Category Archive: foodie alert

Frogtown: Salazar is Now Open

  Salazar in Frogtown (aka Elysian Valley) is now open. Opened by Mexicali Tacos’ Esdras Ochoa, the grilled tacos restaurant took over an old auto repair shop and has completely transformed the space.… Continue reading

Where to Drink During Negroni Week, June 6-12

  Negroni Week is upon us! The week long celebration and fundraiser sponsored¬†by Campari and Imbibe Magazine brings a slew of bar specials featuring the bitter cocktail June 6-12. What’s unique about the… Continue reading

Chinatown: Lunch at Amboy

Amboy at Unit 120 located at the Far East Plaza in Chinatown joins a myriad of trend-setting eateries foodies just can’t get enough of. The takeaway window is part of a larger concept… 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: All the New Drinks at Faith & Flower

  Faith and Flower has launched a new drinks list that combines old favorites as well as a slew of new libations to enjoy. Lead Bartender Darwin Pornel collaborated with Ryan Wainwright, Bombet… Continue reading

DTLA: Return to Broken Spanish

  A few months ago, I¬†went back to Broken Spanish for a fabulous meal. The four of us ordered a bunch of things and shared every bite. Not shown are our plates littered… Continue reading

SGV: Vegetarian Chinese at Happy Family

  After my recent vegetarian Chinese dim sum experience, I joined my friend on the hunt for the best veggie Chinese food in the SGV. We went to one of her favorite spots,… 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

Mid-City: Salad and Pasta at Jon and Vinny’s

  I checked out Jon and Vinny’s last week for a quick bite. I do recommend reservations which we didn’t have as it was a spur of the moment decision to go there… Continue reading

You’re Invited to Hats & Horses; a Derby Party in Santa Monica!

    Got Derby plans? Well, now you do! I’m co-hosting a party on Saturday. Get ready for mint juleps, horses and of course, HATS! Get your tickets here! It’s only $35 which… Continue reading