Cassia -Santa Monica Review

Cassia -Santa Monica Review

[fullwidth_text alt_background=”none” width=”1/1″ el_position=”first last”] CASSIA. Finally, it’s here.  It opened in Santa Monica, CA last Saturday, June 13 2015 in an art deco building, formally occupied by Verizon.  Since...

Casa Sanchez- Half off wine Thursday

Dinner:  For the first time, we decided to stop by Casa Sanchez on the way home.  Not knowing what to expect out of this higher end, higher price Mexican food restaurant, we were pleasantly surprise that the wines were half off on Thursdays.  It’s pretty...
The Standing Room Burger

The Standing Room Burger

From the back of a liquor store to a full fledged restaurant, The Standing Room in Hermosa Beach has a reputation of interesting Unami flavor burgers.  The asian fusion elements include kimchi, nori toppings, miso glazes, thai crab mayo and other flavor profiles....
Kang Hodong Baekjeong Korean BBQ

Kang Hodong Baekjeong Korean BBQ

What a mouthful!  Trying to say the name 🙂  Living on coffee all morning until there was time to get a late lunch, we traveled east to Koreatown for a little BBQ.  Wanted to try the Quarters KBBQ original establishment, we went across the parking lot to Kang Hodong...
WaterGrill Santa Monica- A Seafood Bonanza

WaterGrill Santa Monica- A Seafood Bonanza

Who does this?  I’m fortunate enough that I get spoiled by an old friend.  The oysters are a must with Selosse, the jumbo crab claws are a must with the Elizabeth.  The oysters aren’t kumamotos, apparently they are very hard to find these days but the...