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  1. TV Land
    Boulud, Ducasse, and Savoy Take Los Angeles, Share a Bowl of Gummy BearsThe three French chefs are in town to shoot Masterchef and tweet a lot.
  2. The O.C.
    Fig & Olive Headed Towards Fashion IslandThese days a restaurant may have not really made it until it shows up in Orange County.
  3. Imports
    Hannosuke Importing Tokyo’s Tendon Tempura Bowls to MitsuwaThe business makes one item, tendon bowls cooked to order.
  4. Imports
    Austin’s Alamo Drafthouse Cinema-Restaurant Chain Is NYC-BoundBring on beers and burgers at the movies!
  5. Imports
    Austin’s La Condesa Coming to La BreaThe Austin location was nominated for a Best New Restaurant James Beard Award when first opened.
  6. Openings
    Jose Garces Brings El Jefe, Which is Essentially Distrito, to Palm Springs ThisThe new concept’s menu closely resembles the one found at the chef’s Distrito brand.
  7. Openings
    Let The Boozy Brunching Begin: Bagatelle Opens Today in West HollywoodBouchon vet Scott Quinn plans pickled pork belly and foie gras terrine on a seasonal menu. Oh, and champagne, lots of champagne.
  8. Mediavore
    Koreatown Building Inspector Probed by FBI; U.S. Gets More Salt From Bread ThanThe accused was observed taking an envelope of cash with his cup of tea at a hotel-restaurant.
  9. Imports
    Chicago’s Giuseppe Tentori to Cook at M.B. Post on February 24thFor some reason, David LeFevre’s new guest-chef and guest-farmer series is called “Can You Dig It?”
  10. Imports
    Bagatelle Opening in Early FebruaryGet your tans up to snuff and your ears tuned to techno, as the Euro-heavy New York import is coming soon.
  11. Empire Building
    Details Emerge on What Jose Garces Is Bringing to Palm SpringsThe Iron Chef plans on bringing his Basque Country-inspired Tinto and a Mexican themed restaurant to the hotel.
  12. Imports
    The Ace Hotel is Coming Downtown, Will Stumptown and Garces Follow?Speculation starts as to whether trendy Seattle brand will bring any of its restaurant partners to town, too.
  13. Openings
    France’s Fast-Casual Planetalis Opens Today in DowntownThis is the first U.S. location for the Gallic brand.
  14. Openings
    Bagatelle Barging Onto La Cienega, Have An Early Look InsideThe opening forms a Euro-heavy triumvirate, along with nearby Rose and Fig & Olive.
  15. Imports
    Sam Sifton Lands in Los Angeles, Makes Ed Hardy JokeThe recently promoted critic also eats at Mozza.
  16. Imports
    Jose Garces is Coming to Palm SpringsThe Philadelphia chef is likely linking up with the owners of The Ace Hotel.
  17. Imports
    Bagatelle Opening First Week of December with Scott Quinn in the KitchenThe brand is trying to ditch the whole “boozy brunch” stereotype with new and improved chefs.
  18. Imports
    Eataly Is Heading to L.A., If D.C. Doesn’t Get One FirstEataly’s CFO says the early rumors were only just that.
  19. Openings
    What to Eat at Rosa Mexicano West Hollywood, Open TodayThis is a part of town that could really use a Rosa.
  20. Imports
    Duff Goldman’s Charm City Coming to One of Our Bay CitiesThe Ace of Cakes star plans to spend much of his time in L.A., while leaving his original Baltimore branch in the hands of a sous chef.
  21. Imports
    Curtis Stone Searching For An L.A. Restaurant SpaceThe Australian chef is ready to get back into the kitchen in between shoots.
  22. Imports
    Bagatelle Bringing Its Boozy Brunches to Budoir SpaceNew York’s French bistro known for its pricey menu and wild booze brunches is coming to the former Budoir space.
  23. Imports
    Yes California, There Is An Eataly Being Considered In L.A.A publicist confirms that partners are actively looking for locations, though the whole idea is simply being “considered.” Hmm?
  24. Coming Soon
    BoHo Bounds Back to Hollywood; Taberna Mexicana Landing in 90210Will a haute Mexican restaurant from Arizona hack it in L.A.?
  25. Imports
    New York’s Bagatelle Coming to L.A.Expect French bistro fare and, if we’re lucky, some pretty people dancing on tables.
  26. Imports
    The Next Empire to See Dollar Signs in L.A.? NYC’s Artichoke PizzaThe diminutive pizza place has caused a sensation in New York, let’s just hope it translates better than Cafe Habana and Richard Sandoval.
  27. Empire Buidling
    Cafe Gratitude Is Coming To HollywoodA super crunchy sustainable cafe is coming from San Francisco.
  28. Imports
    Montreal Bagel Drop Begins Saturday in BrooklynPick up bagels from a Montreal bakery hours later in Boerum Hill.
  29. Imports
    Bibimbap Chain Sets Sights on Saturated CityWill Korean BBGO stand a chance in L.A.?
  30. Imports
    Michael Schlow Looks to New YorkThe ‘Top Chef Masters’ chef wants to bring Alta Strada south.
  31. fake food
    USDA Can’t Stop Millions of Pounds of Fake ‘Organic’ Imports From Entering U.S.Officials can’t “provide reasonable assurance” that foreign produce comes from certified farms.