Month: February 2011

Luna Park – Innovative Comfort Food

Blood orange mojitos arrived with adorable plastic cocktail mermaids and donkey hanging from the rim of the glass. I smiled as I fondly remembered receiving these tiny collectibles as a child from my parents after a night out on the town. While sipping our…

District Grill

In the heart of West Hollywood there is a building on the corner of Santa Monica Blvd. and Larrabee that was the First National Bank in the 1920s. It embodies the Italian style of architecture with its large arched windows and detailed molding. In…

Bar Toscana – Creative Italian Tapas

Working in a high rise building on San Vicente Blvd. in Brentwood, during the late 80s, I frequented the restaurant, Toscana. It was a block from my office and the maitreā€™d, Francesco Greco, always welcomed my guests and me warmly. He treated us as…

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