Category Archive: cocktalian

Santa Barbara: Brunch at Bibi Ji

  I was lucky enough to be in Santa Barbara for Bibi Ji‘s inaugural brunch. The popular Indian restaurant just started brunch service last month and I got to try lamb curry chilaquiles… Continue reading

Virgil Village: Drinks at Equal Parts

  Do you love dive bars but you also like craft cocktails? Well, now you can have both in the form of Equal Parts in Virgil Village. Taking over the old Smog Cutter… Continue reading

DTLA: Drinks and Snacks at Duello Bar

  With the restaurant Simone closing, we are left with just the Duello bar. Since I always ate at the bar, this move didn’t bother me too much. In fact, it gave the… Continue reading

Santa Barbara: Shaker Mill & Cubaneo = A Winning Combination

  Over Memorial Day weekend, I headed up to Santa Barbara and it was a non-stop adventure. Here’s one for your playbook- get over to Shaker Mill for tropical drinks but the bonus… Continue reading

Culver City: Dinner and Drinks at Margot

  I met up with a friend in Culver City one as it’s between the both of us. We usually meet up in Culver City but the challenge has been finding new and… Continue reading

Where to Drink in Los Angeles for Negroni Week, June 24-30

  Negroni Week returns next week, June 24-30. Imbibe Magazine and Campari created the worldwide cocktail event which celebrates the beloved Gin, Campari and Sweet Vermouth drink in 2013 and now has grown… Continue reading

Art Beyond the Glass 2019 on This Sunday, June 23 at Los Globos

    Art Beyond the Glass is now 8 years old! The bartender showcase featuring not just cocktails but music and art returns this Sunday, June 23 to Los Globos in Silver Lake.… Continue reading

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