Category Archive: food

Thai Boat Noodles Battle

Last month was National Noodles Month but The Noodles Partner and I celebrate nearly every week of the year. We have hit 5 Thai joints for Thai Boat Noodles in the past few… Continue reading

Happy Hour at the Gorbals

On Tuesday, I asked AK if she wanted to go to Happy Hour at the Gorbals. Actually, I didn’t know if they did Happy Hour but luckily for us, they have 50% off… Continue reading

First Look at First & Hope

I swung by First & Hope for Caroline on Crack‘s party at First & Hope this past Monday. The supper club opens officially later this month on April 23. While we were there,… Continue reading

Minty April Crawl: Near Eastside Fish Tacos

A few months ago, I organized a fish taco crawl through El Monte.  On that crawl, my favorite was Taco N Tento with their handmade tortilla. There were some comments we were “too… Continue reading

Northern Chinese Beef Roll Crawl with the Uncouth Gourmands

When the Uncouth Gourmands asked me to organize a food crawl for them, I simply told them, “Yes. March.” This past Sunday, over 15 arrived ready to tackle on the Shandong beef roll.… Continue reading

Latin American Sweets Crawl

Girls Just Wanna Have Fun! StreetGourmetLA led a group of ladies on a genteel desserts crawl around L.A. We tried Colombian, Guatamalan, Chilean and Cuban desserts. We nicknamed it the Girls Just Wanna… Continue reading

Pasadena Thai Food: Daisy Mint VS Cafe Linda

Daisy Mint is one of my favorite restaurants. It’s unusual since I am not overly fond of Thai food. But there’s something about Daisy Mint that I love. So much so that I… Continue reading

Happy Hour: Chaya Downtown

I’ve been to Chaya DTLA several times including for lunch and happy hour. Last week, I checked it out again because I heard they were doing a beer garden but it turns out… Continue reading

Celebrating National Noodles Month

The other day I discovered March is National Noodles Month. I am a self-proclaimed noodles whore and immediately I wanted noodles. I had plans in Westwood on Wednesday and initially I was going… 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