Archive for 'Lunch Links'

Lunch Links (The “Blue Crab Grilled Cheese!?” Edition)

Photo courtesy of Gourmet Pigs

  • BEVERLY HILLS Signage has gone up for Itzak Hagadol [Grub St.]
  • BEVERLY HILLS Get free chips with every wrap at Momed this week [Grub St.]
  • DTLA Tangerine is now open in the Weller Court [Grub St.]
  • MID CITY Fritzi Dog has added some new options to their menu [EstarLA]
  • SAMO Your first look at Pono Burger [Grub St.]
  • WEST LA The Ramen Jinya on Sawtelle has closed [Eater]
  • WESTWOOD Chipotle’s Shophouse is taking over Waffle Chix [Eater]
  • WESTWOOD The blue crab grilled chese at TLT looks pretty good [Gourmet Pigs]
  • MOBILE Ricky’s Fish Tacos will return on a truck!? [Eater]

Lunch Links (The “North Korean BS” Edition)

North Korean blood sausage. Courtesy of Victoria Kim/LAT

  • CULVER CITY Shocker: Lyfe Kitchen isn’t good [Squid Ink]
  • CULVER CITY Mama’s Indian Kitchen has taken over Lawrence of India [Grub St.]
  • DTLA Spicy Crab Shack is now open next to Orochon [Brigham Yen]
  • KTOWN Yu Huang specializes in N. Korea blood sausage [LAT]
  • KTOWN Koko makes damn good Korean fried chx [Tasting Table]
  • MID CITY Hollywood Pies is now serving thin crust pizza too [Thrillist]
  • SAMO Here’s a look at the new location of Tinga [Eater]
  • WEST LA Sawtelle Kitchen has closed!? [Eater]
  • EVENTS Mexicali & Mariscos Jalisco share honors at Taco Madness [Grub St.]

Lunch Links (The “Sticky Rice” Edition)

$9 Lunch Special from Sticky Rice in the Grand Central Market

  • CULVER CITY Industry Cafe & Jazz is hosting a pop up lunch [Food GPS]
  • DTLA Sticky Rice is now open at Grand Central Market [Squid Ink]
  • DTLA Mendocino Farms is now open inside Figat7th [Brigham Yen]
  • DTLA It’s official. Chego is moving from Palms to Chinatown [Squid Ink]
  • KTOWN King Hot Dog is now open [Squid Ink]
  • VENICE Komodo is coming to Main Street [Unemployed Eater]
  • WEHO What’s an Israeli burger!? [Eater]
  • FREE FOOD Tomorrow is Ben & Jerry’s free cone day [ML]

Lunch Links (The “I Am An Egg Slut” Edition)

Eggslut’s Avo Burger. Photo courtes of Christine Chiao/Squid Ink

  • CENTURY CITY Massis Kabob is now open in the mall [Toddrickallen]
  • DTLA Egg Slut now parks outside of Handsome [LA Weekly]
  • DTLA Gil’s Indian Buffet is pretty good but not great [The Minty]
  • DTLA SGV’s Mr. Baguette is now open in the Bonaventure Galleria [Grub St]
  • KTOWN Mr. Pizza is “authentic Korean pizza” [Slice]
  • MARINA DEL REY Our favorite carne asada fries are #2 in the city [Squid Ink]
  • SAMO Burger Lounge is now open [Eater]
  • WEST LA Another look at the new Hayatemaru Ramen [Grub St]
  • LISTS 5 Essential L.A. Thai Restaurants [LA Weekly]

Lunch Links (The “Essential Lunches” Edition)

Zam Zam Market gets recognized as an L.A. Essential

  • LISTS The annual 99 Essentials list is out and has a bunch of ML favorites [LAW]
  • DTLA Accolades for Men Oh Tokushima keep piling up [Eating LA]
  • HWOOD Fat Sal’s is coming to Highland [Grub Street]
  • KTOWN A new Thai place called Issan Station has opened on Western [Eater]
  • SAMO 800 Degress is coming soon to Wilshire [Grub Street]
  • SAMO Tacos Punta Cabra serves a good fish taco [Squid Ink]
  • WESTWOOD UMini has launched a new menu [Unemployed Eater]

Lunch Links (The “Sourdough Pizza” Edition)

Wildcraft Pizza. Photo courtesy of Grub Street

  • BEVERLY HILLS Itzik Hagadol is expanding [Toddrickallen]
  • CULVER CITY Wildcraft Sourdough Pizza opens on Monday… [Eater]
  • CULVER CITY … and here’s your first look [Grub Street]
  • DTLA 10 Best Eats in Little Tokyo [Squid Ink]
  • DTLA Juicy Lucy is disappointing [AHT]
  • DTLA Chego is headed to Chinatown [Eater]
  • LOS FELIZ Ricky’s Fish Tacos closed until further notice!? [Eater]
  • PALMS Simpang Asia is the best Indonesian spot in LA [Squid Ink]
  • WEST LA Ramen Hayatemaru is coming to Olympic [Grub Street]
  • RAMEN Jinya is opening a branch in NYC [Eater]

Lunch Links (The “Best Wings in L.A.” Edition)

The chicken wings from China Lee. Photo courtesy of Squid Ink
  • HWOOD China Lee has one of the top 5 wings in L.A.!? [Squid Ink]
  • HWOOD Beverly Chicken is now open [Grub Street]
  • SGV I don’t make it east for lunch often, but when I do I go big [Amateur Gourmet]
  • LISTS If only this list contained one plate of street meat [Squid Ink]
  • PODCAST L.A.’s own Local Natives is the latest guest on Food is the New Rock [FITNR]