HOUSE OF PRIME RIB – Restaurant of the Week

By Jim Tabilio – A couple of things. I’m not a big beef guy. Hardly ever cook it at home, order it out even less and then mostly in burger form. But every once in awhile, I want a big hunk of rare, top-quality beef cooked by someone who knows what they’re doing.... Read More

SEA EMPRESS – Restaurant of the Week – 8/30/10

By Jim Tabilio – When it comes to Cantonese seafood restaurants, it’s a very good sign when you get to interview each course before dinner. As you enter Sea Empress in Gardena, you feel like you’re walking through the Monterey Aquarium. Except things don’t turn out... Read More