Filipino Bibingka and Chicken Empanada in West Covina (LA)

Vermont Plaza, a typical LA strip mall in Koreatown.

Tostada de camaron entero at Tacos Baja Ensenada in East LA.

Tejuino, a sweet fermented corn masa drink at Tejuino Rivera in East LA.

Noodles with black bean sauce, jjajangmyeon (짜장면) in Koreatown, LA

Santa Barbara spot prawn at Go’s Mart sushi in Canoga Park, LA

Elite (עלית) ice cream bars from Israel at Beni Kosher Market in Woodland Hills, LA

Cheeseburger at Pie ‘n Burger in Pasadena

Cemita de milanesa at Cemitas La China Poblana in Boyle Heights, LA.

Assorted Korean-style sashimi at Pacific Fish Center on Redondo Beach Pier, LA

Vietnamese Chicken Noodle Soup (Phở Gà) in Chinatown, LA

Tsukemen (Dipping Ramen) at Tsujita in Sawtelle District, Little Osaka, LA

The Guerrilla Tacos truck in LA

Sweet Potato Taco at Guerrilla Tacos in LA

Rotisserie Chicken with House Garlic Sauce at Zankou Chicken in Little Armenia, LA

Ribs at Bludso’s BBQ on South Long Beach Blvd in Compton, Southern Los Angeles County

Filipino-Chinese Siopao Steam Buns at Goldilocks in Eagle Rock, LA

Pastrami Sandwich at Langer’s Deli in LA

Night View of Restaurant Nem Nuong Khanh Hoa in Alhambra, LA County

Nabeyaki Udon in an Iron Pot at Mitsuru Cafe in Little Tokyo, LA

Michoacan-style Carnitas Taco at Villa Moreliana in the Grand Central Market, LA

Mexican Fruit Salad with Chile, Lime & Salt at the Frutas Benji Cart on Western Avenue, LA

Lao Pork Sausage at AJ Asian Kitchen in El Monte, LA County

Kotteri (thick-style) Chicken Broth Ramen at Tentenyu on Sawtelle Blvd in LA

Korean Pork & Shrimp Dumplings at MD Kyoja in Koreatown, LA

Filipino Sisilog Breakfast at LA Rose Cafe on Fountain in Los Angeles

Jade Noodles with BBQ Pork, Duck & Crab at Sapp Coffee Shop in Thai Town, LA

The Huarache Azteca Truck in East Hollywood, LA

Hong Kong Egg Waffle at a Hong Kong-style Cafe in the San Gabriel Valley, LA

Uyghur Hand Pulled Noodles (Laghman) at Omar’s Xinjiang Halal in San Gabriel, LA

Spanish Ham Croquetas Ibéricas at the Tumaca Truck in Los Angeles

Guatemalan Pepian de Pollo at Guatemalteca Bakery in LA

Cured Meats at Schreiner’s Fine Sausages in Glendale, LA County

Chicken Tinga Taco on a Fresh Handmade Tortilla at Guisados in Echo Park, LA

Brazilian Coxinhas (Chicken Croquettes) at Squarefritz on Olympic in Pico-Union, LA

Blood Clam Ceviche at La Cevicheria in LA

Romanian stuffed cabbage rolls (sarmale) in Los Angeles

“The Sandwich” at Roma Market in Pasadena, with Rosario’s choice of Italian cold cuts

Guatemalan-style chow mein tostada in Los Angeles

Vietnamese bún vermicelli noodle bowl in Little Saigon, Westminster CA

Tkemali (Georgian plum sauce) marked in Russian in Los Angeles

The Taco Zone truck in Echo Park, Los Angeles

Samgyetang, Korean ginseng chicken soup in Koreatown, Los Angeles

Salvadoran tamal in banana leaf and pupusa in Los Angeles

Peruvian Soy Sauce (siyau or sillao) in Los Angeles

Peruvian rotisserie chicken at Pollo A La Brasa restaurant in Los Angeles

Vietnamese grilled seafood in Little Saigon, Westminster CA

Nicaraguan Nacatamal & Pan Blanco in Los Angeles

Oaxacan tlayuda topped with chorizo and cecina in Los Angeles

Korean bossam plate in Koreatown, Los Angeles

Hannam Chain Korean Supermarket in Koreatown, Los Angeles

Guatemalan Hilachas at Cafe Antigua Guatemala in Los Angeles

Fresh Korean ginseng (su sam) in Koreatown, Los Angeles

Filipino Suka Pinakurat spiced vinegar in Los Angeles

Filipino longganisa, chicken pastel, pochero & pinakbet in Los Angeles

Filipino Halo Halo at Chow King in Eagle Rock, LA

Filipino BBQ skewers on the street in Los Angeles

Pickled herring salad at Olson's Scandinavian Delicatessen in Los Angeles

Russian pan fried cheesecakes (syrniki) in Los Angeles

Falafel Pita Plate Tel Aviv Grill in Tarzana (Los Angeles)

Cambodian Amok Trey & Ox Tail Soup in Long Beach (LA)

Hungarian bacon (szalonna) at Otto's in Burbank (LA)

Tigeorges’ Chicken Haitian Cuisine in Los Angeles

Elote, corn with butter, grated cheese, mayonnaise & chile powder in Los Angeles

Che dau van (Vietnamese dessert bean soup) in Little Saigon, Westminster CA

Carne asada burrito, salsas, coffee in Los Angeles

Canned Indian pickles (achar) in Artesia, Los Angeles

Barbacoa and cabeza tacos in East Lost Angeles

A plate of Korean sundae (blood sausage) in Koreatown, Los Angeles

Armenian lahmajune and beorek in Little Armenia, Los Angeles

Elite Dim Sum in Monterey Park, Los Angeles, California

Breakfast at Tokyo 7-7 Coffee Shop in Culver City, California

A vendor of Mexican ingredients in the Grand Central Market, Los Angeles.

Seafood City Filipino Supermarket in Eagle Rock, LA

Peruvian Saltado con Pollo in Hollywood, California

Banh Mi in San Gabriel, California

Corundas, triangle tamales wrapped in green corn leaves in Panorama City (LA)

Translucent Burmese rice pancakes (yay mont) in Los Angeles

Ethiopian Kitfo (spiced beef tartare) at Lalibela in Little Ethiopia, Los Angeles

Fan Tuan Taiwanese Purple Sticky Rice Roll in Los Angeles

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