Last updateWed, 27 Aug 2014 10am
What: The Pad Thai
Where: Bangkok Noodles, 35911 Date Palm Drive, Cathedral City
How much: $9.95 to $11.25, depending on the protein; also available as a lunch special
Contact: 760-324-3533; www.bangkok-noodles.com
Why: Tasty Thai all around.
While nobody was paying attention, Cathedral City somehow became a ...
It is well to remember that there are five reasons for drinking: the arrival of a friend, one's present or future thirst, the excellence of the wine, or any other reason.
The Arrival of a Friend
I was wrapped in a blanket under a tree. Giant snow clumps fell from dark clouds at Calaveras...
What: The Chili Dog
Where: Teriyaki Yogi, 1775 E. Palm Canyon Drive, No. 210
How much: $5.19
Why: Simply put, it’s a damn good chili dog.
A friend recently mentioned that he’d just eaten one of the best chili dogs he’d ever had.
“Where did you get this amazing chili dog?” I asked.
Located just 70 miles or so from the Coachella Valley, Temecula is known as Southern California’s wine country; the charming California town and surrounding area produce more than 50 different varietals of wine.
This is a great thing for the craft-beer industry. Brewers for years have been using wine...
Tinto at the Saguaro Downsizes a Bit
Tinto, the Basque-style restaurant owned by Iron Chef Jose Garces that calls the Saguaro Palm Springs home, will reopen Wednesday, Dec. 3, after a lengthy closure during much of the summer and fall.
When Tinto reopens, it will be just a fraction of its former self,...
What: Barbacoa (pork and beef stew)
Where: La Perlita Mexican Food, 901 Crossley Road, Palm Springs
How much: $11.95
Why: It’s some of the best Mexican food in the valley.
You really have to be looking for La Perlita Mexican Food to find it.
The joint is stuck at the end of a strip mall o...