Category Archives: California

P.Y.T., Los Angeles CA

P.Y.T. Butter Croissant Canele Matcha Canele Boiled Peanuts, Salt, Black Pepper, Soy, Pistachio, Grilled Lemon Avocado Toast, Arugula, Pepitas, Pickled Root Vegetables, Sheep’s Milk Brie Brioche French Toast, Blackberries, Blueberries, Raspberries, Mint, Mascarpone, Pure Maple Syrup Ricotta Buttermilk Pancakes, Coconut, … Continue reading

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Nick’s Cafe, Los Angeles CA

Nick’s Café Coffee Full Stack Pancakes – Real Maple Syrup, Real Butter Buttermilk Biscuit – Butter Nick’s Breakfast Sandwich – Toasted Sourdough, Grilled Deli Ham, Scrambled Eggs, Cheddar, Strawberry Jam Grilled Banana Nut Muffin Grilled Carrot Muffin – Cream Cheese … Continue reading

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Bavel, Los Angeles CA

Bavel Duck ‘Nduja Hummus – Creamy Garbanzo Beans, Jerusalem Mix Spice, Herbs, Pita Foie Gras Halva – Creamy Pate, Date Puree, Black Sesame, Buckwheat Loaf Marinated Tomato – Whipped Feta, Smoked Eggplant Powder, Savory, Sea Salt, Olive Oil Grilled Octopus … Continue reading

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Salt & Straw (Arts District,) Los Angeles CA

Salt & Straw Samples: James Coffee & Bourbon, Roasted Strawberry Coconut Sorbet, Avocado & Oaxacan Chocolate Fudge, Cinnamon Coconut Eggnog, Sugar Plum Fairy Kids Scoop Apple Brandy & Pecan Pie on a Sugar Cone Kids Scoop Peppermint Bark Cocoa on … Continue reading

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Manuela, Los Angeles CA

Manuela Cold Brew Coffee Beignets, Powdered Sugar Cinnamon Roll, Pecan Praline Chorizo Burger, Brioche, Pickled Red Onion, Avocado, Fried Egg Cast Iron Cornbread, Steen’s Butter Warren Pear, Spicy Greens, Candied Bacon, Goat Cheese, Spiced Pecans, Pomegranate Cream Biscuits, Honey Butter, … Continue reading

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Astro Doughnuts & Fried Chicken, Los Angeles CA

Astro Doughnuts & Fried Chicken Fried Chicken Sandwich, Savory Doughnut Honey Butter Chicken Sandwich, Cheddar Biscuit Cheddar Biscuit PB&J Doughnut Chocolate Birthday Cake Doughnut Bourbon Pecan Doughnut Candy Apple Doughnut Pumpkin Pie Doughnut Crème Brulee Doughnut Imported from D.C. in … Continue reading

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El Gallo Bakery, East Los Angeles CA

El Gallo Bakery Concha Blanca Pudín De Maíz Empanada De Crema Pastelitos De Manzana Cuernos De Mantequilla Ojos de Buey (Besos) Pasteles De Almendras, Piña, Cereza Rieles Guava Cheese Galleta Grajea, Galleta de Sandia, Galleta Happy Face Mango Tres Leches … Continue reading

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Philippe the Original, Los Angeles CA

Philippe the Original Beef Dip Housemade Coffee Cake Housemade Cinnamon-Sugar Donut Simply known as Philippe’s by most, though actually titled “Philippe the Original” since opening in 1908, it would be difficult to name any more venerable Restaurant in Los Angeles … Continue reading

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Felix Trattoria, Los Angeles CA

Felix Trattoria Sfincione – Focaccia Siciliana, Rosemary, Sea Salt, Olive Oil Fiori di Zucca – Squash Blossoms, Crema di Ricotta Polpette della Maestra Alessandra – Pork Meatballs, Salsa Verde, Parmigiano Reggiano Suppli Alla Romana – Rice Croquettes, Fior di Latte, … Continue reading

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Chichen Itza Restaurant, Los Angeles CA

Chichen Itza Horchata Sauteed Black Beans, Rice Panuchos –Fried Corn Tortilla, Black Bean Puree, Lettuce, Turkey, Pickled Red Onions, Avocado Cochinita Pibil – Pork marinated with Achiote, Orange Juice, Spices, Pickled Red Onions, Housemade Corn Tortillas Tamal Horneado – Achiote … Continue reading

