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Top 5 British Pubs in LA

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Following on from the poll we took to crown the best British pub in Los Angeles, we have compiled a list of the top five pubs as voted by you, starting with our winner, The Kings Head II in Studio City! 
1. The Kings Head II



12969 Ventura Blvd Studio City, CA 91604 818-990-9055 www.kingsheadstudiocity.com Opening its doors just last year, the Kings Head II is brother pub to Ye Old Kings Head in Santa Monica and voted number one British Pub by the members of Brits in LA.  You can see their Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Menu's here. They also have a late night happy hour which is always a bonus. Drinks details can be found here. You can find also find them on facebook to keep updated!
2. Cat and Fiddle Pub and Restaurant
6530 West Sunset Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90028 323-468-3800 www.thecatandfiddle.com Originally opened by British Musician Kim Gardener 30 years ago, The Cat and Fiddle Pub and Restaurant is steeped in Hollywood history. Originally opened in Lauren Canyon, the pub was so suc…

Where To Find Your British Goods!

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If you've ever considered jumping on a flight home to pop into a Tesco Express for that much needed tub of Bisto Gravy Granules that will surely salvage your Sunday Roast, then this is the place for you! You don't need to go anywhere but to your computer for those unmatchable tastes of home. The internet is awash with online stores that will deliver right to your doorstep. Www.Expats.org has a useful directory of British food suppliers from around the world but if you don't want to wait until checkout to find out just what it will cost you for a tub of Marmite, then this guide will offer some examples of shipping and product costs from some of the best Brit food stores online. 


British Food Store Online
www.Britishfoodstoreonline.co.uk +44 (0) 1785 281 637 USA Shipping £29.99 This is a UK based company so the shipping is more expensive than other distributors but they do offer a 5% loyalty discount off all repeated orders and if you recommend a friend you can earn £10 in credi…

BLA! BLA! BLA! July 17th, 2013 Newsletter

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Editor's letter

Hi Breeps

Now Wimbledon is over, seems the Brits in LA are getting in the brood for the imminent arrival of the new royal sprog!  Member Jean Karasak, who owns one of our favourite British stores in Tarzana. Oh Fancy That! - is running a competition to guess the day the baby will be born and what Will’s and Kate will name him/her. My money is on July 22 and her name will b…