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Nickel Diner

  1. design
    How These Restaurateurs Turned a $5 Chinese Buffet Into a Sleek, Modern DinerThe impressive design work at Nickel & Diner plays off its century-old pagoda-style building.
  2. Grub Guide
    Eight Places to Pig-Out Before ‘The Aporkalypse’Pork belly served eight ways, Iberico raw and in ice cream, and crispy pig head croquettes await.
  3. Openings
    Sharlena Fong Opens Semi-Sweet Bakery in DowntownThe former Per Se pastry chef unites with James Gonzalez for their own sweet and savory bakery.
  4. Beef
    Nickel Diner’s Monica May: ‘Umami…Irritates The S@#t Out of Me’We do the math and find the two aren’t so different after all, despite what she says.
  5. Quote of the Day
    Nickel Diner Sounds Off On Wayward YelpersKristen Trattner hopes you’ll at least come inside before dissing the place.
  6. The Other Critics
    Jonathan Gold Inhales The Glories of Spice Table; Brad A. Deems Son of a Gun TheBryant Ng scores big with L.A. Weekly, while the former Angeleno critic thinks the Animal team has another hit on their hands.
  7. Celebrity Settings
    Ryan Phillippe ‘Discovers’ Gritty L.A. Eateries You’ve Already Eaten AtThe actor is at least getting Downtown more than his counterparts.
  8. Mediavore
    Where to Get Shots of Horse Semen; SoCal Food Prices Hit Two-Year HighA New Zealand food festival plans to supply a strange libation, while local shoppers are hit hard at the grocery store.
  9. The Other Critics
    Gold Decodes Lukshon; Virbila Labels Petrossian a FindL.A. Weekly welcomes Sang Yoon’s restaurant to the neighborhood, while The L.A. Times checks in on Petrossian’s new chef.
  10. The Other Critics
    Gold Crowns a New BBQ King; Patrick Kuh Picks 2010’s Best New RestaurantsLos Angeles magazine puts Lazy Ox Canteen at the top of its list, while Capo vets do brisket and beef ribs just right in Van Nuys.
  11. Slideshow
    What You Missed at Taste of Beverly HillsFour days of chef sightings, cooking demos, and wine and cuisine appreciation left a nice taste in the mouths of 90210 residents and guests.
  12. Slideshow
    The Los Angeles Sandwich RegisterIn a big sandwich town, these are carving out their own legends.
  13. Chef Shuffle
    Pastry Chef Sharlena Fong Exits Nickel DinerFormer Water Grill and Bastide pastry chef Koa Duncan might take her place.
  14. Foodievents
    LudoBites Returns for Jonathan Gold’s Food EventAfter last year’s debacle, will foodies part with their cash?
  15. Neighborhood Watch
    Nick & Stef’s Gets Jazzy; Farrell’s Ice Cream Returns to Mission ViejoSplichal’s Downtown steakhouse will sing a new tune and a legendary ice cream maker comes home.
  16. T.V. Land
    Guy Fieri Honors Nickel Diner Tonight on Diners, Drive-Ins, and DivesGuy Fieri pays a visit to Downtown’s newest retro diner.