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Superba Snacks + Coffee, Pasadena CA

Superba Snacks + Coffee Pumpkin Pie Pop Tart Kouign Amann Baked French Toast, Roasted Apple, Maple Syrup, Powdered Sugar Peanut Butter Rice Krispy Cookie Gran Fondo Cookie Superba Churro, Horchata Cream Almond Croissant Although Jason Neroni long ago left for … Continue reading

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Pie ‘N Burger, Pasadena CA

Pie ‘N Burger Housemade Strawberry Jelly, Raspberry Jelly, Orange Marmalade Hot Chocolate, Housemade Whipped Cream Two Scrambled Eggs, Sausage, Hash Browns, White Toast Bacon and Cheese Omelet, Hash Browns, Wheat Toast Cheeseburger, Pickles, Lettuce, Tomato, Thousand Island Dressing Butterscotch Meringue … Continue reading

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Oh My Pan Bakery & Tea, San Gabriel CA

Oh My Pan Bakery & Tea Black Sesame Twist Matcha, Red Bean, Taro Bun Red Bean Honey Bun Hokkaido Cream Cake Chocolate Crunchy Cake Volcano Strawberry Toast – Brick Toast, Fresh Strawberries, Crème Chantilly, Vanilla Ice Cream, Vanilla Sauce, Homemade … Continue reading

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Mama Lu’s Dumpling House (East Garvey Avenue,) Monterey Park CA

Mama Lu’s Dumpling House Hot Tea Vinegar Cucumbers, Sugared Peanuts Beef Wrap Green Onion Pancake Fried Pork Bun Pan Fried Dumplings Juicy Pork Dumplings Shanghai Style Noodles Fried Coconut Bun, Condensed Milk One of three locations in Monterey Park, two … Continue reading

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Johannes, Palm Springs CA

Johannes Baguette with Garbanzo Bean Puree, Avocado and Herbs Cheese Spaetzeln – Sauteed House Made Noodles, Melted Gruyere and Fontina, Wild Arugula, Onions, Chives Weinerschnitzel – Roasted Parslied Fingerling Potatoes, Cucumber in Dill Sour Cream Dressing, Cranberry Jelly, Lemon Jager … Continue reading

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Rooster and the Pig, Palm Springs CA

Rooster and the Pig Vietnamese Iced Coffee Complimentary Jook – Herbs, Crispy Shallots Lemongrass Pork and Date Summer Roll – Lettuce, Rice Noodle, Crispy Shallots, Herbs Vietnamese Crispy Roll – Chicken, Wood Ear Mushrooms, Glass Noodles with Simple Salad Crispy … Continue reading

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Jake’s, Palm Springs CA

Jake’s Monte Cubano Sandwich – Fresh Turkey, Black Forest Ham, Gruyere, Pickles, Dijon Garlic Aioli on Egg-dipped Brioche Hummingbird Cake – Banana and Pineapple Spice Cake, Cream Cheese Buttercream First off, yes, Jake’s Restaurant is named after a West Highland … Continue reading

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Sherman’s Delicatessen and Bakery, Palm Springs CA

Sherman’s Delicatessen and Bakery Beef n’ Latkas – Pastrami between two Potato Latkes served with Coleslaw, Applesauce and Sour Cream San Jacinto – Chocolate Ganache, Chocolate Cake, Chocolate Mousse, Cheesecake Carrot Cake – Raisins, Walnuts and Cream Cheese Icing Originally … Continue reading

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Cheeky’s, Palm Springs CA

Cheeky’s Vittoria Coffee Skillet Monkey Bread with Cream Cheese Glaze French Toast with Huckleberry Syrup, Greek Yogurt, Local Honey and 100% Pure Maple Syrup Cinnamon Roll Open Thursday through Monday with a menu that has changed 466 times since opening … Continue reading

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Workshop Kitchen + Bar, Palm Springs CA

Workshop Kitchen + Bar Braised Pork Cheek Fries – Red Curry, Shoestring Potatoes, Pickled Radish, Smoked & Shaved Brussels Duck Study #1 – Duck & Kimchi Anson Mills Fried Rice, Chinese 5-Spice, Fried Duck Egg Double Espresso – Ice HA’s … Continue reading

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