pie for the people

The True Opium of the Masses

Joshua Tree residents 
who live there may 
not be all there, but 
they know a good pie.

Lizbeth Scordo Restaurants

FOOD On one of the High Desert’s spectacularly sunny spring weekday afternoons, hours after the lunch rush has come and gone, Pie for 
the People, a frontierland-meets-industrial-looking pizzeria along Joshua Tree’s Twentynine Palms Highway, is still jamming with an eclectic crowd. In a dining room done up with strings of multicolor light bulbs and a Dr. Seuss–style desertscape mural sits


A Slice of the Pie

October is National Pizza Month, and the Coachella Valley has several new fast-casual outlets to celebrate.

Erin Peters Restaurants

Pizza is America’s most popular food. No, we have no science to back up that statement, but we dare you to deny it’s true. According to an admittedly biased poll by CiCi’s Pizza and reported in the New York Daily News, the average American devours at least 6,000 slices of pizza during the course his or her lifetime. That’s a