Restaurants & Bars

Restaurant Food that goes well with Tapatío or Sriracha

Like-Go-Eat? | Feb 8, 200612:26 PM     8

Das Ubergeek has mentioned Tapatío Hot Sauce at least twice on this board and that reminds me of a post I have been wanting to make. I live for Hot Sauce and sometimes when eating I think that food is really only a vehicle used to deliver hot sauce. Like any other delivery vehicle some foods are better than others when adding some flavorful cargo to the load. In fact some foods and sauces need that extra kick to get moving. Ubergeek adds Tapatío to the Bar-B-Q sauce at Swinging Door to make it a whole new taste. Two sauces I like are Tapatío and Sriracha. So, what restaurants always have either Tapatío or Sriracha as standard condiments and what foods do they sell that these sauces go very very well with. Here are a few that I regularly enjoy because the food goes perfectly with these Hot Sauces.

California Chicken Café (Add Sriracha to the Chinese Chicken Salad)
6805 Melrose Avenue (between LaBrea & Highland at the North/West corner of Mansfield)
Los Angeles, CA 90038
(323) 935-5877

Teri & Yaki Chicken House (Add Sriracha to the Chinese Chicken Salad and to Fried Dumplings – OMG)
106 S Myrtle Ave.
Monrovia, CA 91016
(626) 256-6705

Two Locations
Teri & Yaki Chicken House
319 S. Arroyo Parkway, #9
Pasadena, CA

Tacos la Bufadora (Add Tapatío to the Deep Fried Fish or Shrimp tacos and burritos -- a perfect blend of flavors. Try Shrimp Burrito with NO rice & beans request only the taco ingredients – $4.99 WOW! , also Asada)
10990 Lower Azusa Rd
El Monte, CA 91731
(626) 575-7174
Just West of Santa Anita.

Gardena Bowl Coffee Shop (Add Sriracha to Bacon Fried Rice)
15707 S. Vermont Avenue.
Gardena, California 90247-4328,
(310) 532-0820

Swinging Door BBQ (Add Tapatío to the Bar-B-Q Sauce) Original post by Das Ubergeek
11018 Vanowen St. (SW corner of Vineland)North Hollywood, CA 91605
(818) 763-8996



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