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The Crooked Gaff // Uptown Whittier

Our friends from The Commoner have teamed up with Bernardo Pena, owner of Portsmouth, to continue a chill + relaxing vibe in Uptown Whittier. Keeping the signature oyster bar, they have composed quite a few fantastic dishes to add to the menu as well. We were honored to get an early bird invitation to experience it first hand. Crooked Gaff is having their grand opening on Friday, February 9th. To make a reservation, please head over to their Instagram and send them a direct message. Enjoy the dishes below!   menu + logo recursion IPA // bottle logic   shrimp salad veggie taco   calamari   clam chowder   jumbalaya   baseball steak w. brussels + potatoes   cooked to complete + utter perfection _...

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The Commoner

Happy Thursday, Whittier. I've been thinking lately how I just don't blog half as much as I used to. So, this is my first attempt in, well, a long time. If you like the nature of this post and want me to try something specific, drop me a comment below! Today I wandered around Uptown Whittier and found myself at one of my favorite places for lunch, The Commoner. Yes, you heard right, they're now open at 1:00PM for lunch. They spruced up their menu a bit and added some of these items below! First, I tried 'Kaleos Katsu Melt', packed with a 3 cheese blend and pineapple-jalapeño jam! Woooo, this one was good and very filling! And of course,...

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