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Review: At Yours Truly in Venice, a chef offers his vision for ‘modern Californian’ cooking

Patricia Escárcega • Los Angeles Times • May 15, 2019

How to describe the food at Yours Truly? Chef Vartan Abgaryan’s new Venice restaurant has adopted the label “modern Californian,” which may be about as broad as you can go without resorting to something like, Things Californians Are Eating, Circa

seamlessly on the plate — a clever, delicious, modern Californian dish. Review: How the Petit Trois and Jon & Vinny’s sequels measure up to the originals » Another way to describe Yours Truly, situated in the heart of Abbot Kinney, is defer to its official

Welcome these newcomers to 2019's 101 Best Restaurants in Los Angeles list

Bill Addison, Patricia Escárcega • Los Angeles Times • December 11, 2019

beans, garlic and cilantro. — P.I.E. 923 Forest Ave., Los Angeles, (323) 526-8844, Chorizo kebab served with rice, Lebanese salad and hummus at X’tiosu Kitchen. (Calvin B. Alagot / Los Angeles Times) Yours Truly (70) In many

ways, the avocado hummus at Yours Truly is the perfect California dish. The satiny blend of avocado — spliced with tahini, poblano chiles and yuzu — revels in easygoing multiculturalism. And it doesn’t hurt that it’s delicious. Chef Vartan Abgaryan is

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L.A.’s 10 Best New Restaurants of 2019

Hailey Eber • Los Angeles Magazine • December 17, 2019

. »Inside tip: Not up for trekking to Venice for dinner? Abgaryan serves a mean brunch, with many of the restaurant’s notable dishes—including the hummus, hot shrimp, and potatoes—on the menu. Yours Truly, 1616 Abbot Kinney Blvd., Venice | $$$ Want to try

: Elisabeth Caren; Bar Restaurant: Corina Marie Howell; Birdie G’s: Elisabeth Caren; Bon Temps: Kyle David Moreno; Dear Johns: Jakob Layman; Nightshade: Frank Wonho Lee; Pasjoli: Kyle David Moreno; Yang’s: Jennifer Chong; Yours Truly: Elisabeth Caren

Angler    Atrium    Bar Restaurant    Birdie G's    Bon Temps    Dear John's    Nightshade    Pasjoli    Yang's Kitchen    Yours Truly   

Patricia Escárcega’s five favorite restaurants that she reviewed this year (so far)

Patricia Escárcega • Los Angeles Times • July 3, 2019

., Pico Rivera; 46 Windward Ave., Venice. Yours Truly in Venice What is “modern Californian” cooking? At chef Vartan Abgaryan’s new restaurant on Abbot Kinney in Venice, it is a bowl of garlicky avocado hummus served with a thick, warm slice of za’atar

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Vartan Abgaryan will open Post Script restaurant in Venice

Jenn Harris • Los Angeles Times • August 31, 2020

Vartan Abgaryan, chef-owner of Yours Truly in Venice, is opening an outdoor-only restaurant called Post Script. He plans to open the restaurant in the lot next to the Brig bar across the street from Yours Truly in September. “We just had to be

creative about what we’re doing,” Abgaryan said. The former 71Above chef temporarily closed Yours Truly during the pandemic. He looked to the parking lot adjacent to the Brig, co-owned by his partner David Reiss, for a solution. “Financially it wouldn’t

New L.A. Restaurants to Try in November

Hailey Eber • Los Angeles Magazine • October 30, 2020

all-outdoor offshoot of Vartan Abgaryan’s Yours Truly. The menu is full of crowd-pleasers and international intrigue, from a spaetzle with grilled bone marrow and poblano to a large-format duck dish with strawberry hoisin and bao. 1515 Abbot Kinney

Venice’s Nueva Is Serving Up Mexican Dishes with Middle Eastern Moments

Hailey Eber • Los Angeles Magazine • September 30, 2020

project through during the pandemic has been challenging and emotional. Last year Abgaryan opened Yours Truly to much acclaim, but the restaurant has been closed, for the most part, since March. “It’s a bit bittersweet,” says Abgaryan, adding that he plans

New L.A. Restaurants We Can’t Wait to Try This Fall

Hailey Eber • Los Angeles Magazine • August 28, 2020

cantina in the old Sunny Spot space will feature Mexican fare with Middle Eastern influences from Yours Truly chef Vartan Abgaryan. 822 Washington Blvd., Venice. Now open. Firestone Tire Building At long last, the landmark building is getting its grub

5 L.A. Restaurants Serving Better-Than-Basic Brunch

Hailey Eber • Los Angeles Magazine • October 4, 2019

. Yours Truly View this post on Instagram A post shared by Yours Truly Venice (@ytvenice) on Sep 13, 2019 at 3:01pm PDT Unlike some of his fellow chefs, Vartan Abgaryan says: “I love brunch: I love eating it; I love cooking it.” That fondness is apparent

Jeremy Fall’s New L.A. Restaurant Wants to Be a Mixtape for Your Mouth

Brittany Martin • Los Angeles Magazine • August 5, 2019

staff uniforms had to have a streetwear edge. The looks are a collaboration with rapper and Yours Truly owner Phora. Fall–the chef and restauranteur behind projects including Nighthawk Breakfast Bar, Easy’s, and the now-shuttered Tinfoil Liquor & Grocery