Brant CoxLA Editor
Born and raised in Illinois, Brant moved to LA 6 years ago because except for Tilda Swinton, humans don’t naturally belong in winter. In his spare time, Brant enjoys tweeting about the chaos of Trader Joe’s parking lots and attending Corgi social gatherings throughout the region.
Mao’s is as close to a reliable, neighborhood Chinese spot as we have on the Westside.
The LA Hit List: The Best New Restaurants In Los Angeles
The LA Hit List: The Best New Restauran...
The best new restaurants in Los Angeles.
DTLA Ramen is some of the best ramen you'll find in downtown.
Bar Angeles is your cool, go-to casual weeknight dinner spot in Silver Lake.
Fleishik’s is a great Kosher sandwich shop on Beverly with an extremely modern edge.
The 20 best bars in downtown LA.
Villians is a fantastic outdoor-ish live music venue in the Arts District with a palpable vaudevillian theme.
Angel City doesn’t have the best beer in downtown, but it definitely has the best space.
Casey’s is a downtown sports bar and a complete and utter drunken mess.
The Varnish is a rare downtown speakeasy that you don't actually hate.
The Edison is a prohibition-era nightlife metropolis and still one of the coolest nights out in downtown.