Kat HongLA Staff Writer
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.
A running list of LA restaurants that have permanently closed during the coronavirus pandemic.
LA Restaurant Update: New Openings, Goodbye To Bäco Mercat, And, Uh, Tidbits
LA Restaurant Update: New Openings, Goodb…
LA restaurant news for the week of August 3rd.
It’s never a bad time for a burger - and these nine are the best new ones in Los Angeles.
The Infatuation Notcast, Episode 2: We’re Not The Health Department
The Infatuation Notcast, Episode 2: We’re…
Editorial Lead Brant Cox and Staff Writer Kat Hong are joined by Burmese, Please! chef Jessie Nicely to discuss the perils of opening in a pandemic.
38 great options for takeout and delivery in Koreatown.
The baked goods at the pop-up Rose + Rye are Decadent with a capital D.
Everything You Need To Know About LA Community Fridges
Everything You Need To Know About LA Comm…
Stocked by the community, for the community: Here’s all the info about LA’s Community Fridges.
Plate Lunch For Power Organizer: ‘It’s Time For Us To Take A Stand’
Plate Lunch For Power Organizer: ‘It’s Ti…
Caroline Hwang organized the “Plate Lunch For Power” fundraiser hoping to make a difference. It sold out within an hour.
We Checked Out Champion’s Curry, The Japanese Chain Now Open In Long Beach
We Checked Out Champion’s Curry, The Japa…
We checked out Champion’s Curry, a new Japanese curry spot in Long Beach. Here’s what you should know.
14 LA Restaurant Workers On Reopening During COVID
14 LA Restaurant Workers On Reopening Dur…
We talked to 14 LA servers, bartenders, line cooks, and restaurant owners about what it’s like to reopen during COVID.
5 LA Pop-Ups You Should Know About Right Now
5 LA Pop-Ups You Should Know About Right …
Dinner party deliveries, Burmese food, and edible vaporwave dreamscapes? These are our favorite LA pop-up restaurants right now.