Category Archive: cocktalian

SGV: The Dive Steam Kettle Cooking Temple City

    In the same shopping center as Kang Ho Dong Baekjeong and Summer Rolls is The Dive Steam Kettle Cooking. It sits right on the corner of Las Tunas and Rosemead. Steam… Continue reading

Century City: Lasagna at Terra Eataly

  I swung by Eataly recently for a friend’s birthday party. She picked Terra, the restaurant above the gourmet grocery store. I loved the rooftop vibes and being able to gaze at the… Continue reading

Hollywood: Bar Chef Matthew Biancaniello is Back at the Library Bar Until June 26

  Bar chef Matthew Biancaniello is back at The Library Bar at the Hollywood Roosevelt hotel in Hollywood on Tuesdays and Wednesdays until June 26. Check his instagram @eatyourdrink for updates on the… Continue reading

Koreatown: For the Record Presents The Brat Pack at Break Room 86 Until June 9

  One of my all time favorite theater groups, For the Record is now doing a run of The Brat Pack at Break Room 86 at the Line Hotel until June 9. I… Continue reading

Save the Date: Whisky, Wine & Swine; Whisky Extravaganza, Wine Riot & Cochon 555 May 31-June 2

  The three day weekend of fun at City Market Social House in Downtown Los Angeles kicks off with Whisky Extravaganza on May 31 then Wine Riot takes over on Saturday, June 1… Continue reading

Hollywood: Drinks at The Parker Room

  After dinner at Banh Oui, we walked over to The Parker Room. I’ve been curious about the new side bar of Los Balcones. It’s dark and feels like a neighborhood bar. The… Continue reading

Hollywood: L’Antica Pizzeria da Michele Is Now Open

    L’Antica Pizzeria da Michele is now open. The famed Neapolitan pizza spot was in the movie, Eat Pray Love and has been open in Italy since 1870. The Hollywood restaurant is… Continue reading

SGV: Eat Nem, Drink Craft Beer at Summer Rolls

    I’ve been meaning to try this newish location of Summer Rolls for a bit. It was a pleasant surprise to discover they also serve craft beer. What could be better, Vietnamese… Continue reading

Culver City: Drinks at Simonette inside the Palihotel

  Last week I checked out Simonette over at the Palihotel Culver City. It’s a cute hotel lobby bar that serves food all day. There’s an outside patio as well. We grabbed the… Continue reading

Three Events Not to be Missed This Week: Bacardi Spirit Forward, Bahala Na Fried Chicken Popup at Ma’am Sir, Simply Divine

  This week is going to be great! Here are my top 3 picks for this week: Bacardi Spirit Forward- on Tuesday, April 23rd, Bacardi along with Punch magazine present Spirit Forward, an… Continue reading