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Petit Trois, Los Angeles CA

Petit Trois Baguette with Brittany Butter   Gougere Pork Terrine in Aspic Green Bean Salad with Horseradish and Plum Salmon Rillette Omelette with Boursin Cheese Croque Monsieur Chicken Leg with Butter Brioche Salad Steak Tartare with Crispy Shallots Napoleon with … Continue reading

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The Bakery at Republique, Los Angeles CA

The Bakery at Republique Iced Americano Biscuit with Honey and Butter Hazelnut Paris Brest Kouign Amann Canele Sticky Bun Doughnut Crème Brulee and Raspberry Jam Bombolini Reinventing the old Campanile space as an all-day French-infused eatery, complete with imported ovens … Continue reading

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The Larder at Tavern, Los Angeles CA

The Larder at Tavern Sticky Bun Almond Croissant Salted Caramel Brownie Carrot Cake Chocolate Chip, Oatmeal Raisin, Snickerdoodle Cookie Generally impressed by the food during brunch at A.O.C. despite high prices and service that fell somewhere between poor and nonexistent … Continue reading

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Orsa & Winston, Los Angeles CA

Orsa & Winston Herb Panna Cotta – black olive, nasturtium, grape Kanpachi – pomegranate, hijiki seaweed, green peanuts, yuzu shiro House-cured ham & cannellini beans – charred scallion, brown butter, pea tendrils, radish Tahitian & Delicata squash soup – crème … Continue reading

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The Pie Hole, Los Angeles CA

The Pie Hole “Dark Arts” Iced Americano Bourbon Pecan Earl Grey Maple Custard With artisan pie clearly having ‘a moment’ in trendy neighborhoods of San Francisco, Chicago, Brooklyn, Austin, and more it should come as no surprise that The City … Continue reading

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Lazy Ox Canteen, Los Angeles CA

Lazy Ox Canteen Polenta – roasted mushrooms, creamed greens, yellow curry oil Pig Ear Chiccharones – pickles, tomatillo salsa, harissa Croque Madame – ham, gruyere cheese, fried egg Rice Pudding – cinnamon, caramel, crumble Butterscotch Budino – salted caramel, whipped … Continue reading

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eggslut, Los Angeles CA

eggslut g&b coldbrew Bacon, Egg & Cheese – Hardwood Smoked Bacon, Over Medium Egg, Cheddar Cheese, Chipotle Ketchup in a Warm Portuguese Bun Slut – Coddled Egg on Potato Puree with Seasoned Crostini Elevated to foodporn status by bright yellows … Continue reading

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California Donuts, Los Angeles CA

California Donuts Blueberry Cinnamon Toast Crunch Matcha Green Tea Croissant Donut Oreo Panda The Snickers Bar Apple Fritter Buttermilk Bar Located on 3rd, and open 24/7 with a steady trickle of traffic throughout the day for freshly fried treats, California … Continue reading

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Alcove Cafe & Bakery, Los Angeles CA

Alcove Cafe & Bakery Almond Croissant Polenta Raspberry Scone Chocolate Chip Bread Pudding Brioche French Toast – Vanilla, Rum, Crème Fraiche, Berry Reduction, Vermont Maple Syrup Almond Pear Tart Red Velvet Cupcake Carrot Cake Cupcake Located in Los Feliz and … Continue reading

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Huntridge Pharmacy and Soda Fountain, Las Vegas NV

Huntridge Pharmacy and Soda Fountain The Elvis – Peanut Butter and Bananas, Grilled, with Onion Rings Bye Bye Love Bananas Foster Pancakes – Sauteed Bananas, Walnuts, Caramel, Whipped Cream, Thrifty Vanilla Ice Cream Closed on Saturdays in observation of Shabbat, … Continue reading

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Sweets Raku [3,] Las Vegas NV

Sweets Raku Ume Breeze – Plum Sake with Champagne White Sturgeon Caviar – Traditional Condiments, Choux Foie Gras – Croissant Batons, Honeycomb, Fruit Puree, Caramelized Nuts, Balsamic Lobster Tomato Soup Potato Salad with rice wine vinaigrette Iberico bacon and Potato Croissant … Continue reading

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Le Cirque [2,] Las Vegas NV

Le Cirque Le Framboise – Raspberry Puree, Grand Cuvee Champagne Golden Osetra Caviar – Salmon Rillette, Vodka Crème Fraiche, Chives Fall Salad – Artichoke, Avocado, Jamon Iberco, White Truffle, Foie Gras Snow Bacon Cheddar, Rosemary, Sourdough, Pretzel, White Chocolate Walnut, … Continue reading

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Eis Cream, Las Vegas NV

Eis Cream Samples – ube, macapuno, peach cobbler, burgundy cherry, pralines and caramel, coffee and toffee Warm Double Chocolate Brownie Ube on Chocolate Chip and Macadamia Nut Sandwich Owned and operated by Alexis Gonzaga, a charming young lady who was … Continue reading

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Rincon de Buenos Aires, Las Vegas NV

Rincon de Buenos Aires Toasted Bread with Chimichurri Ham and Cheese Empanada, Corn Empanada, Chicken Empanada Provoletta – Grilled Imported Provolone, Oregano, Olive Oil, Chili Oil Parrillada Argentina – Short Ribs, Skirt Steak, Sweetbreads, Sausage, Blood Sausage Flan Con Dulce … Continue reading

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Egg Works Summerlin, Las Vegas NV

Egg Works Summerlin 2 Buttermilk Biscuits Ham, Egg, and Cheese Stuffed French Toast with Strawberry Jam and hash browns Candied Walnut Buttermilk Pancakes (seasonal special) With household chores needing attention it was largely a matter of location combined with a … Continue reading

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Sweet Addiction, Cookies & Ice Cream, Las Vegas NV

Sweet Addiction, Cookies & Ice Cream Samples = Chocolate Malted Crunch, Mocha Almond Fudge, Medieval Madness, Birthday Cake, Circus Animal Cracker, Pumpkin, Butter Pecan, Pecan Praline   Snickerdoodle – Circus Animal Cracker – Oatmeal Butterscotch Chocolate Chip – Pecan Praline … Continue reading

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Hakkasan, Las Vegas NV

Hakkasan Crab meat and sweet corn supreme soup Peking duck with Tsar Nicoulai reserve caviar, hoisin Dim sum platter – har gau, scallop shumai, perch dumpling, black pepper and pumpkin duck dumpling Braised whole seabass and egg tofu in claypot … Continue reading

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Lola’s: A Louisiana Kitchen Summerlin, Las Vegas NV

Lola’s: A Louisiana Kitchen Summerlin Beignets Cinnamon Roll Baked French Toast with Norris Cane Syrup Andouille Sausage Leidenheimer Grilled Garlic Bread Fried Chicken and Fresh Baked Waffle with Roasted Pecan, Fig, Strawberry Butter Bronzed Catfish over Gouda Grits with Andouille … Continue reading

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Beau Monde Bakery, Las Vegas NV

Beau Monde Bakery Banana Bread Pumpkin Cake with White Chocolate Icing Callebaut Chocolate Brownie Pecan Pie Brought to my attention by a truly inspirational young woman entrusted to my care for two autoimmune endorinopathies in addition to biopsy proven Celiac … Continue reading

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The Original Pancake House, Las Vegas NV

The Original Pancake House Chocolate Chip Buttermilk Short Stack Challah French Toast Baked Apple Pancake Technically a chain, with origins in Portland OR and the famous Walker Bros location in Wilmette IL, it was only when Groupon offered a discount … Continue reading

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