EL TACO in Downey for breakfast-Chicken Fiesta Bowl, always wonderful at 7a.
MAISON AKIRA in Pasadena for Lunch, Super Benito Bowl, Tasting Menu, both were Stellar, We've always thought this is some of the best food in LA but it's off the beaten trail so you have to drive a little farther.
GRACE for dinner- Tasting Menu which was really great, surprisingly large portions, 60-. The Zagat's were sitting next to us with Merrill Schindler, I guess they were checking out the food, the place was packed, good luck getting a resv.
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