Hermosa’s Abigaile Restaurant

Hermosa Beach is known as a party destination with a vibrant surfer bar scene, however it’s gaining a more sophisticated culinary reputation with its newer upscale restaurants. We drove to the beach one recent Sunday afternoon to experience Abigaile restaurant, before seeing Jay Leno perform at the Hermosa Beach Comedy and Magic Club. Abigaile is…

Warren’s Blackboard

There is an innovative food and drink workshop, Warren’s Blackboard, located next to the Beverly Garland Hotel. Esteemed Executive Chef Warren Schwartz creates imaginative fare and beverages while waiting for his restaurant, The Frontyard, to open next door, later this year. Inside Warren’s Blackboard, the décor has a bit of a coffee shop feel with…

Al Bacio on Sunset Blvd.

Gourmet supplier Roberto Saracino, who owns and operates Liaison West, a high quality Italian food import business, partnered with Chef Christian Simionato to open Al Bacio, a new Italian restaurant on Sunset Boulevard. The restaurant showcases Italian dishes made from the finest olive oils, cheese, dried pastas, specialty risottos, prosciutto, and black and white truffles….