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Roy Choi's POT

Had the old school pot the other night.
It was awesome.
Make sure to get that and the kimchi fried rice.

Apr 04, 2014
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LA Weekly's 99 essential restaurants released today...what did they miss?

Heres the whole list.
A-Frame
Allumette
Alma
Angelini Osteria
Animal
A.O.C.
Bäco Mercat
Bánh Mì My-Tho
Bestia
Beverly Soon Tofu
Bludso's
Bucato
Cacao Mexicatessen
Carousel
La Casita Mexicana
Cemitas Poblanas Elvirita
Chengdu Taste
Chichén Itzá
Church & State
Colonia Taco Lounge
Coni'Seafood
Connie & Ted's
The Corner Place
Daikokuya
Din Tai Fung
Father's Office
Gjelina
Golden Deli
Guelaguetza
Guerrilla Tacos
Guisados
The Hart and the Hunter
Ha Tien Quan
Hawkins House of Burgers
Hayat's Kitchen
Hinoki & the Bird
El Huarache Azteca
The Hungry Cat
ink.
Jar
JTYH Heavy Noodle II
Kang Ho-dong Baekjeong
Kiriko
Kogi BBQ Truck
Langer's
L&E Oyster Bar
Lucques
Lukshon
Lum-Ka-Naad
Lunasia
Mariscos Jalisco
Marugame Monzo
Matsuhisa
Meals by Genet
Mélisse
Milo & Olive
Mo-Chica
Mozza
Myung In Dumplings
Newport Tan Cang Seafood
Night + Market
n/naka
Oinkster
Omar's Xinjiang Halal
Orsa & Winston
Pann's
Pa Ord Noodle
El Parian
Park's BBQ
Philippe the Original
Picca
Pollo a la Brasa
Providence
R&R Soul Food
Ración
Ramen Iroha
Red Medicine
République
Ricky's Fish Tacos
Rivera
Rustic Canyon
Salt's Cure
Sapp Coffee Shop
Shunji
Sinbala
Sotto
Spago
Spicy BBQ
Sqirl
Summer Rolls
Superba Snack Bar
Surati Farsan Mart
Sushi Gen
Sushi Iki
Tacos Leo
The Tasting Kitchen
Trois Mec
Tsujita L.A.
Yai Restaurant

Mar 09, 2014
loblaw in Los Angeles Area

Good desserts in the Studio City/Hollywood area?

Providence dessert menu in Hollywood.

Dec 11, 2012
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Falafel in Los Angeles

This

Nov 02, 2012
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Foodie Bachelor Party dinner for 8 in Montreal - Joe Beef is Max 6 what would you recommend?

We initially wanted to have a dinner at Joe beef but their max size is 6 people and we would be 8.
If we want 1 great dinner while in Montreal for the weekend for a group of 8 foodies what would you recommend?
Where should we not miss?

Definitely going to do the delis for lunch but I am looking for the one stand out dinner option that we should have.

Thank you all for your help.

Jun 15, 2012
loblaw in Quebec (inc. Montreal)

Meatball Subs

The meatball sub at Quickies on Laurel Canyon and Moorpark is awesome.

May 12, 2012
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Pizzeria Olio

I concur on the steak bites, very good. But I always have to order the Margherita Plus.

Mar 01, 2012
loblaw in Los Angeles Area

Best Soup

The Chestnut Soup at Melisse

and the Split Pea Soup at Il Grano

Dec 05, 2011
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Ad Hoc fried chicken at FarmStand that joint in the Brentwood Country Mart???

Bouchon is having an Ad Hoc fried chicken night on 10/31

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Bouchon
235 N Canon Dr, Beverly Hills, CA 90212

Oct 25, 2011
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Michael Voltaggio's INK will open Wednesday.

Sep 26, 2011
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Yogurtland.... :)

I would have to say I prefer Menchies.
I am all about cookies and cream and cheesecake bites. Sometimes a little red velvet and cake batter. so good.

Sep 20, 2011
loblaw in Chains

Anniversary Dinner

and in reality you will only be 30 miles out.

