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Kerry Simon

  1. RIP
    Chef Kerry Simon Has Passed AwayHe owned several restaurants in Las Vegas and famously cooked for rock stars.
  2. Chefs
    Chef Kerry Simon Battling Aggressive Parkinson’s Disease“It is heart-breaking. Kerry is the kindest, gentlest soul. This is beyond unfair.”
  3. Sin City
    Kerry Simon Cooking For Vegas’ New Strip Club/Day Club HybridDon’t be surprised if he never returns to L.A.
  4. Funnies
    L.A. Chefs Struggle To Replace Sex With FoodWolfgang Puck knows better than to step into the trap.
  5. Openings
    Kerry Simon’s SimonLA Closes at The Sofitel, Reopens As EstérelThe new restaurant serves French and Mediterranean under hotel chef Marius Blin.
  6. Sweet Stuff
    Public Kitchen, Kerry Simon, and Rustic Canyon Serve Dessert Platters…FromRustic Canyon pastry chef Laurel Almerinda is hand-making Twix, fleur-de-sel Mounds, and peanut butter cups.
  7. Slideshows
    A Look Into Rivera’s ‘End of Communism’ MenuChef John Sedlar artistically commemorates his 1992 march in Moscow’s May Victory Day Parade, which came mere months following the fall of The Soviet Union.
  8. Slideshows
    What You Missed at Taste of the Nation L.A.With a shared mission, L.A.’s chefs raised the stakes for great dishes at tasting events.
  9. Simply Simon
    Is Kerry Simon Going Into Business With Old Pal Bill Murray?The chef used to work with the comedian at a Chicago-area Little Caesar’s when they were both teens and now they might join forces at Caddyshack Restaurant.
  10. Slideshow
    Los Angeles Food & Wine: A Look at Last Night’s PremiereIn addition to L.A. heroes and chefs we’ve come to know from AWFF, we were happy to see Graham Elliott, Daniel Boulud, Lydia Shire, and Hubert Keller in town for a change.
  11. Sweet Things
    Kerry Simon Introduces Halloween Horror Bites to L.A. MarketThe chef tricks out his best-known treats.
  12. Radio Craves
    Cat Cora Plays Cut Creator on KCRWCora picks mom-friendly songs to be sure, but still passes our sound check.
  13. Slideshow
    Scenes From The Taste: ‘Burgers and Beer’Evan Funke took the day with Rustic Canyon’s impeccable burger.
  14. Truckin'
    Harry Morton Hits Vegas and All We Get Is Another Japanese Burger ConceptAt least chef Kerry Simon seems to like Fukuburger, coming to Hollywood this fall.
  15. Slideshow
    What You Missed at Taste of the NationWith great food and a committed sense of duty from the chefs, Taste of the Nation made for one of L.A.’s best tasting events of the year.
  16. Foodies With Benefits
    Free Cupcakes and Wine For Share Our Strength at SimonLA TonightChef Kerry Simon will be there to rock out with the crowd.
  17. Radio Craves
    DJ Kerry Simon Reveals Some Shallow Rocker Roots on KCRWSimon, who is guest-deejaying for KCRW, should be called “The Glam Rock” chef from now on.
  18. TV Land
    Hell’s Kitchen Winner Joins LA MarketKerry Simon welcomes Nona Sivley as chef de cuisine at his locavore cafe in Downtown, which should be very different from her last job at Chop’s Lobster Bar in Georgia.
  19. Foodievents
    What’s New For Restaurant Week(s)We will miss Lazy Ox and Providence this year, where we really want to eat at a discount.
  20. Neighborhood Watch
    Cabbage Patch Comes Downtown; Loteria Looking at Third Street PromenadeBoth Jimmy Shaw and Samir Mohajer’s empires grow in different directions.
  21. Marketing Gimmicks
    Rock N’ Roll Chef Bribes Diners With Free Tickets To See Train PlayKerry Simon is giving away free concert tickets at L.A. market tomorrow.
  22. Menus
    What To Eat From Simon L.A.’s New Dessert MenuThe junk food platter stays, even while a whole new menu of pastries is added.
  23. Openings
    Daniel’s Bar and Bistro Lands at Tom Bradley Terminal TodayChef Darrell A. Smith II trained under Kerry Simon and Marius Blin.
  24. Openings
    What to Eat at Patina’s New Market CafeA burrito named for chef Joachim Splichal comes to breakfast in Downtown L.A.
  25. Openings
    What to Eat at L.A. Market, Now Open at J.W. MarriottKerry Simon created the menu for Downtown’s latest hotel restaurant.
  26. Simply SImon
    Kerry Simon To Be Chef at L.A. Market (and Maybe Your Next Dinner Date)The Iron Chef burger battle winner will lend his name and hand to JW Marriott’s ground-floor restaurant.
  27. Mediavore
    Chef Kerry Simon Is Rumored To Be At JW Marriott; Fatburger Comes To ChinaTweeting reveals a celeb chef rumor for Downtown L.A. and China gets a SoCal burger chain.
  28. Lists
    Famous Chefs Sound Off on Final SuppersSeven chefs discuss their last suppers.
  29. Mediavore
    Buy Homegirl Cafe Salsa at Ralph’s; New Cooking Channel ComingHomegirl Cafe rolls out salsa for the supermarket and Scripps Network is creating a new food channel.
  30. In the Magazine
    Chefs Try to Take It to the Next Level in This Week’s Issue Five established chefs take center stage in this week’s issue – or six, if you count Kurt Gutenbrunner, who, per In Season, has a way with white asparagus. The others? Michael Anthony, the Blue Hill Haute Barnyard prodigy who stepped into Tom Colicchio’s shoes at Gramercy Tavern; Christopher Lee, a major rising talent who filled big shoes at Gilt; Kerry Simon, a Las Vegas–based Vongerichten lieutenant who is now doing the food for a giant karaoke bar; and finally Marco Canora and Asian dessert master Pichet Ong, whose long-awaited debuts, Insieme and P*Ong, respectively, open this week. All this star power, along with two short lists that couldn’t be more different, awaits in this week’s magazine.
  31. Openings
    ‘Special Buns,’ Besides J.Lo’s, to Be Served at Spotlight Live Recently Daily Intel reported that Jennifer Lopez and her hubby did their thing in public (sang together, that is) at new Times Square venue Spotlight Live. Now, as UrbanDaddy has it, Times Square tourists and boozed-up cubicle dwellers will be able to follow suit when the venue opens with a karaoke stage, a recording studio, a green room complete with makeup artist, and a Jumbotron broadcasting performances onto Times Square. If it sounds very Vegas, you won’t be surprised to hear that the place has brought in Kerry Simon, who was a partner at Mercer Kitchen and also put in time at La Cote Basque and Lutece before opening restaurants in Miami, California, and Sin City. You know, the “Rock and Roll chef”?