Dine On A Dime

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Dine On A Dime: Ink Sack

Sack lunches are going chic on Melrose Avenue.


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Dine On A Dime: MexiKosher

At MexiKosher, they answer to a higher power.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/25/2011

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Dine On A Dime: Frozen Crush

With temperatures hovering near the triple digits, what better time than to explore a great Italian ice place?

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/18/2011

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Dine On A Dime: WP24

Chinese food is rising to new levels, 24 floors above downtown Los Angeles at WP24.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/11/2011

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Dine On A Dime: Alegria

Alegria restaurant in Long Beach is all about happiness with a family friendly feel.

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Dine On A Dime: Ramen Bull At Breadbar

Pop-up restaurant RAMEN BULL will take over LA’s BREADBAR nightly through September 2011.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/21/2011

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Dine On A Dime: Royal/T In Culver City

Royal/T is a combination of a café, gallery and a store and is based on the popular Maid Café in Japan

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/07/2011

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Dine On A Dime: Osteria la Buca

Osteria la Buca celebrates the soul of Los Angeles with the heart of Italy on the famed Melrose Avenue.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/30/2011

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Dine On A Dime: CHAYA Downtown

The eatery is featuring a traditional Japanese beer garden with a Yakitori grill Monday through Friday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/23/2011

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Dine On A Dime: Yujean Kangs

Yujean Kangs has remained one of the most lauded restaurants in Los Angeles.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/09/2011

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Dine On A Dime: La Monarca Bakery

When we find a place that’s delicious and inexpensive we want to shout. And because La Monarca is that, and more, and they specialize in Mexican fare, we want to shout “Ole!” and very loudly.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/02/2011

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Dine On A Dime: Stonefire Grill

Stonefire Grill has seven Southern California locations that specialize in grilled entree’s ranging from fresh atlantic salmon to tri tip and even pizza.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/26/2011

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Dine On A Dime: 8 1/2 Taverna

8 1/2 Taverna in Studio City features authentic Italian cuisine like meatball sandwiches and homemade pizzas.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/19/2011

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Dine On A Dime: Kind Kreme

Vegans who miss frozen dessert can rejoice – a new ice cream shop in Pasadena is scooping dairy-free vegan treats.


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Dine On A Dime: Casa Vega

Sherman Oaks’ Casa Vega is a family owned restaurant featuring generations-old recipes of delicious Mexican cuisine.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/05/2011