| Dec 22, 2011
| 8:31 PM
Seeking to celebrate the season but have no idea where to start? Our annual guide to all things holiday will help guide the way, regardless of where you live, work or play.
First up: the food.
For those shuddering at the thought of preparing a meal on...
| Dec 22, 2011
| 8:35 PM
Now that Christmas Eve has become a popular night to dine out, it's easy to find great restaurants open for dinner — but not so much on Christmas Day or evening. But we found four, with different price points, including Royal Khyber, which is one of...
| Dec 28, 2011
| 11:35 AM
If you're not all partied out from seeing 2011 off into the abyss, or if you overdid it and want to take some of the edge off, Delaney's New Year's Day Beer Brunch is the place be this January 1. You'll dine on four courses of familiar flavors —...
| Dec 29, 2011
Andrea Pappas founder of BrunchCritic.com stopped by with her top 3 New Year's Day brunch spots.
1) Fantastic Pancakes - 44&X Pancakes from 44 &X in Hell's Kitchen
2) If you didn't get enough drinks the night before Do-It-Yourself Bloody Mary Bars in...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 1:32 PM
Los Angeles is no farm town, but that doesn't mean Angelenos don't enjoy a traditional farmhouse-style Sunday brunch. You don’t need a big farmhouse to host a Farmhouse Brunch. You can set the right atmosphere in an urban loft or a Hollywood Hills...
| Jul 21, 2011
| 3:32 PM
Relay For Life begins Aug. 6
Teams are forming for the 10th annual Laguna Beach Relay for Life.
This year's event will be from 10 a.m. Aug. 6 to 10 a.m. Aug. 7 at El Morro Elementary School, 8681 N. Coast Hwy.
Form a team with family, friends or...
| Jul 29, 2011
| 9:59 AM
After watching Prince William and Duchess Catherine's recent pre-noon nuptials, you may now be finding yourself intrigued by the notion of I Do's that take place entirely during the daylight hours.
You're not alone.
According to Sarah Trotter, owner...
| Apr 18, 2007
LOX, matzo ball soup and corned beef sandwiches are on the menu, but Danny's Venice Deli isn't a traditional Jewish delicatessen — and getting comfortable with that idea is key to enjoying the many pleasures it offers. Over time, it's likely to...
| Jan 23, 2008
"EXPECT the expected" is usually the best slogan when you're invited for brunch, but what a new friend had waiting on his kitchen counter a few Saturdays ago was not just a fresh idea. It could be the greatest thing since sliced pizza.
My host, a...
| Oct 25, 2006
Order coffee at BLD, and a family-sized French press pot soon appears at the center of the table. Its stainless-steel sides prevent you from seeing inside, but your server will tell you precisely when to press the plunger. It pours out dark and strong,...
| Oct 24, 2007
ONE warm October evening, you're sitting outside with friends under trellises trained with bougainvillea, about to begin dinner on the terrace of one of the most glamorous hotels in the world. The wine's magnificent, the china's gorgeous. A plate of...
| Mar 19, 2008
Come this way, up the garden steps and into a backyard where the patio is canopied by an old avocado tree. Take a seat in the mild yellow light of the resurgent sun, and fill a plate from a buffet of brunch dishes as spring-like as they are appetizing and...