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Franco's Pasta Cucina: Food Court Done Right
Wednesday, November 21, 2012 at 4:30 a.m. by Gustavo Arellano
When your plate is ready at Franco's Pasta Cucina, chef Gloria Mogollón doesn't call out your order number, even though her cashier issued you one just minutes earlier. She'll call out your dish by name—"Spaghetti with ...
The Mein Event: OC's Best Noodles
Thursday, August 23, 2012 at 4:30 a.m. by Gustavo Arellano
When doing a cover story about noodles, the first thing you need to do is get rid of all the bad headlines that quickly pop into your cliché-addled brain. "Oodles of Noodles!" "Noodling Around!" "Noodle Knowledge!" "My Life A...
Ten Great Italian Restaurants In Orange County
Friday, March 23, 2012 at 3:30 p.m. by Anne Marie Panoringan
When we initially began compiling our list, it appeared relatively easy. But when we got to talking to others about their love of all things pizza, pasta and marinara, there were so many more places to consider. We're certain your p...
On the Line: Gloria Mogollon of Franco's Pasta Cucina, Part One
Tuesday, September 27, 2011 at 2 p.m. by Anne Marie Panoringan
It will be soon be October, and while researching subjects, I was introduced to a sudden influx of female chefs. So we're unofficially dedicating this month to the ladies. And to kick it off, we seek the impossible: tasty Italian in...