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Foodie Feast in the Heart of LA County – Fourth Street Mill in La Verne, California

In SoCal sandwiched between San Bernadino and Los Angeles, if you’re lucky, you’ll stumble upon the Fourth Street Mill in La Verne, California. The restaurant serves up old school dishes with modern twists. Think po’ boys made with Italian deli meats... Continue Reading →

Pie Like You Olallieberry Much – Gizdich Ranch in Watsonville, California

Gizdich Ranch in Watsonville, California is where we encountered our first olallieberries. Olallieberries (or olallies as they're frequently called) are a type of hybrid berry that is a cross between the black logan berry and a youngberry.     Tangy... Continue Reading →

A Foodie Passageway Connecting Grab ‘n Go Grub to Fine Dining – Corridor in San Francisco, California

Typically when you're looking for a place to dine you have one of two options: Devote an hour or two to a legit sit down meal or relegate yourself to the land of fast food. Corridor in San Francisco, California... Continue Reading →

Flipping for Filipino Fast Food – D.J. Bibingkahan Restaurant and Bakeshop in West Covina, California

Testing out foreign cuisines costs a lot less than, say, a plane ticket to another country, but trying to decide which dishes to taste can be intimidating your first time around. Thankfully my aunt is Filipino, so when we decided to give... Continue Reading →

Sofishticated Taiyaki Fish Cone Ice Cream – Uji Time Dessert in Berkeley, California

Berkeley, California is a city that is known for its foodie scene, art, music stores and, of course, the University of California, Berkeley. Berkeley is also known for being the cradle for the Free Speech Movement that took place during the 1960s. The... Continue Reading →

Go Shawty, It’s Your Birthday Cake Rainbow Vanilla Latte – Home (HomeSF) in San Francisco, California

We'll admit it. It's our birthday week, so we went big on breakfast. Real big. Birthday cake rainbow vanilla latte big. Milk and cereal toast topped with Lucky Charms cereal and condensed milk big.     ...and if you want to... Continue Reading →

You Want a Peas of Me? – Sweet Pea’s Cafe in Los Gatos, California

Crêpes or crepes are a common street food staple in France. While they sound upscale and fancy, crepes are actually fairly easy to pull off at home, but Sweet Pea's Cafe does such a masterful job of crafting crepes that you ought... Continue Reading →

Go Hug a Cactus – Studio 695 in San Francisco, California

San Francisco is known for many things: the Golden Gate Bridge, Haight-Ashbury, the fun loving Castro neighborhood, a plethora of cute shops in the Ferry Building (like Sweets Collection and La Cocina) and, of course, everyone's favorite summertime companion, Karl the Fog.... Continue Reading →

Tongue Tied – Saap Ver in San Francisco, California

You don't need to be fluent in Thai to know that Saap Ver means damn good. One bite of the San Francisco restaurant's pad kee mow with spicy flat pan fried rice noodles, basil, bell peppers, bean sprouts and beef will give you that... Continue Reading →

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