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Buellton: Dinner at Industrial Eats

On the way back from our day trip in Santa Barbara, we stopped at Industrial Eats in Buellton. It’s obviously a locals favorite but we managed to find one of the last remaining tables inside. 236 more words


Santa Barbara: DIY Lunch with On the Alley and the Santa Barbara Fish Market

We arrived at the Santa Barbara Fish Market starving. A friend went to get us sea urchin and oysters while another grabbed an outdoors table and I went  a couple doors over to… 247 more words


Santa Monica: Dinner and Drinks at Cassia

To kick things off at Cassia, one of LA’s best restaurants, I got the Pina Colada and added a couple extra bucks for the strawberry balsamic gastrique (aka “lava flow”). 547 more words


Highland Park: Drinks at ETA Bar

I was doing research on a fun Highland Park bar hop and went into ETA. I’ve been meaning to check them out for a while. 201 more words

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Little Tokyo: Japanese BBQ at Oreno

Oreno in Little Tokyo is Japanese BBQ or perhaps it’s the Japanese take on Korean BBQ. After trying to decide if we wanted this cut or that, we just simplified our lives and ordered a combo. 264 more words


DTLA: Tacos Everyday at Sonoratown

It was a Wednesday when I went to check out Sonoratown. I joked it must have been Taco Wednesday or actually, Tacos Everyday! I am certain I can eat tacos every day in Los Angeles. 255 more words


Chinatown: Taiwanese Street Food at Lao Tao

Far East Plaza‘s latest spot, Lao Tao opened a few weeks ago in Chinatown. It’s upstairs near Ramen Champ and Fortune Chinese. Lao Tao means “foodie” in Taiwanese and it’s obvious the sort of crowd it’ll attract.  208 more words