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Food & Living
Iconic Neighborhood Restaurants
For 22 years, loyal diners have been flocking to the beloved Jun Won in Koreatown where Owner Yong Won Jun brings much more than just Korean BBQ to his hungry customers. In the midst of success, however, the Jun family is faced with a grueling challenge.
Shows and films have fostered an image of Beverly Hills as the ultimate in beauty and wealth. It is a city rich in Hollywood history and nothing tells that story quite like the restaurants and bars that have served its famous inhabitants for decades.
For Chefs Debbie Michail and Wafa Ghreir, food is a way to link back to their Middle-Eastern culture. To have the opportunity to enjoy their meals is to gain an understanding of Middle-Eastern traditions.
Bel Air is still known to be a fairly exclusive place to live. As a mainly residential neighborhood, there are a select few of local restaurants and bars. However, those that do exist tell the stories of the stars that have spent time within their walls.