Ask for a Picon Punch in Bakersfield and the locals will know you are an out-of-towner. Here in Bako, it's just a Picon, thank you very much. Outside of the Basque country and Central California's Bakersfield, which has the largest Basque population in the States, most of the general populace have ... More >>
Communal dining at the Noriega Hotel
So far from heaven, so close to L.A.
But -- to paraphrase Michelin -- well worth the drive