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Co-opportunity

In Uncategorized On July 7, 2011 0 Comments

Santa Monica’s Co-opportunity is more than just a grocer; it’s a community. In fact, as its name suggests, the store is a co-op. This means that it’s owned… Read More »

El Gaucho Meat Market

El Gaucho Meat Market

In Uncategorized On June 19, 2011 0 Comments

El Gaucho Meat Market is a mini-mart, butcher, restaurant, and local hangout all in one. The mini-mart offers a small but more than sufficient variety of South American… Read More »

Monsieur Marcel

Monsieur Marcel

In Uncategorized On June 12, 2011 1 Comment

Located in the L.A. Farmers’ Market, Monsieur Marcel is a cozy little grocer with items from France and other European nations. Outside, long tables display Provençal table cloths… Read More »

Bangluck Market

Bangluck Market

In Uncategorized On May 27, 2011 0 Comments

Located along the strip of Hollywood Boulevard known as Thai Town, Bangluck Market is one of a few places to go for authentic Thai ingredients – hey, even… Read More »

European Deluxe Sausage Kitchen

European Deluxe Sausage Kitchen

In Uncategorized On May 16, 2011 0 Comments

European Deluxe Sausage Kitchen is a mom-and-pop deli offering Eastern European fare. A friendly German couple runs the specialty shop, which sells fresh, boiled, smoked, and dried meats… Read More »

Silom Supermarket

Silom Supermarket

In Uncategorized On April 20, 2011 0 Comments

Thailand Plaza is hardly the exciting destination L.A. guidebooks make it out to be. But, tucked away in the small Thai-town complex is one spot offering a gastronomic… Read More »

Artisan Cheese Gallery

In Uncategorized On April 11, 2011 0 Comments

This quaint shop would be as at home located off a cobble-stone street in Europe as it is off of Ventura Boulevard in Studio City.  Artisan Cheese Gallery… Read More »

Alpine Village Market

In Uncategorized On March 17, 2011 2 Comments

The entrance to Alpine Village Market is part true German architecture and part tourist-attraction façade. Once inside, however, you will discover that this grocer is stocked with truly… Read More »

Hunnington Meats

The Huntington Meats

In Uncategorized On March 14, 2011 0 Comments

The Huntington Meats is one of two top-notch butchers in the L.A. Farmers’ Market. Long display cases brim with beautiful cuts of pork and lamb, over two dozen… Read More »

Surfas

Surfas

In Uncategorized On March 3, 2011 3 Comments

Surfas (Restaurant Supply, Gourmet Food, and Commercial Kitchen Design) is a true “chef’s paradise”. Established in 1937 out of an abandoned garage, it once offered only commercial kitchen supplies. Surfas… Read More »