Mahan: Bringing a wide range of South Asian dishes to the Pasadena Area

Today, I met a friend of mine, a former teacher at my middle school, who I typically introduce to new Indian restaurants and he usually leaves satisfied. This time I decided to introduce him to Mahan, located on Main street in downtown Alhambra. There is a second Mahan in Old Town Monrovia on Myrtle Ave, […]

Al-Karam: Riverside’s Newly Opened Pakistani Restaurant

On Saturday, my friend and I concluded our long adventurous journey around Riverside County with a meal at Al-Karam, a few months old Pakistani restaurant in Riverside. I justified the amount I ordered as a belated Eid Al-Fitr treat with my friend, whom I had last seen in the middle of Ramadan. All together, our […]

Hurry up and go to Pomona’s “Curry Up”

In Pomona, CA tucked away in a strip mall lies a take out Indian Halal restaurant called Curry Up. In the front are various vegetarian and non-vegetarian dishes laid out, which include Chicken Tikka Masala, Saag Paneer, Daal, among other Indian delicacies popular among Westerners and Indians alike. Although their menu is less extensive than […]