Visiting our LA showroom? Come hungry...
One of the reasons we chose the Helms Bakery for our new Los Angeles showroom was because of its central location in Culver City. This area just West of downtown LA has been undergoing a revival of sorts over the last several years, and not only do shoppers have a lot to choose from, but dining has also become a big draw here.
The July, 2008 issue of Gourmet magazine has a nice feature on the dining destinations, some new and some not-so-new, in and around Culver City. Here is an exerpt:
Today, Culver City is the unlikely home of one of the country's most explosive dining scenes and is drawing eaters from all over Los Angeles. The leafy downtown streets have been colonized by sidewalk tables, and the Helms Bakery, a hulking Art Deco building less than a mile from Sony, contains three perpetually crowded restaurants. There's even an emerging Culver Ciry culinary identity, a cheerful and confident mingling of Mediterranean, Japanese, Indian, and Mexican techniques and ingredients.
To read the entire article, which includes overviews of some of the most popular Culver City eateries, click here to download a .pdf scan.
So whether you live near Los Angeles or are just visiting, you owe it to yourself not only to visit our newest showroom but to also check out the area's new dining hotspots.