Are Your Favorite Dishes Missing on LA Weekly's Top 100 Dishes List? Let's make our own list.
Dishes I think should be added in my opinion:
1. Gal-Bi (Prime Beef Short Rib) at Park's BBQ
2. Bacon Cheddar Biscuits at MB Post
3. Patty Melt at Pann's
4, Burger at The Golden State
5. Brent's BBQ Cod
feel free to add to this list...
Pork blood at Sam Woo (Alhambra)
Oxtail at Cozy Cafe
Chili Cheese Pastrami Fries at The Hat
Shrimp ceviche at El Pollero 95
Roast chicken sandwich at Fiore Cafe
Sea urchin udon at Marugame Monzo
Baked pancake at Canale
Salted egg cream buns at Sea Harbour
Bacon popcorn at Black Hogg
... probably many others I'm forgetting, but those spring immediately to mind.
I've had more luck with this list than L.A. Weekly's. And prefer it too.
Seared barracuda at Mori's
Egg caviar at Melisse
Curried oysters at Chinois
Yorkshire pudding at Lawry's.
Charred Octopus at Mozza Hostaria.
Dabney Coleman NY steak at Dan Tana's.
Spicy mussel soup at Jitlada
Sweetbreads at Animal
Sweetbreads at Mozza Hostaria
Croissant at Maison Giraud
Uni risotto sweetened with melon at Sam's.
Truffled egg at Providence
Truffle risotto at Maison Giraud
Fettuccine bolognese at Delfinis
Piquao (spelling?) at El Huarique
French fries at Hal's
Biscuits and gravy at Baco Mercat
Strawberry shortcake donut at Semi Sweet
Lasagna special at Mozza
Side order of corn with herbs at Craft
Pastrami sandwich at Umamicatessen
Chile verde tamale at Tamales Lilianas
French fries with aioli at Oinkster
Green salsa at King Taco
Dried scallop fried rice at Elite
Sauteed banana pancakes @ Metro Cafe in Culver City.
Squid & chorizo @ Tapenade in West LA.
Pork/squid/cheese okonomiyaki @ Doya Doya in Torrance.
Sous vide/grilled NY strip @ Picca.
Scones @ Gjelina Take Away. Please bring back the killer coconut macaroons and banana cream pie.
+1 on bacon cheddar biscuits @ MB Post
- duck carnitas @ Cacao
- pork @ Kang Hodong Baekjeong
- lobster @ Newport Seafood
- (insert dish here) @ Shunji
- charcuterie @ Waterloo & City
And some preferred dishes of restaurants already on list:
- smoked turkey leg > crispy pig head @ Animal
- banana cream pie > hickoryburger @ Apple Pan
- pork schnitzel or kasekrainer > pumpkin soup @ BierBeisl
- beef brisket > beef ribs @ Bludso's BBQ
- lobster roll > uni & burrata @ Son of a Gun