Sunday, March 29, 2015

Restaurants & Bars

Weekend Bite: Belle’s Bagels of Eagle Rock


The hand-rolled bagels made by Belle’s Bagels of Eagle Rock are now available for pick up at La Perla bakery in Highland Park (you still need to order in advance). Valentina Silva of Eastside Food Bites first impression: “Pretty dang good. Crunchy on the outside, chewy on the inside.” Read More »

Goodbye Madame Matisse, hello Purgatory Pizza


SILVER LAKE —  Purgatory Pizza of Boyle Heights is expanding west, opening a second outlet in the former Madam Matisse restaurant in a row of Sunset Boulevard storefronts where other changes are in the works. Workers are in the process of transforming the former Madame Matisse, ... Read More »

Weekend Bite: Rustic Italian in Atwater Village


ATWATER VILLAGE — The transformation of the former Acapulco’s into the All’Acqua Restaurant has brought some rustic Italian cooking to Glendale Boulevard’s strip of restaurants and cafes. Jenn Pan, who sent in two photos, enjoyed the food and drinks: Amazing new house-made pastas and wood-fired pizzas ... Read More »