Posts Tagged ‘Dessert’

April 2, 2010 8

The Bazaar (Beverly Hills)

By in 10: Beverly Hills, Favorite Food Entries

The famous Jose Andres has finally opened his tapas restaurant in Los Angeles: The Bazaar at SLS Hotel. Better late than never I was treated me there for my birthday. 😀   The menu offers both his interpretation of traditional tapas and modern (fusion) tapas, and featuring molecular gastronomy exploration. Most dishes are ‘one-bite’ size. The […]

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March 12, 2010 3

Scarlet Tea Room (Pasadena)

By in 02: Pasadena

It always pleases me to know that there’re quite a few of teahouses in Old Town Pasadena co-existing. If quaint is not your style, there’s the elegant and pretty Scarlet Tea Room. The interior is bright, elegant and cute like a dollhouse. The chandelier looked like it should be a miniature. The menu offers different […]

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February 25, 2010 1

Sweet for the Soul (Atwater Village)

By in 05: Silver Lake + Echo Park

There’s a sweet shop down few stores by Viet Noodle bar but it’s never open, perhaps because I’m always there on a Sunday. Finally we went to Atwater Village on a Saturday and viola, it’s opened! Sweet For the Soul sell gourmet brownies and other local handmade desserts like cookies and ice cream. It’s very […]

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January 25, 2010 3

Booday (Taipei: Zhongshan)

By in 10: Taipei, Favorite Food Entries

When I was in Hong Kong back in October I saw these really cute independent zines called Booday and I selected one for purchase. I ended up regretting not getting more issues because it has a wonderful but simplistic aesthetics – illustrations and photography that feels natural  (see sample pages here). Each issue explores a […]

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December 18, 2009 4

Drago Centro (Downtown)

By in 06: Downtown LA, Favorite Food Entries

Drago Centro is the spinoff of Santa Monica’s Italian restaurant Drago at Downtown. Their menu is standard Italian three course meal. Since the three of us weren’t that hungry, we ordered only from the antipasti and first course (pasta). The bar area has a pretty big dining area as well (with access to the same […]

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