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  1. chef to watch
    Nasrin Rejali Is Serving Up Her Family Recipes One Takeout Box at a TimeThe Iranian refugee is building a brand with delivery dinners and mail-order cookies.
  2. openings
    Greenwich Village Is Getting a Middle Eastern Dumpling ShopKubeh is a 60-seat restaurant devoted to and named after the Levantine dumplings served in broth.
  3. Leftovers
    Food & Wine ‘Best New Chef’ Alums Cooking at Paiche; Tam O’ShanterThe Atwater Village Scottish restaurant serves roughly 5,000 pints every March 17.
  4. Openings
    Sabzee Mediterranean Market Opens in EncinoThe new supermarket calls itself a “one-stop Greek, Persian, Indian, Russian, Israeli, and Middle Eastern grocery store.”
  5. Pizza Pizza
    The Hundreds and Pizzanista! Collaborate on Persian PieDoes this make food the new street wear?
  6. Empire Building
    Darya Has a New Little Sister in EncinoEncino’s Sadaf serves traditional Persian, along with a few new twists on the cuisine.
  7. Strip Search
    Strip Search: The 1700 Block of Westwood Blvd.Where to get kebab in Indonesian, Persian, and Lebanese flavors on Westwood Blvd.
  8. Openings
    Naan Hut Opening in West L.A.Freshly baked Persian breads and standards have a new outlet in West L.A.
  9. Trimmings
    Green Cottage Rehabbing Its Image in Woodland HillsCalled the “Ultimate depressing Persian restaurant” and jeered for its “Wienerschnitzel interior,” the classic Persian spot attempts a modern new look.
  10. Slideshow
    First Look at PA2GH, Now Open in West L.A.Ramin Nouri was a veteran of the neighborhood’s Persian restaurant scene, before opening his own place for salmon kebab and veal stew with split peas.
  11. Coming Soon
    Naan Hut Under Construction in West L.A.An array of Persian breads will be baked on-site.
  12. Coming Soon
    Pico-Robertson Getting Persian-Kosher Glatt HouseThe Persian Kosher restaurant has an ideal location.
  13. Mediavore
    Ronaldo Seduced Local Waitress; Oldest Bottle of Drinkable Champagne FoundA one night stand in L.A. may have lead to a baby for a soccer superstar, while Baltic divers unearth 200 year-old bubbly.
  14. Openings
    Darioush Is Really Open This Time on LaCienegaDarioush Dinesh offers a novel menu of Persian-French fusion.
  15. Mediavore
    Moby Edits Book on Food Choices; India Crafts Chili GrenadesA techno wizard helps finish the book “Gristle,” while India prepares food as a weapon.
  16. Openings
    Darioush Restaurant Coming Soon To LaCienegaDarioush Restaurant is coming soon to LaCienega.