Parsnip - Romanian in Highland Park

If you follow me,
you know I love dumplings.

Almost every country has some
sort of dumpling and I want to try
as many different ones as possible.

Today is Romanian!

A coworker told me about this small cafe 
that serves Romanian comfort food 
on York Blvd in Highland Park.

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Gomboți Dumpling

Served with sour cream.

Inside a Gomboți

A potato dumpling with cheese,

 parsley and green onions.

Bulz Dumplings 

Inside a Bulz Dumpling 

Polenta dumplings filled with cheese,

 red peppers and sauerkraut.


Beef Goulash 

You have the option to have it
with Polenta or Veggie Barley Pilaf

Beef Goulash 
with Veggie Barley Pilaf

Slow braised beef in a spiced paprika 
broth with root vegetables and served 
with Veggie Barley Pilaf
(my option)

It’s Great with the Sour Cream.

Chicken Paprikash Bowl
with Polenta
(or Veggie Barley Pilaf)

Chicken in a creamy tomato red
pepper sauce served over
creamy polenta.

This is a small neighborhood cafe
that serves Romanian comfort food.
They have a couple of tables inside,
with additional seating in the
breezeway off to the side of the

The menu is affordable 
with good sized portions,
I took the rest of my Goulash 
home and finished it later
that evening.

I will be back again!

5623 York Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90042

Photos by Jay Terauchi
Jay Eats Worldwide 
(C) Jay Terauchi


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