Get Your Vietnamese Fix
In the mood for Vietnamese food but don’t want to make the trek to Little Saigon? Try Vietnam Pearl in Costa Mesa. For nearly a decade, Vietnam Pearl has been dishing out homestyle Vietnamese fare like comforting plates of rice and crispy chicken or charbroiled pork. Do
try the bi cuon, or shredded pork spring rolls as well. The family-owned eatery recently underwent a facelift with new tables and brightly painted walls for a more updated look. Vietnam Pearl is located at 1215 Baker St., Suite B, Costa Mesa 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturdays 714.540.2212.
Burgers and Bacon
Love bacon and love burgers? Then you might have heard about Slater’s 50/50 in Anaheim, where the signature burger patty is made up of 50 percent beef and 50 percent bacon - a glorious combination. As if that weren’t enough, there’s also 12 cheeses, 30 toppings and 20 sauces to festoon your burger with. Slater’s 50/50 is located at 6362 E Santa Ana Canyon Rd, Anaheim Hills Mon-Thu. 11 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.; Fri. 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Sat. 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. Sun. 8 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. 714.685.1103.