Heating up Silver Lake’s dining scene is the recent nomination of Italian eatery Alimento in Bon Appétit’s list of America’s Best New Restaurants 2015. Alimento was one of the only four Los Angeles restaurants to make the cut. Read More »
Retrosuperfuture shines on Silver Lake; fresh produce hits Hi-Fi corner markets; Eastside’s essential pizza joints; Boyle Heights helps step up your taco game
The outlook is looking bright for Retrosuperfuture with the opening of its second location for all things eyewear in Silver Lake, reported Women’s Wear Daily. The Milan-based contemporary eyewear brand took over the 1,900 square foot retail space that once housed part Living Room, a furniture store, on Sunset Boulevard. Read More »
SILVER LAKE — What’s the difference between a Whole Foods Market and a 365 by Whole Foods Market? Silver Lake shoppers will find out after the high-end grocery store chain announced today that the store it is planning to open on Glendale Boulevard will not be a ... Read More »
Highland Park’s cheap eats and pool hall makeover; sleek menswear boutique struts into Silver Lake; farmers’ market incentives for low-income shoppers
The days of Highland Park Pool & Billiards are apparently numbered with the coming of the tentatively named concept, Hi-Hat, Eater LA reports. Behind the change are Dustin Lancaster, Ross Stephenson and Michael Blackman, the same folks who brought The Hermosillo and Highland Park Brewery to the neighborhood (Lancaster is also behind L&E Oyster Bar in Silver Lake) Read More »
Silver Lake’s Cliff’s Edge loses top chef; sampling birria in Boyle Heights; Eagle Rock’s Zweet Station dumps the sweets for caffeine
Vartan Abgaryan, executive chef of Cliff’s Edge for the past two and a half years, recently announced that he is leaving his position at the signature Silver Lake dining destination to become chef and partner of 71Above, a new restaurant located at the seventy-first floor of the US Bank Tower in DTLA Read More »
SILVER LAKE – After sitting dormant and vandalized for several months, the former home of Silverlake furniture at the corner of Sunset Boulevard and Benton Way has seen a lot of activity in recent weeks. Workers have been replacing the roof of the brick building while ... Read More »
Boyle Heights youth leaders whip up a healthy cookbook; Silver Lake says bonjour to A.P.C., Shout & About is going all out in Echo Park
Sixteen youth leaders from Boyle Heights and East Los Angeles share their effortless yet nutritious recipes that even their high school peers could make in the recently released collaborative, “Mi Vida, Mi Salud Cookbook,” Boyle Heights Beat reports.
LOS FELIZ -- From her second-floor shop on the border of Los Feliz and Silver Lake, Hayley Nahmias of Video Journeys has watched former rivals down on Hyperion Avenue close over the years: Blockbuster. Video Active. Video Hut. Now it's Nahmias' turn to hold a going out of business sale. After more than three decades in business, Video Journeys is closing at the end of July.
Zero-waste brewery barrels into Boyle Heights; in Silver Lake, gone is a grilled cheese shop & LACAUSA’s Cali style launches
Dave Hodgins’ Dry River Brewing Company is raising the bar of craft brewery when it opens its doors for business this fall in Boyle Heights. The Los Angeles Times reports that the 34-year-old is determined to create the greenest brewery in Los Angeles by eventually producing zero-waste beer. How?
EAGLE ROCK -- After about 25 years in Eagle Rock, Super A Foods market is closing and will be replaced by the fast-growing Sprouts Farmers Market chain, according a store manager.