Quality Inn & Suites
7709 Telegraph Rd
Montebello, CA 90640
Phone: (323) 724-1400
Fax: (323) 721-4410
This shopping venue is a fantastic collection of outlet stores. Shops include Ann Taylor, BCBG, Bennetton, Betsey Johnson, Eddie Bauer, Joan & David, London Fog, Old Navy, Paul Jardin, Geoffrey Beene, L'Eggs and many more. There is a food court with seven restaurants where you can refresh yourself after spending too much money. Like most outlet stores, the clothes here are often slightly flawed or were not selling well in the regular stores, but the prices almost always make up for these small drawbacks.
A few minutes south of downtown Los Angeles stands this small and unique bookstore. The stock features all Spanish language books with a religious focus. In addition to the many hardcovers and paperbacks, the store also offers a wide variety of articles, pamphlets and even some old manuscripts. Although prices vary, the bulk of the selection easily fits into any budget. Call for open hours.
For an authentic Mexican-flavored market, head to this place (also called Grande Mercado) to shop among the locals. Located in the heart of East L.A., the three-storey building is stocked with Mexican foods, clothing, leather goods and plenty of souvenirs. Eat to the beat of impressive mariachi tunes at one of the traditional Mexican restaurants or food stands...it's all here. Credit cards may be accepted by individual vendors.
They'll be talking about that cake forever when you special order it from this place. Outdone by no one in town, Fantasy Frosting has the distinct privilege of calling itself the premier makers of wedding cakes in the city. Its reputation among the elite speaks for itself. While the baking facility is remote, it only adds to the mystique surrounding the shroud of secrecy that goes into every bite. If you can afford the high prices, they're well worth checking out. You will need to make an appointment to survey the store's delectable offerings; and if you decide to make a purchase, no credit cards are accepted.
Founded in 1952, La Mascota Bakery is a slice of Los Angeles' history. The third generation owners serve delicious Mexican delights. Be sure to try out the pan dulce (sweet bread), bobillos (rolls), cookies, cakes and other delicious items. This is an every-morning stop for many locals in the area who come for their daily dose of pastries and cafe con leche. You won't want to miss this Los Angeles landmark; it is a real taste of the Hispanic culture that has thrived at La Mascota Bakery for centuries.
What this place may be lacking in gimmicks, it certainly makes up for in selection and service. It is located in East L.A. and,as you might expect, pretty much runs the gamut when it comes to law books. It also features a great section entirely devoted to bar exam preparation. Parking is free and the staff is very helpful.
Nu-Mattress offers mattresses, beds, bunk beds, adjustable beds, water beds. water bed bedroom furniture, dining room furniture, home office furniture, sofas, futons, entertainment centers, TV stands and rugs.
Be it camping, army surplus, work wear, rain gear, casual clothing, Levi's, Dickies, Carhartt, shoes and boots or big & tall, they have it all.
This is a unique shop featuring a huge selection of Dutch and Indonesian products. The selection of Dutch cheeses is outstanding and eye popping. It's the perfect place to get some authentic Gouda. The shop also carries Dutch chocolates and cocoa, Indonesian spices and oils and more. This is a great place to find the ingredients to an offbeat dinner for yourself or for a dinner party. People will be impressed at your exotic dishes.
It is hard to find a good Italian market outside of Italy or New York but Claro's is a gem. They sell everything Italian, from sausage and meats to all the cheeses (buffalo mozzarrella, provolone, ricotta, mascarpone). They sell some great dried pastas in unusual shapes and canned sauces. For those who make their own sauce, they sell all the necessary ingredients, from canned tomatoes to olive oil and herbs. Grab some sweets too, like a bag of authentic biscotti or freshly made cannoli. There are several other locations, including West Covina, San Gabriel, and Arcadia.
Also a roasting plant, Handsome Coffee Roasters serves delicious coffee. The coffee served here is freshly roasted and traditionally made without any artificial sweeteners and with organic whole milk. For all those religious coffee-drinkers, this place will turn out to be their mecca. You can also order a pastry to wash down your coffee with. Loved the coffee? You can buy some from their retail section to try at home.
Considered to be a man's paradise, Fry's is a one-stop-shopping electronics retailer that carries over 50,000 hi-tech products. Founded in 1985 in the Silicon Valley, Fry's Electronics has stores across the country and provides products that embody the latest technological trends and electronic advances. Each location sells, services, and supports computer hardware and software products, I.C.'s, components and accessories, audio, video, and telecommunications products and appliances. Fry's also offers personal electronics, convenience products and general merchandise items. Perfect for the hi-tech professional or novice, Fry's prides itself on employing a friendly and knowledgeable staff who can answer any question you have about their merchandise.