Restaurants Visited

Here is the collection of posts I’ve written about restaurants I have visited and reviewed:

United States


Bay Area/ Greater Bay Area
Addis Ethiopian
Boudin SF
Cafe Colucci
Freebirds World Burrito
Little Madfish
Noodles and Company
Osha Thai
Pho Lee Hoa Phat
Saturn Cafe
Souley Vegan
Source SF
The Baked Bear
Vegan Paradice
Vitality Bowls (Walnut Creek)
Yogurt Park

Fresno Area
1920 Tea Club
Ark Mediterranean Grill (Clovis) 
Ampersand Ice Cream
Casa de Tamales
Dog House Grill
Dusty Buns Bistro
Flaco’s (inside Strummer’s)
Fresno Breakfast House
Grilled Chz (on West Shaw)
Little Leaf Tea 
Loving Hut
Le Parisien (Hoover)
Mad Duck Bistro
Mr. Sushi (Tower District)
Taqueria Don Pepe
Teazer World Tea Market (River Park)
The Cheesecake Factory
Yard House

Los Angeles Area
85c Bakery (Glendale)
A Votre Sante (Brentwood) 
Amorino (Beverly Hills)
Areal Restaurant (Santa Monica)
Aroma Bakery and Cafe (Encino)
Aroma Bar & Grill (Hollywood)
Atticus Creamery & Pies (West LA)
Âu Lac (DTLA)
Aussie Pie Kitchen (Santa Monica)
Azla Vegan Ethiopian (South Central LA)
BabyCakes NYC/Erin McKenna’s (Larchmont)
Baskin-Robbins (South LA)
B Sweet Dessert Bar (Sawtelle)
Bea Bea’s (Burbank)
Bean Sprouts (Arcadia)
Berlin Currywurst (DTLA)
Beverliz Cafe (Beverly Hills)
Big Man Bakes (DTLA)
Bon Bon Berry Frozen Yogurt (Westwood)
Blaze Pizza (South LA)
Blockheads Shavery Co. (Sawtelle)
Burgerlords (Chinatown)
by CHLOE.  (Silver Lake)
Cabbage Patch (DTLA)
Cafe 86 (Pasadena)
Cafe Dulce (Little Tokyo)
Cafe Gratitude (DTLA)
Cafe Gratitude (Larchmont)
Cafe Gratitude (Venice)
California Chutney (Pasadena)
California Donuts (Koreatown)
Charm Vegan (South Pasadena)
Chilly Ribbons (Westwood)
Chomp Eatery (Santa Monica)
Cottonhi (Koreatown)
Cowboys & Turbans (Silver Lake)
C.R.E.A.M. (South LA)
Creamistry (Beverly Hills)
CremeBee (Alhambra)
Crimson (Santa Monica)
Crossroads Kitchen (West Hollywood)
Crumbs Bake Shop (Larchmont)
Cruzer Pizza (Los Feliz)
Currywurst US (Mid-City West)
Dinette (Echo Park)
Document Coffee Bar (Koreatown)
Donut Friend (Highland Park)
Doomie’s Home Cookin’ Vegan-Vegetarian (Hollywood)
Dune Kitchen (Glendale)
Eat This Cafe (Hollywood)
eLOVate Kitchen (Santa Monica)
Erven (Santa Monica)
Euro Pane Bakery (Pasadena)
EVO Kitchen (West Hollywood)
Fala Bar (Mid-City West)
Fala Bar (Venice)
Frozen Fruit Co (Santa Monica)
fōnuts (Mid-City West)
Four Leaf Tea Room (Little Tokyo)
Flore Vegan Cuisine (Silver Lake)
Gracias Madre (West Hollywood)
Grassroots Alchemy (West Hollywood)
Gen Korean BBQ (Alhambra)
Green Earth Vegan Cuisine (Pasadena)
Green Peas (Culver City)
GROM Gelateria (Malibu)
Golden Road Brewery (Glendale)
Govinda’s Natural Food (Culver City)
Happy Veggie (Redondo Beach)
Hermosa Beach Fish Shop (Hermosa Beach)
H.O.P.E. Healthy Organic Positive Eating (Studio City)
Huckleberry Cafe (Santa Monica)
Hugo’s Tacos (Atwater Village)
Hummus Bar Express (Santa Monica)
Hwa Sun Ji Tea & Coffee (Koreatown)
Ibex Ethiopian Restaurant (Inglewood)
Ice Cream Lab (Beverly Hills)
icdc (Mid-City West)
Inaka Natural Foods (Mid-City West)
Intelligentsia Cafe (Pasadena)
Jacks N Joe (South LA)
Jimmy’s Famous American Tavern (Santa Monica)
Jogasaki (Food Truck)
Juice Crafters (Santa Monica)
Kaya Street Kitchen (Mid-City West)
