Saw "Chef" The Film over the weekend and I think most Chowhhounds would truly enjoy this wonderful film. Truly entertaining. Warning you will leave the theater very hungry. Article from LA Times has food recommendations for after you see the film:
Kogi (Roy Choi was the great food consultant and co-producer)
For Cuban: Versailles in Culver City, Los Angeles, Encino and Manhattan Beach; Porto's Bakery & Café in Burbank, Glendale and Downey; Xiomara on Melrose in Los Angeles.
For grilled cheese: Greenspan's Grilled Cheese in Los Angeles, Heywood Grilled Cheese in Silver Lake, Fred 62 in Los Feliz.
For Texas-style barbecue: Bludso's in Compton, Bludso's Bar-&-Que in Los Angeles, Horse Thief BBQ at Grand Central Market, Smoke City Market in Van Nuys.
For pasta: Angelini Osteria in Los Angeles, Bestia in downtown Los Angeles, Bucato in Culver City.
Enjoy the film and the food….