Posts Tagged ‘Bistro’

May 23, 2007 2

Florent (NYC: Meatpacking)

By in 03: NYC

Joan and I went to New York to visit friends over the weekend. When we arrived it was a very late Friday night. Good things about Manhattan that LA will never have is the vivid vibrant night scene and good selection of 24 hours dining joints. Florent is a popular 24 hrs diner with a […]

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August 3, 2006 2

Chez Mimi (Brentwood)

By in 16: Santa Monica

I suddenly craved French and found one I haven’t been to. Posh neighborhood shops around, pretty courtyard with rich old ladies dining in… The menu is predictable & traditional (as in boring). The Sanddab was average and boring. It’s just overpriced and bland. I was disappointed.

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April 12, 2006 2

Le Marmiton (Marina del Rey)

By in 14: Marina del Rey

The owner of the charming neighborhood French bistro Le Marmiton (see old entries) opened a sister restaurant in the slick renew mall of Marina del Rey. Even though they share the same name, this new one’s interior is cold, high-end and designed…complete opposite to the original cozy one with homemade pastries and gourmet goodies counter. […]

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February 2, 2006 2

Madam Matisse (Silver Lake)

By in 05: Silver Lake + Echo Park

A neighborhood French corner cafe at Silver Lake! The hilly street side parking is ever hard for people not living around there. DANGER WARNING: there’s a little downhill slant at the door way that’s easily missed. So many people tripped. The place is such a little corner that they won’t let us sit down unless […]

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January 26, 2006 8

Dusty’s (Silver Lake)

By in 05: Silver Lake + Echo Park

After 2 weeks of endless work for the project me and Freda were pitching against each other, finally have time to update this old entry. Originally RP and I wanted to go to Fatty’s, turns out it wasn’t open on Sunday :(. Without a backup plan, we end up at Dusty’s. RP got the the […]

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