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Hearthstone Kitchen & Cellar [4,] Las Vegas NV

Tweet Hearthstone Kitchen & Cellar Double Espresso over Ice Charcuterie & Cheese – Delaware Fireball, Proscuitto di San Danielle, Coppa-La Quercia, Benton’s Ham, Cabot Clothbound Cheddar, Van Gough Aged Gouda, Cremont, Humboldt Fog, Bandaged Cheddar + Toasted Bread + Fruit … Continue reading

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Gjusta, Los Angeles CA

Tweet Gjusta Cold Brew over Ice Butter Croissant Quiche Lorraine Buttermilk Biscuit, Butter, Apricot Jam Baklava Croissant Cinnamon Crumb Brioche Doughnut Chocolate Babka Banana Cream Pie Blueberry Chess Pie Having visited Gjelina far too long ago, but generally impressed by … Continue reading

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Patina, Los Angeles CA

Tweet Patina Miso Panna Cotta with Yuzu Foam, Kumquat with Olive Tapanade, Scallop Crudo with Lemon Crème Friche and Grapefruit Olive, Baguette, Epi with Salted Butter Capellini Pasta – Osetra Caviar, Celtuce, Citrus Vinaigrette, Fines Herbes 63C Duck Egg – … Continue reading

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LudoBird, Los Angeles CA

Tweet LudoBird Buttermilk Provencal – The Original with Bearnaise Housemade Chips Ludo Sweet and Salty Ice Cream Sandwich Having last eaten arena food at Staples Center on January 20th, 2007 when the Kings retired #20 to the rafters – an … Continue reading

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Terrine, Los Angeles CA

Tweet Terrine Assiette de Charcuteries – Pork Rillettes, Terrine de Campagne, Duck and Pistachio Terrine, Truffled Chicken Liver, Keilbasa, House Pickles, Olives, Bread Caramelized Onion Pizza – House Cured Anchovies, Olives Biscuits – Apple Butter Fish and Chips – Tartar … Continue reading

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Republic of Pie, Los Angeles CA

Tweet Republic of Pie Chocolate Banana Bread Pudding Pecan Pie with Whipped Cream Blueberry Pie Stepping out of EAT with bread pudding in hand it was just a few short steps later that I approached the counter at Republic of … Continue reading

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EAT, Los Angeles CA

Tweet EAT Coffee Killing Me Softly – Three Layers of Brioche Stuffed with Fresh Raspberries and Nutella, topped with Vanilla and Raspberry Sauce Banana Nut Caramel Pancake Banana Bread Pudding with Whipped Cream, Crème Anglaise, Caramel Sauce Deciding to once … Continue reading

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Pistola, Los Angeles CA

Tweet Pistola Ciabatta, Sesame, Bread Stick, Whole Wheat with Salted Butter Fegatini – Foie Gras Crostini, Vin Santo, Pear Mostarda, Tuscan Toast, Sea Salt, Extra Virgin Olive Oil Roasted Kabocha Squash – Local Burrata, Pomegranate, Scallions, Blood Orange Half Chicken … Continue reading

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Porridge & Puffs at Field Trip, Los Angeles CA

Tweet Porridge & Puffs Verve Cold Brew Cabbage Slaw + Rau Ram, Peanuts Purple Haze + Cosmic Carrots, Curry Aioli, Pomegranate Naked Puffs Short Rib – Kokuho Heirloom Rice, Braised Beef Short Ribs, Lacto Fermented Mustard Greens, Pickled Egg, Pickled … Continue reading

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Salt & Straw, Los Angeles CA

Tweet Salt & Straw Happy Birthday Elvis – Banana pudding ice cream, Marionberry Jam from Oregon Hill Farms along with homemade peanut butter-bacon butterfingers Salted, Malted, Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Almond Brittle with Salted Ganache Black Olive Brittle & Goat … Continue reading

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Barrel & Ashes, Los Angeles CA

