Have your berries and drink them, too, with cocktails in LA! Fruit and veggie-based drinks are all the rage this summer. Whether you’re into grapefruit, pineapple, lemons, oranges or even tomatoes, grab the sunscreen and get ready to quench that healthy thirst.
Boiled, fried, grilled or baked, there are lots of ways to enjoy one of our favorite seafood delights — shrimp. Because these crustaceans are easy to fish for, they’ve been a (tasty) mainstay on restaurant menus around the world for years Today, the nation’s top chefs are continuing to answer the call, creating all sorts of ways for you to dig into this beloved “fruit of the sea.”
Looking to change it up for your next girls’ night out in LA? Cocktails, great food, cool settings — these LA hot spots have it all. So circle up with your closest friends, and head out to catch up at these awesome restaurants:
Burrata, a farm-fresh cheese imported directly from Southern Italy, is one food trend we hope is here to stay. If you haven’t yet tried the cheesy delight, what on earth are you waiting for? Made from mozzarella and cream and meaning “buttery” in Italian, burrata has a smooth, soft texture and a subtle flavor that’s still rich and satisfying. Here are 4 bangin’ spots to get burrata in LA.
Whether you like your chicken fried, grilled, baked or broiled, there’s a stellar, original-white-meat dish out there for everyone. The versatile poultry goes great with everything from healthy roasted vegetables to comforting, hearty sides (mac ‘n cheese, we’re looking at you). Here are a few of our favorite chicken dishes to enjoy in the City of Angels.
Whether they’re from the East Coast or West Coast, bivalves are one of our favorite things to enjoy with a crisp glass of wine or a cold beer. And LA has some fantastic options for getting great oysters (not to mention clams, scallops, mussels, lobster, crab legs and shrimp cocktail). Here are some of the best places to enjoy raw bar specialties:
Our love affair with Mexican food knows no bounds. To us, heaven is an endless supply of tacos and enchiladas, chips with salsa and guacamole, and tangy margaritas to wash it all down. If you’re looking for somewhere to kill your craving for those spicy Latin flavors, here’s where you’ll find some of the best Mexican food in LA — plus a cool crowd to enjoy it with:
We’re almost halfway through spring, which means summer’s right around the corner! Since a little light seafood is perfect for getting us all beach-season ready, we’ve rounded up a few of our favorite SoCal fish dishes. Here are 6 in LA that you’ll get along with swimmingly:
Whether it’s to celebrate a birthday, promotion or just a Tuesday, there’s always a reason to gather up a group and go out for a great meal. With all types of crowd-pleasing cuisines and a variety of seating options, LA has plenty to offer. From a serene courtyard oasis to a trendy, modern atmosphere, these 12 spots will give you a leg up on your next group outing.
Spring is in full swing! That means fresh flowers, gorgeous produce, and one of our favorite things about the season, al fresco eating and drinking. Soak up the warmer weather with friends and a beverage (or several) at one of these great LA spots with outdoor space.