Category Archive: restaurant reviews

Koreatown: Mama Lion Is Now Open

  Mama Lion, the jazz supper club, is now open in Koreatown. The swanky club is on the corner of Western and 6th Streets, right in the heart of Ktown. Chef Michael Hung… Continue reading

DTLA: Drinks at The Boardroom, The New Speakeasy at Kendall’s

  The Boardroom opened at the Music Center in Downtown Los Angeles a few months ago. It’s a snazzy place to grab snacks and a drink before a show on Tuesdays and Wednesdays… Continue reading

DTLA: Impossible Burger Now at Umami Burger

  I checked out the meatless Impossible Burger at Umami Burger. It’s now available at 9 different Umami locations. It’s the biggest Impossible burger launch since its introduction just about a year ago.… Continue reading

Koreatown: Having a Ball at Art Major

  Where do you go when you just want to hang out with your friends and play board games? You go to Art Major in Koreatown. It’s not your typical pick-up bar scene.… Continue reading

Koreatown: Late Night KBBQ at Byul Gobchang

  Hungry. Hangry. Late night. Where to go in Koreatown? We were actually heading towards the popular Hae Jang ChonĀ  (it’s the one with the pig logo) but it was completely packed and… Continue reading

DTLA: Lunch at Sakana Sushi Lounge

    I checked out Sakana Sushi Lounge a couple of weeks ago. I had walked by it a few times but couldn’t figure out if it was open yet but then I… Continue reading

Koreatown: Tots and More at Sumo Dog

  I checked out Sumo Dog in Koreatown recently. I was in search of their sushi tots but unfortunately they were sold out that evening when I went. However, there is still plenty… Continue reading

SGV: Oysters and More at EMC Seafood

  The Food Alley at the Westfield Santa Anita mall has a stellar lineup of eateries including Monkey Bar, Side Chick, Din Tai Fung, Matcha Matcha, Uncle Tetsu Japanese Cheesecake and many more… Continue reading

DTLA: Lunch at Kai Japanese Roots

  I checked out Kai Japanese Roots recently for lunch. The new Japanese restaurant opened at the Spring Arcade complex which also houses Guisados and Uli Gelato. We ordered the crispy spicy tuna… Continue reading

West LA: Going for the Tasting Menu at Kato

  I headed out to the Westside to check out Kato, the new Japanese and Taiwanese inflected tasting menu restaurant. There are a few a la carte items that we added to our… Continue reading