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Salt & Straw Expands Ice Cream Empire to Studio City

Salt & Straw founders Kim Malek and chef/cousin Tyler deliver a third ice cream shop to LA, this time in Studio City.

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Pie in the Sky

It’s surprising no one thought of it sooner—a pizza parlor near Los Angeles Valley College in Sherman Oaks.  Luckily, Daniel Farrands, who has lived in the Valley for more than 20 years, has remedied the college-campus pizza drought.  In December, Padrino’s Pizza quietly opened its doors, serving pastas and pies based on Farrands’ family recipes.  […]

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A Sushi Fix That Won’t Dent Your Wallet

Since National Sushi Day is June 18, I thought we’d honor the place I’ve eaten at practically every week for the past decade—Sushi Don Sasabune, located in a Valley Village strip mall.  If you need a quick sushi fix that won’t dent your wallet, this is the place to go.  It is an outpost of the […]

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