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Naral’s brings Greek-Middle Eastern fusion cuisine to L-A

Naral's brings Greek-Middle Eastern fusion cuisine to L-A

Carly Peruccio

January 30, 2013

Is this the tenth day in a row that you’ve gone to the pasta bar? If so, it’s probably time to admit that you’re in a Commons rut. Narals might be the perfect place for you! This year-old Auburn restaurant promises an authentic taste of the Middle East without being intimidatingly exotic. Narals is an excellent dining option for less adven...

Blue Nile Café offers a taste of culture

Blue Nile Café offers a taste of culture

Carly Peruccio

January 23, 2013

A sign hanging on the sunshine-colored walls of the Blue Nile Cafe says, “A nation’s culture resides in the hearts and minds of its people.” I’d argue that culture can be found in a nation’s food, as well. Owned by a Somali family that moved to the U.S. eight years ago, this charming restau...

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