best of the west: introducing the westies!

hey everyone!  so, i'm really excited to announce a new regular feature we're going to have on the blog--debuting today!  

a site called westside bestside would be incomplete without handing out superlatives for the "best of the west," for a variety of categories, don't you think?  introducing...

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why yes, it's a bit subjective--i'll be choosing my favorites from the westside based pretty much on my opinion.  but i've been around the block a couple times, people, so i think i'm pretty trustworthy on this subject.  

my hope is to partner with some westside shops and eventually include a reader discount to some of my favorite places.  so definitely check back often for our ever-growing list of westie-award-winning vendors!  i've already got a few on deck: best nails, best burger, best churros...oh how exciting!

and the first official Westie goes to...(drumroll please)...

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'The Godmother' from Bay Cities

Bay Cities Italian Deli + Bakery in Santa Monica is such a cute deli, market + bakery.  and the make the most delicious Italian sub ever.  salami, coppacola, HAM, prosciutto, provolone--oh man.  get it with "the works:" mayo, mustard, onion, pickles, tomatoes, lettuce, italian dressing + mild or hot pepper salad.  YUM.  quick tip: order online before you go to save several minutes in line.  

anyone salivating yet?