Cecconi’s of West Hollywood Serves Up Gut-Busting Italian Meal (That’s A Good Thing)

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Oh the joys of finally reaching the ranks of “food blogger.” Earlier this week, I was invited to a media-comped dinner at Cecconi’s, the Italian restaurant that took over the former Morton’s space (famous for its Vanity Fair Oscar parties) in West Hollywood, CA. I didn’t know much about the spot going into the evening except that it was Italian, fancy, and probably out of my price range. Well, I’m happy to report that I was misinformed on two of those points. Yes, Cecconi’s is indeed Italian, but it’s not ludicrously expensive, and furthermore, its casual ambience and bright patio make it a wonderful summertime destination.

It also helps that the food is really, really good.

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