Walt Disney's favorite meal was a can of Gebhardt's chili mixed with a can of Dennison's chili, which he often ate at his desk. But he was known to go to a few local restaurants -- some that still exist, too.
Los Angeles is definitely not lacking in fantastic raw fish, but it's admittedly tough to find sushi bites that are both cheap and tasty. But rest assured, they do exist. Here are some low-key joints that won't break the bank.
Marcella Hazan, the queen of Italian cookery in America, is often compared to Julia Child. But her focus on excellent ingredients -- and her hidden go-with-the-flow attitude -- puts her more in line with Alice Waters' West Coast philosophy.
Durian is a polarizing fruit. You either hate it or love it and there's rarely any middle ground. While others have compared it to gym socks, feces, or rotten meat -- my two cents is that the smell is reminiscent of overly-ripened mangoes.
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