Tag Archive: Brentwood

Bar Toscana: I Don’t Speak Italian Cocktails

Bar Toscana cocktail by Caroline on Crack

I had first heard about Bar Toscana in Brentwood from Aidan Demarest (The Edison, 1886 Bar, Spare Room). A bunch of us bloggers wanted to thank him for putting together such an epic blogger barhop and he had picked Bar Toscana, which opened last December, as the place to celebrate a job well done. After…

Makeup & Go: Glam on the Run

I admit it, I’m no Natalie Portman. I’m not a glamorous girl with a team of stylists nor do I get my makeup and hair done for special occasions (unless it’s Blogger Prom, of course). Clean hair and red lipstick will do just fine, thanks. But when the PR folks behind make-up studio, Makeup&Go, invited…

Blog Bite: Virgin Taverine at the Tavern

Bored and alone, I found myself having dinner at the bar in the Tavern in Brentwood. No biggie if I were able to drink cocktails but since I’m liquor free for Lent-ish this made keeping my own company a boring prospect. Fortunately the Tavern has a nice cocktail menu comprised of fresh juices. Unfortunately, they…

Drunken Army LA Tweetup at Bar Food

Ten HUT! Drinkers! The Drunken Army is taking new recruits this Thursday. Only serious drinkers need apply because we’ll weed out the lily-livered with some good ol’ whiskey drinking at Bar Food in Brentwood. No mixers here as the bar is armed with only a whiskey list. What’s the Drunken Army, you ask? Eyes forward,…

Bar Food, Take 2: Now With All Night Happy Hour, Whiskey & Trip to Dublin

5 of 25: Sure, first impressions count but if you went into Bar Food in Brentwood last year when it first opened, you probably were confused by its Japanese restaurant remnants paired with the gastropub menu and the Irish owner. And even though it serves up wonderfully unique bar food and has 24 beers on…

Bar Food in Brentwood: Grownup Happy Hour

Jason, Jason, Jason. When reading the Yelp reviews of Brentwood’s Bar Food, Jason Killalee seemed to be all the reviewers ever talked about. Apparently he’s the charming Irish host and owner of the newish gastropub on Wilshire Boulevard. I was looking for an affordable place to grab a bite in Brentwood and miraculously found Bar…