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16 09, 2017

Killer Shrimp with a Killer View

By | September 16th, 2017|Categories: Los Angeles|Tags: , , , , |

One of Marina Del Rey's most popular restaurants, Killer Shrimp, serves a Spicy Seafood Broth and Cucumber Lime Mint Gin Martini that is simply perfecto after a Paddle-board Session! Recently, I've found myself spending more time in this cozy, friendly area which contains chiller vibes and less of a crowd (than neighboring Santa Monica). The [...]

8 08, 2017

Changing Faces: San Gabriel Valley

By | August 8th, 2017|Categories: Los Angeles|Tags: , , , , , , |

My article "Changing Faces: How Immigration and Food Forever Changed the San Gabriel Valley", a proof that Immigrants Make America Great. Published in ARE Magazine, Summer Edition 2017, read it here.

23 09, 2016

Classic Burger: Hamburger Hamlet

By | September 23rd, 2016|Categories: Los Angeles|Tags: , , |

Los Angeles never disappoints when you want a good meal. In fact, it's my favorite city in America for the best food in all categories. We could find virtually anything that our heart desires, and in an instant. But to find quality, we must dig a bit deeper. I'm a huge burger lover and am always [...]

2 12, 2014

Noodletown: “Koreatown LA”

By | December 2nd, 2014|Categories: Los Angeles|Tags: , , , , , , |

"Noodletown" is a show I write & co-host all about Food, Culture & Neighborhood in Asian Neighborhoods throughout the United States. On our 7th episode, my co-host Jim Park & I visit Koreatown, Los Angeles. This is our most informative and best episode to date. We arrive conveniently via Metro Station stop at Western & Wilshire. [...]

10 02, 2012

Where to Find the Best Chinese Food

By | February 10th, 2012|Categories: China, Los Angeles|Tags: , , , |

Where to find the best Chinese food in Southern California? Perhaps even in the US? Leave it to me, as I've dedicatedly, whole-heartedly done my research for 27 years, just for You! In my hometown, the San Gabriel Valley! You can forget about China Town, most Chinese people find the food gross and un-authentic. People [...]

13 09, 2011

Chinese Culinary Heaven :: COLIMA road!

By | September 13th, 2011|Categories: Los Angeles|Tags: , |

Wowowow! I just teared up of joy and pride of my hometown Hacienda Heights watching the "Colima Road" youtube video. Colima road would be the famous road that runs through to Rowland Heights & Diamond Bar. I grew up on this road. My elementary, junior & high school was around there. After school, my dad [...]

9 03, 2011

Restaurant Review: Lukshon in Culver city (SE Asian Fusion)

By | March 9th, 2011|Categories: Dharma Bum|Tags: |

Yelp Review: Lukshon Category: Asian Fusion 3239 Helms Ave Culver City, CA 90232 (310) 202-6808 www.lukshon.com The ambiance was gorgeous. Very trendy. Especially as Spring & Summer is approaching, for those late night dinners with a fire pit outside, warm seats and a perfected lighting. The whole restaurant is finely decorated with a modern sophisticated [...]

9 03, 2011

Restaurant Review: Robata Jinya in West Hollywood

By | March 9th, 2011|Categories: Los Angeles|Tags: |

Yelp Review: Robata Jinya 8050 W 3rd St Los Angeles, CA 90048 Neighborhood: Mid-City West (323) 653-8877 www.jinya-la.com/ Review from Jacki U. I had an amazing experience here! It was a late Wednesday night, we were driving down Weho on our way to Wockano's as I was craving Sushi, when by fate we passed by [...]

4 03, 2009

Seven Grand Whiskey Bar in Downtown LA

By | March 4th, 2009|Categories: Los Angeles|Tags: , , |

If you are a devoted Whiskey & Cigar lover like myself, you must visit Seven Grand in Downtown Los Angeles that you must go visit, serving 271 premiums!   Does that not look like Heaven?? Owned by the 213 group, who also own Broadway Bar, Coles, Golden Golpher, all in Downtown LA. Seven Grand has a cozy, [...]