Posts Tagged ‘Cuban’

December 10, 2009 4

El Rincon Criollo (Culver City)

By in 13: Culver City

My friends were craving oxtail, so we came to El Rincon Criollo, the other Cuban restaurant on the westside that’s rival to the more well known Versailles. I heard that they have pretty good oxtail here. The interior is lovely! It is small, bright and merry~ The bread taste so Cuban, it is not sticky, […]


February 25, 2008 6

Asia de Cuba (Sunset Blvd.)

By in 09: Weho

My co-workers and I managed to make it to the last day of the dineLA Restaurant Event at Asia de Cuba, the Asian and Latin fusion restaurant at the Mondrian Hotel. They had a $22 three courses lunch which is a really good deal for this $$$$ long-time trendy “scene” restaurant. It’s got a really […]

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June 8, 2007 7

Xiamora (Melrose)

By in 08: Hollywood

Ages ago I had the fantastic $14 business lunch course at creative Cuban/Latin restaurant Pasadena’s Xiamora (old entry), and I always love their more casual sister Cafe Atlantic. It seems that business isn’t doing so good and Cafe Atlantic was gone (became backroom of Xiamora). Since there’s another Xiamora on Melrose near our work, to […]

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September 26, 2006 2

Cafe Tropical (silver lake)

By in 05: Silver Lake + Echo Park, Favorite Food Entries

Jon took me to this cozy and cute cuban pastery and coffeehouse at Silver lake. I love the paper mache balloon lamp shapes. Very good and strong cafe con leche! The Cuban Sandwich is pretty good and filling, the ham was a little too salty though. I want to try their cuban steak sandwich next […]

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July 16, 2006 2

Venice Bakery (Palms)

By in 11: West LA

Wrote about this place long time ago! This time the giant turtles were not there. 🙁 I got the unforgettable Guava with Cream cheese and a meat pastries, too good~ We also ordered their Cuban Sandwich (not on menu), yum!

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