Category Archives: restaurant

Mainland Poke Shop

There is a Raw Fish Revolution going on in Los Angeles right now – Zach recently explored eight poke places for Eater.  I started with the one closest to me (and admittedly, the only one that sent me an invite). Mainland Poke Shop, is located next door to Joan’s on Third, and is sorta like Pinkberry-meets-Poke. Owner Ari Kahan got

Spice Affair

It’s been a long time since I’ve gone out for Indian food.  Usually we order take-out/delivery, but not last weekend… …John, Sam, Abe and I ventured to La Cienega’s Restaurant Row for a peek at the new Spice Affair. We started off with specialty cocktails from their drink menu – Bul Bul, Indian Ocean, a Manhattan and a Mango Lassi (<—non-alcoholic, for