My wonderful friend and co-worker T-West planned a little happy hour at The Edison tonight in honor of my imminent departure. What an incredible place! Not only was I surrounded by the love and good cheer of my friends, but the ambience of The Edison was just something you don't encounter every day.
The Edison is an enormous bar and lounge located near Little Tokyo in a somewhat hard-to-find nondescript building, the entrance of which can be found in a one-way alley.
Tesla fries" (Get it ? Get it? Oh, you clever Edisonians!), which were yummilicious sweet potato fries accompanied by ketchup and chipotle remoulade; crisp flatbread with tzatziki, olive tapenade, and hummus; and an appetizer platter, which included shrimp cocktail, oysters rockefeller, smoked salmon, deviled eggs, grilled asparagus, tiki wings, and -- my favorite treat of the night -- lobster corndogs! 'Twas a crunchy savory lollipop!