Posts Tagged ‘European’

December 30, 2008 4

Central Basco Restaurant (Chino)

By in 18: Greater LA, Favorite Food Entries

Centro Basco specialized in Basque cuisine. Basques is a small region between the border of Spain and France that has their own language and culture. Seems like this place is a gathering place for the community of Basque people in LA. Most of the customers are white hair elders (men with beret hat especially) who […]

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August 31, 2007 3

Uzbekistan (Sunset Blvd)

By in 08: Hollywood, Favorite Food Entries

Joan went to the restaurant Uzbekistan for breakfast earlier this month. This time we’re bringing a group of 7 to try more of their Eastern European food! We’ve witnessed an odd extreme difference between the insane amount you get from their $8 Lunch speical v.s. the rather pricey (but really good) entrees. Since everything sound […]

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August 9, 2007 4

Uzbekistan (Sunset Blvd)

By in 08: Hollywood

Tired of the same old brunch food? Burgers? Thai food or Sushi? Try Uzbeki food! We often pass by this place on Sunset Blvd, it’s inside a stripe mall across from where Moshti Malone’s Ice cream is. It’s also on Jonathan Gold’s 99 essential restaurants in LA. As soon as we walked in we felt […]

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May 17, 2007 5

Aroma Cafe (Overland)

By in 11: West LA, Favorite Food Entries

The family owned Bosnian place Aroma Cafe (see old post here) is one place I often remember fondly and wanted to come back again and again, not only because of the absolutely delicious and exotic-yet-comforting mediterranean delicacies, but most of all it felt Escape-from-LA in there. Turkish coffee. Rich and velvety, almost Belgian hot chocolate […]

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December 13, 2006 2

Csardas Hungarian Restaurant (Melrose)

By in 07: Mid-Wilshire

This Hungarian restaurant is one of those I drove by everyday and everytime I wonder about it. I heard about their buffet and good freshly baked bread. The night we went didn’t have buffet. The bread is very good! Stuffed Mushroom. I got the Wiener Snitzel (veal cutlet fried in breadcrumbs). The fried breadcrumbs was […]

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