Kippy’s Ice Cream Shop (Venice)
Kreation Cafe (Santa Monica)
Kreation Organic (North Beverly Hills)
L.A. Cafe (DTLA)
LA Vegan (Culver City)
Larchmont Bungalow (Larchmont)
Lemonade (Pasadena)
Lenny’s Deli (Westwood)
Leonor’s Vegetarian Mexican (Studio City)
Localita and the Badasserie (DTLA)
Loqui (Culver City)
Luna Grill (Cerritos)
Lyfe Kitchen (Culver City)
Lyfe Kitchen (Tarzana)
M Cafe de Chaya (West Hollywood)
Macchiato (Monterey Park)
Mad Carrot (Playa del Rey)
Magnolia Bakery (Mid-City West)
Mainland Poke (Mid-City West)
Make Out Everyday (Culver City)
Mashti Malone’s (Hollywood)
Milk (Mid-City West)
Milo & Olive (Santa Monica)
Mohawk Bend (Echo Park)
Momed (Beverly Hills)
More Than Waffles (Encino)
Mr. Holmes Bakehouse (Highland Park)
Mr. Pizza (Koreatown)
My Vegan Gold (Silver Lake)
My Vegan Restaurant (Pasadena)
Native Foods Cafe (Culver City)
Native Foods Cafe (Santa Monica)
Native Foods Cafe (Westwood)
Natural Selection (Arcadia)
Nickel Diner (DTLA)
Novel Cafe (Santa Monica)
Ollo Restaurant (Malibu)
One Veg World (Pasadena)
Open Sesame (Mid-City)
Organix (Eagle Rock)
Panera Bread (Beverly Hills)
Paris Baguette (Koreatown)
Pink Taco (Century City)
Pita Jungle (Pasadena)
Pitfire Pizza (DTLA)
Pizza Studio (South Los Angeles)
Powerplant Superfood Cafe (Mid-City)
Prova (West Hollywood)
Rahel Vegan Ethiopian Cuisine (Little Ethiopia)
Rajdhani (Cerritos)
Rawvolution (Santa Monica)
Real Food Daily (Pasadena)
Real Food Daily (Santa Monica)
Real Food Daily (WeHo)
Rodini Park (NoHo)
Sage Organic Vegan (Echo Park)
Sage Organic Vegan Bistro (Pasadena)
Sage Plant-Based Bistro (Culver City)
Sage Vegan Truck (Food Truck)
Sahara Restaurant (Bellflower
SAY Fish Taco Truck (Food Truck)
Seed Kitchen (Venice)
Shojin (Little Tokyo)
Sidecar Doughnuts (Santa Monica)
Skynny Kitchen (North Hollywood)
Spitz (Little Tokyo)
Spitz (Los Feliz)
Sprinkles Cupcakes & Ice Cream (Beverly Hills)
Sprinkles Cupcakes & Ice Cream (Glendale)
Spread Mediterranean Kitchen (DTLA)
SunCafe Organic (Studio City)
SuperFood Cafe (Santa Monica)
Sweetgreen (Culver City)
Sweetgreen (Mid-City West)
Sweet Rose Creamery (Mid-City West)
Swingers Diner (Mid-City West)
Tacos tu Madre (Westwood)
Tender Greens (Culver City)
The Addiction Bistro (Mid-City West)
The Bigg Chill (West LA)
The Green Temple (Redondo Beach)
The Griddle Cafe (West Hollywood)
The Halal Guys (Koreatown)
The Hive (Santa Monica)
The Spoon (Koreatown)
The Spot (Hermosa Beach)
The Springs (DTLA)
The Waffle (Hollywood)
TLT FOOD (Westwood
Tony’s Darts Away (Burbank)
True Food Kitchen (Santa Monica)
Truxton’s American Bistro (Westchester)
Urban Garden (Mid-City West)
Urbane Cafe (Valencia)
Urth Caffe (DTLA)
Urth Caffe (Santa Monica)
Urth Caffe (West Hollywood)
Uplifter’s Kitchen (Santa Monica)
Vegan Glory (Mid-City West)
Vegan Joint (Culver City)
Vegetable (Studio City)
Veggie Grill (El Segundo)
Veggie Grill (Hollywood)
Veggie Grill (Mid-City West)
Veggie Grill Sage Organic Vegan Bistro
Veggie Grill (Santa Monica)
Veggie Grill (West Hollywood)
Veggie Grill (Westwood)
Vegi Wokery (Cerritos)
Waffles de Liege (Food Truck)
Which Wich (South LA)
Whipp’d LA (West Hollywood)
Wirtshaus (Mid-City West)
Yalla Mediterranean (Culver City
Yummy Cupcakes (Burbank)
Z Garden (Santa Monica)
Zinc Cafe (DTLA)

