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FOOD ON THE AIR
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On Friday, December 29, Sophie Gayot made her latest in a series of regular appearances on KNX1070 Newsradio in Los Angeles. Gayot once again gave listeners her insider’s perspective on the L.A. restaurant scene, this time on the program “Money 101.”

Frank Mottek and Sophie Gayot in the KNX studios
Frank Mottek and Sophie Gayot in the KNX studios
Sophie is dressed by www.paule-vasseur.com

The conversation with host Frank Mottek touched on topics ranging from small-plates eateries to the continuing boom in burgers to the city’s top wine lists and wine bars.

Below is the list of restaurants that were mentioned during the show.

LOS ANGELES

CUT Steakhouse
15/20
Dining Room at CUT, Beverly Hills, CA The Beverly Wilshire, Beverly Hills (A Four Seasons Hotel)
9500 Wilshire Blvd.
Beverly Hills, CA 90212
Menu | Photo | Video
Wolfgang Puck’s modern, elegant steakhouse at the Beverly Wilshire is frequented by the movers and shakers of Los Angeles. More...

Katsuya Sushi
13/20
Dining Room at Katsuya, Los Angeles, CA 11777 San Vicente Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90049
Menu
Chef Katsuya Uechi, one of only four master sushi chefs in Los Angeles, sharpens his knives to transform fish into sushi amid grand décor by Philippe Starck. More...

Mélisse French
18/20
Dining Room at Mélisse, Santa Monica, CA 1104 Wilshire Blvd.
Santa Monica, CA 90401
Menu | Photo | Video
The epitome of Los Angeles fine dining, Mélisse fluently bridges French sophistication with style. More...

Patina French
No Rating
Dining Room at Patina, Los Angeles, CA Walt Disney Concert Hall
141 S. Grand Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Menu | Photo
A well-orchestrated, elegant and upscale dining experience in Los Angeles nestled downtown in the Walt Disney Concert Hall. More...

Providence Seafood
17/20
Dining Room at Providence, Los Angeles, CA 5955 Melrose Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90038
Menu | Photo | Video
An interior redesign has injected more luxury and comfort into this fine dining destination for seafood. More...

Upstairs 2 Mediterranean
13/20
Dining Room at Upstairs 2, Los Angeles, CA 2311 Cotner Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90064
Menu
Imaginative Mediterranean small plates from an alumnus of Joe's restaurant. More...

Valentino Italian
15/20
Dining Room at Valentino, Santa Monica, CA 3115 W. Pico Blvd.
Santa Monica, CA 90405
Menu | Photo | Video
Piero Selvaggio's Valentino has dominated Los Angeles' Italian dining scene for years. More...

Vertical Wine Bistro Wine Bar
13/20
Dining Room at Vertical Wine Bistro, Pasadena, CA 70 N. Raymond Ave.
Pasadena, CA 91103
Menu
Old Pasadena wine bar offers California fare and an extensive wine list, including 60-plus selections by the glass. More...

 

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(Published: 12/29/06)

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