Category Archive: dtla lunch

Food Truck Quickie: Ta Bom

When my office moved, I moved away from a lot of my favorite lunch places including the one I lovingly referred to as my secret spot.  I’m dying for a Mendocino Farms sandwich!… Continue reading

Brazilian: The Wood Spoon

It’s been a while since I had Brazilian food. I tend to think of it as a huge meat buffet. So when I heard about Wood Spoon in Downtown Los Angeles that was… Continue reading

Food Trucks Friday at FIDM

I realized sometime last week that I’ve tried over 30 food trucks. Perhaps the number is closer to 40** but whatever it is, I don’t consider it a lot. I love street food… Continue reading

Danish in DTLA: Hygge Bakery

The good thing about moving is you get to check out new stuff around you. I’m still in DTLA but now I have to find new DTLA lunch options. A few months back,… Continue reading

DTLA: Fried Chicken

“Chicken skin is so good!” “I don’t eat chicken skin. Or any skin for that matter.” “But you eat fried chicken!?” Yes, and let me tell you about my favorite fried chicken in… Continue reading

The New Border Grill Stop

Trucks? Shucks! How about we make a pit stop at the Stop? Sure, you can find Border Grill at their Santa Monica restaurant and truck but now they opened a walk-up stop just… Continue reading

Starry Kitchen Opening for Dinner

Last Friday, I went to one of my regular lunch spots, Starry Kitchen. I had been planning to go the day before but we ended up going on Friday where apparently it became… Continue reading

Battle Lasagna: Old World VS New World

After the Revenge of the Merlot, I went to my second home, Drago Centro, and although I love, love, love the Kobe sliders and sausage pizza, I really wanted pasta. Specifically, lasagna. I… Continue reading

Nana Queen’s: Puddin’ & Wings Truck

In the ever-increasing food truck community of Los Angeles comes a new truck, Nana Queen’s. Specializing in pudding and wings, they are unique in a sea of fusion taco trucks.  I usually try… Continue reading

Starry Kitchen: I’ve Got Stars in My Eyes

Some time ago, I heard about Starry Kitchen but everything I looked up had no address. That’s because they were on the DL- downlow if you will. They were operating out of their… Continue reading