Aspiring to Nirvana

I checked out Nirvana in Beverly Hills with friends a week or so back. I wanted to get there for happy hour but alas, I was fighting with cross-town traffic and traffic won.… Continue reading

TOTNLA: Angeleno Mag at Snyder Diamond

On Monday, I posted about how to save some cash on Taste of the Nation tickets. One event was the Angeleno Magazine event at Snyder Diamond in Santa Monica. I attended and got… Continue reading

Doing Double Duty at Chego & Ford’s Filling Station

After my tamales adventure on Saturday, I went home for a bit of a rest before heading back west to check out Chego. People have described Chego to me as a ghetto Momofuku.… Continue reading

Venice: The Tasting Kitchen

Last week I wrote about Devon Espinosa and the new cocktail series at Breadbar. While we were hanging out at the bar, we also ordered food from Tasting Kitchen. I had heard some… Continue reading

New Menu at Fleming’s

A couple of weeks ago, a friend asked me about steak houses in LA. I rattled off some that I’ve been to but realized I haven’t gone to Fleming’s. My best friend loves… Continue reading

Silver Lake Jubilee

After my Ramen Run on the 22nd, I plan to head over to the Silver Lake Jubilee. I’m way too excited about the 30+ plus food trucks (even though I know I’m coming… Continue reading

Chicken Crawl Down Lake: Pasadena

For the month of June, I’ll be hitting up chicken joints on Lake Avenue in Pasadena. I am very amazed by the amount of chicken, particularly fried chicken restaurants on Lake. Join me… Continue reading

MacArthur Park Tamales Adventure

On Saturday, my crawl group and I attempted to find the best tamales of MacArthur Park. We had started our crawl at Mama’s Hot Tamales across the street. When I first did this… Continue reading

Recent Minty Meals

I loved everything about this place. The art. The tables with the Korean-esque call buttons. The service. The free warm chips and dip, the chicken soup and my meal. I did wish the… Continue reading

Boys, Brunch & Bloody Marys

About a week ago, I went to brunch with the Hungry Hungry Hanh and we talked about boys over 2 for 1 Bloody Marys at Henry’s Hat. I always feel reassured when I… Continue reading