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  1. Chef Shuffle
    Blue Cow Seeking New Exec ChefNo word yet on the whereabouts of Joshua Smith.
  2. Openings
    What To Eat at The Misfit, Now Open in Santa MonicaLGO’s quirky new place pays tribute to Anisette, conceptual and romantic art, and farmer’s market food.
  3. Coming Soon
    Maison Giraud Eyes Mid-May OpeningThe chef plans simple dishes with an obsession with the Californian market.
  4. Empire Building
    Bob Lynn Comes Ripping Through AnisetteLa Grande Orange’s owner is taking over the space with a punky sounding restaurant called The Misfit.
  5. Openings and Closings
    In Case You Missed ItA rundown of what’s open and closed in 2010.
  6. Al Giraud
    How To Partner With Alain Giraud on Maison GiraudThe former Bastide and Anisette chef is looking for prospective investors with $25,000 to spare.
  7. Quote of the Day
    What Chef Alain Giraud Plans Post-AnisetteThe Anisette chef wants to create “a small French world in The Palisades.”
  8. Temporary Closings
    Anisette Isn’t Done Yet…Oh Wait, Yes It IsAlain Giraud, who recently announced an expansion to O.C., says the restaurant will stay open despite initial reports.
  9. Look Who’s Popping Up
    What To Eat Tonight As Josh Smith Re-Takes Test KitchenThe chef is preparing a high-end barbecue and exploring his new-found freedom from Church & State.
  10. Menus
    What to Eat While Anisette Pays Homage To BurgundyCoq au vin and trout Veronique showcase the classics of Beune.
  11. Openings
    Brit Gastropub Waterloo & City Opens Tonight in Culver CityChef Brendan Collins unveils his British gastropub for dinner.
  12. Foodievents
    Anisette Celebrates Rhône-Alpes At Dinner This WeekAlain Giraud offers a menu from one of the world’s best gastronomic regions.
  13. Foodievents
    Where to Show Alain Giraud and Nancy Silverton Your Jazz HandsChefs will cook for one night-only at Herb Alpert’s restaurant while backed by live musicians.
  14. Foodievents
    Kogi BBQ, Giruad, and Goin Coming to Food Fare This ThursdayFood trucks and a best chef of the year award will make their first appearances at Planned Parenthood Guild’s food event.
  15. Chef Shuffles
    Walter Manzke Will Leave Church & State; Anisette’s Joshua Smith Taking OverDowntown’s hottest bistro will keep the same menu as their chef looks for his own space.
  16. Slideshow
    Slideshow: What You Missed At Anisette’s Basque WeekPhotos of Anisette’s Basque additions to their Santa Monica brasserie.
  17. Freebies
    Anisette’s Alain Giraud Hands Out Free Mini Croque Monsieur TodayAnisette’s chef is treating Santa Monica passerby to free treats today.
  18. Truckin’
    Top Chefs Start Truckin’; Border Grill Spends a Day in Santa MonicaTop L.A. chefs hop aboard the food truck bandwagon.
  19. Neighborhood Watch
    Bazaar Gets a New Exec Chef; Anisette Goes Basque in Santa MonicaThe Bazaar gets a new chef, while Anisette serves a Basque menu through this week.
  20. User’s Guide
    L.A.’s Best Raw BarsWhere to go raw in Los Angeles these days