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SGV: Sushi and More at Izakaya Akatora

I’ve been a long time fan of the restaurants from Michael Cardenas and when I found myself in downtown Alhambra, I decided to seek out… 249 more words


DTLA: Fried Chicken and Waffles at Mabel's

Mabel’s has finally opened in Downtown Los Angeles. I’ve been waiting for it to open since I first heard about it in the fall of 2013. 317 more words


DTLA: Hanging Out Eating Tacos at Mercado Olympic and the Pinata District

Every now and then I would drive past the Pinata District in Downtown Los Angeles never imagining the bounty of street food there. I knew about Mercado Olympic but hadn’t realized it sprouted around the Pinata District. 841 more words


Koreatown: Drinks at Lock and Key

I’ve been meaning to check out Lock and Key for a while and finally made it a few weeks ago. I caught them as they were rolling out a new menu. 344 more words

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DTLA: Lunch at Soup Bazaar

Soup Bazaar opened a few months ago in Downtown Los Angeles. It replaced a rotisserie chicken place I kept meaning to check out but never did. 358 more words


DTLA: Ramen at Old School Orochon

Old school ramenya, Orochon Ramen, is still plenty popular with long lines at night. It’s in the same plaza as Curry House, Mako Sushi253 more words


DTLA: Pasta at Maccheroni Republic

Macherroni Republic gets warm support from the Downtown Los Angeles community. DTLA residents and office workers alike flock to this slightly hidden gem located across the street from… 291 more words