There are plenty of reasons during “normal times” to enjoy grabbing food to go. It makes the menu easier for a family movie night, a picnic, or just a pit stop during a busy day. After work, it’s a way of decompressing — you know, allowing yourself to get home and just relax.
During “these times,” though, there’s even more to appreciate about ordering takeout or delivery. You don’t have to dirty all your dishes for the millionth night, you can grab and go, and you can treat yourself to a little taste of “normal” while supporting local businesses. These takeout spots — serving up simple dishes like pizza and tacos, and complex treats like Thousand Layer Pancakes — make dinner both simple and affordable. That’s a combination everyone could use right now.
A number of Los Angeles restaurants offer patio service. However, this should not be taken as endorsement for outdoor dining, as there are still safety concerns: for updated information on coronavirus cases in your area, please visit covid19.ca.gov. Studies indicate that there is a lower exposure risk when outdoors, but the level of risk involved with patio dining is contingent on restaurants following strict social distancing and other safety guidelines.Read More