Blu La Cafe [DTLA] – closed

I found this place on a recommendation from a friend. We were looking for a non-Asian place to go. Then my buddy starts talking about a cafe, how cool it is, with artwork, and great burgers. All I heard blah blah blah and GREAT BURGERS! Right next to Cole’s and the Association. After dinner, you…

Wurstküche [DLTA]

I was recently back at Wurstküche again. Not much has changed since I first went there. But it did get more crowded and popular. This time, I will just post up some pictures. Check out my first post about it, here.http://blog.thethirstypig.com/2009/06/wurstkuche-restaurant.html The classic Bratwurst – fine cuts of pork, coriander & nutmeg. I think this…

Curry House [Rowland Heights]

This is the last in a series of Japanese restaurants. I started earlier this week with Yoshida Sushi, Shin Sen Gumi, Cafe Hiro, and now The Curry House. Look for Curry House sign.Curry House, a chain from Japan, specializes in a simple meat on rice meal with curry. Americans and people all over the world…

Cafe Hiro [Cypress]

I’ve never been a big fan of risotto, let alone a take Japanese on risotto. But I must say, Cafe Hiro does it pretty good. Make sure you save room for their Pot de Crème au Chocolat. The pork belly with buns appetizer. Could be so much better with a little more fat and juiciness.Cafe…