If you pick up this week's issue of LA Weekly, you'll notice it's our mother paper's People Issue, where the great, the weird, and the wacky of Los Angeles get mini-profile. Reading them is always a treat, especially when there's hints of Orange County, but my jaw dropped when reading the profile of Danny Trejo, the chingón former con turned bad-ass actor--MACHETE MACHETE MACHETE!
Anyhoo, buried in the piece is this fascinating tidbit: Trejo plans to open a Mexican restaurant in Huntington Beach.
The piece says it'll be called Trejo's Place, which goes against what Trejo told a gossip blog last February--that it was going to be Trejo's Tacos. Regardless, Trejo has an affinity for Surf City--during last winter's Hollywood Christmas Parade, Trejo wore a hat from 2nd Floor, the restaurant-cum-tattoo-gallery. Will Machete open a Bro-Mex joint? A Mexi dive to rival Taquería Don Victor? Inquiring minds want to know!
And now, this:
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