Kat HongLA Editorial Assistant
Kat was born and raised in Hilo, Hawaii, a small, beautiful town that has maybe 3-4 restaurant openings a year, max. Now living in Los Angeles, Kat likes to fill her time with marveling at the wonder of flight, listening to podcasts, applying for Mensa, getting rejected from Mensa, and perpetually existing on the brink of joining a pyramid scheme.
Valerie Confections is a cafe/bakery/chocolate shop in Historic Filipinotown that has something for everyone.
Bloom & Plume is a very colorful, very vibrant coffee shop in Historic Filipinotown.
Bahay Kubo is an iconic Filipino cafeteria or “turo-turo”-style restaurant in Historic Filipinotown.
Tactile Coffee is a specialty coffee shop in Historic Filipinotown with incredible drinks and... even better biscuits?
Gigi’s is a Cuban bakery and cafe in Historic Filipinotown with some of the best sandwiches and pastries in town.
Dollar Hits is a Filipino street party in Historic Filipinotown serving $1 skewers.
Sogo Roll Bar in Los Feliz rolls up some of highest quality and most interesting fish in LA.
The LA Hit List: The Best New Restaurants In Los Angeles
The LA Hit List: The Best New Restauran...
Wondering where you should be eating in Los Angeles right now? You’re in the right place.
All the LA restaurant openings you should know about.
The LA Bar Hit List: Where To Drink Right Now
The LA Bar Hit List: Where To Drink Rig...
The best new bars in Los Angeles.
Toku Unagi and Sushi is a Japanese restaurant in West Hollywood that’s LA’s first and only eel-specialist.