Fried Chicken and Waffles

    Location: Hot Chicks Kitchen Rancho Cucamonga, CA Nashville based fried chicken and waffles. So, we’ll admit it we were skeptical.  A fried chicken place called Hot Chicks, sounded like another Instagram-hungry food joint.  But guess what?  The chicken was really good, seasoning was spot on, and the dipping sauce delicious.  The waffles that…

Sushi Time!

Location: Sushi Hoshi 1925 W Malvern Ave, Fullerton, CA 92833 Info: All-You-Can-Eat (AYCE) $25.99 for dinner   AYCE Sushi is really really common here in Southern California.  Typically priced around $21.99 to typically $29.99.  Although it may seem pricey, it’s a much better deal if you’re going to be eating more than one roll as most…

Korean BBQ and Hot-Pot

Location: Q Buffet in Rancho Cucamonga. Info: $14.99 for all you can eat Korean BBQ and Hot Pot. Korean BBQ is becoming really popular. Nowadays you mention Korean food, usually the first thing people say is kimchi (spicy pickled cabbage) or Korean BBQ. Korean BBQ comes in two forms: one in which you get up…

Ramen Week Day 2: Kopan Ramen

Ramen Week Day 2: Kopan Ramen Kopan Ramen is a successful Ramen place with 9 locations throughout Southern California, ranging from Encino down to Fullerton.  Their broth is the Tonkatsu broth (the creamy pork bone broth) and they too have a veggie/vegan broth available. We visited the Fullerton location on a freezing weeknight and it…

Ramen Week Day1: Wazakuraken Ramen

Today is our first day of Ramen Week…woohoo!!! For our first going out excursion we decided to check out Wazakuraken Ramen in Rancho Cucamonga. The menu offered about 12 Ramen/Noodle dishes including Udon and Soba, some rice dishes, sides and appetizers and what “A” was really happy about: O-Nigiri (rice balls). the most popular items…

Burger Week the FINAL DAY

Today is our final day of Burger Week and also the first day of our new week, Ramen Week! And what better way than to hybrid the two with one of social media’s most hyped-up recipes: the Ramen Burger! The Ramen Burger became popularized by Keizo Shimamoto and it subsequently became a frenzy on both…

Burger Week Day 5: Cooking a Gordon Ramsay Burger

Today’s Recipe: Gordon Ramsay’s Burger from an episode of Kitchen Nightmares After having visited and enjoyed delicious burger restaurants we thought it was time to try making our own at home.  Because nothing tastes as good as a homemade burger! We will be try three kinds out to finish out Burger Week so for our first…

Burger Week Stop #4: In-n-Out Burger

I mean we’ll admit it, we’re really lucky to live in So. Cal, the home of In-n-Out, what we consider the best burger you can get as fast food.  It is also definitely comparable to a gourmet burger you can buy with it’s fresh patties which are never frozen, fresh fries which are never frozen,…

Burger Week: Stop #3 = Five Guys

  Today we head over to Five Guys, a Washington D.C. born fresh made burger joint started in 1986.  Five Guys seemed to have taken a life of its own within the past few years, as more chains started opening up everywhere, and for awhile it seemed it was the burger place to go. FiveGuys…

Burger Week Stop #2: Wicked Cow Burgers and Brews

Outside shot of Wicked Cow: Burgers and Brews     This week we head over to the city of Upland, CA to a burger joint called Wicked Cow: Burgers and Brews.  Their burger patties are 7 oz (that’s almost half a pound!!!) Angus certified, and topped with a variety of toppings that were so good we definitely…

Omu Rice = Omelette Rice

Today’s Recipe: Omu Rice = Japanese Omelette Rice   Omu Rice is a type of home-cooking very popular in Japan and Korea.  To put it simply it’s fried rice wrapped in an large fried egg omelette and then topped with ketchup or gravy.  It’s garnering a lot of attention lately due to a restaurant in…