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Favorite LA Dishes

Ndelible | | May 18, 2007 08:42 PM

As a native, I've built up some favorite choices of dishes at joints and some items that aren't from restaurants, but my memories of them would be hard to duplicate.

slippery shrimp at Yang Chow's
fried chicken at the original Golden Bird
roasted chicken and garlic paste at Zankou
cake - one chocolate layer & one white layer, moca chip filing & white icing at Hansen's
sweet potato pie & peach cobbler at 27th Street Bakery
baked beans at Porky's
apple pancakes at Fred 62
pumpkin ravioli at CaBrea
garlic noodles at Crustacean
lunch or dinner at Fogo de Chao
tempura sushi with soft shell crab at Cafe del Rey
pretzel burger at Rockenwagner
cuban fried chicken salad at Kokomo's
chicken and waffles at Roscoe's
fondue with chorizo & fresch guacamole at La Parilla
melauah and the salad combination plate at Shula & Esther's
tortilla crusted chicken at The Authentic Cafe
german chocolate cake ice cream at Baskin Robbins
oreo shakes at Johnny Rockets
turkey panini sandwiches at Ralph's deli counter
chinese chicken salad & sesame chicken at Feast from the East
jamacian jerk chicken pizza at CPK
vegetarian plate at Cha Cha Cha
croissants at Maison du Pain

I'm sure my memory will be jogged after folks pipe up with their favorites (here or gone).