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  1. 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.
  2. Openings
    Hostaria del Piccolo Now Open in VeniceThe menu remains the same as the Santa Monica original, but in a breezier, more open room.
  3. Lists
    2013 Zagat Announces ‘Nine’ Best Restaurants in LAZagat loses all its charm in 2013 LA edition
  4. Coming Soon
    Hostaria del Piccolo Developing Ciboteca ConceptThe Italians are sticking to their code of omerta on what we can only guess is a neighboring sandwich concept.
  5. Empire Building
    Hostaria del Piccolo Plans Venice Opening By End of SummerToday the team put up its signage in Rose Avenue’s new mixed-use monstrosity.
  6. Slideshow
    L.A. Pasta Porn: Five More Plates To Try NowFrom classics like Zucca’s butternut squash tortelloni to La Buca’s brand-new pea shoot angelotti, Los Angeles has even more great Italian dishes that we recommend you try.
  7. Slideshows
    A Look at Hostaria Del Piccolo’s Space and Menu, Now Open in Santa MonicaThe high-end Italian has become more accessible with a central Santa Monica location and affordable menu of pizzas.
  8. Empire Building
    Piccolo Expanding to Santa Monica With Hostaria Del PiccoloVenice’s best Italian will come to the Positano Apartments.
  9. User’s Guide
    Where to Eat and Drink by the Beach This SummerA look at the new and notable in eating in L.A.’s beach-towns, from Malibu to South Bay.
  10. Reopenings
    Piccolo Debuts New Digs Tomorrow NightA small delay pushes back the premier of a new space for Venice’s best Italian restaurant.
  11. Temporary Closings
    Piccolo Closes in Venice for RenovationA new design will debut on March 1.
  12. Mardi Gras
    Where to Celebrate Mardi Gras like a VenetianPiccolo is holding a traditional Fat Tuesday celebration.
  13. Neighborhood Watch
    Nate ‘n Al Expands To Thousand Oaks; Piccolo Expands with New Dining RoomA deli classic adds a location to The Valley and Venice’s best Italian expands internally.
  14. Top Chef Alumni Newsletter
    Interview: Top Chef’s CJ Loves Pork and Gjelina, Dislikes Tequila andTop Chef’s CJ gives us the skinny on his new menu and predictions for this season.
  15. Closings
    Piccolo Is ClosedThe Ukranian Village gelato staple has closed.
  16. Beef
    Today’s Mistaken Ado Slam in ‘The L.A. Times’ Upsets Chef Alberto LazzarinoA review in today’s Los Angeles Times’ Food Section has its facts wrong, upsetting a local restaurateur.
  17. Foodievents
    Cena al Contrario ‘Reversal’ with Truffles at PiccoloPiccolo turns wine-pairings upside down and inside out, and adds truffles