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Hache LA

Hache LA opened a few months ago in Silver Lake and invited me to come by for a tasting.  They do pretty much one thing: Burgers. For just a couple bucks more than you’d spend at McDonald’s, you get a freshly-ground patty made from 100% USDA Angus Sirloin… …made when you order it. The outdoor patio reminded me of a Beer

Greenleaf Gourmet Chopshop – Hollywood

Greenleaf Gourmet Chopshop is one of my favorite local chains (and places to spot celebs) – I’ve visited the Beverly Hills/Century City locations – and now there’s one just up the street from me in Hollywood, right next to The Pantages and Delphine. The outdoor patio has a view of Hollywood Boulevard, and their herb/lemon tree garden… We opted to sit in

Pono Burger

Pono Burger has been on my radar since it opened last year; I was invited for a hosted lunch, to see what Chef Makani Gerardi (of Hawaii’s Ultimate Burger) did with the Santa Monica Space… …housed in a Quanset Hut from World War II. They’ve got a Wood-Fire Grill… …where all their burgers are cooked. The Paniolo – English Smoked Cheddar, Niman Ranch