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  1. Trimmings
    Wurstkuche Venice Recovering From Car Crash; Baby Blues Refreshes ExteriorUp until today, we were never really feeling the German sense of humor.
  2. Crime Scenes
    LAPD Pursuit Ends In Crash at Wurstkuche VeniceThe driver hit a cyclist and injured two customers.
  3. The Name Game
    L.A.’s Foul-Mouthed Restaurants Get Called OutWe’re here to remind you of a few that were forgotten.
  4. Contests
    We’re Giving Away a Copy of Sausage: A Country-by-Country Photographic GuideThe book details the global spread of wieners, with recipes.
  5. Openings
    Where to Get Your Salad Tossed in Downtown TodayThe brand-new salad bar comes from a New York chain of the same (funny) name.
  6. L.A. Diet
    Wilshire Chef Nyesha Arrington Eats Lou Malnati’s Pizza and Drinks With Andy“What’s awesome is that two out of six are chefs, but we’re taking these ordinary ingredients and plating them. And then we all sat around and watched Top Chef, and they all laughed at me.”
  7. Freebies
    Where to Score Free Wieners at Wurstkuche VeniceJust beware of any burned kielbasa landing on your table.
  8. Openings
    Wurstküche Opens in Venice, Tomorrow at 5:00 P.M.It’s the biggest thing to hit Lincoln Blvd. since Whole Foods took over.
  9. Openings
    Pattern Bar Brings Relief to Downtown FashionistasSounds like a perfect alternative for urbane older siblings who want to drop their bratty brothers off at Wurstkuche.
  10. Openings
    First Look at Das Menu at WirtshausServing everything from pretzels to spaetzle, the new biergarten proves its not just another sausage slinger.
  11. Neighborhood Watch
    Mohawk Bend Opens Tonight in Echo Park; Vanilla Bacon Shakes Available at FabTony Yanow’s new vegan-friendly (and slightly controversial) new beer bar finally swings its doors open today.
  12. Trends
    Bon App Says California’s German-Food Boom is a Nationwide ThingAt least in S.F. and L.A. there’s been a boom this year of German, Austrian, Czech, and Hungarian restaurants.
  13. Funnies
    When The Zombies Come, You’ll Want To Be At WurstkucheOur own plan involves wearing Animal’s veal brain vadouvan on our clothes and moaning.
  14. Celebrity Settings
    Ryan Phillippe ‘Discovers’ Gritty L.A. Eateries You’ve Already Eaten AtThe actor is at least getting Downtown more than his counterparts.
  15. The Other Critics
    Gold Gobbles Offal at Waterloo; Shangri-La Surprises SherryA pork chop doused in blood pudding rocks the L.A. Weekly, while L.A. Times review of a “good” hotel dining room makes us yawn.
  16. Empire Building
    Wurstkuche Expanding to Venice’s Air ConditionedThe popular Downtown sausage-slinger will try to show Spoc’s and Broadway Alehouse how it’s done.
  17. Rants
    N.Y. Times Intrepidly Ventures ‘A Few Miles East on the 10’ to Eat inA long list of new restaurants and classics are omitted as the Gray Lady “discovers” Downtown destination dining.
  18. Truckin’
    The Schnitzel Wagon Hits The StreetsHopefully it’s good enough to save someone a trip to Alpine Village.
  19. Reopenings
    The New Tony’s Darts Away Soft-Opens Tonight in BurbankNew owner Tony Yanow plans all craft and draft beer from within California.
  20. The Great Outdoors
    A Japanese Beer Garden Grows at Chaya DowntownYakitori and Kirin will be served on the outside patio.
  21. Lists
    The Ten Best $10 and Under Dishes of 2009, Per Bon AppetitThe Publican’s pork rinds, a strawberry salad, and a suckling pig sandwich all make this national list.
  22. Endangered
    Schmidt’s Gets Evicted From Its Own BrauhausAn eviction notice appeared on an anticipated Downtown restaurant.
  23. Booze News
    Craft Beer Bars Are BoomingL.A. is experiencing an explosion of craft beer bars.
  24. User’s Guide
    Where To Go During L.A. Beer WeekA few stand out nights from Los Angeles Beer Week.
  25. Menus
    Rockenwagner Celebrates Authentic Oktoberfest at 3 Square CafeRockenwagner and Gussmark bring German Oktoberfest to trendy 3 Square.
  26. Mediavore
    Wurstkuche Continues to Boom; MOCA Will Replace Patina with LemonadeWurstkuche more than weathers the economic storm, while MOCA has a new food vendor.
  27. User’s Guide
    User’s Guide: Where to Eat Near U.S.C.These recently opened restaurants are perfect for new and returning Trojans.