Tag: tacos

Fun in the Sun at Tacocita
Dining Delights

Fun in the Sun at Tacocita

By Brianna Chu Tacocita’s bright teal umbrellas and gorgeous succulent graffiti art brought an eye-catching new feature to the corner of Rosemead and Del Mar in East Pasadena when they opened early this October. The colorful aesthetic and playlist build a fun and playful hangout spot for a younger crowd, with picnic tables spread out…

A Pioneering Passion Project: Maquina Taco
Dining Delights

A Pioneering Passion Project: Maquina Taco

By Brianna Chu Greg Lukasiewicz is no restaurant industry rookie. Lukasiewicz’s career has taken him from the highly Zagat-rated French-Japanese restaurant, Shiro, to opening two high-end restaurants named after his daughters – first Devon, and then Halie – to starting a “recession gourmet” taco chain, Bull Taco, on the beach when he was supposed to…

Islands Fish Makes for a Delicious Dish
Dining Delights, Lifestyle

Islands Fish Makes for a Delicious Dish

  Story and Photos By Jason Yassine A casual and laid back Hawaiian themed restaurant is what you will find at Islands (3533 E. Foothill Blvd., Pasadena). Upon entering the establishment, I immediately felt beachy and tropical vibes. Props like surfboards and tropical native art decorated the walls. I also noticed large screen TVs hung…

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