ask Randee about
burgers • breakfast and brunch • beaches • food markets • music venues • art galleries • sushi
What do you do and why do you do it?
I tell the world what they should indulge themselves in as a lifestyle and hospitality publicist. It brings me nothing but joy and satisfaction hearing real people interact with products, properties or the people I helped launch onto the world's stage.
You’re broken hearted - what tracks does your heartbreak playlist consist of?
I've been in an incredible relationship with my man for a couple of years now, so no heartbreak tracks for this woman, but Adele's albums always bring me to tears.
What are the best TV shows of all time?
The Wire, Breaking Bad, Bob's Burgers, 90210
Name some spots in Los Angeles that are good for a Tinder date.
Tasting Kitchen in Venice, CA and Corner Door in Mar Vista, CA. If you need a dark room with good food and drinks Alibi Room Mar Vista, CA.
Who’s your hero and where in Los Angeles would you take them out for a serious hang?
My dude and we kick it at The Dime for killer hip-hop and cheap drinks.
Where do you buy those fabulous clothes of yours?
My thrift-shop game is strong.
What’s the area/ spot in town you’ll never be caught dead in?
What’s the thing you LOVE to do in your city that you never get to do?
What’s the most decadent / extreme dish you ever ate in Los Angeles and where did you get it?
Wakame Spaghetti at The Rose Cafe
Is there a hidden bar / hole in the wall in Los Angeles that you particularly like?
Little Fatty in Mar Vista
What’s the most expensive restaurant / spa / hotel you’ve ever been to in Los Angeles? How much did it cost and what did you get there?
Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills
What restaurant in Los Angeles looks crap, but the food’s amazing?
Pretty much any taco cart on the street with light bulbs hanging over the cook top.
Where can you get the best cocktail in Los Angeles? Which one do you like?
Harvard and Stone, Aaron the lead bartender is a NYC transplant and his cocktails are swoon worthy
Where would you take your partner in Los Angeles if you wanted to really pamper them?
Porsche Experience Center in Torrence, CA. Restaurant 917 takes reservations. Killer food, cocktails and you can make a reservation to get performance driving instruction in a Porsche of you select. BOOK EARLY!
Which snacks can you only get in your country, and which ones do you recommend?
In LA tacos are considered snacks, the pastor tacos from Leo's Food Truck will have you snacking happily
What’s the one place you think is overrated in Los Angeles?
3rd Street Promenade in Santa Monica, CA
What’s the one place you think is underrated in Los Angeles?
The Fig inside the Fairmont Hotel in Santa Monica
What are the Los Angeles spots a first-time visitor can’t miss?
Leo's Tacos at night for Pastor. Order more than you think because you don't want to wait in line again, Roscoes Chicken and Waffle (any location), Gjelina
Tomorrow’s your last day in Los Angeles. How do you spend it?
Breakfast Burrito from Lilly's Cafe Malibu. Lunch at Lodge Bread Company in Mar Vista. Dinner at Felix on Abbott Kinney in Venice.
What’s your favorite vacation city in the world and why?
Todo Santos, Baja California, Mexico