In L.A., things come into style just about as quickly as they're deemed unhip. This applies to clubs, fashion, celebrities and even restaurants. While some popular eateries are ridiculously expensive with little rationale (hello, The Ivy), every once in a while, there comes along an idea for a restaurant that is simply brilliant. So is the case with Lemonade, a minuscule cafe that recently opened up near my office. The wallpaper alone, that covers the outside of the place, is so intriguing that it nearly caused me to rear-end the car in front of me when I first drove by several weeks back. The cafeteria-esque setting, that showcases 15 different salad varieties allows for a versatile and healthy dining experience. Not to mention four types of lemonade and perfectly packaged goodies like red velvet cupcakes and miniature meringues.
Best Place on Urth
For those of you who have yet to visit Los Angeles, jot down the name 'Urth Caffe,' since it's not to be missed. Unlike most other eateries that are arbitrarily coined as hip, this place actually deserves the praise. Since this morning was abnormally chilly, my boyfriend and I ...read more