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DTLA: Art, Food and Japanese Whisky Tasting at Mrs. Fish

  I checked out Mrs. Fish recently for the art, Japanese food and whisky. Mrs. Fish has been open for a few years but only recently transformed to a Japanese restaurant. I would… Continue reading

Mid-City: Inko Nito Has Landed on West Third

Inko Nito has opened a new location on West Third in the Beverly Grove area. The first location opened in Downtown in the Arts District opened earlier this year in January. We started… Continue reading

Little Tokyo: Lunch at Teishokuya of Tokyo aka T.O.T.

  I’ve been coming to Teishokuya of Tokyo (T.O.T.) forever. This traditional Japanese restaurant was known for what I called comfort food, very traditional home-style Japanese. There was never any sushi or ramen… Continue reading

The Minty’s Best 2017 Meals

  In 2017, I had a lot of wonderful meals. Some so memorable, I want to build a time machine to go back to that meal. Here’s a list of my faves this… Continue reading

West Hollywood: Japanese-Mexican Tasting Menu at Ainoko, Petite Taqueria

  Ainoko is the new tasting menu counter inside of Petite Taqueria. Ainoko translates to “half-breed” which Chef John-Carlos Kuramoto takes pride in being both Japanese and Mexican. He learned to cook from… Continue reading

Seattle: The Minty’s Mega Bar Crawl

  I was in Seattle for a long weekend and my friend and I chose to eat and drink our way through the city. Here’s a run down of the good times at… Continue reading

Noods Noods Noods Is Coming Saturday, January 14 to Santa Ana

Foodbeast presents Noods Noods Noods, the Noodles and Asian-Themed Food Festival┬áthis coming Saturday, January 14 in Santa Ana. Like the recent Oozefest, there are a couple of ways to enjoy the deliciousness. You… Continue reading

DTLA: LA Weekly’s The Essentials Returns Saturday, February 20

        LA Weekly’s food festival, The Essentials, returns to the California Market Center (Cal Mart) on Saturday, February 20th. General admission tickets are $70 each but if you buy this… Continue reading

Pasadena: Trendy Food Alert at Poke Salad Bar

  Poke Salad Bar in Old Town Pasadena happened to be open on July 4 while nearby Spinfish Poke House was closed. Otherwise I may have gone on a mini poke crawl. LA’s… Continue reading

West LA: Ramen at Tsujita Annex

  When Tsujita came on the scene, legendary long lines kept me away from trying this ramen and tsukemen shop. Then they opened an annex shop across the street. I still didn’t make… Continue reading