Blackbird Fly – to Blackbird Pizza on Melrose Ave.

Blackbird Pizza is absolutely the pizza shop of the moment on Melrose Ave. Offering thin-crust and deep-dish, this casual, bright, modern pizzeria ends the debate about which is style of pizza pie is best: here, they are both pretty terrific. With spare bare-wood tables, a window counter for people-watching, and fun graphics on the wall, […]

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John Kolaski, Michael Pirolo And Giancarlo Pagani Launch Pirolo’s Panino On Melrose

After several successful pop-ups in Miami, hospitality veteran John Kolaski partnered with Michael Pirolo (James Beard Award Semi-Finalist) and Giancarlo Pagani (of Pagani Projects) to bring renowned Italian sandwich shop, Pirolo’s Panino, to Melrose Avenue. The official grand opening for Pirolo’s Panino takes place Tuesday, April 24 at 7461 Melrose Ave., in the space formerly occupied by Greenspan’s Grilled Cheese. […]

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The Melrose Avenue Sunnies Style Guide

In sunny Los Angeles, eyewear is a primary fashion statement. Sunglasses are also practical necessities even on our rare gloomy days for eye protection. REPEAT: sunglasses, all day every day = important in our strong SoCal sun. But when you’ve got a sweet pair or shades, they look just as good at night. And let’s […]

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