USC: Lunch at Qin West Noodles Figueroa

  Qin West Noodles has opened a location by the University of Southern California (USC) on Figueroa. I have been to the location in Chinatown but this one operates a little bit differently.… Continue reading

Mid-City: Checking Out No. 10 Restaurant

  No. 10 Restaurant on West Third has been open a little over a month now. It’s named after owner Alessandro Del Pierro, a football (that’s soccer to Americans) player who wore a… Continue reading

Chinatown: Q – A Southern Style BBQ at Grand Star Jazz Club

  We are at the beginning of what I see to be a fabulous journey for Q – A Southern Style BBQ currently at Grand Star Jazz Club. It is a popup serving… Continue reading

DTLA: Tea Master Matcha Cafe of Little Tokyo

  I heard about Tea Master from a friend in the know of matcha shops. She said they had the best matcha soft serve and we HAD TO TRY IT. Well, all right… Continue reading

Koreatown: Seafood BBQ at DaeBuDo

  I’ve eaten Korean BBQ years for now and occasionally a few shrimp and baby octopus have showed up on those meaty menus.┬áThen I heard about all-seafood KBBQ a few years ago. I’ve… Continue reading

SGV: Taiwanese Niu Rou Mian at Corner Beef Noodle House

  I was on a beef noodle soup bender a few years ago. I sought out the best niu rou mian in San Gabriel Valley and would find either wonderful broth or great… Continue reading

Koreatown: Korean-Style Japanese Seafood at A-Won

  I had eaten a chirashi bowl for lunch but I’m always down for impromptu dinners even if it was an offer of more raw fish. So I found my way to A-Won,… Continue reading

West Hollywood: Employees Only LA Is Now Open

  Employees Only in West Hollywood has officially opened. The bar from New York actually has several locations around the world including Singapore. EO LA took over the old Baby Blues BBQ space… Continue reading

SGV: Sheng Jian Bao at Emperor Q38 Noodle

  One night I wanted Burmese food. I ended up instead at a Shanghainese noodle shop. The Burmese restaurant I wanted to try closed early for cleaning so we went down the street… Continue reading

Koreatown: Celebrate National Soft Pretzel Month at Biergarten

  It’s been a hot minute since I have gone to Biergarten in Koreatown. I was lured in because I heard they had these crazy pretzels for National Soft Pretzel Month. Did you… Continue reading