Category Archive: restaurant reviews

Echo Park: Get Your Starry Kitchen Fix at Button Mash

  Do you find yourself missing Starry Kitchen‘s tofu balls? Well, I did and I’m glad you can find their food at Button Mash, Echo Park’s barcade. The bright space also features craft… Continue reading

South LA: Lunch at Palm Grove Ethiopian

  Ever since I found out my favorite Ethiopian restaurant has closed, I’ve been on a rampage to reacquaint myself with the restaurants on Fairfax. However, I also wanted to branch out and… Continue reading

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

Huntington Beach: Tiki Fun at Don the Beachcomber

  On our way to Disneyland, we made a detour to Don the Beachcomber which was hosting a tiki marketplace that day. I am interested in special tiki mugs so we took a… 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