Category Archive: brunch

Chicago: Breakfast at Yolk Or How I Had to Leave Eataly

  I’ve been hearing about Eataly forever and was very excited to check out the fancy food hall in Chicago (the Los Angeles one wasn’t open yet at this point). It was also… Continue reading

Mid-City: Brunch at COD

  COD or Catch of the Day restaurant brings fresh seafood and colorful drinks to West Third. The newish Mid-city restaurant has an upstairs patio, something its neighbors lack. You’ll find lively evening… Continue reading

Frogtown: Hidden Treasure at Elysian LA

  I was a little bit dumbfounded when I got to Elysian. They’ve been open for five years but I just went for the first time a few weeks ago. I’ve always known… Continue reading

Pasadena: Late Night Eats at Du-Par’s

  A couple of weeks ago after a concert in Pasadena, my friend and I stopped into Du-Par’s on Lake Avenue. Despite being in a sleepy part of town, the bar at Du-par’s… Continue reading

West Hollywood: Brunch Picks at the Guild

  Sometimes a girl just needs brunch to ┬ámake the world all right again. The Guild in West Hollywood has been open for a few months and offers a great brunch. The Guild… Continue reading

DTLA: Brunch at Poppy + Rose

  Downtown Los Angeles is full of specialized districts and in the flower district, there’s an interesting restaurant called Poppy + Rose. Opened just about two years ago, I’ve been meaning to check… Continue reading

SGV: Dim Sum at Grand Harbor

  A couple of months ago, a stellar review for the newish Grand Harbor caught my attention. While I wanted to try it for dinner, I got to their dim sum first. The… Continue reading

DTLA: Brunch at Otium

  After the initial opening party I went to, I really wanted to go back to Otium for a proper meal. However, opposing reviews made me a bit hesitant. Then I found myself… Continue reading

Brentwood: BBQ, Blues & Brews at Baltaire

      Baltaire in Brentwood will begin a special Monday night series called BBQ, Blues and Brews starting Monday, April 18. The new recurring event in the bar and lounge features live… Continue reading

The Minty’s Best 2015 Meals

    I’ve written around 260 posts on the site this year. Picking my favorite meals of the year is a little daunting. I don’t have a particular order but I have organized… Continue reading