Gastronomy in the Garden at The Royce


As we continue to grow more conscious of our carbon footprint and the ways we affect our world, the way that we eat has also gained much attention. From fair trade issues to the slow food movement to the locavore movement, chefs are actively green and environmentally conscious now more than ever. Last week, Chef David Feau of The Royce at the Langham Huntington Hotel in Pasadena, CA held a special dinner – Gastronomy in the Garden, introducing their organic and eventually self-sustaining garden at The Royce.  Read More

Celebrate Labor Day

J Nichols Sausage Sandwich 2

If you love 3 day weekends as much as we do, then you, too, must be bursting with excitement. But what to do with the extra time off? Here are some options. Read More


FigOly at the Luxe City Center Hotel


 Join the Luxe City Center Hotel in Downtown Los Angeles in welcoming FigOly with former Top Chef contestant, Chef Alex Resnik. This Californian restaurant with a Northern Italian flare boasts of a main dining room with a bar and lounge, as well as a outdoor terrace overlooking L.A. Live. FigOly currently offers breakfast, lunch, and dinner menus, an outdoor terrace menu, and a list of artisan cocktails. Read More

Events & Festivals

Oktoberfest is just around the corner


Join Wirtshaus in Los Angeles, CA starting Saturday, September 22 at 3:00PM through Saturday, October 20, 2012 for Oktoberfest.  Be there to kick off the event, as a surprise celebrity – German of course, will be tapping the ceremonial keg to be served “on the house” to  seated guests with the purchase of an entrée. The remainder of the festival includes rotating food and drink specials, live traditional German music on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturday, and Erdinger giveaways! 345 N. La Brea Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90036.

Food Drink Report

Summer Rose Special at Monsieur Marcel


Join Monsieur Marcel in Los Angeles, CA for the Summer Rose Special priced at $12.50 per guest at the Original Farmers Market location only, day or night. This deal includes:

– Monsieur Marcel Malbec Rose 2011 Pays D’Oc
– Cuvee du Golf de Saint Tropez Cotes-de-Provence 2011
– Tavel Vignobles du Soleil 2010
– A selection of Monsieur Marcel brand tapenades, including Black Olive, Caponata & Lemon Artichoke

6333 W. 3rd Street, Los Angeles, CA 90036.