Breakfast Gem in Mammoth

this is my first post, as recent dining experiences have been less than fruitful. we headed up to mammoth for a weekend of boarding. on the way back we stopped at a popular breakfast joint called breakfast club. yes it’s a cute and punny name. kinda makes me wanna barf. fortunately, the food does not.…

Sixes – Underrated Japanese Restaurants in Southern California

1. The Steak House – Kobe beef steaks. Omigosh, just take a look at the pictures on their site.2. Ikko Japanese Restaurant – A hidden gem in OC. . . Japanese fusion with sushi.3. Daichan – Unique Japanese/Hawaiian, their Poke bowls are great and healthy.4. Musha Restaurant – Probably the best Izakaya in Los Angeles.5.…

Mundo Cafe & Restaurant

What a nice little restaurant. I had just arrived from the airport and my friends took me to Mundo. After a couple of imported beers, we got our appetizers – the Red Sonia, Beef Empanadas, and the Eggplant dip. The Red Sonia is one of the most unique dishes I have ever had. It says…

“This is the Place”

Nickel Diner opened on Main Street in Downtown Los Angeles last August. What used to be a hole-in-the-wall secret has now exploded with crowds and lines out the door since it was named Los Angeles Magazine’s 3rd best new restaurant. It’s cute and funky and overflowing with character. The wait staff are friendly and definitely…

World’s Best 海南雞飯 (Hainan Chicken Rice) – Savoy

I’ve had Hainan Chicken in the US, Taiwan, China, Hong Kong, and Macau. I can tell you honesty, that the Best Hainan Chicken is from this little hole-in-the-wall in Alhambra – Savoy Kitchen. It’s funny, i’ve been to Savoy dozens of times, though I have never ordered anything else. Nothing else matters. I’ve had friends…

Southern California Farmers’ Markets

With the trend of Organic food, farmer’s markets have been more popular than ever. You can find the best produce and vegetables at these outdoor markets. In addition to strawberries and tomatoes, you can also find mushrooms, cheese, meats, and flowers. This return to old country manners of markets, helps keeps communities connected with locally…