TWIN TOWERS JAIL ADJACENT FOOD
- Gohantabeyoka Aug 28, 2007 03:48 PM
Perhaps you're a lawyer, public defender or sheriff's deputy who spends a lot of time at the county lockup downtown @ 450 Bauchet Street or maybe Uncle Dave keeps getting busted for DUI. Anyway, you've eaten at one of the many fast food joints across from L.A.'s graybar hotel and know which are gud. Now's your chance to drop a dime, no questions asked.
No, I'm not talking about Chinatown (Phillippe's) or J-Town.
Wow, no C-Town, Phillippe's or J-Town? What fast food joints are across the street from the jail? There's some kind of market mixed in with the bail bond places. How about Alvera St then? Specifically La Luz Del Dia.
Seriously, you're limiting yourself to the bail bonds across the street and Denny's. I guess I should check out the few joints they have there.
Your choices are really, really, REALLY limited, Gohan.
In the adjacent strip mall is a dollar Chinese place (disgusting) and, if it's still there, a Subway. There's a BK on Cesar Chavez behind Twin Towers, and the Denny's, of course... but Philippe's is the same distance as Denny's. In Union Station is Traxx and a pretty good bagel shop (but don't get their pizza bagels, they're premade and absolutely hellacious).
Honestly, spend the couple of bucks and get a Red or Gold Line train to anywhere and it'll be better.