Favorite Chilli in L.A....Recs?
What's your favorite chili joint in L.A? what's special about them? any recommendations?
As you can see from the link that Servorg put up, this subject has been the subject of much controversy. Here's a more recent thread on the same subject:
I remain a big fan of Chili John's although in the interest of full disclosure I have to warn about their limited hours and that they close for one or two months in the summer. The chili is fairly heavy on the oil/fat content, which is how chili is supposed to be, but if you've got a problem with that. be careful.
I liked Chili My Soul a lot better before they raised their prices by almost fifty percent a year-and-a-half ago.
I can't stand Chili My Soul -- confused and soulless food-type substances wandering around a bowl. The several kinds I tried were neither chili (which I can accept) nor delicious (which I can't). Clueless staff on my two visits.
I haven't been to Chili John's in eons. One of my favorite homey meals is chili and a grilled-cheese sandwich, but I don't see the sandwich on their menu. Is there a place nearby that sells good grilled cheeses? Thanks.