EaterWire: Jared Levy Aboard BottleRock, TJ's En Route, Fabio Does Demos, Pasadena Specials - NBC Southern California

EaterWire: Jared Levy Aboard BottleRock, TJ's En Route, Fabio Does Demos, Pasadena Specials

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    EaterWire: Jared Levy Aboard BottleRock, TJ's En Route, Fabio Does Demos, Pasadena Specials

    DOWNTOWN — BottleRock honchos Fred and Isaac Hakim have named Jared Levy as their new executive chef. Levy, who has worked under Michael Cimarusti and Kris Morningstar, will be in charge of the kitchens at the existing Culver City locations and the one at the upcoming downtown location, which is currently scheduled to open in March 2009. [EaterWire]

    HOLLYWOOD — On the Racked, there's new signage for of an incoming Trader Joe's location in front of the old Bernard Luggage building at Hollywood and Vine. The site already has a W Hotel en route, but it looks like TJ's is coming too. [Racked LA]

    MOORPARK — Haven't gotten enough Fabioisms on the small screen? Tomorrow night, everyone's favorite heavily-accented Top Chef contestant will "host a cooking class, serve a three course gourmet Italian dinner with wines and discuss wine and food pairings from 6 to 9 p.m" at his restaurant, Cafe Firenze. Tickets are going for a cool $100. [Cookies in Heaven]

    PASADENA — Three decades in the restaurant business is no small task, so in honor of its 30 year anniversary, Green Street Restaurant will be offering 30% off all menu items today. [Examiner]

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