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Best Mac and Cheese in LA

Best Mac and Cheese in LA

Macaroni and cheese is a dish synonymous with American food, specifically American Southern food. Interestingly enough, the history of cheesey pasta dates back to the medieval days. It became an American specialty thanks to President Thomas Jefferson. It is said that in the late 1790s, he requested an Italian macaroni machine, which turned out to [...]

Santa Monica Mirror – Spring Menu Arrives At West 4th And Jane

Santa Monica Mirror – Spring Menu Arrives At West 4th And Jane

For a man whose walk-in fridge broke down a few days prior, Chef Ryan Turner knows how to keep his cool at West 4th and Jane. “I had some fun things for you all to try from the new spring menu,” he wistfully explains, as if the mini pulled pork sandwiches on brioche, the spoons [...]

Taste Terminal

Taste Terminal

Santa Monica Gets a Taste of NYC with West 4th and Jane Delicious and unpretentious West 4th and Jane co-owner, Steve Liebermann noticed something that Los Angeles was missing. He noted that L.A. had either high-end or dive bars, there wasn’t anything in between. Liebermann wanted a type of place that creates a “friendly atmosphere [...]

Life In LA

Life In LA

West 4th and Jane Introduces New Chef Ryan Turner By Jamie Gall West 4th and Jane have been around for 3 years in the heart of Santa Monica, one block away from the well-known 3rd Street Promenade.  As you’re walking along the street, you may miss it as it blends in with the area’s surroundings. [...]

Any And Everywhere

Any And Everywhere

The New Spring Menu At West 4th Jane West 4th Jane launched its new spring menu, and I popped into to check it out at a media preview event. A beautiful, cool evening in Santa Monica with crisp beer and hearty appetizers? I am never one to say no. West 4th Jane was a new [...]

hoopLA

hoopLA

West 4th and Jane’s Spring Menu If you haven’t tasted Chef Ryan Turner’s new Spring menu at West 4th and Jane, get over there! This gastro-tavern brings the spirit of New York to Santa Monica with a new menu and weekly specials. They also offer a distinct selection of craft beers of Belgium, European, and American decent [...]

The Los Angeles Beat

The Los Angeles Beat

West 4th /Jane Presents A Night Of Pairings With Ommegang Brewery West 4th/ Jane hosted a special evening last week, featuring signature dishes of new chef Ryan Turner paired with the Belgian-style craft beers of New York brewery Ommegang. Promising a night of “true to style” beers and the intense flavors of perfect pub food, [...]

Santa Monica Daily Press

Santa Monica Daily Press

What a (beer) pair From Main Street to Montana Avenue, places to wet your whistle come a dime a dozen. However, some of the better places that offer a wider beer selection are more than likely to also hold tastings, dinners, and events showcasing a certain brewery’s goods. It’s a great way to differentiate yourself [...]

Taste The New Flavors Of West 4th And Jane

Taste The New Flavors Of West 4th And Jane

Introducing A New Executive Chef, Spring Menu And Weekly Specials (Santa Monica, CA April 25, 2012) Bringing the spirit of New York to Santa Monica, West 4th and Jane gastro-tavern introduces a new menu and weekly specials and welcomes Executive Chef Ryan Turner. Offering a distinct selection of craft beers of Belgium, European, and American [...]

Grub Street Los Angeles

Grub Street Los Angeles

Vu Vet Ryan Turner Joins Santa Monica’s West 4th and Jane West 4th and Jane, Santa Monica’s Corner Bistro-influenced New York-style pub, announces the appointment of chef Ryan Turner to its executive chef position. A Portland native, Turner came to L.A. after locavore-driven stints back home and in San Francisco, to join Marina del Rey’s [...]