Events & Festivals

Valentines Day with your Sweetie

What to do? What to do?

Remember that one time – you know, that one time you thought “I don’t need to make plans or reservations for Valentine’s Day and it all worked out”? Right – SAID NO ONE EVER. Here’s a short round up of where to take your sweetie with time to make some rezzies. Read More

Food

Thanksgiving Roundup!

Gobble gobble

Winter has finally arrived in Los Angeles – well an LA winter that is. It’s time to stuff our faces and hibernate for Thanksgiving weekend. Read More

Food

Patina’s Paleo prix fixe menu

A closer look

The idea of eating healthy or diet food are usually synonymous with cardboard, flavorless, and just friggen gross. But not today folks, Patina in downtown Los Angeles’ Executive Chef Charlies Olalia has announced a Paleo prix fixe menu and with no particular end in sight. As we posted last week, fine dining and diet trends have collided at Patina with this seasonal/rotating menu and at a great value! Here’s a closer look: Read More

Paleo menu at Patina

Diet while dining out

As the fitness craze continues and Angelenos find themselves perpetually dieting and exercising, we all know the struggle of dieting while eating out. If you are following one of the more recent diet trends – the Paleo diet – a diet focused on consuming foods from our hunter-gatherer ancestors of the Paleolithic era, avoiding processed foods i.e. dairy, cereal grains, refined sugars, etc. and promoting weightloss and a number of health benefits; boy oh boy, its your lucky day!  Read More