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The August Hit List: All Time, El Granjero Cantina, Lasita, and More

Even with changing mask mandates (get covered, stay covered!), our perfect L.A. summer continues to roll on like a skateboarder…

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The Dresden is, indeed, back. // Photo courtesy of The Dresden

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The July Hit List: Greekman’s, The Dresden, El Ruso, Afuri Ramen, and More

Do you hear that? That’s the sound of L.A. coming back to life. When the state fully opened on June…

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The June Hit List: E.P. & L.P., Everson Royce, Today Starts Here, and More

For a politician to say, “We will open everything at full capacity by June 15,” and for it actually to…

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The flavor mashups are everywhere to be found at Hanchic.

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The May Hit List: Guelaguetza, Hanchic, U Street Pizza, Morihiro, and More

The COVID cloud has lifted from Los Angeles — in a proverbial sense of course. While the virus threat is…

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The spread at Nossa.

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The April Hit List: Nossa, The Griddle at Yamashiro, Daybird, and More

With COVID case numbers going down and vaccine numbers going up, restaurants have been rolling right back into service all…

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Courtesy Superba Food + Bread

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The March Hit List, Lunch Edition: Larry’s Smashburgers, Superba, Gamboge, and More

Hard to believe we’ve been living in a pandemic loop for a full year. With the rollercoaster of COVID-era dining…

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A full grilling spread at Genwa.

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The February Hit List: Crudo e Nudo, Genwa, Mantee Cafe, Shiku, and More

January is always a blur. But February comes, and we start to feel like ourselves again, finally getting your sea…

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Saso's salmon carpaccio.

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The January Hit List: Ditroit, Madre, Citizen Public Market, Saso, and More

A new year always brings promise — to right the wrongs of the prior one, to forge a new path,…

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Pasta, more pasta, and kale salad reconsidered, at Jame Enoteca.

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The December Hit List: Found Oyster, Bowery Bungalow, Pearl River Deli, and More

With the news, right before Thanksgiving, that all restaurants in Los Angeles had to cease in-person dining and drinking for…

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The ribeye steak at Keepers LA.

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The November Hit List: Damian, Angler, Eszett, Keepers LA, and More

The biggest surprise for Los Angeles’ fall dining season during a pandemic isn’t that we’re still dining outside. It’s that…

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