FOOD & DRINK
Foothill Restaurant: Finding its Footing

Foothill Restaurant is the rebranded iteration of Twohey’s Tavern and retains much of what’s made Twohey’s Diner a local fixture for more than 75 years. Perhaps not enough. I visited Foothill for dinner on a Wednesday night. At 7:30 p.m., the restaurant was humming. Families,…

The Langham School for Tea and Gallantry

The Langham Hotel is set to begin a year of instructive and entertaining Children’s Tea events. On Sunday, March 3rd, junior performers…

Cocktails of the Month | The Shaman: Just What the Doctor Ordered

Another grinding day. Want to slip off the edge after work? Head to over to Edwin Mills and try the Shaman…you’re sure to enter a…

Raymond 1886: New Chefs, New Menu, Same Cozy Atmosphere

The Raymond 1886 has always been a favorite of mine. Its cozy cottage and relaxing patios make it a great choice rain…

International Pizza Man Brings His Blend to Pasadena

The 2016 Yelp Best Restaurant on the West Coast has arrived in Pasadena. And It’s not some fancy shmancy farm-to-table bistro, either. Sapori di 786…

Fox’s Altadena for Dinner: Real Good Cookin’

Too often I dine at restaurants that simply don’t know what they are. For example, a “locals only restaurant” with a 10-page…

What’s New At Alexander’s Steakhouse

It has been a few years (FOUR!), a new chef (Chef Travis Flood), and a changing seasonal menu since I’ve visited Alexander’s Steakhouse. It was…

Celebrations Coming Up?

Do you have a celebration coming up that you want to blow out but have no idea where a good place to…

Get Into The Mixx for Only $12

It’s lunchtime and you’re looking for someplace nice to enjoy a meal so you can get through the rest of your busy day, but all…

Clam Chowder: As Good as it Gets

Clams are filled with iron. They have even more iron than beef liver or T-Bone steaks because there are as much as 24 milligrams of iron in 9 small clams and this is something good for the body, especially for women who seem to have a hard time getting enough iron for their body. Clams are a great food to find high amounts of phosphorus, potassium, zinc, copper, manganese, and selenium. These health benefits, along with great taste and texture, make clam chowder something special that people can enjoy knowing they are doing the body good. In fact, they have…

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