I’m the Mayor at…Lazy Ox Canteen

Recently, I was asked how often do I write about a place. Considering this blog isn’t very old, I haven’t really “reviewed” the same place twice though I may have mentioned them in… Continue reading

Dating Apparently Doesn’t Suck in Canada

On Friday, I picked up Mozza2Go with the gay boyfriend. I was excited to see him and hear all about his vacation to Toronto and Montreal. He told me he met the one.… Continue reading

Tony’s Saloon: New Minty Bar Spotlight

Recently, I’ve been exploring a new part of Downtown. Now that I’ve had lunch at Church & State, happy hour at Royal Clayton’s and attended a friend’s play at Repertory X, I was… Continue reading

Musings on Restaurant Service

check from Gloria’s Cafe, where I’m a regular My dad was in the restaurant business. I’ve been going out to eat as long as I could remember. My family went out at least… Continue reading

Pasadena Night: Elements Kitchen & Japon Bistro

I’ve been to the Elements Cafe before and liked it well enough but when the menu for the new Elements Kitchen popped up online, I thought it was my kind of place. I… Continue reading

Dating in LA Sucks, Part III

On Sunday, I met a guy at Royal Clayton‘s who expressed to me why dating in LA sucks. He essentially said there were no viable candidates. I told him I felt vaguely insulted.… Continue reading

WeHo Delights: Obar and Hamburger Mary’s

Last Saturday started out low-key. I had lunch at Litz and then was planning to meet up with some people for Happy Hour at Obar. However, I ended up going down to Huntington… Continue reading

Hot Bartender Crawl: Save the Date

Save the date! Mark Friday, February 26 as the next Minty Hot Bartender Crawl. Details including locations TBA. But what happened on the last crawl? Read all about the DTLA Hot Bartender Crawl.… Continue reading

Drago Centro: Aperitif Hour

When Drago Centro first opened, they didn’t have a happy hour but I’ve spent a lot of time at their bar. I’ve yet to actually do a sit-down meal (though I’ve done dineLA… Continue reading

Litz: Singaporean Dreams

On Saturday, I was driving along Garvey Avenue in the San Gabriel Valley hoping to find a gem. I was aiming for Mama Lu’s for dumplings but somehow stopped a block away and… Continue reading