Movies Books Music Food Tv Shows Technology Politics Video Games Parenting Fashion Green Living more >
reviewed Kind of Blue. June 29, 2012
Kind of Blue
In a politically connected Los Angeles Police Department, when a former police officer is murdered, the assistant chief wants Lt. Frank Duffy to put his best detective on the case.      …
reviewed The Drop. April 14, 2012
The Drop
“Everybody counts or nobody counts” has always been Detective Harry Bosch’s personal mantra. In THE DROP, the latest book in a series that began long ago with the excellent novel The …
reviewed The Drop. January 02, 2012
The Drop
Harry Bosch is assigned to a cold case of a 1989 rape and murder that DNA evidence shows an eight year old child was involved. Harry must find if the evidence was compromised or what happened.   …
reviewed The Drop. December 26, 2011
The Drop
This novel is interesting from page one to its surprise ending on page 388, with no let up. Bosch is portrayed as a man of integrity, but he sees life in black and whites, and this personality trait affects, …
reviewed The Drop. November 01, 2011
The Drop
Detective Harry Bosch has the opportunity to continue his work in the Open/Unsolved Unit with his extension to stay on approved.  Harry has been working the cold cases long enough to get have a …
reviewed R23. October 30, 2011
posted in Dining Out
  I’m not afraid to eat alone. I’ve said it before, but I’ll say it again, I’m always amazed to find that many people do not, cannot, will not venture out on their own, …
American Lightning: Terror, Mystery, the Birth of
AMERICAN LIGHTNING propones the "crime of the century" (the bombing of the L.A. TIMES building in the early 1910s) to a modern audience. In short, a group of socialists went on a bombing spree …
reviewed The Drop. September 28, 2011
The Drop
This is another excellent book about Harry Bosch, my favorite LAPD homicide investigator. The title of the book may throw the reader off though.      The DROP in this book refers to …
posted a Quick Tip about Carmageddon. July 16, 2011
posted in Los Angeles
I'm headed down to Carmaggedon this weekend, unintentionally. I had seen this term everywhere lately on the Internet and had no clue what it was about. I asked my LA friend and she said that it was …
reviewed The Greasy Wiener & The Nacho Food Tr.... July 14, 2011
posted in Dining Out
The Greasy Wiener & The Nacho Food Trucks
Half the fun of owning a membership to LACMA (that’s the Los Angeles County Museum of Art) is going there on a weekday afternoon and being greeted by a dozen or so of L.A.’s finest food trucks. …
reviewed Radhika Modern Indian Bistro. March 24, 2011
posted in Dining Out
I have been a customer of Radhika’s for years. I may or may not have first patronized them at their original home in Alhambra, but my memory fails me and it wasn’t until their move to Shopper’s …
posted a Quick Tip about Real Food Daily. March 23, 2011
Real Food Daily
I tried to test out RFD last night. They were very nice, but it took them 20 minutes to bring me a lemon aid, and then another 15 by the time they asked us to order. By then, my friend and I were both …
posted a Quick Tip about The Old Place Restaurant. March 01, 2011
Old Place
Get the Rosemary Herb Pale Ale Chicken! Buy a bottle of wine next door at the Cornell Tasting room. Oh and they have Racer 5 on tap!
reviewed Malibu Wine Country. March 01, 2011
posted in Los Angeles
Malibu Wine Country
This past weekend a close friend of mine asked if I wanted to go wine tasting with her in Malibu. She got a Groupon for 2 to Malibu Wines for a tasting. I'm a huge fan of wine tasting and I jumped …
posted a Quick Tip about Farmers Field. February 01, 2011
Farmers Field
Farmers Field might turn out to be a poor naming decision for SEO purposes, but the prospect of a new stadium and football team in Los Angeles is very exciting. I really hope the plans include some improved …
posted a Quick Tip about Farmers Field. February 01, 2011
Farmers Field
This is an awesome time for LA! I cannot wait until one day soon when the NFL announces what team(s) will move to LA!
reviewed L.A.'s Best French Dip. January 28, 2011
posted in Dining Out
L.A.'s Best French Dip
The French Dip sandwich.  Maybe Los Angeles's most famous contribution to the culinary world.  Thinly sliced meats lovingly paired with a crusty french roll and served "au jus" …
reviewed Kind of Blue. January 25, 2011
Kind of Blue
Ash Levine had quit his detective position in the LA police department because he was suspended from the force when one of his informants was killed. About a year later his boss who had suspended him …
reviewed Barney's Beanery. January 18, 2011
posted in Los Angeles
Barney's Beanery
I'm a big fan of sports bars. All types. Over my extensive years of sports bar education I've found that really the only thing that differentiates sports bars is the type of food …
reviewed Choco-Sutra at the Oliverio. January 09, 2011
posted in Dining Out
Choco-Sutra at the Oliverio
After the transcendent Thanksgiving brunch at L’Ermitage this year, when I received the invite to check out an AYCE of another sort at another boutique hotel in the Viceroy family, I was beyond …
reviewed Osteria Mozza. December 25, 2010
Osteria Mozza
There's Chickenfoot, Cream, The Traveling Wilburys and Velvet Revolver. Now there's Osteria Mozza      http://www.mozza-la.com/osteria/about.cfm . This is the LA super …
reviewed The Waffle (Hollywood). December 22, 2010
posted in Dining Out
The Waffle (Hollywood)
After my friend Loren and I went to the Alice in Wonderland Ultimate Fan Event (and promptly left after our favorite music artist, Kerli, performed) we headed to The Waffle, a restaurant Loren had greatly …
reviewed Stan's Donuts. December 22, 2010
posted in Dining Out
Stan's Donuts
     Peanut buttery chocolatey goodness!         I’d hardly call Stan’s Donuts a restaurant, but you get the idea. This is the legendary Stan’s …
reviewed Bar Celona. December 22, 2010
posted in Dining Out
Bar Celona
Bad reviews aren't my thing, but the problem with Bar Celona is that it isn’t bad food. It’s bad service and overpriced, albeit very good food. I’ve spied Bar Celona on the several …
reviewed The Grilled Cheese Truck. December 22, 2010
posted in Dining Out
The Grilled Cheese Truck
Food trucks are the latest craze here in Los Angeles and it’s been my goal to try out and report back on as many food trucks as I can.      First up is the Grilled Cheese Truck, …
1 2 3 4 5 ... 6 Next
Related Communities
Los Angeles
What you have to say about everything LA!
Dining Out
Restaurant Talk
A community about service projects in so-cal.
Trending Topics
SN Queens Los Angeles

SN Queens Jewelry

1 rating: +5.0
Kind of Blue

Kind of Blue

3 Ratings: +4.0
The Drop

The Drop

5 Ratings: +4.6


1 rating: +4.0
© 2014 Lunch.com, LLC All Rights Reserved
Lunch.com - Relevant reviews by real people.
This is you!
Ranked #
Last login
Member since