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Fala Bar

Los Angeles welcomes all vegan, organic, and kosher fast food joint, Fala Bar. Fala Me to Heaven, Fala Me To Runyon, Fala Me To KALEifornia. These are just some of the evocative names of the dishes at Fala Bar. This “always vegan, always fresh, always organic” and kosher fast food joint is located in an [...]

By | June 2nd, 2015|Restaurants|0 Comments

Café Gratitude, DTLA Arts District Opening

Café Gratitude opens its doors in Downtown Los Angeles Arts District With locations in two of the city's hottest neighborhoods (Venice and Larchmont), it comes as no surprise that Cafe Gratitude recently opened its doors in Los Angeles’ burgeoning Downtown. This third LA spot is tucked into a 4,200-square-foot corner of the Yards at One [...]

By | April 27th, 2015|Restaurants|0 Comments

Beaming: Organic, Gluten-free and Dairy-free in Santa Monica

Beaming:  The flagship location for Organic, Gluten-free and Dairy-free in Santa Monica Enter Beaming for a feel-good high.  Whether it is the store name that makes you smile, the healthy food, or the shop’s positive energy, this place is a mood lifter. Founded in 2011 by Lisa Odenweller, Beaming was inspired by preventative health expert [...]

By | March 27th, 2015|Restaurants|0 Comments

Life Food Organic Opens Location in Santa Monica

Life Food Organic Opens Second Location in Santa Monica Life Food Organic, a pioneer in juice cleansing, alkaline diets, and plant-based holistic living, has opened up their second location blocks away from the beach. With its light, bright atmosphere, a 100% organic, locally sourced, raw, vegetarian menu, and a fully redesigned back patio with a [...]

By | February 24th, 2015|Restaurants|0 Comments

Kye’s casual take on fast healthy food

Photo Credit - Marie Buck There’s something about Montana Avenue in the morning. While most of storefronts continue to sleep, a few early risers roll up the shutters and open their doors to user in the bright light. The street feels peaceful and alive, all at the same time. On a recent Wednesday [...]

By | February 24th, 2015|Restaurants|0 Comments

Open Doors: Café Vida

Culver City is rapidly becoming a day-to-evening destination for foodies looking to partake in the neighborhood vibe while enjoying a variety of healthy farm-to-table options. Café Vida is the newest spot on Restaurant Row that is also a destination for fresh juices and smoothies. Built from the ground up and designed with a spacious feel [...]

By | July 21st, 2014|Restaurants|0 Comments

Vegan Grocers Set Up Shop in Santa Monica

Vegans unite! There is a new grocery in town: Viva la Vegan on Ocean Park in Santa Monica. It is the second location owned by the only all-vegan grocer in California, Arlo Toews. He proudly states, “There are a total of six vegan markets in the United States, and two are our Viva stores. We [...]

By | November 21st, 2013|Restaurants|0 Comments

Veggie Grill arrives in Encino

The expanding vegan/vegetarian restaurant chain, Veggie Grill, is now serving Encino, making it the first location in the Valley and the ninth in LA County. “We have had many requests to open a restaurant in the San Fernando Valley and feel the area is a natural fit for us,” says Chief Energizing Officer Greg Dollarhyde. Right [...]

By | July 16th, 2013|Restaurants|0 Comments

The Benefits of the Mediterranean Diet

A Conversation with True Food Kitchen Executive Chef Michael Stebner We’ve seen the headlines in the New York Times, USA Today, and in numerous research studies. The Mediterranean Diet, high in good monounsaturated fats, is heart-healthy, protects against strokes, and supports weight management. Key ingredients of this diet -- a lifestyle, really -- are seasonal [...]

By | May 1st, 2013|Restaurants|0 Comments

Community: Open Doors

YOGA LIFESTYLE CENTER IN ATWATER VILLAGE: SANTOSHA SPACE is a family-friendly, kid-welcoming, and stress-free zone for people in all stages of life located in Atwater Village on Glendale Boulevard. Santosha is a Sanskrit word that refers to a state of contentment described in Patanjali’s Yoga Sutras: "When one reaches a state of happiness, Santosha is [...]

By | April 12th, 2011|Restaurants|0 Comments