Monthly Archives for June 2015

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
Categories: Italian, Lunch, Sandwich | Tags: , , , | Leave a comment

BeerBowl Ticket Giveaway

Update:  Congrats to Kelly K. for winning the first giveaway on my blog. If you didn’t win, you can still use Promo Code offalogiveaway to get $20 off BeerBowl at A-Frame tonight, and it works even for existing Reserve users! … Continue reading

20. June 2015 by The Offalo
Categories: Beer, Contests and Giveaways, Events and Festivals | Leave a comment

Cassia by Bryant Ng (Opening Night)

Cassia*, the highly anticipated Singaporean/Vietnamese/Southeast Asian brasserie from acclaimed chef Bryant Ng, his wife Kim Luu-Ng, and partners Josh Loeb and Zoe Nathan of Rustic Canyon, Huckleberry, Milo & Olive, and Sweet Rose Creamery fame, finally opened this weekend!  To … Continue reading

15. June 2015 by The Offalo
Categories: Brasserie, Charcuterie, Chinese, French, Singaporean, Southeast Asian, Vietnamese | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 comments

Tacolandia 2015

LA Weekly‘s and Bill “Street Gourmet LA” Esparza’s third annual Tacolandia food festival took place this past Saturday, June 6, 2015, at El Pueblo de Los Angeles, same location as last year, adjacent to historic Olvera Street.  This year, the … Continue reading

11. June 2015 by The Offalo
Categories: Events and Festivals, Mexican, Tacos | Tags: , , | 1 comment

Broken Spanish Pre-Tacolandia Night of Modern Mexican Cuisine

Tacolandia 2015 is upon us!  For those not in the know, Tacolandia is an annual event that Bill “Street Gourmet LA” Esparza and LA Weekly host, and it is the most epic taco-centric food festival ever!  This is the third … Continue reading

06. June 2015 by The Offalo
Categories: Events and Festivals, Mexican, Modern, Tacos | 2 comments