Tagged: japanese

eating in la: curry house / little tokyo – downtown los angeles, ca 2

eating in la: curry house / little tokyo – downtown los angeles, ca

For dinner on my one and only night in Los Angeles on this trip, I was given a few different options. I chose to go to the Curry House since they had a big variety of items and a Curry-Spaghetti...

eating japanese snacks or what i did during the san diego blackout 2

eating japanese snacks or what i did during the san diego blackout

San Diego had a major blackout last week. 12+ hours without electricity made me realize that A) I should probably keep my gas tank half full at all times, B) maybe I should have a real emergency kit in my...

North Park Sushi & Grill / North Park – San Diego, CA 3

North Park Sushi & Grill / North Park – San Diego, CA

Jake’s mom, Carin, gushed to me about North Park Sushi and Grill and told me that for the price, it was some of best and freshest sushi she’s ever had. I don’t have a lot of experience with sushi. The...

bamboo hut – pacific grill and sushi bar / mira mesa | san diego, ca 3

bamboo hut – pacific grill and sushi bar / mira mesa | san diego, ca

Update: This restaurant is now closed. The Bamboo Hut is a little Asian restaurant in Mira Mesa that serves up sushi, plate lunches/bento boxes, and a mixture of Japanese/Hawaiian/Asian food. It’s a bit of a mish-mash – sort of an...

free birthday food – benihana 1

free birthday food – benihana

It’s that time of year again – time for turning another year older and taking advantage of the plethora of free food you can get for your birthday. I’ve got a couple of new places lined up for review this...

potage puffs corn snacks 1

potage puffs corn snacks

I love going to Mitsuwa (or any Asian market, really) to try crazy new things. I just love all of the packaging – crazy looking characters on the bag or box that are winking at you, enticing you to purchase...

tashiro sushi / rancho palos verdes – los angeles, ca 0

tashiro sushi / rancho palos verdes – los angeles, ca

Mr. Furious and I tried to go to our favorite, favorite L.A. County sushi restaurant (Senfuku) yesterday. Because of the recent three-day weekend, it was closed and we had to find a sushi alternative to satisfy the Great Sushi Hunger....

teri cafe / clairemont – san diego, ca 0

teri cafe / clairemont – san diego, ca

The Teri Cafe is a Teriyaki and Noodle House located in Clairemont, with 2 additional locations in Oceanside. They serve various teriyaki dishes and bowls along with ramen, udon, soba and other Japanese noodles in soups and stir frys. They...

pasadena eats 0

pasadena eats

I went to Pasadena this weekend to visit Alyssa. Saturday can pretty much be summed up if you read Alyssa’s post on her web site (food, movie, bookstores, food, bingo, white russians, movie). At Auntie Em’s we both had these...