Restaurant newsletters encouraging regular customers to participate in that annual rite of passage---Best of Citysearch ballot stuffing---are filling our inbox. How else could Sherman Oaks' Pineapple Saloon & Grill catch up to Father's Office for best burger, or Steven's Steak & Seafood House in Commerce inch their way towards Providence at the top of the best fine dining list? [CS]
The Best, Really?
by Lesley Balla
Dig into dynamite diner fare from chef Nancy Silverton when Max and Helen’s opens in Larchmont Village
Red sauce Italian in Lincoln Heights, oodles of noodles and congee in Monterey Park, and more