Sep 20, 2011
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Taco Via - Kansas City

I am coming into town for a wedding and I was just made aware that the Taco Via location at 95th and Antioch was closed.
Where can I go for my nostalgic Nacho fix while I am in town ?
How many are left ?

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Taco Via
8615 W 95th St, Overland Park, KS 66212

Sep 13, 2011
loblaw in Great Plains

That was fast--LudoBites 007 full within a couple of minutes

I had 4 windows open and managed to get a first seating reservation on 8/4/11 for a 4 top.
If anyone wants to trade for a later date Let me know.

Jul 14, 2011
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Sherman Oaks Question

You'll be right down the street from Boneyard Bistro. Dine solo at the bar.

Also several great sushi options down the street a bit towards studio city on ventura sit at at the sushi bar... Asanebo, Kiwami, Katsuya, etc.

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Boneyard Bistro
13539 Ventura Blvd, Sherman Oaks, CA 91423

Apr 20, 2011
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Where can I find canning jars?

I just found them at Ralph's last week.
I think it was about $10 for a 12pack of 8oz jars.

Feb 02, 2011
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Mori vs Zo sushi question

Did you sit at the sushi bar ?
I wont go unless I sit at the bar anymore, I've been a few times and sat at a table and was always disappointed. But I've never been disappointed seated at the bar.

Jan 22, 2011
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Modern Mexican?

Tinga on La Brea is great for casual dining.

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Tinga
142 S La Brea Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90036

Jan 22, 2011
loblaw in Los Angeles Area

Gold Standard 2011: What say you?

thanks!

Jan 18, 2011
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Katsu-ya Encino?

I think you mean Asanebo

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Asanebo
11941 Ventura Blvd, Studio City, CA 91604

Jan 14, 2011
loblaw in Los Angeles Area

Nice Sushi Bar Recs?

If you do not care about ambiance I would recommend Go's Mart

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Go's Mart
22330 Sherman Way # C12, Canoga Park, CA

Jan 14, 2011
loblaw in Los Angeles Area

Katsu-ya Encino?

I was just there this week also courtesy of someone else.
Its not exceptional but you could do worse.
I would stick with their signature dishes and not expect any exceptional pieces of nigiri.
I ordered bluefin tuna which was on special and it was very sinewy, and there was a white line right done the middle of both pieces in plain sight that they obviously didnt bother to trim out, on top of that it did not taste good. Their regular tuna is of course the really bright pinkish one. The spicy tuna on crispy rice was good, as well as the yellowtail sashimi with jalepeno.But again.. dont expect the best quality fish and I personally would not go there on my own dime.

I guess what im steering towards is telling you to order dishes that mask the quality of the fish.

Jan 14, 2011
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La Frite Sherman Oaks -- My Kitchen Nightmare

yes

Jan 12, 2011
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Holiday Dinner for Group of 8

Osteria Mozza has a private room that may accommodate.
Providence could work too.

Dec 14, 2010
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Pizzeria Olio

Ive seen them push tables together for parties of 6-8. Still not the most ideal.. but it worked.

Dec 01, 2010
loblaw in Los Angeles Area

Where to find a great cup of hot chocolate? Weho, Hollywood or Los Feliz preferred

Right by Los Feliz, you can head to Intelligentsia at Sunset Junction.
Really Good.

Dec 01, 2010
loblaw in Los Angeles Area

Where to buy Goose Liver - Los Angeles

There's another Epicure Imports open house on the 17-18th of this month.

Dec 01, 2010
loblaw in Los Angeles Area

Best Fish Tacos?

Definitely Ricky's
Always fresh,
his batter is so good.
His pico de gallo so finely chopped.
and i love his salsas.

Nov 30, 2010
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Providence full tasting vs Saam

Yes, anothernotch.
You are correct.
I have done both. I keep returning to providence as the food is always excellent.
I did Saam once and while great I dont see myself returning anytime soon. They are both very good, but Providence is a cut higher.

Nov 29, 2010
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recommendation for a Italian in the SFV this eve

I would recommend georgios cucina in studio city.
Went a few weeks ago and it was excellent.

http://www.georgioscucina.com/

Nov 27, 2010
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