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Origin Kitchen and Bar

Origin Kitchen and Bar

Distilling down to the essence of American cuisine these days is tough, especially with the new crop of chefs…

Kozy Kitchen

Kozy Kitchen

Pancakes the size of your face, with that airy, fluffy texture—the kind that readily soaks up generous pours of…

Fundamental LA

Fundamental LA

Fundamental LA is the cozy wine bar college-town Westwood has been needing forever. Executive chef Philip Pretty puts the…

MeMe’s Diner

MeMe’s Diner

This unpretentious neighborhood joint zeros in on comfort food—meatloaf, chicken cutlets, patty melts, stove-top mac ’n’ cheese. Brunch is…

The Rustic

The Rustic

State pride is strong at this Uptown restaurant and bar—note the life-size metal longhorn outside the front door and…

Five Leaves

Five Leaves

While Five Leaves is tucked into a particularly cute corner of Brooklyn, it mimics the café culture of Paris…

Sunday in Brooklyn

Sunday in Brooklyn

This is the closest you’ll come to SoCal in BK. The avocado toast, the breakfast sandwich, the quinoa bowl—they’re…

Sawyer

Sawyer

Located on that stretch of Sunset dense with good restaurants (Silverlake Ramen, Night + Market Song), Sawyer holds her…

Street Burger

Street Burger

Sea-salt dusted fries served with srirachi aioli and chickpea battered onion rings are just one indication that this isn't…

Home/Made Hudson

Home/Made Hudson

After cutting their teeth for eleven years in Red Hook, Monica Byrne and Leisah Swenson of Home/Made decided to…