FOOD & DRINK
Best CHICKEN STRIPS? | Farmer Boys vs. Raising Cane’s vs. Chick-Fil-A
Ever wonder who makes the best chicken strips between Raisin’ Cane’s, Chick-Fil-A, and Farmer Boys? Rockstar Eater visits these 3 locations in LA and compares the chicken strips in a chicken strip taste test. These are some of the most popular fast food restaurants in town that serve fried chicken. For this episode, Steve compares the Caniac meal from Raisin’ Cane’s, the 4-piece Chick-n-Strips, and the Kickin’ Chicken Strips (which are available for a limited time until October 30, 2023). What do you think is the best chicken tenders of the three?
Olvera Street’s Oldest Mexican Restaurant Ordered to Pay $242K in Back Rent or Leave
The future of the historic restaurant La Golondrina remains in jeopardy. As of Thursday, the city commission that oversees Olvera Street — El Pueblo de Los Angeles Historical Monument — ordered the owners to pay over $242,000 in back rent and fees in the next 30 days or vacate the property.
Celebrate National Taco Day on October 4th with free tacos, drinks, and more!
This Wednesday, October 4th, the entire nation is finally getting on board with what Los Angeles has been doing on a daily basis: CELEBRATING TACOS! Sample the best National Taco Deals in Los Angeles right here.
Death Valley will likely reopen Oct. 15. Here's what travelers need to know
Death Valley will reopen access to Furnace Creek, the Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes, Zabriskie Point and Dante's View, and Badwater. But many roads will be closed.
Whataburger or In-n-Out? One Man Just Proved 100% Which is Better
It's a debate that has been raging on for at least three to five years, that I'm aware of... From Dallas, TX to Los Angeles, CA, which makes a better burger: Whataburger or In-N-Out? Well, we've now got a definitive answer and yes, friends, it's science. Using eye-catching graphs and...
Thousands come out to climb the U.S. Bank Tower for charity
Organizers said more than 3,000 participants registered for the 30th annual Ketchum YMCA Stair Climb.
Yoga studio causing parking nightmare in L.A. neighborhood
Residents on a street in Echo Park are fed up with the parking problems that they say started when a yoga studio moved in. Those who live on Aaron Street – a dead end off Glendale Boulevard – say that hundreds of clients’ cars clog the streets throughout the day, making it nearly impossible for them to find street parking outside of their own homes.
Koreatown’s Affordable Brazilian Barbecue Expands to New Gardena Location
Matthew Kang is the Lead Editor of Eater LA. He has covered dining, restaurants, food culture, and nightlife in Los Angeles since 2008. He's the host of K-Town, a YouTube series covering Korean food in America, and has been featured in Netflix's Street Food show. In March last year, plucky...
Can pets join their owners in stores? Here's what you should know
Can pets join their owners in stores? If it's a service animal, the answer is yes. Here's what you should know.
New Supermarket opens in Pasadena
Hundreds of individuals gathered outside The Shops at Santa Anita Mall this weekend to celebrate the opening of the sixth location of 99 Ranch Market in the San Gabriel Valley. Established in 1984, 99 Ranch Market initially focused on serving Chinese cuisine but has since expanded to include a diverse array of Asian culinary offerings. Shoppers have praised it as a go-to destination, especially for immigrants seeking ingredients that are not readily available in typical American grocery stores. This unique niche has allowed the chain to flourish within diaspora communities, resulting in over 50 stores across 11 states.
South Gate Centennial Committee Invites Local Residents for City Photography Contest
The South Gate Centennial Committee is organizing a photography contest for South Gate residents. Contestants are asked to photograph their favorite city spot and submit their entries by November 9, 2023. Winners will be announced on December 7, 2023.
SLAB's Founder Burt Bakman Brings Tasted-and-Tested Texas BBQ to Los Angeles with Two New Locations
Los Angeles is gearing up for the opening of two new SLAB locations: one in Canoga Park at the Westfield Topanga shopping center and another at 812 South Arroyo Parkway in Pasadena, as reported by What Now Los Angeles and confirmed on the SLAB website. Burt Bakman, SLAB's founder, has...
Birds in Need: Could Your Home Be Their New Home in downey, CA?
Interested in adding a furry friend to your family? Even if you're just keen on viewing some of the cute critters available for adoption nearby, there are ample pets waiting for their forever homes in animal shelters throughout and around downey.
Woman’s Shopping Experience at LA's Priciest Market Is Positively Jaw-Dropping
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Authentic Italian Sandwich shop opens in Los Angeles
Announced through an Instagram post, All’Antico Vinaio, a renowned sandwich shop originally hailing from Florence and having successfully expanded to nearly a dozen global locations, including its 2021 venture in New York City, has just introduced several new establishments in the Los Angeles region. Their first location is situated on Abbot Kinney Boulevard in Venice.
'La Cage!' returns to Hollywood with drag royalty Tommi Rose as emcee
HOLLYWOOD, Calif. — Nothing about Tommi Rose is understated. "Something a little simple to go grocery shopping," she quipped, flashing a ring so big it obscured her whole hand. Her custom-made gowns are described by weight and bead count. "Over 32,000 rhinestones on this gown," she said, holding up...
LA losing its edge as preferred location for film, TV shoots
LOS ANGELES (CNS) — The greater Los Angeles area continues to be the top filming location in the United States for scripted entertainment content, but it's being outpaced by growth in competing locations, according to a report released Tuesday. Growth in the region's total production was less than 1%...
McNugget Needs Time to Get Comfortable, But Then ... Fun Time!
When McNugget first arrived at Pasadena Humane, he was scared of his own shadow. This little guy would hide in the back of his kennel and break our hearts. Thankfully, he has started to show us all the fun-loving dog he can be. He adores running around in the yard, jumping into the pool and then happily shaking off all the water on any unsuspecting staff and volunteers.