Tweet Barrel & Ashes Smoked Chicken Wings with Garden Vegetables and Blue Cheese Spicy Pork Rinds with Malt Vinegar Mayonnaise Hoe Cake with Maple Butter Half Rack of Salmon Creek Farms Spare Ribs Brisket Sandwich with Swiss Pulled Pork Sandwich … Continue reading

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Steampunk CoffeeBar & Kitchen, Valley Village CA

Tweet Steampunk CoffeeBar & Kitchen Cinnamon Crumble Coffee Cake The Stack – Buttermilk Fried Chicken, Bacon, Egg, Belgian Waffle with Cayenne Maple Aioli served with sautéed Kale and Onions French Toast – Thick Cut Sweet Bread, Oven-Baked, with Blackberry Jam … Continue reading

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Bea Bea’s, Burbank CA

Tweet Bea Bea’s Coffee Uh-Oh Oreo Pancakes – Oreo, Marshmallow, Walnut on Buttermilk Pancakes Peaches & Crunch French Toast – Hawaiian Bread French Toast dipped in Corn Flakes and Almonds, topped with Caramelized Peaches and Whipped Cream with Sweet Cinnamon … Continue reading

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Inyo Asian Variety Restaurant, Las Vegas NV

Tweet Inyo Asian Variety Restaurant Oolong Tea Oshinko – Assorted Japanese Pickles, Nori, Kimchee Salmon Belly Tartare – Caviar, Chives, Dashi Soy with crispy Lotus Root Suomono – Cucumber and Seaweed with Vinegar Sauce Hirame Carpaccio with citrus nam pla … Continue reading

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Urban Turban, Las Vegas NV

Tweet Urban Turban Papadum with mint and mango chutney Samosa Chat – Deep Fried Filo Packets filled with Spiced Potato Mash Filling drizzled with Yogurt and Green Chutney Dry Fruit Whole Wheat Bread – Flat bread stuffed with Cashews, Almonds, … Continue reading

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Hearthstone Kitchen & Cellar [3,] Las Vegas NV

Tweet Hearthstone Kitchen & Cellar Lavazza Coffee Half Grapefruit – Brown Sugar Brulee Cinnamon Sticky Bun Hash Browns – Apple Butter + Sour Cream Rotisserie Pork Poutine – Crispy Potatoes + Cheddar Curds + Gravy Brie & Truffle Georgian – … Continue reading

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Wonderland Bakery, Las Vegas NV

Tweet  Wonderland Bakery PB&J Bar Sample Turtle Brownie – Fudgy Brownie, Caramel, Pecan Southern Princess Cupcake – Red Velvet Cake, Cream Cheese Buttercream Peanut Butter Chocolate Chunk Cookie Sassy Snickerdoodle Imported by Southern California and newly opened at Downtown Summerlin … Continue reading

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Distill – A Local Bar, Las Vegas NV

Tweet Distill – A Local Bar Mashed Potato Bites – Creamy House Made Mashed Potatoes with cheddar, pepper jack, and parmesan, spices.  Served with chipotle sour cream and ranch. Croque Madame – Swiss, Ham, Bechamel, Eggs, Hash Browns Chicken and … Continue reading

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Twist by Pierre Gagnaire [5,] Las Vegas NV

Tweet Twist by Pierre Gagnaire AMUSE – Curried Goat Cheese Tartlett, Guiness and Whisky Gelee Brioche, Baguette, Cranberry Walnut Bread with salted and unsalted butter SEA URCHIN MOUSSELINE WITH CAVIAR – Gelée of Bonito and Grilled Onion Infusion, Olive Oil … Continue reading

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Sporting Life Bar, Las Vegas NV

Tweet Sporting Life Bar Warm Pretzel Bites – Beer Cheese Dip Cracklin’ Jacks – Pork Rinds, Chipotle-Honey Roasted Peanuts Duck Confit Flatbread – Medjool Dates, Goat Cheese, Sweet and Savory Moustarda Bourbon Bread Pudding – Salted Caramel Ice Cream Located … Continue reading

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