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Shanghai LA Foods at the Irvine Farmers Market

Shanghai LA Foods at the Irvine Farmers Market

Part of the reason I started a food/restaurant blog many years ago was to document my time living in Shanghai and sharing the food adventures that my friends and I enjoyed.  Every morning, my fellow expat teachers and I would take turns walking out to […]

Watson’s Soda Fountain and Cafe in Orange

Watson’s Soda Fountain and Cafe in Orange

  My husband and I finally got the chance to check out the newly renovated Watson’s Cafe in Old Towne Orange.  We went on a drizzly day so we were seated indoors right away for breakfast.  The menu is quite extensive for breakfast and there […]

TLT Food at Irvine Spectrum

TLT Food at Irvine Spectrum

  I recently attended a Yelp Elite even at TLT Food at Irvine Spectrum.  For fans of the food truck craze that swept Orange County over 5 years ago, TLT Food is the brainchild of Daniel Shemtob, owner of The Lime Truck, winner of The […]

Din Tai Fung Soup Dumplings in Costa Mesa

Din Tai Fung Soup Dumplings in Costa Mesa

Last weekend, I got pretty nostalgic.  You see, I spent two years living in Shanghai, China, living off xiao long bao (XLB) soup dumplings and getting them on a regular basis.  In fact, I started this food blog because of the amazing local food I […]

Bronx Sandwich Co. in Tustin, CA

Bronx Sandwich Co. in Tustin, CA

My husband and I went to the newly opened Bronx Sandwich Co. the weekend before last.  I had seen an article on the OC Register’s Fast Food Maven Facebook page about the opening and how they didn’t use Boar’s Head deli meat like many other spots in […]