Monthly Archives: December 2012

For Most Unusual Restaurant Name, the Winner is…

We reported in January that a new boutique hotel, the Palihotel, had opened on Melrose Avenue just west of Fairfax. Now a restaurant has opened within the hotel, and it gets honors for most unusual restaurant name.  It’s called The … Continue reading

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What’s Wrong with El Coyote?

For decades, El Coyote on Beverly Boulevard has been serving up cheap drinks and flavorless Mexican food, developing a regular clientele of the gastronomically challenged. The restaurant was in the news in 2008 when it was revealed that one of … Continue reading

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Hot N Juicy Crawfish Now Open at La Brea and Santa Monica Boulevard

In happier news than our previous restaurant posting, we are pleased to report that Hot N Juicy Crawfish is now open at the West Hollywood Gateway complex at La Brea Avenue and Santa Monica Boulevard. As we reported in June, … Continue reading

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Uh, Gross

We just received notification that two restaurants in the neighborhood were forced to temporarily close during the past few months for “vermin harborage” and “vermin infestation.” The restaurants are: Bugatta, 7174 Melrose Avenue Della Terra, 7675 Beverly Boulevard Hearing this … Continue reading

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Judd Apatow Exhibit Opens Tuesday

Gallery1988 Melrose opens its new exhibit, “A Tribute To Judd Apatow: an art show inspired by a comedic producer,” tomorrow (Tuesday, December 4, 2012). The opening night will run from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm. The exhibit will continue on … Continue reading

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