Posts Tagged ‘Fusion’

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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March 8, 2012 1

Picca (Pico blvd)

By in 11: West LA

It was that time of the year again, the V-day. Last few years my husband and I had been cooking at home. This year we felt like splurging so we decided to check out Picca, a modern Peruvian restaurant that has been popping up everywhere on all the “Best new restaurants in LA” lists. I’ve […]

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July 13, 2011 Off

Changa (Istanbul: Cihangir)

By in 12: Istanbul

There are lots of chichi gourmet fine dining options in Istanbul but we soon realized their price aren’t so affordable. Istanbul is no longer a bargain European destination. The price range is basically on par with major western European cities like London and American cities like NYC/LA, which means about $25-40 for main course, $10-12 […]

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December 16, 2010 6

26 Beach (Venice)

By in 14: Marina del Rey

I drove by this SoCal mansion looking restaurant called 26 Beach for years and never checked it out. It was until my boyfriend told me about them being known for their burgers (#1 in LA!?). I was skeptical (and biased) at first but I gave it a try. It turns out to be one of the […]

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August 19, 2010 3

Komodo Truck

By in 21: Food truck

Walked by Komodo Truck and was instantly attracted by the interesting sounding menu. They specializes in fusion tacos, particularly tacos with South East Asian flavors. Normally I would have got the “Komodo taco” as it seems to be the signature dish, but the other tacos on the menu sounded more interesting to me. I tried: […]

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