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Boyle Heights: Where old meets new and vegan pizza meets spicy goat
Boyle Heights: Where old meets new and vegan pizza meets spicy goat

You can tell a lot about a neighborhood by the type of restaurants that inhabit it, especially in the emerging community of Boyle Heights, just east of downtown Los Angeles, immediately over any of the bridges by the arts district, to be exact. The Metro Gold Line runs right through one of its main corridors, and it has changed a lot of the up-and-coming neighborhood’s food-and-drink landscape, bringing such amenities as a bustling farmers market, a couple of vegan-friendly restaurants and even a wine bar with a cover charge. Nonetheless, these developments haven’t changed the largely Mexican American soul and urban vibe of this part of town. Boyle Heights is known as one of the...

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