Category: Southern Cal

Tri Village Restaurant, Irvine

My family is not the most traditional when it comes to Chinese customs. The chinese new year was on February 3 or 4 (I forget what date) and we finally found time to meet for dinner. We went to a little place in Irvine, off Jeffrey & Trabuco […]

Santa Ana: Shabu Shabu bar

There’s a new Shabu place on 17 th Street in Santa Ana called Shabu Shabu Bar, located across the street from the Albertson’s.   The lunch prices were pretty reasonable, starting at $9.99 and everything was well presented.  I wasn’t too fond of the sesame sauce, or the […]

Orange: Bruxie

Martin was in the mood for waffles so we called up our friend, Linda to meet us at Bruxies in Orange. I ordered the classic Chicken and waffle, while  Martin and Linda ordered the special of the day, Prosciutto hash and egg, and we also shared the Creme […]

Los Alamitos: Papas tapas

After a long day at Gourmet on the Go, I wanted to have something different than what was offered at lunch. Fortunately for me, Papas Tapas was a new truck that I have never tried before. The menu was vast, but I decided on the garlic shrimp and […]

Anaheim: Shortstop BBQ

Even though there was a big truck gathering in Irvine, Martin and I wanted to support the new kid, Shortstop BBQ. We arrived a little after 6: 00 pm and chatted with Andrew before ordering. They were quite busy at lunch and even ran out of the portabello […]

Labor Day Weekend at LA Fair

On Saturday we went to the International Street Fair in downtown Orange for lunch.  I met up with a fellow tweeter, chatted and had drinks at Starbucks, and then headed to Rosemead for shaved ice.  Pineapple shaved ice (left) and Vanilla shaved ice from “Get Shaved” On Sunday […]