Tag Archive: happy hour

LA Weekend Events September 22 to 24: Last Cinespia of Season, New Hangover Brunch, Tarfest

The Exorcist at Cinespia

OK, apart from the awesomeness that is 4th Annual LA Beer Week, there ARE other LA weekend events going on. Saturday, September 22 Cinespia Screens The Exorcist at Hollywood Forever Cemetery Online tickets for what is the scariest movie EVER are already sold out but you can still walk up and buy tickets at the…

Umamicatessen’s New Happy Hour Launches With $5 Truffle Sliders & Draft Beer

Umamicatessen cocktails by Caroline on Crack

Downtown’s Umamicatessen just launched a new happy hour. From Monday through Friday 4 to 7pm you can get select Umami sliders and downtown dogs on the cheap as well as selections from Pigg and The Cure. Check out these deals: Umami Burger: Short rib slider and truffle slider $5, downtown dog $6 Pigg: 1-ounce servings…

This Weekend: Hungry Cat All Day Happy Hour, Cismontane Takes Over Sunset Beer, Clueless and Two Boots Pizza

Thursday, March 8   Hungry Cat Hollywood’s 7th Anniversary What better way to celebrate an anniversary than with an all-day happy hour? Hungry Cat Hollywood is going on its 7th year (hey, so is this blog!) and wants you to share your HC memories by sending your photos to bob [at] thehungrycat.com. Then head to its…

Fuku Burger LA’s Chef Mags on How To Do a Fuku Bomb

Fukuburger Fuku Bomb by Caroline on Crack

How hard could it be to do a Fuku Bomb, you ask? Fuku Burger‘s sake bomb is demonstrated here by the Asian burger joint’s own Chef Robert “Mags” Magsalin. The new Asian fusion burger joint, a takeoff on the uber popular food truck in Las Vegas, just opened up shop on Cahuenga Boulevard and is…

7 Reasons To Love SmithHouse Tap & Grill in Century City

SmithHouse craft beer flight by Caroline on Crack

Finally, another reason to visit Century City, other than the mall! Across the street in the old Kula space is new sports bar/restaurant SmithHouse Tap & Grill by Curtis Nysmith (Capitol City). Yeah, I was skeptical of it at first, too, especially since I was not a fan of Capitol City. But when word got…

Blog Bite: Lobster Mac & Cheese & $4 Pint Night at Blue Palms Brewhouse

Blue Palms Brewhouse Lobster Mac n Cheese by Caroline on Crack

You’ve had a tough day and you really want to treat yourself to make it all better. Best way to indulge? Chow down on the decadent lobster mac and cheese at Blue Palms Brewhouse in Hollywood. Yup, this craft beer bar not only features 24 awesome beers on tap at any given time but it…

This Weekend: Bacon Brunch, Bay Cities Wine Tasting, Food Truck Flea Market Music Fest

Look out weekend cuz here I come… Thursday, August 18 Napa Valley Grille’s Taste Foursquare Happy Hour Get a delicious (and wallet-friendly) sneaky peek of Executive Chef Joseph Gillard’s Heritage Pork Belly he created for September 4th’s “Fashion Bites Brunch” during the Westwood restaurant’s happy hour (Monday-Saturday 3-7pm and 9pm-12am, Sunday 3-11pm). This is part…

And the Los Angeles Magazine Winner for Best Cocktail Punch 2011 Is…

Spare Room by Caroline on Crack

Los Angeles Magazine‘s Best of LA 2011 issue is currently out on the newsstands and it’s one that’s not to be missed. Not because I was fortunate enough to be asked to contribute a couple of blurbs to it, hee!, but just because it’s usually the issue you’ll end up referring to for years to…

Those Summer Nights at The Spare Room: Food, Drink and Bowling Deals on Wednesdays

Save on your electricity bill this summer by spending your Wednesday nights at The Spare Room, Hollywood Roosevelt’s swank cocktail bar/bowling alley. Every Wednesday from 6 to 9pm, have them foot the A/C bill while you spend your savings on food, drink and fun deals. Nosh on $5 mini lobster rolls while tossing back $3…

This Weekend: Good Food Happy Hour, Beer for a Good Cause, Slasher Beer Pong

Tomorrow drinkers worldwide are celebrating World Cocktail Day and will inevitably get blitzed. Godspeed. This is how LA’s doing it up. But what to do for the rest of the weekend? Here are some suggestions. Thursday, May 12 Eagle Rock Brewery Taste of the Nation Benefit at Verdugo Bar Five Eagle Rock Brewery beers will…