M.B. Post to start brunch service, sports and brunch at Rush Street

Kick off the New Year with M.B. Post in Manhattan Beach as they kick off their brunch menu on Monday, January 2 from 10 AM to 1:30 PM. Serving up small plates such as pecan sticky buns; truffle honey laced organic fried chicken; ricotta-stuffed French toast, and the M.B. Post Benedict – an organic egg, La Quercia Prosciutto, rocket greens, bacon cheddar buttermilk biscuit and hollandaise. Regularly scheduled brunch will begin January 7th, opened Saturdays and Sundays from 10 AM to 1:30 PM. 1142 Manhattan Ave., Manhattan Beach, CA 90266. 310-545-5405.

Join Rush Street in Culver City for their Super Sports Sunday on January 1st to enjoy all New Year’s Day games at once while you load your empty belly with the Red Zone Brunch offering build-your-own omelets, breakfast burritos and tater tots, as well as a bottomless bloody Mary bar and bottomless mimosas. As an added treat, you can enjoy brunch Monday, January 2 from 10 AM to 3:30 PM for the “Overtime/Bonus Brunch.” 9546 Washington Blvd., Culver City, CA 90232. 310-837-9546.

El Carmen, tequila & mescal bar wants you to celebrate your ‘last year on earth’

El Carmen on 3rd in Los Angeles is celebrating New Year’s Eve with a “Last Year on Earth Party”, a tribute to the end of the Mayan calendar. The Saturday event will have no cover and comes with a Champagne toast at midnight plus music by Indie 103.1’s DJ José Galván. El Carmen currently houses more than 400 tequilas and mescals. For reservations call 323-852-1552. 8138 West 3rd St., Los Angeles, CA 90048.

2011 brewery round up

For all you beer lovers, we’ve compiled a list of all the breweries that we’ve visited this year with the interviews from brewers you wish you met. Read More

2011 chef and restaurateur round up

Check out the restaurants we hit up this year and the many chefs/restaurateurs that we had the privilege to sit down with. Read More