MOMOFUKU Milkbar Store

I’m sure you’ve heard all about David Chang and Momofuku.There are five restaurants in New York: Noodle Bar, Ssäm Bar, Ko, Má Pêche and Milk Bar. For those of us not in New York, there is now the Momofuku Milk Bar store. Cookies may be shipped via standard shipping (2-3 days) or overnight. Pies are available via overnight shipping only and will add about $90 to your order if you’re in Los Angeles. But, when you got a craving you do what you gotta do.

SCRATCH, Durham, NC

Last year, I spotted the SCRATCH table at the Durham Farmers’ Market but didn’t get a chance to sample the much-lauded fare. Then I heard that chef/owner Phoebe Lawless opened up a brick-and-mortar shop in Downtown Durham. It was no surprise these tasty sweet and savory treats would have lots of fans. They recently made… Continue reading SCRATCH, Durham, NC

RUE CLER, Durham, NC

RUE CLER is a restaurant, bakery and cafe located in Downtown Durham. Rue Cler’s owners–John Vandergrift and Chris Stinnett–also own Pop’s Restaurant in the Brightleaf Square/Peabody Place district. We stopped by for lunch and I was really excited to sample a French-style sandwich. We started with the onion soup and followed that up with Moules… Continue reading RUE CLER, Durham, NC

YELP 1st Annual Restaurant Week, May 31-June 5

Yelp has organized their 1st Annual Restaurant Week May 31st – June 5th in conjunction with the LACMA Muse ArtWalk. All of the participating restaurants are located near LACMA in the Miracle Mile neighborhood of LA. Special 3-course Yelp Prix Fixe menus are priced from $25 – $30 (+ tax & gratuity). Participating restaurants include… Continue reading YELP 1st Annual Restaurant Week, May 31-June 5