some of America's favorite dishes, like French dips and tuna tartare. These are the game-changers that forever changed where and how we dine out.

Think You Know Your Coffee?

Zagat | Posted 11.17.2012 | Los Angeles

Today marks the halfway point to St. Patrick's Day, a.k.a Half-Way Day, and Tom Bergin's is celebrating in true Irish style.

West 4th and Jane: Modern Comfort

Scott Bridges | Posted 10.14.2012 | Los Angeles
Scott Bridges

If not for the sandwich board out front with the daily specials, you might miss what is essentially a hole in a wall in downtown Santa Monica. But through that hole (it's actually a door), is one of the better burger-and-beer joints on the coast.

Are You Kidding, Newsweek? Farmshop the Best L.A. Restaurant?

Jay Weston | Posted 10.10.2012 | Los Angeles
Jay Weston

I eagerly opened my current issue of Newsweek and then threw the magazine in the trash with utter disgust after perusing the story.

Los Angeles Dining Deals and Events August 6-12

Zagat | Posted 10.06.2012 | Los Angeles

So you want to be a mixologist? Take the Cocktail Crafting class Tuesday with the Institute of Domestic Technology and Oldfield's Liquor Room's Aaron Stepka.

15 Neighborhood Gems in and Around L.A.

Zagat | Posted 09.30.2012 | Los Angeles

While it's impossible to hit every little enclave around LA in one roundup, we've asked a few food folk where they like to eat in their area, and highlighted some of our own favorites.

Los Angeles Dining Deals and Events July 30-August 5

Zagat | Posted 09.29.2012 | Los Angeles

Catch The Goonies on the rooftop at the Thompson Beverly Hills on Tuesday. Grab a cabana or settle in poolside for the flick -- you get free popcorn, or you can order off of the special movie-night menu from Caulfield's.

Entertaining Those Out-of-Town Guests

Broke Girls Guide | Posted 09.10.2012 | Los Angeles
Broke Girls Guide

The truth is that there are plenty of ways to entertain your out-of-town guests without their trip turning into a sightseeing nightmare. Here are a few fun ideas, depending on who happens to be visiting.

PHOTOS: 10 Hottest New Restaurants

Zagat | Posted 08.14.2012 | Los Angeles

Our chefs are redefining what it means to cook 'California cuisine. Sharing is encouraged; using utensils is optional. Here are the 10 hottest openings so far this year, from Downtown to Santa Monica and everywhere in between.

PHOTOS: Warm Weather Delights

Each month, HuffPost LA joins our friends at Tasting Table to highlight our five favorite finds from the city's sprawling culinary scene. After eating...

Lawry's The Prime Rib: In L.A., Even the Restaurants are Theatrical

Mark C. Miller | Posted 06.16.2012 | Los Angeles
Mark C. Miller

The beef is carved right before your eyes -- sort of like Benihana's, only much slower and if you try to pick up one of these cuts of meat with chopsticks, chances are the most you'd get is a hernia.

Jonathan Gold's 99 Essential Restaurants List Revealed

LA Weekly | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

When is a restaurant not a restaurant? It's not a rhetorical question, actually, not this year. I really don't know. Because just as parts of Los Ange...