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Papoo’s: A Traditional Joint with Tasty Treats

Papoo’s: A Traditional Joint with Tasty Treats

Papoo’s Hot Dog Show and Diner opened in 1949. Papoo means grandpa in Greek, a charming fact reflected in the warm and friendly atmosphere the restaurant has maintained for over six decades. This “little neighborhood tradition” has grown from just hot dogs to so much more. Papoo’s is on the rise thanks to Leona, the […]

‘Hotel of the Stars’ Holiday Dining

‘Hotel of the Stars’ Holiday Dining

What can be more stressful than hosting the entire family during the holidays? Cooking for an army, endless entertaining and cleaning around the clock are all surefire ways to exhaust the holiday spirit. This year, invite family and friends to gather at the newly renovated Sheraton Universal, and let their restaurant, The Californias, play hostess […]

La Cubana: Great Cuban Food in Glendale

La Cubana: Great Cuban Food in Glendale

By Michelle Carlson In 1973, when Angelenos barely knew Cuban food, Mr. and Mrs. Fernandez opened La Cubana Restaurant in what was the first location on Elk Street in Glendale, California. Their capital: $200.00. Yes, $200. Their goal: to offer the delicious Cuban cuisine at affordable prices. La Cubana is a family-owned and operated restaurant. […]