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Free Range LA

August 16, 2014
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I first met Jesse Furman, the owner of Free Range LA at Coffee + Food a few years ago – back then, then only way to experience his fried chicken was via a stand at The Melrose Place Farmers Market, or if you were lucky enough to attend an event he was catering. Now they’ve got […]

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Parks and Recreation

August 10, 2014
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I haven’t been back to Van Saun Park since I was 10… but I certainly don’t remember there being marsupials! Snakes… …on a train! I’m kinda obsessed with NJ Italian Food since we finished The Sopranos last year, so I was pumped for takeout from In Napoli (<—check out who’s eaten there)… …takeout for my nieces and […]

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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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Dr. Sandwich

June 30, 2014
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Dr. Sandwich recently opened and invited me to Beverly Hills for lunch… …reminds me of Subway or Chipotle, with a Mediterranean theme. Customize your sandwich on plain/whole wheat Baguette… …Lafa… …or pita.  That’s what I got, along with some Chicken Shawarma. Also on the menu – Paninis, Soup, French Fries, Chicken Schnitzel… …and vegetarian options – Falafel… …and Sabich […]

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La Poubelle

June 27, 2014
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I walk by La Poubelle every time I see a show at UCB; it’s always packed, but I haven’t been inside – other than one quick brunch, years ago. Things have changed since then – not necessarily with the decor… …but in the kitchen. “La Poubelle” literally means “garbage can” in French – the place […]

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