Business People and Their Homes

  • Oodles of Oysters

    Published 10/15/13 in Places
    Oodles of Oysters

    The design of the dishes at Connie and Ted's is as interesting as the building itself. You can get clams, oysters and myriad other seafood delicacies prepared in dozens of different ways, including…   See the Image

  • Connie and Ted's Upscale L.A. Clam Shack

    This West Hollywood corner, which formerly housed the famed Silver Spoon, has been given a vibrant new makeover with the addition of Connie and Ted's. Note how the roof suggests a wave, or perhaps a…   See the Image

  • Connie and Ted's Unique Decor

    Published 10/15/13 in Places
    Connie and Ted's Unique Decor

    When you enter the door or peek straight back from the front windows of Connie and Ted's, you can see straight back to the kitchen, so you'll know exactly what's in store. Note the walls papered with…   See the Image

  • Connie and Ted's Expansive Outdoor Dining Room

    Since the weather in Los Angeles is seldom too cold for dining al fresco, the creators of Connie and Ted's were adamant about creating a sheltered dining area which substantially increases the…   See the Image

  • Connie and Ted's Dining Bar

    Published 10/15/13 in Places
    Connie and Ted's Dining Bar

    The creators of Connie and Ted's, who are also behind L.A.'s chic Providence, have been surprised to see how many people prefer to dine, not just drink, in the bar area. The fact that the restaurant…   See the Image

  • The Original Connie and Ted

    Published 10/15/13 in Places
    The Original Connie and Ted

    The new restaurant is named after the grandparents of famous L.A. restauranteur Michael Cimarusti, who is the co-owner and chef. This photo was taken in 1940 when they got married. They lived the…   See the Image

  • The Ultimate Startup

    You cannot grow a decent crop of tomatoes on your fire escape. This I know from experience.You can, however, create an incredible garden on a vacant lot. This I know from seeing them in Brooklyn…   Read the Article

  • Scott Antique Markets, Vintage Phones

    Located south of the airport, the Scott Antique Markets is on author Jessica Handler's short list of must-sees for visitors.    See the Image

  • Scott Antique Markets, Figurines

    Located south of the airport, the Scott Antique Markets is on author Jessica Handler's short list of must-sees for visitors.    See the Image

  • Amazon Fresh Truck in Los Angeles

    If you’ve been out and about in L.A. residential neighborhoods lately, you may have noticed new, bright green delivery trucks with the Amazon smile logo boldly emblazoned on all sides.  If…   Read the Article