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The Greyhound

July 24, 2014
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Return to Highland Park! I’m rarely in that ‘hood but found myself back after Sunday’s brunch… …The Greyhound is a bar that opened earlier this year.  I was invited to check them out. Arrived at noon on a Monday, so no alcohol for me.  Well, never alcohol for me… …but I did find a willing partner! […]

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Sonny’s Hideaway

July 21, 2014
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Mia and I had a Sunday brunch date… …we met just down the street from Galco’s, at Sonny’s Hideaway. As you can imagine, this place probably gets all Mad Men in the evening… …we were the first ones there at 11am, though, so no cocktails. To start – a refreshing Citrus Salad with beets, goat cheese, […]

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Fry-Day

July 20, 2014
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Islands recently gifted me with a certificate; I’ve been saving it – and at the end of last week, definitely needed a “vacation.” Picked Abe up from work, and headed to Burbank. We wolfed down a plate of cheese fries.  Why are their cheese fries so epic? Barely had room for our entrees – Grilled Veggie […]

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Fred Segal Mauro Cafe

July 16, 2014
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Inside Fred Segal on Melrose is Mauro Cafe. I met up with Emily this morning, who invited me in to check out their breakfast. Perfect Brioche Buns… …Scrambled Eggs… …Smoked Salmon, with Cucumbers… …two runny poached eggs… …and a choice of fruit or salad. They also have a full lunch menu, weekend brunch, and dinner on […]

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More Sun More Cafe

July 10, 2014
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SunCafe Organic is one of my favorite vegan restaurants in Los Angeles.  They moved, but just up the street… …to a bigger space with valet parking (free if you’re picking up for takeout)… …and a patio. Dogs welcome! My favorite vegetarian was my date, of course. I didn’t have any of the alcoholic stuff… …but […]

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