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Best Cheap Eats & Best Tacos
1st Place: Tito’s Tacos at 11222 Washington Pl.
2nd Place: Waterloo & City at 12517 W. Washington Blvd.
1st Place went to Father’s Office on Montana in Santa Monica
Waterloo & City also came in third in the category “Best Late-Night Eats”
Best Vietnamese Cuisine
1st Place: Pho Show at 4349 Sepulveda Blvd.,
Best Greek/Mediterranean Cuisine
Mykonos Greek Grill at 11164 W. Washington Blvd.
Culver City's Roll 'n Rye Deli closed this month after more than 50 years in business. Many will miss the restaurant's always-dependable matzo soup or pastrami burger. But now you have an opportunity to keep a bit of the restaurant in your life. The restaurant is liquidating its equipment and fixtures at THIS on-line asset liquidation site through October 5. The current bid on the above table, for example, is $25! Get in there and get some stuff!
The current bid for this deli-themed figurine labeled "Salami Davis Jr." (for example) is $120.…Continue
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Celebrate National Rice Month with Chef Kaumudi from Un-Curry Restaurant, who will give a demonstration of delicious rice recipes at the Culver City Julian Dixon Library this Saturday, September 27 from 3 pm to 4 pm. There will be samples of rice dishes and recipes to take home. The event is free and open to the public.
If Un-Curry's Yelp reviews are any indication, this will be a lot of fun. Here's how "Stacy M.," one cooking class participant at the restaurant, described the experience:
"My fiance and I took Kaumudi's Indian cooking class and it was such a great experience. ...Kaumudi did a great job of explaining everything from the regional cuisines, how we understand Indian food in America, and how each spice effects different dishes when they are…Continue
To make the intensely rich soup at this place, they boil pork bones for TWENTY hours, and once your bowl arrives, you can ask for a press to smash fresh garlic into it. What more do you need to know???
Read the whole article HERE.
Ramen Yamadaya is located at 11172 Washington…Continue
Fans Have the Opportunity to Meet and Take Photos with LA Feline Film Festival Host
Interviews, Photos, and Video Footage Opportunities Available
WHEN: Saturday, September 20, 2014 at 4:00 p.m.
WHAT: Lil Bub will have LA-based fans purring as she makes a special appearance the day before the LA Feline Film Festival at Adopt & Shop Culver City for a meet & greet. VIP ticket holders have the opportunity to meet and pet their favorite celebricat, published author, talk show host and movie star. Starting September 6th, VIP tickets will go on sale on www.AdoptandShop.org/lil-bub-ticket.html. The ticket price to meet and pet Lil Bub is $50. One photo with Lil Bub will be permitted with ticket purchase. The event is also the last chance for the general…Continue
Today the question is: Do you know where in Culver City this moon is? If you know, enter your response in the comments box of this post.
If your answer fails to appear in the comments section immediately, fear not! So more people can play, I'll hold all the responses until the following Thursday, when I'll reveal them.
Picture submissions for future games of "Where Am I" are welcome. Email them to:…Continue
Participants will start at the Society’s Archives and Resource Center in back of the Veterans Memorial Building at 4117 Overland Ave, where they will check in and receive their first set of directions. From there, they will have a fun-filled adventure driving from one place to another to receive their next set of clues, learning facts about local history along the way. The final checkpoint will feature tacos, a no-host bar, and a 50/50 raffle for all who attend.
The cost is $30 for Historical Society members; $35 for non-members and $10 for children from 6 to 12 years.
More information is available…Continue
To participate, just show up at one of these locations, where there are gates affording access to Ballona Creek:
In previous years more than 500 Culver City volunteers have shown up for Coastal Cleanup Day -- with some helping for an hour or so and others staying through the entire event until noon. If you come out, you'll to join more than…Continue
Long term Culver City resident, Carole Yu has opened a new leather goods store in Santa Monica.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
m0851 Concept Store Now Open in Santa Monica
Santa Monica, September 15, 2014- There is a new exclusive m0851 concept store at 1426 Montana Avenue, Unit 2, in Santa Monica.
Established in 1987, m0851 is a Montreal-based company that designs and manufactures leather bags, accessories, jackets and outerwear, the great majority of which are produced in the company’s workshop. The products’ inherent charm comes from the company’s approach to Design which is anchored in a combination of minimalist and functional aesthetics, coupled with high-end raw materials sourced around the world.
For 27 years, m0851 (formerly known as Rugby North America) has constructed and enriched a matrix of styles which…Continue