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9 must-try eggs Benedict dishes

You could order a bowl of fruit for breakfast, but we think you'll enjoy this more.

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Coachella 2015: The best food we ate at the festival

Let's be real: we also came to Coachella to eat.

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Restaurant review: Cassell's Hamburgers

Cassell’s Hamburgers reopens at The Normandie Hotel. But does it live up to the original?

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  • 2 out of 5 stars
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The best falafel in Los Angeles

All hail the chickpea.

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Los Angeles Eats Itself might give you nightmares

This dinner party is not for the faint of heart.

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Cassell's Hamburgers

Cassell’s Hamburgers reopens at The Normandie Hotel. But does it live up to the original?

Time Out says
  • 2 out of 5 stars
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Alma

We take a second look at the critically acclaimed Alma.

Time Out says
  • 4 out of 5 stars
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Odys + Penelope

Grilled entrées and exceptional desserts define the Hatfield's modern churrasco on La Brea.

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  • 4 out of 5 stars
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Ramen Champ

The eggs at Ramen Champ are perfect. The ramen? Not even close.

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  • 2 out of 5 stars
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LA's best steak frites

Steak and fries—two of our favorite food groups.

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The best grilled cheese sandwiches in LA

It's like bread and cheese got together and had a perfect food baby.

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The 10 most creative corn dogs in LA

Are corn dogs having a moment?

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The 11 best Armenian bakeries in LA

Craving nazook? Baklava? Popok? Here's where to find them.

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5 Thai dishes you should order besides pad Thai

It's time to step out of your comfort zone.

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Best brunch restaurants

Your weekend morning guide to eating and drinking at the best brunch restaurants in Los Angeles.

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Best Thai restaurants

Discover spicy soups, complex curries and flavorful stir-fries at LA's best Thai restaurants.

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Best cheap eats

These cheap eats pack as much flavor as they do value.

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Best coffee shops

We sipped our way through town to find the best coffee shops in LA.

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Best vegetarian restaurants

LA's best vegetarian-friendly restaurants are as varied as the city's neighborhoods, from meatless Chinese in SGV to an Italian hotspot in Venice.

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Best dim sum

Whether you’re hankering for juicy siu mai or char siu bao, here's your guide to the best dim sum breakfast spots in LA.

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The Secret Fork

Make sure you plan ahead before you check out The Secret Fork, an underground pop-up marketplace that suddenly appears in various venues around Southern California—attendees have to reserve a spot in advance before learning the secret location. On April 18, local chefs, artisanal food crafters, urban farmers, and pillars of the culinary community will gather somewhere in DTLA to share their goods, all made with ingredients and materials grown and raised in California. When all of your friends beg you to tell them where you got those beautiful blackberries or that grapefruit marmalade, you may find it difficult to keep The Secret Fork, well, a secret.

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Taco Madness 2015

Well, we just found your taco heaven. Taco Madness is happening, and some of LA’s best tacos will be in attendance: Mexicali Taco & Co., Mariscos Jalisco, Carnitas El Momo and Guerrilla Tacos, just to name a few. You definitely don’t want to miss the official crowning of LA's best taco master in the following categories: best asada, pork and mariscos. Be sure to vote for your favorite taco online and come with an empty stomach! Get ready to indulge in live music, cervesas, and tacos galore at this annual taco extravaganza.

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smoke.oil.salt Celebrates One Year Anniversary

Join smoke.oil.salt for a two-night celebration in honor of their one-year anniversary. Choose one of two seatings on either night (6:30 and 9pm) that includes a whopping 10-course menu of authentic Spanish dishes. The spread will include favorites like Bravas Trencades (fried potatoes with egg, ham and chorizo) and Polp a la Brasa (smoked octopus) and, for dessert, Crema Catalana (custard paired with passion fruit ice cream). A $25 three-wine pairing and $50 wine pairing flight of four wines, a beer or cider, and a sherry is also available. 

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Hops & Hopes Craft Beer Fest

A chance to sample hundreds of beers for a great cause? Uh, count us in. Beer Autism Hope and All About Beer magazine have announced the inaugural Hops & Hopes Craft Beer Fest, a festival that celebrates craft beer and raises awareness and funds to give aid to the autism community. A phenomenal lineup of breweries, both local and national, will be handing out their brews: Eagle Rock Brewing, Ladyface Ale, Firemans Brew, Bell's Brewery and Ballast Point, just to name a few. Think you've got a knack for making the good stuff? Enter the festival's homebrew contest here.

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Gin Cocktail + Oyster Shucking Workshop

With one hand on a bottle of Aviation gin and another attempting to shuck an oyster, you've got your work cut out for you at this gin cocktail and oyster class, held at The Jefferson in Culver City. But don't worry—The Whaling Club will guide you every step of the way at this hands-on workshop, where you'll make two gin cocktails and shuck a half dozen oysters (and leave with your very own oyster knife!). Purchase tickets here.

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Atwater Village Beer, Wine & Food Festival

Spend a sunny LA Sunday with craft beer, wine and food at the Atwater Village Festival. Take a tour of the parking lot of local businesses, Link N Hops and 55 Degree Wine, which will be transformed to host over a dozen local craft breweries, wine tasting booths, food vendors and live entertainment. A regular admission ticket gets you 15 drink tickets and a commemorative glass. But why not splurge and score early entry, an exclusive gift bag and unlimited wine and beer tastings with a VIP ticket.  

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