Category Archives: Restaurants

What’s Up with All These Early-Bird Dinners?

By BOB VICKREY (Editor’s note: This “Best of Vickrey” column was chosen as a finalist for a California Newspaper Publishing Association award in 2017.) I’m trying to remember exactly when my friends all began having dinner at 4:30 in the … Continue reading

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Chamber Ribbon-Cutting Officially Opens Cinque Terre, A Locally Owned/Operated Italian Restaurant on Monument

Although Cinque Terre WEST Osteria has been pleasing Pacific Palisades palates since May, the Chamber of Commerce finally held a ribbon-cutting ceremony on October 23. The restaurant’s outdoor patio was packed at the 970 Monument building site, as nearly 110 … Continue reading

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Business Alerts at Four Palisades Locations

Valentina Will Open Here A women’s clothing boutique named Valentina, has chosen Pacific Palisades for its first shop outside of Illinois. Valentina will share space with Phillips French Cleaners on Sunset. At its three Illinois locations, Valentina carries women’s clothing, jewelry … Continue reading

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Like Football? Like Food? Like to Support Youth?

Annual PaliHi Football Fundraiser Will Get the Season Underway The Taste of Tangaroa, the  Second Annual “Taste of” event to benefit the Palisades High football team, will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. on Sunday, August 25, at a … Continue reading

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The Draycott Offers New Menu, More Options

Co-Owner Introduces New Chef and Maitre’d The Draycott is a lovely, spacious restaurant adjacent to the little green park in the center of Caruso’s Palisades Village. When Circling the News learned that the restaurant had hired a new chef, we … Continue reading

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Presentation for Gladstone’s Lacked Information

Instead, It Was Called a Chance to Offer Input The following invite came from L.A. County Supervisor Sheila Kuehl’s office for a presentation on June 18 at the Palisades Village Swarthmore Room. “Please join PCH Beach Associates, the L.A. County … Continue reading

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Gladstone’s Will be Replaced by a Gehry/Puck Project;

Palisadians Invited to an Unveiling of the Plan June 18 L.A. County Supervisor Sheila Kuehl’s District Director Stephanie Cohen office sent out the following invitation on Monday. “Please join PCH Beach Associates, the L.A County Department of Beaches & Harbors … Continue reading

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Cinque Terre Provides Delicious Offerings

Restaurant Opens in the Former Pinocchio Space Didn’t make it to the Golden Globes in 2017, 2018 and 2019? Forget the awards. You missed some great food. For example, in 2018, guests dined on a burrata salad appetizer and a … Continue reading

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