- soft serve | mb post, manhattan beach
- tres | lilly’s taqueria, santa barbara
- tonkotsu ramen | ikemen, hollywood
- mackerel tartine | gorge charcuterie & wine bar, weho
- starters | stonehill tavern, dana point
- paella night | chez amina
- pre-t lunch | gjelina, venice
- oooohmakaze | shunji, los angeles
- bitty bites
- ganjang gaejang | soban, los angeles
Tag Archives: santa monica
Cruised through the Santa Monica Farmers’ Market this drizzly morning with Shiri to pick up some fresh goodies, including young ginger with stalk, chili peppers (jalapeño, habanero, Thai), Fuji apples, and a couple of big, bodacious, softball-sized Reed avocados, which … Continue reading
Milo and Olive’s burrata pizza with prosciutto, tomato, arugula, olive oil, sea salt I went to Milo & Olive in Santa Monica for lunch today and, ooh, I just loved it. Thank you, Zoe Nathan, for finally bringing some excellent wood-fired pizza crust … Continue reading
Chorizo taco Chicken taquito Congrats on the new gig, Amy! Glad we got to squeeze in one last weekday lunch at Tacos Por Favor before you head off on your new endeavor (and commute)!
Today’s lunch: maple-glazed bacon & apple-cinnamon french toast!
Made-to-order omusubi, aka onigiri, aka jumok bap, aka seaweed riceball Rice seasoning A duo of omusubi is plenty filling Tokyo tori (chicken) Kara tuna (spicy tuna) Finding a satisfying takeaway lunch from Main Street in Santa Monica is near impossible. … Continue reading
Laura’s in town from Maui! Time for lunch with the ol’ lunch crew (Laura, Jana, Amy and me). This afternoon, we met up at Umami Burger to get our fifth taste fix on. We ordered burgers, salads, sweet potato fries, … Continue reading
Table arrangements Heels off, flip flops on Beautiful day for a walk down the aisle Introducing, Mr. & Mrs. Dilworth! Matrimonial monarch Time for cocktails! Monica, Christina & Chris. Cheers! Josh refs Stella & Ben’s finger pointing contest The getaway … Continue reading
Kumquatini Here we roe! I roe Now you roe Grilled octopus Softshell crab Texas redfish Lobster roll Sidecar & rosé Lemon curd beignets Chocolate bread and butter pudding A little cream with your food coma? Date night with Pands. He took … Continue reading
Colorful crudités Hummus Chopped chicken with Marcona almonds Shrimp & noodles Thanks, Adam & crew, for sending me off with such a bright farewell lunch. A big ol’ pile of fresh veggies to fuel some fresh, new adventures! Onward, ho!