15 hours ago | Long Beach Lunch
When a gregarious Cambodian of Laotian descent — who’s been cutting hair out of a repurposed house on 10th Street for the last 15 years – decides he’s sick of going home for lunch, all of Long Beach benefits. Bless be to Lam, the owner of an ...
8 days ago | Long Beach Lunch
Don’t let the paintings of sea turtles on the concrete trash cans outside or the full-wall photographic murals of the former Guatemalan capital inside fool you — Mi Antigua does not serve Central American food. To be fair, the little shack tucked ...
15 days ago | Long Beach Lunch
I can’t wait to age with dignity, if only so I can spend all day hanging out with my fellow mature homies at the Long Beach Senior Center, where access to necessary public services comes with two thrift stores, billiard tables, daily arts and craf...
22 days ago | Long Beach Lunch
My grandma always told me not to eat any food that was an unnatural color, which for most of my childhood eliminated the joy that comes with squeezing bright turquoise Go-Gurt out of a plastic tube or diving headfirst into a bag of multicolored so...
29 days ago | Long Beach Lunch
Every block in Long Beach seems to have its own classic burger stand, the kind of post-war place that once subsisted on selling cheeseburgers and fries that now pads its menu with everything from carne asada burritos to teriyaki bowls (often depen...
1 month ago | Long Beach Lunch
In the open-air “Roof Tap” area of Pine Avenue’s Bo-Beau, lunch feels like more an under-promoted day club than a traditional mid-may meal. For the last few months, the San Diego-transplanted, future-French Steampunk-inspired concept has been open...