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Nov

  • pinitbutton Restaurant News on the Airwaves
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Seared foie gras at L’Abeille restaurant at Shangri-La Hotel Paris

by Sophie Gayot


As you know, we go around the globe to bring the freshest news about the restaurant scene. If you missed me on the radio a few weeks ago, here is your chance to catch up on the conversation I had with chef Jamie Gwen. Her weekly radio show airs on Sundays in Los Angeles on KFWB News Talk 980.


Click on the restaurant names below to listen to what we had to say:


 L’Abeille, Shangri-La Hotel Paris, Paris
(More about the restaurant at GAYOT.com with an exclusive video of executive chef Philippe Labbé);

Le Bernardin, New York
(More about chef Eric Ripert at GAYOT.com’s blog);

Mercato di Vetro, West Hollywood;


Stella Rossa Pizza Bar, Santa Monica
(More about the restaurant at GAYOT.com with an exclusive video with executive chef Jeff Mahin. The restaurant has just been named one of GAYOT.com’s Top 10 Pizza Restaurants in the US);

Continue reading “Restaurant News on the Airwaves” »



28

Sep

  • pinitbutton Talking About Good LA Restaurants...
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Co-host Denice Fladeboe, Susan Irby The Bikini Chef with Sophie Gayot

by Sophie Gayot

Besides writing about restaurants, I frequently get the opportunity to talk about them on radio and television. On September 11th, I was a guest on chef Susan Irby’s radio show on 790 KABC-AM Los Angeles. If you missed it, here is a chance to listen to the conversation I had with The Bikini Chef about new restaurants in the Los Angeles area

If you take the time, you will find out which local chefs impressed me recently: Ricardo Zarate at Picca Peruvian Cantina, Jeff Mahin at Stella Rossa Pizza Bar, David LeFevre at M.B. Post, Adam Horton at Raphael and Scott Conant at Scarpetta at Montage Beverly Hills.

Keep coming back to GAYOT.com for more Los Angeles Restaurant News, Restaurant Reviews, Culinary Events and Los Angeles Wine Events.



And the LA Winners Are…!

on February 16th, 2011
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Feb

  • pinitbutton And the LA Winners Are…!

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by Sophie Gayot


On Valentine’s Day, I had the pleasure of being interviewed by Frank Mottek of KNX1070 about our 2011 Restaurant Issue.


Since his daily show, the KNX Business Hour, airs locally, we discussed the Los Angeles winners in the following categories:


Top 40 Restaurants in the US — there were five local winners: Mélisse, Patina, Providence, Spago Beverly Hills, Urasawa
Top 10 New Restaurants in the USThe Royce was our choice
Top 10 Steakhouses in the USCUT at the Beverly Wilshire
Top 10 Insider Picks in the USThe Bazaar by José Andrés at SLS Hotel at Beverly Hills
Top 5 Rising Chefs in the USChef Jordan Kahn at Red Medicine.

If you missed the show, you can listen to it here.


I also mentioned Cleo and Savory, two new restaurants, for their very reasonable prices. For more about new restaurants in Los Angeles, visit GAYOT.com’s New & Notable list.



  • pinitbutton GAYOT.com 2011 10 Mejores Nuevos Restaurantes de Los Estados Unidos
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Los Originales, the most popular radio show in South America, airs daily on La X 103.9 FM in Colombia

by: Sophie Gayot


Parece que los EE.UU. no es el único país interesado en el GAYOT.com 10 mejores nuevos restaurantes en los EE.UU. que nos aparece en la edición 2011 Restaurante. Miércoles por la tarde, tuve el placer de discutir nuestras selecciones con el famoso periodista colombiano Jaime Sánchez Cristo en su programa dario de radio “Los Originales”, que se transmite de Colombia en La X 103.9 FM. Usted puede escuchar la entrevista, tanto en Inglés y Español, y escuchar los nombres de los ganadores.


It seems that the US is not the only country interested in the GAYOT.com Top 10 New Restaurants in the US that we published in the 2011 Restaurant Issue. Wednesday afternoon, I had the pleasure of discussing our selections with famous Colombian journalist Jaime Sánchez Cristo on his daily radio show Los Originales that airs from Colombia on La X 103.9 FM. You may listen to the interview, both in English and Spanish, and hear the names of the winners.

Continue reading “GAYOT.com 2011 10 Mejores Nuevos Restaurantes de Los Estados Unidos” »



  • pinitbutton Looking for a Restaurant for New Year’s Eve in LA?
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Magnificent sugar sculpture from the pastry team at the Langham Huntington Hotel & Spa

by: Sophie Gayot

If you missed chef Jamie Gwen interviewing me on her weekly radio show on KFWB 980 on where to spend New Year’s Eve in Los Angeles, you may listen to it here.

My best tip is to read GAYOT.com’s Top 10 New Year’s Eve restaurants in Los Angeles. And for other cities in the US, visit GAYOT.com’s Dining Out for New Year’s Eve restaurant lists. 


I wish you all a Merry Christmas weekend!



19

Oct

  • pinitbutton To the LA Ladies Who Feed Us
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Bikini chef Susan Irby and Denice Fladeboe with Sophie Gayot

by Sophie Gayot


When I appeared on Susan Irby’s Bikini Chef radio show in June, I suggested that we do another show dedicated solely to the many talented Los Angeles ladies in the restaurant and food business. That is exactly what we did on KABC 790 on October 2. If you missed the show, you can listen to it now.
 
 
 
 
 

 

 

Continue reading “To the LA Ladies Who Feed Us” »



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Chef Jamie Gwen, Lana Sills, chef Anthony Zappola from Craft Los Angeles with Sophie Gayot

by Sophie Gayot


After meeting chef Jamie Gwen at Craft Los Angeles, where chef de cuisine Anthony Zappola was introducing his new small plates for the summer, Jamie and I decided to share our summer outdoor dining discoveries on her weekly radio show on KFWB News Talk 980.

Continue reading “Summer Ending, but not Al Fresco Dining Season” »



Bikini Summer

on July 01st, 2010
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Jul

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Bikini Chef Susan Irby and Denice Fladeboe with Sophie Gayot

by Sophie Gayot 

  

If you missed my appearance last week on The Bikini Chef Susan Irby’s radio show on KFWB News Talk 980 in Los Angeles, here is another chance to hear us discuss the L.A. area restaurants that are perfect for outdoor dining during these summer days. (Click on The Bikini Chef Susan Irby link above.)

 

 

Readers can also consult our lists of the best outdoor dining in other parts of the country. Enjoy!



10

Aug

  • pinitbutton LA Restaurant News on the Radio
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Frank Mottek in the KNX1070 studios with Sophie Gayot

By Sophie Gayot

 

If you missed my appearance last week on Frank Mottek’s Business Hour on KNX1070, here is another chance to hear about the Los Angeles restaurants that are perfect for dining during these summer days and thereafter.

 

 
 

You can listen to

- last week’s interview here

- previous interviews on KNX1070 here.

 



  • pinitbutton What’s New on the Los Angeles Dining Scene?
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Frank Mottek & Sophie Gayot in the KNX studios

 From wherever you are, listen to Sophie Gayot today on KNX1070 during Frank Mottek’s Business Hour between 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. In the LA area, tune your radio to 1070AM; otherwise you can listen from your computer at http://www.knx1070.com/.

Sophie will help you discover Los Angeles’s latest restaurants.

You can listen to

- today’s interview here knx1070121608

- Sophie’s previous interviews here.



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