Orange County Area
Afters Ice Cream (Fountain Valley)
Cauldron Ice Cream (Santa Ana)
Fitness Grill (Yorba Linda)
Healthy Junk (Anaheim)
Mobtown Pizza (Tustin
Native Foods Cafe (Aliso Viejo)
Native Foods Cafe (Costa Mesa) [Thanksgiving Lunch] 
Native Foods Cafe (Tustin)
Seabirds Kitchen (Costa Mesa)
Snow Station (Anaheim)
Stax Cookie Bar (Irvine)
The Dirty Cookie (Tustin)
The Halal Guys (Costa Mesa)

Sacramento Area
The Plum Cafe

San Diego Area
Cafe Gratitude (Little Italy)
Devine Pastabilities (Point Loma)
Evolution Fast Food (Hillcrest)

San Jose Area
Veggie Grill (Santana Row)  
Veggie Grill (Westgate Center)

Santa Cruz Area
Cafe Gratitude
Penny Ice Creamery
Saturn Cafe


Chicago Area
Crumbs Bake Shop (Water Tower Place)
Crumbs Bake Shop (West Madison)
Native Foods Cafe (The Loop)

New York

NYC: Manhattan
Crumbs Bake Shop (Upper West Side)


Las Vegas
Carlo’s Bakery (the Strip)
Red Velvet Cafe (the Strip)
Vegenation (Downtown)


Tulsa Area
Andy’s Frozen Custard (Woodland Hills/71st St. Corridor)
Braum’s Dairy 
Chimera Cafe (Brady Arts District)
Leena’s Mediterranean Grill (Woodland Hills)
Old School Bagel Cafe
Qdoba Mexican Grill (Lewis Location)
Ri-Le Vietnamese


Dallas Area
Spiral Diner & Bakery

Houston Area
Pondicheri (Upper Kirby)


Seattle Area
Pizza Pi Vegan Pizzeria (University Village)
Plum Bistro (Capitol Hill)
Queen Mary Tea Room (Ravenna)
Silence-Heart-Nest (Fremont District)
The Flying Apron (Fremont District)
Wayward Vegan Cafe (Ravenna)
Veggie Grill (Downtown Seattle)
Virginia Inn (Downtown Seattle)



Frankfurt Area
Kuffler and Bucher (Airport)


Chennai Area
Motel Mamalla
Swathi Buffet (Saravana Bhavan)