• Events,  Exhibits,  Theme Party,  TV

    Saved by the Max

    LOCATION Saved by the Max, a “Saved by the Bell”-themed restaurant based on the classic Max diner from the beloved 90s teen sitcom! ORIGINAL CHICAGO ADDRESS 1941 W North Ave Chicago, IL 60622 CURRENT LOS ANGELES ADDRESS 7100 Santa Monica Boulevard West Hollywood, CA savedbythemax.com STORY & PHOTOS I visited Saved by the Max on a September 2016 visit to Chicago, but I didn’t realize until the creators were about to open their new Los Angeles location that I never wrote about the original! So here it is, my experience at a supremely “Saved by the Bell”-themed restaurant. (And, yes, I was a total dork and wore a “Saved by…

  • Celeb Sightings,  Celebs,  Filming Location,  Landmarks,  Movies,  TV

    The Grove from “The Hills”, “Modern Family”, “I Love You, Man”, and more

    LOCATION The Grove, a shopping center adjacent to the Farmer’s Market in the Mid-Wilshire district of Los Angeles. ADDRESS The Grove 189 The Grove Drive Los Angeles, CA thegrovela.com STORY & PHOTOS The Grove, Los Angeles’ premier outdoor shopping center, has popped up in TV and film multiple times. Aside from being a nice and easy place to spend a few hours shopping, eating, and catching a movie, it’s very pretty and therefore a good place to film.