Tag Archive: La Sandia

2010 L.A. Drinker's Holiday Gift Guide

Sometimes we drinkers want something else for the holiday other than another random bottle of booze from BevMo… OK, just kidding, that’s always a good present. But in the case that you’d like to get something more on the mark to open up for the festive season, I compiled this SoCal-centric list of 12 gift…

Drink Deals for Mexican Independence Day Celebrations

What is Mexican Independence Day and why should we celebrate it? It’s the day Mexico gained its freedom from Spain — that’s right, Cinco de Mayo is for something else — and, hullo?, drink specials! Here are some bar events going on around town this Wednesday and Thursday in case you need an excuse to…

A Rundown of the Dining Deck at the New Santa Monica Place

Earlier this week I was invited to check out the restaurants on the Dining Deck of the new, improved and now outdoor Santa Monica Place mall that opens today at 10am. When I arrived the security detail led me to the elevator that took me upstairs to one of the most beautiful mall food courts…