la restaurants

LA is notorious for having trendy eateries and hotspots. But everyone who lives in LA knows many of those places are a little overhyped and overpriced. Luckily I’ve done my research (aka a lot of eating) and have come up with a list of some of some of my favorite restaurants that are worth the hype and the terrible valet costs. Beverly-Grove The Bazaar: I celebrated my 30th Birthday here and absolutely loved it. My friend called this place a “dining experience” and that describes it perfectly. From the service to the décor to the unique food, it’s a foodie’s […]

Trendy LA Restaurants Worth the Hype

As a foodie, DineLA is prime time to be able to go try out new fun restaurants, as special menus are offered. While most “set menus” for special occasions like NYE and Valentine’s Day are over-priced and over-hyped, DineLA menus are actually meant to help you explore a restaurant’s menu at a reasonable price. Of course the key here is to find a great restaurant you want to try with a menu that sounds delicious and the price sounds perfect. As a bargain-hunter, I live for this stuff. This past weekend, my husband and I ventured to try Connie & […]

Dine LA 2016: Connie & Ted’s

If you follow me on Instagram, you may have noticed that I have been all over the LA scene: museums, lunch spots, lookout points and everything in between. As I check things off, I continually add things in. There’s so much to do and see, I’m enjoying all of it, especially the delicious food! Below is a list of some of my current faves –   Coffee Akasha Cafe (Downtown Culver City) – I’m very particular about how coffee tastes, and while Urth caffe is really popular, I actually prefer Akasha Cafe. This little coffee shop is next to Akasha […]

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