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Hasu Kitchen of Japan: Japanese Skewers in Torrance Strip Mall

Forming a chain can have negative connotations when it refers to mass market thinking and resulting homogeneity. Of course, the word has other meanings, and can even be a powerful connector. When I follow...
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Torihei: Serious Japanese Skewers in the South Bay

Little Tokyo has some gems and Sawtelle has developed a rival scene on the Westside, but the most serious Japanese restaurants are undoubtedly in the South Bay. Until recently, that’s where you’d find the...