Post Tagged with: "Palisades Lunch Club"

Craig Natvig and The Grill waitress Patricia.
Photo: Barry Stein

Hobnobbing at The Grill on the Alley

By Bob Vickrey Special to the Palisades News When it was suggested that our monthly lunch club try The Grill on the Alle
Dr. Richard Johnson (center) joined Arnie Wishnick (left), and Bob Vickery for dinner
at Matteo’s Restaurant on Westwood Boulevard.
Photo: Barry Stein

Frank Sinatra’s Legacy Stalks Palisadians at Matteo’s

By Bob Vickrey Special to the Palisades News During our ongoing three-year tour of famous Los Angeles restaurants, our m
The monthly lunch group’s special guest Chuck Rapoport poses with Rae’s server Lupita and cook Manito. Photo: Barry Stein

Stepping Back in Time at Rae’s

By Bob Vickrey Special to the Palisades News You’ve driven by it numerous times on Pico Boulevard, but like most Wests
Bobbie Farberow and waiter Michel-Angelo Lepe. Photo: Barry Stein

Stepping Uptown at Waldorf Astoria

By Bob Vickrey Special to the Palisades News During the closing credits of many television variety shows of the 1950s an
Mango wrapped in sunflower blossoms and wedged into stone.

Chided by Jonathan Gold’s Restaurant List

By Bob Vickrey Special to the Palisades News Each year when Los Angeles Times food critic Jonathan Gold releases his lis
Members of the Lunch Club (left to right) Alan Eisenstock, Arnie Wishnick and Bob Vickrey (far right) meet Madeo owner Gianni Vietina, who will manage the Palisades restaurant. Photo: Barry Stein

Palisades Lunch Club Explores Caruso-Bound Madeo

By Bob Vickrey Special to the Palisades News Our monthly lunch club decided to check out Madeo Italian Restaurant in Wes
Bill Bruns stands next to the “Sharon Tate booth” at El Coyote.
Photo: Barry Stein

No ‘Rat Pack’ At El Coyote

By Bob Vickrey Special to the Palisades News It seems that at just about every legendary Los Angeles restaurant our mont
Marvin Zuckerman joined the lunch group.
Photo: Barry Stein

Professor Joins Palisades Lunch Club at The Proud Bird

By Bob Vickrey Special to the Palisades News The recent reopening of the Proud Bird restaurant on Aviation Boulevard nea
The regular crew of (left to right) Arnie Wishnick, Bob Vickrey, Josh Greenfeld and Barry Stein (far right) were joined by Don Galias (second from right). Photo: Sylvie Waring

Dinah’s Evokes Yesteryear Nostalgia

By Bob Vickrey Special to the Palisades News Entering Dinah’s brought back youthful memories of my hometown diner wher