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Mar Vista

  1. Closings
    Sazon Latin Fusion Saying Goodbye To Culver City SpaceOwner Claudia Kihui tells Grub Street, “I will not give up on my cooking, I am giving up on the location.”
  2. Look Who’s Popping Up
    Walter el Nagar’s Barbershop Moving to Mar VistaThe Italian pop-up will serve dinner out of La Petite Creperie.
  3. Look Who’s Popping Up
    Kevin Meehan Brings Kali Dining to Sazon Latin FusionThe former Pinot Bistro chef promises green tomato gazpacho with yellow pepper sorbet in his month-long run in Culver City.
  4. Look What We Found
    Mitsuwa Spawns a Fish Hot DogAnd it’s surprisingly not bad.
  5. Blehtacular
    Hamada-Ya Offers Three-Dollar Yakisoba SandwichesUntil ink.sack offers nan upgrade the small sandwich basically just tastes like what it looks like.
  6. Coming Soon
    Gallego’s Deli Being Replaced By Second Location of Siam ChanThe West L.A. Thai is completely ridding the space of Gallegos ghosts through an interior overhaul.
  7. Openings
    Hannosuke Opens in Mitsuwa for Made-to-Order Tempura DonburiThe food court stand offers two dishes, an original tempura-topped rice bowl and one with Tokyo eel.
  8. Imports
    Hannosuke Spruces Up Mitsuwa, Weeks Away From OpeningThe new restaurant’s look gives the mall a touch of class and contemporary design to savor.
  9. Imports
    Hannosuke Importing Tokyo’s Tendon Tempura Bowls to MitsuwaThe business makes one item, tendon bowls cooked to order.
  10. Closings
    Gallegos Ends 66-Year Run TomorrowThe upside is there could be a future project for the family.
  11. Reopenings
    Inka Deli Now Rooming With El Agave in Mar VistaPeruvian chicken and Oaxacan specials now sit side-by-side on Venice Boulevard.
  12. Look Who’s Popping Up
    Tsujita’s Ramen is Here, Only Not at TsujitaAn eight-day ramen test kitchen pops up in the Mitsuwa food court.
  13. Deals
    Brendan Collins Starts Pub Days at Waterloo & CityIt’s sort of a response to Restaurant Week, which the restaurant isn’t participating in this year.
  14. Mediavore
    Vitamins May be Harmful; Joe Jonas Loves Susan FenigerThe nutritional supplements are found to be potentially damaging in older women who are not nutrient deficient.
  15. Closings
    Tamaya Closes at Mitsuwa, What Should Take Its Place?The uninspired rice bowl restaurant occupied a space other Mitsuwa employees call “cursed.”
  16. Yelp Abuse
    Earl’s Gourmet Grub Debuts Dinner, Will Feed You for a Good Yelp ReviewThe sandwich shop flirts with a little payola.
  17. Menus
    Earl’s Gourmet Grub Turns Its Attention to Bison Bolognese and BurgersThe Mar Vista sandwich shop has a new menu planned, with fresh pasta made in-house.
  18. Look Who’s Popping Up
    Harajuku’s Patisserie Marion Crepes Pops-Up In Mitsuwa Mar VistaThe Japanese crepe empire will only be here for eleven days before heading east.
  19. Neighborhood Watch
    Tony Yanow Plans Golden Road Brewery; Taberna Mexicana Opens June 27thDistrict 13 is planned in Soi 56’s place, while the Tony’s Darts Away owner has yet another sudsy project up his sleeves.
  20. Mediavore
    Red Bull Killer Found Not Guilty; What’s In a $1,200 Kebab?Gold leaf and champagne help boost the price of Andy Bates’ ultra-luxe Middle Eastern offering.
  21. Strip Search
    Strip Search: Mitsuwa Mar Vista for Breakfast, Lunch, and DinnerWhere to buy a Japanese smart-toilet, skewered pork belly, Samurai epics, whole sculpin, discount uni, a plush Mario doll, Japanese pastries, and arguably the town’s best bowl of ramen under one roof.
  22. Truckin’
    Now Tamara’s Tamales Wants to Start Trucking TooDid anyone around here read that damned L.A. Times article last week?
  23. Empire Building
    Vinny’s Pizza Takes Over Fioretto SpaceL.A.’s pizza scene is booming with a mix of new chef-driven restaurant plans and the spread of some neighborhood stalwarts.
  24. Strip Search
    Strip Search: 4500 Block of South CentinelaWhere to get authentic Mexican seafood, inexpensive goat tacos, and sushi specials on the southern end of this Westside street.
  25. Strip Search
    Strip Search: Washington Blvd. To Washington PlaceWhere to find cheap eats when traveling from western Culver City to Mar Vista.
  26. Taco Town
    Saby’s Starts Fish Taco TuesdaysChef Mario Curiel is now offering two-dollar salmon and ahi tacos with handmade tortillas in Mar Vista.
  27. Reopenings
    Sno:la Survives at Neighborhood Farmers MarketsIn the meantime, the Japanese yogurt artisan yogurt still searches for a space.
  28. Coming Soon
    New Thai Market and Deli To Neighbor Howard’s Famous This FallOwners expect to finish their takeover of Crest Jr. Market in September.
  29. Openings
    Trattoria Farfalla Expands to Encino; Venecian Pizza and Pasta Opens In MarThe Italian invasion continues.
  30. Openings
    Tamaya Replaces Bella Pasta at Mitsuwa on CentinelaWill the rice bowls be good enough to lure you from Santouka or Chego?
  31. Coming Soon
    Venician Pizza and Pasta Coming to Mar VistaBlame Steve Arroyo is spelling goes askew in this town.
  32. Slideshow
    First Look at Earl’s Gourmet Grub, Soft-Open in Mar VistaStraight from the Mar Vista Farmer’s Market comes a new sandwich shop and artisan neighborhood deli.
  33. Openings
    Brit Gastropub Waterloo & City Opens Tonight in Culver CityChef Brendan Collins unveils his British gastropub for dinner.
  34. Trimmings
    Mariscos Chente, Flor Blanca, and La Oaxaquena Get FaceliftsHole-in-the-wall classics shine anew.
  35. Expanding Eateries
    Saby’s to Expand in Mar VistaTacos, asada, and shrimp plates will be added as well as a new kitchen.
  36. Openings
    Thai Transitions Mark Two New Mar Vista RestaurantsCeladon and Culver Cafe bring traditional and fused flavors to Washington Blvd.,
  37. Hangover Cures
    Bloody Bulls, Bitters, and Bong Hits: L.A. Bartenders Cure Your HolidaySeven Los Angeles bartenders share their remedies for hangovers.
  38. Foodienomics
    Proposed City Ordinance Endangers L.A. Farmer’s MarketsThe L.A. City Council is endangering local farmer’s markets with a new proposal.