Reviews from August 2006

Extraordinary Desserts

Extraordinary Desserts (revisit)

08/30/2006 - 11:11am

The Dovers and I went during the afternoon and it was nice and quiet. A small line, but not nearly as chaotic as their usual evening crowds. We sat inside because I didn’t want to be outside with...

Cha Cha Cha

Cha Cha Cha

08/27/2006 - 11:58am

Ok, so… although I love the Cha Cha Cha in West Hollywood, it was not The Fast and the Furious Cha Cha Cha, so here we go again! Don’t worry though, this time we had brunch…...

Oro Azul Blanco Margarita, Pinot Grigio, and Virgin Mojito


08/27/2006 - 11:36am

Malo is right… es muy mal… This place is so overpriced! The decor is nothing special and the food is served in meager portions.

Drinks: Oro Azul Blanco Margarita ($9),...

Tan Ky Mi Gia - Rice Noodles

Tan Ky Mi Gia

08/24/2006 - 7:08pm

After having a business brunch with Hai, we decided to actually go and eat something somewhere else. We originally decided to goto the banh mi shop near Big Lots but changed our minds and ate at...

Watermelon-Strawberry Chiller

Surf City Squeeze

08/24/2006 - 11:26am

Shoshanna and I were shopping at UTC for Amy’s bridal shower gift and I pretty much hadn’t eaten anything all day… since I skipped lunch to visit my new BFF at work, but that’s another story!...

Com Tam Bi Cha Thit Nuong w/ soup.

Pho Hoa

08/23/2006 - 7:11pm

#27. Com Tam Bi Cha Thit Nuong w/ soup.

In my experience, the food at Pho Hoa are always delivered within minutes of their order. I don’t think I have ever waited for...

Cha Cha Cha (revisit)

08/23/2006 - 6:28pm

When Jenn suggested that we have dinner at Cha Cha Cha, I was like “OMG! Are you effing kidding me?!?!? I’ve been dying to go there for years!” Do I need to remind you? This is where Brian Earl...

Studio Diner

08/23/2006 - 6:25pm

It was just another Sunday at UTC. I had rushed back from LA to hang out with Jodie, Tommy, Tia Mowry, and the guys of Veronica Mars (Jason Dohring, Percy Daggs, and Ryan Hansen). After talking to...

Open Sesame restaurant

Open Sesame

08/23/2006 - 12:13pm

I visited my friend in Long Beach and we decided to eat locally. We parked near 2nd street, which was filled with different restaurants. Since I wanted to try something not so common and my friend...

Chopstix Sushi & Noodle Cafe

08/22/2006 - 10:18pm

After helping my friend assemble his new computer, we decided to grab a bite in Convoy. I wasn’t in the mood for anything in particular. So I asked my friend what was his favorite place to eat at...

Lavender Milk Tea

Tea Station

08/21/2006 - 11:04am

On my way home from LA, I was getting super tired, so I decided to stop by the Irvine Spectrum Center hoping to find a Starbucks, but they had a Tea Station instead, so I decided to try something...

Alejandro’s Mexican Food

08/20/2006 - 10:11pm

It was getting late and I was at my Cliffs of Insanity… it was dark and cold… I had been talking to Michelle for like an hour and decided that it was time to get some food. Late nights have always...