Ugly Drum Pastrami Pop-Up at Mendocino Farms – Los Angeles, CA

Ugly Drum Smoked Meats & Sausages is the creation of chefs Erick Black and Joe Marcos who cooked alongside one another at some of the city's best restaurants before turning their focus to building their own meat-pire. They partnered with sandwich chain Mendocino Farms for a limited time pastrami pop-up at different Mendo locations across Los Angeles.
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Free Range LA and East Borough Present: Chino de Mayo 2014 – Los Angeles, CA

What do you get when you cross one of the city's best fried chicken purveyors with a Vietnamese restaurant on a Mexican-American holiday? Chino de Mayo, of course. The collaboration between Free Range LA, East Borough and The HundredsXTapatio was in full effect Monday night with a constant wait for tables and a packed bar area of hungry cool guys and girls eager to indulge in the evening's special menu.
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Free Range Does Dinner at Golden State – Los Angeles, CA [3]

Free Range has really been hustling as of late, killing the catering game and landing a residency at Coffee Commissary in Burbank, all while consistently drawing the biggest crowd at the Melrose Place Farmer's Market every Sunday morning. Last night marked another success as Free Range teamed up with Golden State Cafe for the third in a series of pop-up dinners at the Fairfax burger-and-a-beer destination.
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Ramen Burger Pop-Up at Osawa – Pasadena, CA

At 9:00 am on the first Sunday of the 2013 NFL season I was conspicuously absent from my couch-throne, where normally I would have been simultaneously watching NFL pre-games and checking my laptop for the latest fantasy updates. Instead, I found myself enduring the full force of the sun's mid-morning glare while waiting in line for the latest in food hype - the ramen burger.
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Free Range LA X The Golden State Cafe Pop-Up Restaurant – Los Angeles, CA

Over the last year or so Chef Jesse Furman and his team at Free Range LA have quietly been serving up Los Angeles’ best fried chicken sandwich. Now, I realize that’s a bold statement with competitors like Son of a Gun, Plan Check and Ink. Sack all peddling their own worthy versions of crispy, golden fowl on a bun, but trust that Free Range is sitting alone at the top.
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