Posts Tagged ‘Silver Lake’


LA Weekly Finds Rustic Israeli Cuisine in an Unlikely Silver Lake Spot

June 20, 2017 at 1:54 pm

The oddball Mh Zh gets a very good review from B-Rod This week LA Weekly restaurant critic Besha Rodell explains and examines the work at Mh Zh (pronounced mah zeh) in Silver Lake, a new Israeli restaurant on the corner of one of Silver Lake’s most popular corners. Located next to the popular Millie’s and […]

New wine store to join bagel bakery in south Silver Lake

June 20, 2017 at 1:29 pm

Site of Psychic Wines SILVER LAKE –— A new wine shop is planning to open on the south side of the neighborhood next to the site of a new bagel shop at the corner of Bellevue Avenue and Occidental Boulevard. The owners of Psychic Wines have applied for a state license to sell beer and wine […]

Sterling Silver Lake Craftsman asks $1.5M

June 16, 2017 at 2:02 pm

Built in 1912 and tastefully updated Los Angeles is filled with beautiful Craftsman homes, but it’s a treat to find to one that has been updated for today’s tastes without losing its charm. This bright three-bedroom home in prime Silver Lake still has a bevy of restored built-ins, moldings, and panelings. The kitchen was remodeled […]

The Unstoppable Sweetfin Poke Empire Gobbles Up a Prime Silver Lake Spot

June 14, 2017 at 1:58 pm

The seventh location takes over the former Knuckle & Claw Apparently Los Angeles still isn’t at full poke capacity, as Sweetfin Poke, a hip Hawaiian-style raw fish specialist, will take over the former Knuckle & Claw location in Silver Lake. It will be the seventh location for the brand that first opened in Santa Monica […]

SLNC Governing Board Re-elected

June 14, 2017 at 1:43 pm

The current SLNC Governing Board was re-elected at a recent SLNC Board meeting on June 7 held at Ivanhoe Elementary School. The following officers will serve as officers until June 2018: Anne-Marie Johnson and Scott Plante, co-chairs; Jerome Courshon; vice chairman; Terry Jackson, treasurer; and Betsy Isroelit, secretary. Hannah Anderson was re-appointed to serve as […]

Handsome brick house with stellar views asks $2.5M in Silver Lake

June 12, 2017 at 5:08 pm

Built in 1937, this stately brick home is unexpected in Silver Lake, where midcentury modern and Spanish-styles reign. It’s located on one of the windy, steep streets above the Silver Lake Reservoir, the main advantage of which is that it affords hilltop views from nearly every room from the kitchen to bedrooms. The interior is […]

Mayor’s Message

June 2, 2017 at 4:00 pm

Mayor Eric Garcetti today led a coalition of mayors across the United States in denouncing President Trump’s decision to walk away from the Paris Climate Agreement. “Climate change is a fact of life that people in Los Angeles and cities around the world live with every day. It is a grave threat to our health, […]

Summer Camp Fare Meets Fusion Fried Rice at Hot Hot Food in Silver Lake

May 30, 2017 at 10:09 am

A ginger-turmeric Slushie and a bowl of Goldfish Mac n’ Cheese, followed by pork fried rice and pan-seared Baja shrimp, with a Fluffernutter sandwich for dessert? It sounds like the kind of menu a child foodie might serve up at a dinner party, but Coly Den Haan and Dean Harada, co-owners of Silver Lake’s newest […]

Silver Lake’s Mh Zh Is The Israeli Sidewalk Cafe That L.A. Didn’t Know It Was Missing

May 25, 2017 at 12:32 am

The richness and complexity of a city’s dining scene can be determined by two factors. First, look at its singular and novelty vendors. Think of Bia Coffee in Koreatown, which just sells flower-based coffees, or Kawaba Rice Ball on Melrose, which sells nothing but stuffed rice balls. For Los Angeles’ culinary landscape to support such […]

Botanica’s Gorgeous Silver Lake Market And Restaurant Has Finally Arrived

May 2, 2017 at 7:29 pm

After nearly a year, the wait is just about over—Wednesday, May 3, marks the opening of Botanica Market and Restaurant along Silver Lake Boulevard. Botanica is in fact a three-pronged concept: digital magazine, market, and restaurant. “We wanted the maximum points of engagement and connection,” Emily Fiffer, a co-owner of Botanica along with Heather Sperling, […]

New Silver Lake fountain – one night only

May 1, 2017 at 11:54 pm

Photo by Peter Killeen SILVER LAKE — Looks like a fire hydrant at the corner of Silver Lake Boulevard and Effie Street was knocked over early this morning. Thanks to Peter Killeen for the photo. Silver Lake Got a story, tip, question or photo to share? Submit it here The Eastsider’s Daily email digest includes […]

New Silver Lake fountain – one night only

May 1, 2017 at 11:44 pm

Photo by Peter Killeen SILVER LAKE — Looks like a fire hydrant at the corner of Silver Lake Boulevard and Effie Street was knocked over early this morning. Thanks to Peter Killeen for the photo. Silver Lake Got a story, tip, question or photo to share? Submit it here The Eastsider’s Daily email digest includes […]