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By Jenni Simcoe — October 13, 2010 — 10 Comments

Chef Nozawa’s newest sushi spot will add another option to 7th Street’s Restaurant Row when it opens for lunch on Thursday.

D-Town Burger Bar

By Eric Richardson — October 13, 2010 — 6 Comments

A year and a half after its 6th Street intro, D-Town Burger Bar's second location opened Tuesday on 8th Street next door to the Golden Gopher.

Ocho Mexican Grill

By Jenni Simcoe — October 13, 2010 — 6 Comments

Ocho Mexican Grill, also humorously monikered OMG, opened recently on the ground floor of Library Court at 6th and Hope. Owner Chris Zuber says the name Ocho came...

Seven Grand - Bar View

By David Markland — October 13, 2010 — 6 Comments

Incentives for designated drivers visiting Downtown bars and restaurants include free games of pool, French fries, jukebox picks, and non-alcoholic drinks.

Swill Automatic Courtesy Swill Automatic

Swill Automatic Set to Open in the Arts District

By Jenni Simcoe — October 12, 2010 — 18 Comments

The Arts District has had a series of foodie hits in the past few years. Swill Automatic tries to become the latest hit when it opens its doors on Saturday.


By Pamela Rouse — October 11, 2010 — 14 Comments

The restaurant space at 442 E. 2nd has gone through a number of iterations over the past few years. Now Hashi Ramen House opens its doors for inexpensive evening eats in Little Tokyo.

Wolfgang Puck L.A. Bistro Eric Richardson

Wolfgang Puck Bistro to Become Pizzeria Urbano

By Jenni Simcoe — October 08, 2010 — 7 Comments

The Wolfgang Puck L.A. Bistro at 6th and Hope is changing hands and next year will be relaunched as a pizza place from Library Bar's Michael Leko.

Zocalo Cocktail Party at Union Station

By Michael F. Robleto — October 07, 2010

213 and Jonathan Gold bring their cocktail party back to Union Station this Saturday, raising money for the Zocalo Public Square lecture series.

Mike Ilic of Gram & Papa's Jenni Simcoe

Pop-Up Pays Off for Gram & Papa’s

By Jenni Simcoe — October 07, 2010 — 2 Comments

Business is up at Mike Ilic's Fashion District cafe since he brought in the pop-up dinner spot LudoBites. Now Ilic is looking at adding his own dinner service.

O Hotel Lobby

By Michael F. Robleto — October 06, 2010 — 15 Comments

After meeting up with you to check out Downtown's nightlife, where should you send your friends for a cheap hotel stay?

Chef Christian Page of Daily Dose Stephanie Pick Photography

Stuffed, Locally

By Jenni Simcoe — October 06, 2010 — 3 Comments

At last week's Foodstuff LA event, attendees learned about locally-grown items from chef Christian Page, who will soon be opening Daily Dose.