Tortilla Republic

My first experience at Tortilla Republic was in Poipu Beach, Kauai. The modern Mexican Grill and Margarita Bar offers a creative menu without using lard, unwanted preservatives or additives. Owned by the same restaurateurs who own Taste in the Pacific Palisades and on Melrose, they opened a second Tortilla Republic in West Hollywood in March…

The Abbey

When the glamorous Elizabeth Taylor passed away on March 23, 2011, people from all around the world mourned her loss. A group of her fans gathered at The Abbey in West Hollywood to memorialize the academy award-winning actress and philanthropist.    Taylor loved The Abbey. She would come at least once a week, towards the…

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 the late 60s, the inside of the building was transformed into…