Tag Archive: restaurant review

West Hollywood: Sushi and More at the Izakaya by Katsu-ya

  One night after a tasting with Boutique-y Whisky for Southern California Whiskey Club, we checked out the Izakaya by Katsu-ya. Although we were close to a new dumplings spot, we wanted something… Continue reading

Westwood: Burger at the Audrey at The Hammer Museum

  The Audrey is so beautiful. It may be my new favorite restaurant design. I have always liked 60s retro mod restaurants (think Googie and more). Audrey is the sophisticated version of that… Continue reading

SGV: Dim Sum at Tong Tak House Arcadia

  In the last few years, I’ve found out about new restaurants via Instagram. And recently pictures from a new dim sum spot in the San Gabriel Valley caught my eye. I checked… Continue reading

DTLA: Brunch at the Michelin Star Orsa and Winston

    I’ve been meaning to try brunch at Orsa and Winston and I’m so glad I did before it was announced last week they have a Michelin star. Now I’m sure it’ll… Continue reading

East Hollywood: Northern Thai Food Club

  When both the Los Angeles Times and Los Angeles Magazine post about a new Thai restaurant, you pay attention. In a non-descriptive strip mall in East Hollywood/ Thai Town, is the new… Continue reading

Hollywood: Pork Belly Sandwich at Banh Oui

  I had a quick bite at Banh OuiĀ a couple of weeks ago. We tried the pork belly sandwich with extra pate and a fried egg. It’s a great sandwich. I love banh… Continue reading

Mid-City: Late Night Eats at EAK Ramen

  I’ve been meaning to try E.A.K. Ramen for years. It took over the space of Pingtung which was a favorite of mine. It’s next to Melrose Umbrella Company and was a great… Continue reading

Historic Filipinotown: Chinese Food at Woon

  Woon recently opened in Historic Filipinotown. We walked over there after checking out Bar Keeper. There were three of us so we ordered almost the entire menu. We got all the salads… Continue reading

Koreatown: Dinner at Yong Su San

  I recently visited Yong Su San, a high end Korean spot in the heart of Koreatown. Our friend was looking for a good Korean restaurant that served nice wine and not just… Continue reading

DTLA: Lunch at Vito’s Pizza

  I finally checked out Vito’s Pizza in DTLA. They have been open for a few months now and I’ve been looking forward to their opening as Vito’s is one of my pizza… Continue reading