Gregg Hunter’s Newspace
The best, quick meal for two (or one ravenous appetite) at or about $10 has to be the Pastrami split sandwich on a roll combo with a heap of golden fries or, for a buck more, the virtual mountain of tasty giant fried zucchini strips featured day and night at the inviting Gold Star on South Brand Boulevard a couple of blocks below Los Feliz on Glendale’s auto row. Try it once and I guarantee you’ll be back for more.
“A slice of joy” card is available thru Christmas Day at all Cheesecake Factory locations. The card is good for a free slice of cheesecake with every purchase of a $25 gift card; a sweet idea.
It’s gift card time at your favorite Morton’s Steak House, where you’ll receive a bonus $50 gift card with every purchase of $300 in gift cards or a $100 bonus card with purchase of a $500 gift card. It’s easy to spend a C-note while dining at this deluxe steak house so it’s a welcome gift idea
A fast and good holiday home meal is your choice of pasta noodles blended with Newman‘s Own Alfredo Sauce, a bottled rich blend of butter, cream, grated Parmesan and Romano cheeses. Newman‘s is an all natural holiday time saving one dish dinner from the super market.
People are actually buying the 2,573 calorie $13 novelty Pizza Burger at limited locations of the Burger King. The six portion burger measures 9.5 inches in diameter. If we‘re lucky the immense thing will not appear locally. If and when —. approach at your own risk!
Itzik Hagadol Grill, 17201 Ventura Blvd in Encino, is a total duplicate of its namesake in Tel Aviv. The chef of 16 years came to California to launch this twin sister restaurant last year. The only local Israeli place to grill their meats and kabobs over an open flame charcoal grill, their Kosher fish and chicken dishes are prepared daily.
The-20 ingredient vegetarian appetizer salad isn’t grilled but it’s very popular and dishes are refilled regularly.