Reliving Southern California's Indonesian past at this Anaheim landmark
The Vietnamese crepes at this Westminster restaurant are a worthy challenger to those at the venerable Van's Restaurant
We've made a list of great sandwiches, even devoted an entire issue of our dead tree edition to notable noodle dishes, but what about rice? We often take it for granted because, well, because it's rice. But rice is essential, rice is good, rice is the giver of life and what makes these next ten dish ... More >>
On Friday afternoon, nearly 3,000 raver chicks, dude guys, scenesters, club kids and DJs assembled at a port in Fort Lauderdale and boarded the MSC Poesia, a.k.a. Holy Ship!! (There are two exclamation points because this is the second edition of the EDM party cruise put on by L.A.'s Hard Events.) T ... More >>
The bipolar activist wants to cure OC's problem with the homeless who are mentally ill
Leonard Chan continues his conquest of Costa Mesa's OC Mart Mix with an oyster bar
This Buena Park restaurant takes Korean food and its beef short rib soup beyond the borders of Little Seoul
[¡Ask a Mexican!] And how popular is Mormonism among Mexicans?
You don't put out a Top Ten list of sushi joints in OC and not inspire some discussion. I'd be disappointed if this one didn't. So the comment board is open for objections, inclusions and even agreement on the ten we've chosen.Without further ado, the list:
[Hole In the Wall] The Mexico City-style mini-chain serves the rare fermented-pineapple drink—yum!
This Anaheim Hills Japanese restaurant has it all, from live sweet shrimp to teriyaki served in hubcap-sized combo plates
UPDATE, JULY 31, 9:13 A.M.: What will me miss most about having had Casey Anthony in our own Orange County (or, more likely, OC-adjacent)?Would it be her whisking away from John Wayne Airport by hired handlers? The wonder-inducing glimpses of someone who looked like her checking the calorie coun ... More >>
UPDATE, APRIL 14, 8:01 P.M: After last night's likely forever finale for the Sacramento Kings/preview for the Anaheim Royals, Kobe Bryant was contrite. Black Mamba told KCAL/Channel 9's John Ireland that the NBA's $100,000 fine for calling a referee "Fucking faggot" the night before was ... More >>
Remembering what Spencer said to Brody about Lauren and all that crazy drama
Edwin GoeiName: Nature Bird's Nest Drink Origin: Vietnam Found at: T&K Food Market, Westminster Cost: $0.79 Ingredients: Water, Sugar, White Fungus, Agar, Sodium Bicarbonate, Bird's Nest, Flavour. Why I Bought It: A few things on the can made this an unresistable buy. First of all, c' ... More >>
[Locals Only] Yeastie Boys fight for their right to play punk covers
You'll need a lot more than 15 minutes to digest this collection of portraits
Grace Le In the ultimate clash between classy and trashy, we present to you the Vegan Friendly Gel-Glow Shot. No longer must you pass up a drink because its ingredients infringe upon animal rights. This animal-free recipe allows herbivores to join in and get eff-ed up along with everyone else! Bu ... More >>
Nearly 30 Years On, Punk Legends Bad Brains Are Still Burning Twice As Bright
Steakhouses, mess halls, eateries, barbecues, fine-dining establishments, & gratuitous & thematically inconsistent Tolkien references
Takashi Abe’s new izakaya does Japanese pub fare right
Kappo Sui’s izakaya menu satisfies all
Despite a few tacky sins, Aysya proves great
Freedom Costs a Buck-O-Five: Ladies and gentlemen, your Labor Day weekend!
The best damn dining guide in Orange County
Good Place to Die: Feb. 2 - Feb. 9
You dont have to be English to appreciate Brussels Bistro, but it helps
Pollacks The Interpreter
Hoag Hospital food is Newport Beach class at cafeteria prices
Citizen Gore's shadow campaign
The Crimson Rivers, plus "crazy/beautiful"
And Martha Stewarts rear end
Irvines A Womans View features women who set the standard
What, me cook?