The Original Pantry Cafe is an old greasy spoon diner close to the convention center. Great for breakfast. It’s owned by one of our previous mayors. (Breakfast, lunch and Dinner) Philippe the Original is the inventor of the French Dip. Coffee is $0.45, very old school menu. A must for all visitors to LA. (Breakfast, […]
When I heard Disneyland added a Tiki themed bar to the Disney hotel in Anaheim California I just had to go and check it out. This is the souvenir cup and light cube that comes with the Krakatoa Punch cocktail. The cup itself is very high quality, and made by Tiki Farm. The light cube […]
The Grilled Cheese Truck makes a stop in Pasadena. Posted to Flickr.
Chowhound has a long internet history as being a great place for people who love food to gather. And as a longtime user (over ten years now) I’ve contributed many posts as well as helped spread the word about this site. One down side to Chow, however, has always been the overly militant and inconsistent […]
I drove Emily into downtown LA so she could pick up some tickets to the up-coming Glee Live show. Even on a Saturday the traffic back into Pasadena was heavy, so we decided to cool our heels and have dinner before heading home. The Pantry is much more famous for it’s long LA history than […]