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You are what you eat. Who are you L.A.?


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You are what you eat. Who are you L.A.?

Like-Go-Eat? | May 23, 2006 04:21 PM

The L.A. story as told by food combined with a certain ambiance (or lack of ambiance) like In-N-Out Burger -- L.A. Cool or just something different or special about the place, people and location that make the food taste better. What places do you think are a must for a travleer to be able to get to know who we are by eating what we eat, the way we eat, at the places we eat. LA Chow that that will probably not be found or served anyplace ealse? Maybe the Original's Tommys Breakfast sandwich? That is LA. What ealse? Primo's donuts (now 50 years old with the same owners)?

Here are a few other of my LA places.

Pann’s (Old school cafe L.A. style -- Split Pea, Fried chicken wings and eggs)
6710 La Tijera Blvd.
LA, CA 90045
(310) 670-1441 (323) 776-3770
From 405 Fry go North on La Tijera
Home page,

Neptunes Net (sea food )
42505 Pacific Coast Hwy
Malibu, CA 90265
(310) 457-3095

Eat At Joe's (Breakfast -- try the John Wayne Special -- Mad dog omelette)
Pacific Coast Hwy
Redondo Beach, CA

Roscoes Chicken & Waffles (Try the fried Chicken & Waffles w. extra syrup and butter)
730 E. Broadway
Long Beach, CA, 90802-5134
(562) 437-8355

Sweet Jill's (Cinnamon Rolls & Sticky Buns)
123 1/2 Main St.
Seal Beach, CA
(562) 598-3445.

Harbor House Café - (Great beachtown cafe -- Breakfast - Steak & eggs, lunch and Dinner, great soups)
16341 Pacific Coast Highway
Sunset Beach, CA, 90742
(562) 592-5404

T K Burger (Best burger and really great buns too. One block South and Across from the Huntington Beach Pier – next to Dairy Queen)
110 Pacific Coast Highway
Huntington Beach, California 92648
(714) 960-3238
Open 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily

Cielito Lindo ( Taquitos )
E-23 Olvera Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012
(213) 687-4391

Mr Churro's
15 Olvera Street
Los Angeles, CA

El Parian Restaurant (Maybe the best Carne asada, and Goat tacos in L.A.).
1528 W. Pico Blvd.
Los Angeles
(213) 386-7361
Just West of the Harbor Fry and Staples Center in Downtown . (NOTICE THAT They LOOK as if they are closed but open the door and walk inside)

Fisherman's Outlet Restaurant and Market (Shrimp Cocktail, shrimp salad and fish - grilled or battered)
529 S Central Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90013-1714
(213) 627-7231
Cross Street: Fifth Street

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