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The Chosen Pancake
7 years ago by Jonathan Gold
Dear Mr. Gold: I recently gave my wife a book on the Jewish foods of Aleppo, Syria. Do we have any good ethnic Jewish food in the L.A. area? —Mark Brownstein Dear Mr. Brownstein: Ethnic Jewish food in Los Angeles? There seems ...
House of International Pancake
8 years ago by Jonathan Gold
House of International Pancake Where to find Yemenite flatbread Dear Mr. Gold: An Israeli friend bet me that I could not find any decent Yemenite Jewish food in L.A., in particular the local version of flatbread, known as melawach. ...
The Cuisine That Came In From the Cold
16 years ago by Jonathan Gold
Carlito's Gardel The most famous dish here must be the baked-garlic appetizer, a naked, halved bulb on a plate, ready to pulp onto the house's quite decent bread. There's also melted provolone cheese, laced with tomatoes and pungent...
Loco Moco and Other Delights
17 years ago by Jonathan Gold
Photo by Anne FishbeinIn a year when the biggest story in the local restaurant scene has been the emergence of health-department letter grades, certain gastrosurfers of my acquaintance see a "C'' grade as an emblem of authenticity i...