Daikokuya serves authentic Japanese food

By Cortez Cruz Serrato In only a five-minute drive away from East Los Angeles College, Daikokuya offers a ramen that is like no other. Walking into Daikokuya, you are greeted by one of the waitresses and you instantly feel that you have been transported to a traditional ramen house. On the outside window there are pictures of every appetizer, ramen and entree with prices. Daikokuya offers 15 different types of…

October 22, 2014

Japanese restaurant gets an “A” for food

  By Max Perez   The food will grab your attention more than the intimate setting that is the first thing noticed from the second customers arrive at the Open Door Japanese Izakaya restaurant. Upon entering the restaurant, traditional Japanese art is the first thing that catches the eye. A large wall painting covers one entire side. It depicts a traditional Japanese setting in a restaurant where men are sitting with women enjoying their…

October 2, 2012