Pine and Crane benefits from several things. For one, its Sunset Junction location couldn’t be better located if it tried. Secondly, the service is quick and the order-at-the-counter setup will get you in and out in a half hour if you want. But most importantly, this modern Taiwanese/Chinese spot serves food that’s delicious and affordable.
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This once French-Mexican brunch spot has morphed into the most reliable French restaurant on the Eastside.
Barbrix in Silver Lake is an all-day spot, but your best move is to come here for a great, affordable brunch.
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Huge Tree Pastry
You don’t have to wait for dim sum to get a great breakfast in SGV. Case in point: Huge Tree Pastry in Monterey Park.
Hui Tou Xiang Noodles House
Hui Tou Xiang is an underrated restaurant in San Gabriel quietly making some of our favorite dumplings around.
Tasty Garden serves great Cantonese and Hong Kong standards in a massive space in Alhambra.
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Chengdu Taste serves some incredibly spicy food, but this Szechuan spot is one of the best restaurants in Los Angeles.
Spoke Bicycle Cafe
Spoke Bicycle Cafe is an outdoor cafe and bike rental shop in Frogtown that you’ll want to visit even if you have no plans to ride a bike today.
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