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lyonnaise Jul 23, 2009 08:56 AM

I'm intrigued by this New York Times article and wondering if this Venezuelan plantain sandwich can be found in LA?

http://www.nytimes.com/2009/07/22/din...

  1. ipsedixit Jul 23, 2009 09:07 AM

    La Perla Del Pacifico
    12727 Sherman Way Ste. #B-8
    North Hollywood, CA 91605
    818-759-2040

    See a great review here: http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/552291

    1. streetgourmetla Jul 23, 2009 11:46 AM

      Perla del Pacifico has the best patacon, but it comes as a side.You won't be disappointed because it is delicious.Get some to go and make yourself a sandwich.

      Cafe Bolivar and Coupa Cafe, the two venezolano places I know do not serve patacon sandwiches, just arepas, which in Venezuela are stuffed.Colombians eat patacones and arepas like bread with a meal.

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