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La Posta, Santa Cruz - Restaurant Review

La Posta, Santa Cruz - Restaurant Review

We tried out La Posta on Oscar night, 2014. Maybe, as Patrick O’Brian put it in one of his novels, I’m turning into a cantankerous old dog rather than being a friendly young one, but the entire self-congratulatory Oscar spectacle leaves me cold and more than a little annoyed. I don’t care what some actor(…)

Published On: Saturday, March 8th, 2014

Lillian's Italian Kitchen, Santa Cruz - Restaurant Review

I spent the first part of my adult life living in South Philadelphia. South Philly is a somewhat rundown part of the city that once was solidly – like, completely – Italian. Some traces of this are still present, such as the Italian market, some bakeries (especially Termini’s, which we’ll get back to in a(…)

Published On: Friday, August 16th, 2013