From mole negro and goat tacos to empanadas and cactus fruit sorbet, Monte Alban offers a diverse, delectable cuisine carefully prepared with the freshest ingredients. Tucked away in a tiny non-descript strip mall on the corner of Santa Monica Blvd. near Bundy, Monte Alban gets lost between the CarnicerĂa (meat shop) and El Super Taco.
I was driving down Wilshire Blvd. on my way to an interview and had to do a double take out of my rear view mirror to see if I had really just seen the Star of David plastered across the side of what looked likeâ€¦a kosher taco truck?? â€śTakosher, the Chosen Taco.â€ť
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Ask any Colombian in Los Angeles â€“ they know La Fonda AntioqueĂ±a. For 25 years, GermĂˇn Rodriguez has worked in the restaurant â€“ 10 years as a waiter and 15 as owner. When Don GermĂˇn arrived to the U.S. from Manizales, Colombia, he started as a bus boy in a Mexican restaurant in Pasadena...
When most people hear â€śBrazilian foodâ€ť they think churrascarĂa, but Silvioâ€™s Brazilian BBQ is different. When Silvio Correa met his business partner Doug Howarth, he could say no more than â€śHello my friend.â€ť Â Now, 10 years since Silvio arrived in the U.S., heâ€™s turned his life-long passion of BBQing in the backyards of friends into [...]