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Nguyen Tran

  1. Beef
    Starry Kitchen Owner Inserts (Gator) Shoe in MouthNguyen Tran advises women to bring their pimps in on International Women’s Day.
  2. The Bird Is The Word
    Southern Comfort Meets Southeast Asian Twist at Starry Kitchen’s Fried ChickenOwner Nguyen Tran calls his wife’s take on chicken and waffles “a tasty bastard child of the things we love.”
  3. Let’s Do Lunch
    Starry Kitchen Looking To Start Lunchin’Nguyen Tran confirms, “It’s time to return back to our lunch roots.”
  4. Reopenings
    Starry Kitchen Strikes Back, Re-Open Tonight at Tiara CafeThe Southeast Asian restaurant, sprung from a former speakeasy of sorts, is sharing space in a permanent collaboration with Fred Eric.
  5. Closings
    Starry Kitchen Closing Downtown Space, Planning Concept at Tiara CafeThe couple hopes to be back in Cal Plaza in a few months.
  6. Freebies
    Nguyen Tran: ‘Everything I Learned in Life I Learned by F–king It Up!’The restaurateur will give a free talk to Creative Mornings and he’s seriously calling it this.
  7. Pot Cookery
    How to Score a Seat at Starry Kitchen and Lauren Quenioux’s Sinsemilla SupperThe two forces insist this is not for people solely seeking to get baked.
  8. Mediavore
    Gunfire Erupts in Venice Whole Foods Parking Lot; Binge Drinking Spikes in U.S.A large area of the seaside city as police nab the indiscriminate shooter.
  9. Pot Cookery
    Laurent Quenioux and Starry Kitchen Uniting on Underground Cannabis Pop-Up?The French chef is rumored to collaborate on a menu highlighting the flavors inherent in marijuana, while Thi Tran will showcase a selection of Chinese herbs.
  10. Looks Who’s Popping Up
    Quenioux Returns to Starry KitchenAfter a two-week hiatus, the pop-up that put ant larvae tacos on Downtown’s table returns.
  11. Mediavore
    Yoplait Yanks Yogurt Ad; Where To Get Deep-Fried Kool-Aid BallsConcerned that its latest commercial encourages eating disorders, activists force the yogurt giant’s hand.
  12. Look who’s Popping Up
    Strange Bedfellows Starry Kitchen and Laurent Quenioux UniteThe French chef might spend as many as six months popping in and out of the Downtown Asian restaurant.
  13. Truckin’
    Starry Kitchen Truck-Jacks The Mandoline Grill This SundayBall jokes, costumes, and the banh mi that boosted them from an underground apartment restaurant are likely to follow.
  14. Mediavore
    Off-Shore Drinking Ban Considered in San Diego; Sports Concessions Riddled withThe end of “Floatopia” might be drawing near, while eating at the game poses health risks.
  15. Mediavore
    Ruth Reichl Tweets With a Broken Foot; Robuchon and Jean-Georges Eye BeirutGourmet’s grande dame loves social networking while chefs at the top of their game look to new markets in the Middle East.