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  1. Quote of the Day
    Ricky Piña Asks You To Hold The LemonThe owner of Ricky’s Fish tacos shares his biggest pet peeve.
  2. Taco Town
    Taco Madness Returns To Suss Out L.A.’s Favorite TacoWill your favorite taco make it to round two?
  3. Taco Town
    Desperate Taco-Hounds Long to Be With La Isla BonitaFans post “Missing” flyers when one of Venice’s favorite taco trucks doesn’t appear for a few days.
  4. Taco Town
    Meet Tacos El Bob, Now Spit-Roasting Pastor in KTownThough the pastor is not quite at the Leo’s level just yet, these new taco stands have potential.
  5. Coming Soon
    Steven Arroyo’s Escuela Is Still in SessionSignage goes up and the interior looks just about ready.
  6. TV Land
    Watch Javier Cabral Make Jeffrey Saad Eat a Ton of TacosThe host also munches on worm agave salsa.
  7. Taco Town
    Occidental Students Cautioned on the Dangers of TacosA nasty crime on campus shifts the blame to taco trucks on Figueroa.
  8. Taco Town
    Bill Esparza’s Tacos 101 Now In SessionHe rates L.A.’s own tacos as “poor to mediocre.”
  9. Mediavore
    Lion Meat Tacos in Arizona; Orange Is The New BlackBoca Tacos delights in making its product from exotic meats, while eating more carrots might make you too sexy for your skin.
  10. Video Feed
    The 99-Cent Chef Shows You How To Make The LoxacoWe’re sure the guys at Takosher are plotzing with envy over this new taco.
  11. Mediavore
    Taco Truck Extortion Scheme Exposed; Westwood McDonald’s Burger Carries GrossTwo gang members were charging taco truck operators weekly fees to run their businesses, while worms invaded the famous chain’s burgers.
  12. Taco Town
    Carnitas To Please Us at Tacos Los GuichosSorry, no pig uterus makes the cut in these authentic Mexico City-style pork tacos.
  13. Crime Scenes
    Thieves Steal Entire Boyle Heights Taco StandMight this be the same crew of strong-arms running around with Haven Gastropub’s ATM machine?
  14. Taco Town
    It Ain’t Over Yet: Fusion Tacos and Pop-Ups Come Together in Culver CitySean Chaney from Hermosa Beach’s Hot’s Kitchens will try and squeeze entire meals into a tortilla at The Culver City space.
  15. 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.
  16. Parking Lot Prospector
    Drive-Thru Lomo Saltado From a Former KFC in LBC; The True Best Fish Taco inEl Pollo Imperial’s chicken replaces The Colonel’s in Long Beach, and Bill Esparza discloses his secret spot for tacos in Baja.
  17. Taco Town
    Casa Chef Alex Moreno Takes On L.A.’s Taquerias, With PermissionThe seasonal Downtown chef and L.A. native finds inspiration at some favorite restaurants around town.
  18. The Other Critics
    J. Gold Finds A New Home at Pal Cabron; Virbila Probes Providence’s TastingL.A. Weekly enjoys having Natura so close at hand, while The L.A. Times calls Michael Cimarusti’s seafood some of the country’s best.
  19. Coming Soon
    Luna Looks VERY Excited To Come To KTownA randy, grinning moon mascot looks ready for the new Mexican joint to pop-up.
  20. The Other Critics
    Shoemaker’s Savory Scores With Virbila; Gold Throws a Taco PartyThe short-lived Bastide chef expresses his own personal vision in Point Dume, while L.A. Weekly drops five great tacos on readers.
  21. Taco Town
    Who Will Make A Better Taco? Eric Greenspan or Akasha Richmond?Meanwhile, Loteria Hollywood will preview its restaurant week menu.
  22. The Food Chain
    Traif’s Jason Marcus Has a Special Place In His Heart For Loteria’s CarnitasJimmy Shaw says it’s all about the chile morita, “the elegant cousin of chipotle.”
  23. Taco Town
    Benny’s Tacos Stays Up LateA new drive-through window allows the restaurant to serve past 10:00 P.M.
  24. Taco Town
    As Tacos Leo’s Star Rises, Officials Push Their Food IndoorsCity officials force the al pastor specialists indoors, proving again that legislation and great street food don’t mix.
  25. Taco Town
    Auntie’s Fry Bread Introduces L.A. To Native American TacosThe tacos use a 20-year-old recipe passed down from Montana’s Koyama family.
  26. Truckin’
    Tacos + Kosher = TakosherOwner Lowell Bernstein calls his brisket and latkes-filled creations “The Chosen Taco.”
  27. Taco Town
    Taco Asylum To Twist Trends in Costa MesaA new O.C. restaurant will serve craft beer and octopus tacos.
  28. Mediavore
    Korean Tacos Go National; Cake Boss Sued By Software CompanyAtlanta and Indianapolis can put kim chi in Mexican food too, but a popular food show might have to rethink its originality.
  29. Slideshow
    First Look at Benny’s Tacos, Now Open in VeniceTortillas are made to-order and meats are rotisserie grilled, already giving a leg-up on Campos.
  30. Taco Town
    Steven Arroyo Going Totally Loco For Tortillas at EsquelaIf Umami Burger-style successful, it could become a chain.
  31. Tacotown
    Black Bear Tacos Grace Union Rescue MissionHunters donate game meats to a homeless shelter, possibly leading to L.A.’s new taco trend.
  32. Tacotown
    FIG’s Ray Garcia Adds a ‘Taco Bar’ and Storms the SaMo Farmer’s MarketContinuing an exaltation of Mexican favorites, the kitchen makes its own tortillas and
  33. This Is Not Right
    Poe’s Adds a Boozy New BreakfastThe Scotch pancake nachos at Poe’s are fully insane.