Category: Ethic, But Not Asian

Orange: Carnitas Los Reyes

Carnitas Los Reyes is located at 273 S Tustin Street in Orange, California.  It is a tiny, hole-in-the-wall, mom and pop restaurant, at the end of a congested strip mall hidden behind an Arco gas station.  Inside has about 9 tables, and usually a line out the door […]

Las Vegas: Flour and Barley

Flour and Barley is an pizzeria and bar located at the Linq, between the Sprinkles cupcake store and the Tilted Kilt bar.  In addition to their dine in restaurant and bar, they offer a quick “to go” pizza window.  Our original plan was to have dinner at the […]

Las Vegas : Hofbräuhaus

I have been to the Hofbräuhaus in München, so it was a must to check out the Vegas version.  Its a scaled down model of the original, located on the corner of Harmon and Paradise, diagonally across from the Hard Rock Cafe. Free parking in the back. The […]

Giulianos Italian Deli, Torrance, CA

I grew up in the South Bay, and my uncle used to take me to the Giuliano’s in Redondo Beach.  He would always get the signature Torpedo: a combination of italian mortadella, cotto salami, italian dry salami, capocollo, provolone cheese, pepperoni, and crisp lettuce. served on a fresh […]

La Capilla Mexican Restaurant, Torrance

La Capilla is a casual dining Mexican Restaurant with 3 locations: La Palma (a city near Knott’s Berry Farm), Huntington Beach, and the original location in downtown Torrance.  I would equate this to be similar to an El Torito, but its family owned, not a chain.   This is […]

Tandoori Gardens, Anaheim

It was a Saturday night, and we needed a place for dinner.  Thanks to Yelp, I  came across this place that had above average, and even one of my friends gave it thumbs up and said he used a Groupon. Hey, I was down in trying a place […]

The Grill from Ipanema, Seattle, WA

I stumbled on a $60 groupon while researching places to eat on our Seattle vacation.  This place is a little different in which you can order just the salad bar (no grilled meats) for $28, or with the grilled meats for $45, or entrees a la carte, so […]