8.1

230 Forest

  If you live in Los Angeles chances are you've driven up the coast to Laguna Beach. This beautiful seaside village is a quintessential beach town where the dudes hang out in shorts most of year, surfers ride the waves, and the girls wear bikinis. The ...
6.9

Quick Eats: Stadium Club at Dodger Stadium

I eat out a lot, and so for the places that are casual I'm starting a series called Recent Eats. Here we see some of the best places I've been to recently, with foodporn to accompany. Last weekend I went to Dodger Stadium and had a great dinner at the Stadi...
7.6

Quick Eats: Kitchen 24

I don't get out to West Hollywood too often, but I did a few weeks ago and started at V Wine Lounge! Saw some great singing from my friend David, and drank some great wine! Then a few of us went to Kitchen 24 down the street and grubbed on some diner de...
8.6

Home Cooking: The Great Filet

There are few things that are both inexpensive and luxurious. A day at the spa costs hundreds of dollars, especially if you're going to Burke Williams. Great shoes, beautiful diamonds, a boat ride and the vintage single batch bottle of wine are all and even a ...
8.4

Home Cooking: Abundance

In a state of divine inspiration, and late night hunger, an idea came to me. This is not insignificant because in the past I’ve been able to conjure up very simple meals, and lately they consisted of fish and potatoes, or toast and avocado, or cereal. You know...
8.5

Public School 213

  Do you ever have that dream where you’re in high school or college, and it’s been four months and class is in session, and you know you’ve been skipping class?  And now, it’s time for the big test, and you know it’s possible to pass, but the reality ...
8.6

Journeys At Pechanga Casino

  You have a great weekend free and you want to do something fun. I like to play a little craps and you don't want to go to Vegas. You want to play 18 rounds on a beautiful course in SoCal. Whatever the reason you find yourself at Pechanga Casino. T...
8.4

Kelsey’s at Pechanga Casino

If you live in SoCal and you want to get away for a weekend trip I you can check out some of the outlying cities and counties. Pechanga Casino invited me out to check out their new restaurant called Kelsey's! The casino is popping. There's a great energy...
7.5

Tasti D-Lite

I loved the time I lived in NYC. The people are snappy. The air in Fall is crisp. The tall buildings house some of the best industry from media to banking to creative arts.  What an amazing city, and the food is no exception. Now, we have a taste of NYC in San...
8.4

Via Veneto

The art and entertainment of dining can be experienced in many ways. Eating in different countries gives you a feel for the culture, the politics and the way in which people live. In the US there are exceptional experiences to be enjoyed in restaurants acro...