Open Call: Overrated and Underrated Food Trends in LA

By Lesley Balla  |  October 28, 2013
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There was a day when chocolate molten cake and tuna tartare hit a tipping point, but now we're looking at you, Cronut knock-offs. What about some other underrated or overrated food trends: Can we finally put kale to rest or should we just get used to it being on every menu? Is quinoa all that? Are cocktails on tap the wave of the future or should we put a cork in it? Communal tables might just put us all over the edge, but some people love the conviviality. Do we really need so many juice bars and will bacon ever really be over? These are just a few things to ponder. We're looking for the most underrated and overrated food, drink and dining trends you're seeing around LA right now. Tell us what you love, detest or wish could just go away in the comments below, and check back on the soon to see if your suggestions made the cut.