BOYLE HEIGHTS – The beloved taco shop Guisados has become an Eastside fixture, having added a second shop in Echo Park last year. But now the restaurant’s reputation has spread beyond its Eastside’s confines, says LA Downtown News. Downtown patrons (and wayward Eastsiders, of course) can look forward to a new location coming to the Spring Arcade building.
In other Shopper & Diner news:
- Speaking of Boyle Heights, this Fourth of July weekend the neighborhood will be taking the farmers market concept to new heights or high. The LA Times reports that a cannabis-centric market debuting today, July 4, will cater to card-carrying medical marijuana patients can buy direct from growers. The California Heritage Market will be operate from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
- In case you’re feeling hungry, Eagle Rock is touting a new dessert outlet. Snow Station, a shaved ice purveyor, is now officially open, notes Eater LA.
- From the East Coast to Eastside, New York-based vegan footwear and apparel mainstay MooShoes will be opening up an L.A. location in Silver Lake, reports Racked LA. The boutique, which sells T-shirts and handbags in addition to its shoes, will be opening at 3116 Sunset Boulevard later this fall.
Marni Epstein is an entertainment, music, and lifestyle Journalist and resident of Echo Park. She has previously worked in the film and digital media industries with FOX and Sony Pictures Entertainment. She is currently also pursuing a Masters in Historic Preservation.