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Yelp OC: Belly Fulls at Panxa Cocina



Who doesn’t want to party at the, “Belly Kitchen?”

At Panxa, pronounced pan-zah (the Catalan word for belly), Chef Gonzalez created a place for flavorful unique dishes, craft cocktails, wine, and an extensive tequila menu. When you leave, your belly will be happy. Which is exactly what happened a few days ago in Long beach with a small crew of Yelp Elites. Panxa Cocina was born out of a lifetime of love for Latin cuisine and a desire to support locally sourced foods. Originally from Cerritos, California, Chef Arthur Gonzalez helped his German mother and his Oaxacan grandmother prepare meals growing up. The Yelp OC Elites feasted on some of Chef Art’s personal favorites and a few surprises as well.

The OC squad was delighted to sample; Christmas chicken enchiladas, quail confit, albondigas con spaetzel, green chile cornbread, and potato cheddar pancakes. To wash it all down, how about a few signature cocktails? The Guava margarita, the Smokey Mango Margarita, and the Mexican Firing squad, which is Casa Noble crystal, El Silencio espadín, house grenadine, chocolate bitters, and habanero. Yowza, can we go back? Read all about the amazing reviews here and view the mouthwatering pictures right here.

Huge thanks to our event partners: Panxa Cocina in Long Beach.

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