Category Archives for Sandwich

The Cannibal Butcher Shop & The Expo Line

The Expo Line’s westward expansion to the Pacific Ocean is complete. Starting at noon today, the Expo Line will have seven new stops and a new endpoint at 4th Street in Santa Monica. Another exciting development for the Expo Line … Continue reading

20. May 2016 by The Offalo
Categories: American, Beer, Butcher Shop, Charcuterie, Lunch, Offal, Rotisserie, Sandwich | Leave a comment

Once by Ricardo Zarate at Santino’s

I was a late-comer to Ricardo Zarate‘s cooking, having never dined at Mo-Chica (neither the original at Mercado la Paloma, or at the standalone store where B.S. Taqueria is now) or at Picca when he was still a part of … Continue reading

17. September 2015 by The Offalo
Categories: Peruvian, Pop-Up, Sandwich | Leave a comment

Paninoteca by Scarpetta

Despite being relatively close to Bay Cities Italian Deli, the Godmother of Italian sandwich shops on the Westside, I was still disappointed when Santa Monica’s Ciboteca, from the folks behind Piccolo and Hostaria del Piccolo, closed last winter after opening … Continue reading

26. June 2015 by The Offalo
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From the people who brought you Piccolo Venice and Hostaria del Piccolo, CiBOTECA (I’ll stick to the way they capitalize it, at least this once) is ostensibly a market for Italian and international foodstuffs that also sells pastries and sandwiches … Continue reading

24. June 2014 by The Offalo
Categories: Italian, Sandwich | Leave a comment