Eric Lim

Unsolicited commentary and thoughts



Thursday, June 21, 2012

Way back in March, I finally traveled out to visit some friends who had moved out of state. My first stop was Austin, TX, to stay with Patrick and Linh who I’ve known since high school. This was my first time in Austin, and it’s a nice little city. Felt like it had a good…

Mama’s Lu

Monday, February 13, 2012

A weekend back in Pasadena with the parents pretty much always means going out to eat some Chinese food. My dad decided on Mama’s Lu on Garvey. Along the way we passed by another Mama’s Lu that had apparently just opened but wasn’t advertising yet. We proceeded to the original location, found a wait of…


Monday, January 30, 2012

Bruxie, “The Bold Fold,” as they call themselves, seemed gimmicky to me. The idea of waffle sandwiches sounds unique and tasty, but in execution felt mediocre. I didn’t find anything special with the waffles themselves, and what they put in the fold did anything but scream delicious. On my first visit I ordered their buttermilk…