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Pandemic Pop-Ups Are Changing How We Dine —
For the Better

Like many of us, chef Amy Yi had big plans this year. She’d just left her job of the past…

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Resy Spotlight

For Mozza’s Nancy Silverton, Flexibility Is the Future of Restaurants

Even by the standards of what the typical restaurateur has endured during the pandemic, Nancy Silverton has had a time…

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Chef Features

How Chefs Are Trying to Keep Their Favorite Farms and Fishmongers in Business

Any Los Angeles chef will tell you that a dish is only as good as its ingredients, from highly prized…

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Chef Features

At Dialogue, Dave Beran keeps pushing the conversation in new ways

When Dave Beran opened Dialogue in 2017, you could sense his wonder at his newly adopted city. “We had strawberries…

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Chef Features

Meet Samantha Quintero, the trailblazing chef quietly powering Night+Market Sahm

If you drop by Night+Market Sahm during Resy’s Off Menu Week LA (Feb. 24 to Mar. 1), you may notice…

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Chef Features

At Charcoal in Venice, dishes literally rise up out of the ashes

There’s something magical that happens when you throw a whole yam in a pile of hot ash. The skin acts…

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Chef Features

Reimagining Kaiseki Through the Lens of Three Award-Winning LA Chefs

L.A. is buzzing with kaiseki right now—the tradition of serving multi-course meals to celebrate the seasons with exacting technique and…

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Chef Features

15 Questions With Birdie G’s Jeremy Fox

For his brand-new Santa Monica restaurant, Birdie G’s, chef Jeremy Fox has teamed up with Colby Goff and partners Josh…

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Chef Features

Chef Javier Ramos is Silver Lake’s Best-Kept Secret

Now at Trois Familia—and on the cusp of opening his own neighborhood eatery—the chef is on a path to reinvent Los Angeles cuisine.

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Chef Features

Mei Lin Gets Up Close and Personal at Nightshade

With mashups like Korean tacos, Sichuan pizza, and Mexican hummus, these Los Angeles chefs are changing the way we eat today. Enter Mei Lin—the chef and agent of change behind buzzy eatery, Nightshade.

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