La Dijonaise.......French spot in CC that's owned by my friend's sis. they have good grub at reasonable prices it's not all snooty like how most joints w/French cuisine are. just a good casual joint. check it out.
"The expectation we have for Air Jordans is for the MICHAEL JORDAN of basketball shoes.
Lately we've been getting the Derrick Coleman of basketball shoes: bloated, overhyped, overpaid, & underwhelming." --Truth spoken by NT's own "Iron Lung"
For $ALE: ~Deadstock/Brand NEW~ NIKES+JORDAN Retros Sz 9.5-10 in The Bay
yo man i livein cc all ma life so heres what i can say to visit:
1st of all for grub Tito's lol on washington blvd
Johnnies Pastrami right next to each other
El Abajeno (i think thats how u spell it haha) on inglewood blvd
thats what i can think of right now
fox hills is coo for kicks and urban clothing (up against the wall)
hit up active undftd, fred segal, hot rod, and believ it or not 9star on olympic but thats kinda santa monica
if you want some good denim for cheap hit up Nordstroms Rack at howard hughes center off of sepulveda blvd
also Xtreme boardshop on venice / overland has some good gear also
hope that helped a little bit
also if you want to travel to hollywood / sunset
hit up FCLA on fairfax along with HUNDREDS and SUPREME
on melrose theres BROOKLYN PROJECTS, SPORTIE LA kinda pricy tho
also hit up SOLEBAR on hollywood blvd
there ya go la shoespots and good gear
Also check out RIF downtown in Koreatown, they are a consignment store and tend to have better prices than most consignment b/c they only take 15% from sellers. They have a link here in the socal forum. Depending on what you are looking for you might want to hit me up, lol. Hit me up if you need penny foams! Check out my listing on iss under tyclef (Jordans, forces, air max etc.) email@example.com
Tito's Tacos is always packed. You should definitely try it. By the way, don't sleep on Honey Kettle Chicken. It's kind of expensive, but it's good. But yeah, for kicks, check out Fox Hills Mall. Melrose is cool too.