Tag Archive: san gabriel valley

SGV: Getting in on the shellfish at Boston Lobster

  When I heard the chef left Newport Seafood, we had to follow him over to Boston Lobster to get our shellfish game on. Promises of less painful waits and slightly cheaper pricing… Continue reading

SGV: Fishballs at Little Malaysia

  I have talked for years about my favorite fishballs and those are at Little Malaysia, a small restaurant located in a strip mall in El Monte. I’ve been going there for a… Continue reading

SGV: Yes, There’s Vegetarian Dim Sum at Fine Garden

  Yes, there’s vegetarian dim sum in the San Gabriel Valley! I checked out Fine Garden Vegetarian restaurant with my veggie BFF last weekend. Keep in mind everything is vegetarian and don’t get… Continue reading

SGV: KBBQ at Honey Pig

  Honey Pig has opened a new location in Monterey Park. It’s an all-you-can-eat Korean barbecue place in what is rapidly becoming a foodie-centric shopping plaza. There’s dim sum/ Chinese food, ramen, hot… Continue reading

SGV: Wife’s Special Noodles at Lao Xi

  I swung by Lao Xi Noodle House last week to check out the only Shanxi noodle house (so far) in the San Gabriel Valley. Located on a quite stretch of Live Oak… Continue reading

SGV: Burritos La Palma in El Monte

  I must have driven by Burritos La Palma a zillion times but it took a few friends checking out the place to motivate me to try it out. Located on Peck Road… Continue reading

SGV: Sichuan Hot Pot at Chengdu Pot

  Sichuan-style hot pot is trending heavily in the San Gabriel Valley these days. I hit up Chengdu Pot recently to explore all the delightful broths and filled up on lots of veggies… Continue reading

The Minty’s Best 2015 Meals

    I’ve written around 260 posts on the site this year. Picking my favorite meals of the year is a little daunting. I don’t have a particular order but I have organized… Continue reading

SGV: Dim Sum at Crown Palace

  Crown Palace just opened about a month ago. Although we are not lacking in dim sum in the San Gabriel Valley, I always like the options. I grabbed my noodles and occasional… Continue reading

626 Night Market at Santa Anita Park All Summer

    Even I haven’t been to all the food festivals there are during the summer. I can’t believe 626 Night Market is entering its fourth season. I’m looking forward to my first… Continue reading