FuseBOX, Oakland

This place was easy to miss, though they supposedly had a loyal following.   This was the only restaurant sign.   They had a courtyard, but wanted more interior space for the colder months.   Got two orders of the FuseBOX KFC (Korean Fried Chicken), which was really good.   Bacon wrapped enoki with miso … Continue reading FuseBOX, Oakland

Torikizoku, Kyoto

A friend recommended this chain for its good value. Every item is ¥280. While many people are attracted to this for its affordable pricing, it can really add up if you order a lot, like I did. In retrospect, I think the value that you get from this place is variety.   Started with eggs. I … Continue reading Torikizoku, Kyoto