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“ ... chef Jonathan Whitener's cool K-Town spot feels like a siren song -- everything we love about dining in Los Angeles right under one single roof.” FOOD & WINE MAGAZINE / Jun 2017

“Try to top Here's Looking At You as an LA foodie culinary moment.” CONDE NAST TRAVELER

“Jonathan Whitener breaks away from expectations about fusion and takes off with a cuisine of his own … his style is a mix of high, low, and global cuisines that reflects an aptitude for tethering big flavors in a playful fashion.”  — LOS ANGELES MAGAZINE / Nov 2016

“ … a modern feel keeping things unstuffy and cool … another unexpected twist? The drinks. They’re insane.”  — INFATUATION LA

“There’s an inkling of something different taking shape … ”
— "The New Art of Dessert," LOS ANGELES MAGAZINE / Nov 2016

“ … the yellowtail collar … one of the more mind-altering, of-the-moment dishes I’ve encountered all year.”  — LA WEEKLY

“Cocktail offers taste of luxury … Restaurant taps rare rum in whipping up Mai Tai that will set you back $26.”  — LA BUSINESS JOURNAL

“Whitener’s innovative 'progressive SoCal' fare takes cues from the multi-cultural flavors found in nearby communities … ”  — ANGELENO MAGAZINE