Food Review: SPAM is good, but I just tried Turkey SPAM, and it’s fantastic

By Tin Terashima SPAM occupies a sad place in American culture. You’re probably more likely to find overplayed jokes and revulsion from most people online, usually in relation to its uncanny cuboid form and the gelatinous fat. To some, it represents all the worst aspects of industrialized, processed food: an …

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Souplantation (Sweet Tomatoes): Remembering the Unfortunately Named Buffet Chain

OPINION By Tin Terashima YOUR JOURNEY ALWAYS BEGAN with grabbing an oddly moist tray before shuffling into position at the enormous salad bar. Huge bowls–filled to the brim with Caesar dressed salads–lined the counter, flanked by an army of bins teeming with carefully shredded vegetables and fixings. You probably just …

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Come to a LA Thai Movie Drive-In with food from Ayara Thai

Ready for your first ever Thai Movie Drive-In Experience? Who: Ayara Thai and Thai Tourism Authority What: Thai Movie Drive-In Theater Where:  Ayara Thai Cuisine at 6245 W 87th St, Los Angeles, CA 90045 Ticket Link:  Buy tickets here When: Friday, July 31st, Saturday August 1st, Sunday August 2nd. Doors open at 6:30PM. Movie starts at 8:30PM. First …

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Little Tokyo: Where the Japanese American Culture, Food, and Shopping Are Anything But Little

Awesome Japanese cultural experience in America with great food, shopping, and art. By Shopping Syndra Did you know there are basically only three “Japantowns” in the United States? Japantown in San Jose, CA; Japantown in San Francisco, CA; and the subject of this article, Little Tokyo in Downtown Los Angeles, …

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Indulge on Waffles for National Waffle Day at H-Cafe, Baldoria & More!

  August 24 is National Waffle Day, and we think you should totally take this chance–or any chance, really–to get some waffles! We’ve rounded up a few restaurants having specials to celebrate the occasion. Restaurant: H-Café Location: Koreatown About: Located on West 8th Street, adjacent to the newly renovated H Hotel …

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