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Food & Living
Iconic Neighborhood Restaurants
Lake Balboa is a fairly young neighborhood, while Reseda is one of the oldest neighborhoods of the Valley. Both boast some fantastic and iconic local restaurants.
The diversity of food found in South El Monte and El Monte is the product of over three decades of Asian and Latino working class folks co-creating a community together.
The Migrant Kitchen explores Los Angeles’ booming food scene through the eyes of a new generation of chefs whose cuisine is inspired by the immigrant experience.
Most of the iconic and historic restaurants that still exist in Northridge, Mission Hills and North Hills come from the period of major growth and expansion after WWII, built by the young families who began moving to the Valley seeking the American Dream.