DTLA: Noodles at Buddha Belly

  I recently checked out Buddha Belly at the new Corporation Food Hall in Downtown Los Angeles. I tried one of their specials, the seafood pad ke mao. The drunken noodles were just… Continue reading

DTLA: Mediterranean at Soom Soom Fresh

  In my quest to explore all the new Downtown Los Angeles lunch options, I headed over to the new Corporation Food Hall and checked out Soom Soom Fresh Mediterranean.   There are… Continue reading

DTLA: Lunch at Pig Pen Delicacy

  I’m checking out all the spots inside the new Corporation Food Hall in Downtown Los Angeles. I just had lunch at Pig Pen Delicacy. With a name that has Pig in it, you… Continue reading

Mid-City: The New Drinks at The Ponte

  I recently went back to the Ponte to check out the new drinks. First off, let’s go with a spritz. As it turned out, this giant drink (not really giant) was very… Continue reading

DTLA: Hanging at Officine Brera’s Bar

  I was recently at Officine Brera for the launch of Chef Angelo’s dishes aboard Princess Cruises. He’s revamping their Italian restaurant concept. After dinner, I checked out the new drinks at the… Continue reading

Studio City: Brunch at the Bellwether

  One Sunday, I headed over to Studio City to meet up with friends at The Bellwether. We were doing a birthday brunch so we celebrated by getting Bloody Marys to start. The… Continue reading

Glendale: Drinks at The Famous

  It’s been a minute since I last wrote about The Famous in Glendale, a craft cocktail bar still going strong. I recently went back one evening and was pleased to see some… Continue reading

Santa Ana: Aquavit from Blinking Owl Distillery

  Orange County’s first distillery after Prohibition is the Blinking Owl Distillery in Santa Ana. I visited when the distillery first opened with the initial three offerings; vodka, orange vodka and aquavit. They… Continue reading

Costa Mesa: Craving Those Mussels at Mesa

  After a show one night in Orange County, my friend and I headed over to Mesa for mussels. He was craving them and knew Mesa had them. It was on the later… Continue reading

DTLA: The Kindness of Little Damage

  Oh my goodness, I fell down the Instagram food hole again and ended up at Little Damage. I’ve seen this VERY INSTAGRAM FRIENDLY shop all over my feed during the summer when… Continue reading