Posts Tagged ‘French’

March 30, 2012 1

LQ@SK (pop up)

By in 06: Downtown LA, Favorite Food Entries

I’ve always been a fan of Chef Laurent Quenioux and enjoy his culinary creations since the Bistro K days. Soon after the closing of Bistro LQ, he had collaborated with the staffs of Starry Kitchen for special pop up dinner events known as LQ@SK, which take place at Starry Kitchen at Downtown. Last Wednesday (March […]

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October 10, 2011 Off

Absinthe Brasserie & Bar (San Francisco: Hayes Valley)

By in 04: SF+Bay Area

I’ve heard good things about the brunch at Absinthe Brasserie & Bar (Joan came here 3 years ago), an interesting named but actually far more conservative place at the pretty and yuppie neighborhood of Hayes Valley. I decided to treat myself here with my cousin. Their brunch menu features standard brunch favorites: breakfast burrito, croque […]

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October 6, 2011 Off

Chez Maman (San Francisco: Potrero Hills)

By in 04: SF+Bay Area, Favorite Food Entries

One of my most favorite places in SF was at Potrero Hills, an area that’s deemed too far away (in SF standard) and access can be inconvenient without a car. But up there is a charming little neighborhood where a tiny French bistro called Chez Maman is located. My foodie friend Ludo (giving credit where it’s […]

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January 21, 2011 1

Church and State (Downtown)

By in 06: Downtown LA

Haven’t gone to a fancy dinner for awhile so we decided to treat ourselves on New Year’s eve. The popular downtown French bistro Church and State had a special 5 courses menu for $60. We’ve always wanted to check this place out so it is a good opportunity. Surrounded by warehouses and located at the […]

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December 10, 2010 1

Le Petit Creperie (Mar Vista)

By in 11: West LA

I’ve been very busy at work and was very behind in our updates. Being a lover of French crepes, it’s always a pity that there weren’t more authentic creperie in LA. As I was strolling around the Mar Vista neighborhood, to my surprise a new (6 months) creperie has opened up. The small space has a […]

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