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Craig Thornton's Sharksteeth, Sugarfish Hollywood Opening Soon, and More a.m. Intel

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Plus a feature on Sotto's artwork.

Craig Thornton, Sharksteeth
Craig Thornton, Sharksteeth

— LA Weekly has a lengthy look at Craig Thornton's new Sharksteeth, which takes place in a house that's rebuilt for tasting menus. The seafood-centric menu has Thornton thinking more about what the diner wants from a dish: "After talking to people, you realize that what is more important to them is really actually enjoying the taste of a dish more than enjoying the idea."

— Sugarfish's Hollywood spot at Sunset & Gower looks like it's going to open imminently, with a recently activated beer & wine license. Very soon Hollywood denizens won't have to schlep over to La Brea for pristine fish.

— Fair Oaks Pharmacy gets a nifty feature in CBS News as one of the last remaining old-time ice cream parlors in town. Load up with a massive banana split. Or pick up a scoop from one other these other ice cream shops in town.

— Did you ever wonder where the art comes from at SottoHere's a visual look at how artist Skylar Hughes creates and curates the art in the South Beverly Italian restaurant.

— Fellow Food Network mates Alton Brown and Simon Majumdar dropped by Terrine for dinner last night. They both look stuffed to the gills with Kris Morningstar's food.

— Loteria Grill is doing an homage to the taco villamelon style from Mexico City at all their locations for Taco Tuesdays. It's a mix of cecina (beef jerky), pork rinds, and grilled onions with a salsa of chile morita, plus some hand-made tortillas on the side.

— Lucky Rice hits LA again this Thursday, this time inside Create nightclub in Hollywood. Pok Pok's Andy Ricker presents the evening, with tickets available here.

— ShopHouse is giving away free bowls on August 2 to help kick off Sundance NEXT FEST at the Hollywood Forever Cemetary. Tickets cost $14 to watch Cop Car, but the spicy Southeast Asian bowls come gratis.

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