Tag Archive: Roy Choi

Sunny Spot’s Brunch Is Back With $10 Mix-and-Match Bottomless Cocktails

Sunny Spot cocktail Platano Suave by Caroline on Crack

The brunch is back! Roy Choi’s Sunny Spot in Venice stopped its weekend brunch during the cold seasons because apparently people wimp out when the marine layer swoops in. (Raises hand.) But now Chef Choi and crew relaunched everyone’s favorite day drinking opportunity. Your favorite brunch dishes have returned, like the Two-Fisted Cheeseburger and the…

Photo Gallery: Roy Choi Grub Crawl From Chego to Sunny Spot

Brian Butler and Roy Choi by Caroline on Crack

This past weekend Chef Roy Choi kicked off his new All-You-Can-Eat-Fried-Chicken Picnic at A-Frame in Culver City with a grub crawl for friends, family and bloggers. It was an opportunity to celebrate Choi’s restaurants and unique cuisine, from where it started and where it’s heading. Chego, where we began the tour, was Roy’s first brick-and-mortar…

LA Weekend Events July 13 to July 16: Bon Appetit LA Grub Crawl, Tequila Fest, Jaws Cocktails

Jaws Poster

This weekend, fer real, there’s no rest for the wicked. Friday, July 13 Buy Tickets for Batman Trilogy at ArcLight Cinemas Celebrate the newest and final installation of Christopher Nolan’s Batman trilogy, The Dark Knight Rises, by screening all three movies in one sitting. ArcLight Cinemas will play a Batman marathon Thursday the 19th starting…

Sunny Spot’s New Weekend Brunch Debuts on Mother’s Day

Bridgetown Swizzle by Caroline on Crack

Two things I’ve been waiting to happen with Chef Roy Choi’s newish Venice restaurant Sunny Spot: 1) happy hour and 2) weekend brunch on that patio. Like every new restaurant, it was biding its time, waiting til it got its bearings before it could go ahead with more new menus. And now, six months after…

This Weekend: Ray’s & Stark Bar’s New Cocktails, Trashcan Punch and Pig Roast, Voltaggio Demo

Friday, April 20 Kogi’s Roy Choi and Beastie Boy Mike D Pop-Up at MOCA Michael Diamond aka Mike D is curating Mercedes-Benz “Transmission LA: AV” — a mix of art, design, music, film and food. The 17-day festival will also feature an outdoor pop-up restaurant by Chef Roy Choi (Sunny Spot, Kogi) and an interactive…

Roy Choi’s Sunny Spot: It’s Always Sunny on Washington Blvd

Sunny Spot by Caroline on Crack

It’s been a long time since I’ve been somewhere that’s made me downright giddy. And leave it to a restaurant called Sunny Spot to do just that. Chef Roy Choi of Chego and A-Frame opened his Caribbean eatery last November, taking over the old Beechwood spot on Washington Boulevard in Venice. And everything about the…