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Archive: May 2014

Dining in LA-My Best Bite of the Week: S’mores Cookie

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When I saw this beautiful S’mores Cookie at LA Spice Café in Culver City I couldn’t resist.  The temperature was quite warm outside and so the thought of enjoying such a treasured summertime treat without the need for a campfire appealed to me.  It was basically a chocolate chip cookie with five marshmallows placed on…

Dining in LA-My Best Bite of the Week: Superba Food + Bread

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Superba Food + Bread is a great new restaurant on Lincoln Boulevard in Venice.  Yes it’s related to Superba Snack Bar, also in Venice, on Rose Avenue.  My friend RF wanted to celebrate her birthday at the new outpost, so we met for a mid-week lunch and loved it!  There is a small dedicated parking…

The Dining Terrace at Westfield Culver City

Mud Hen Burger

The Dining Terrace at Westfield Culver City is certainly not your standard mall food court.  Oh sure, they offer some of the typical choices you’ve come to expect in a shopping mall food court:   Sbarro, Panda Express, Burger King.  But LA Times food critic Jonathan Gold had pretty high praise in this LA Weekly article,…

Dining in LA-My Best Bite of the Week: Dole Whip Float at Disneyland

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Earlier this week I had occasion to spend a day at Disneyland and California Adventure with some very special friends visiting from Northern California.  They were in Anaheim for a school band concert.  Breakfast was eaten before we got to the park, lunch was a fun picnic packed by my BFF Sarah and enjoyed in…

Happy 100th Birthday Bevery Hills

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Happy 100th Birthday Bevery Hills Beverly Hills just celebrated its 100th birthday in typically over the top style with a ten foot tall chocolate cake that was cut into 15,000 slices and served to tourists and locals on ritzy Rodeo Drive. That street has been made famous in films like Pretty Woman, Beverly Hills Cop…