First look: La Mesa blesses Bryn Mawr with a true neighborhood bistro (City Pages)
La Mesa opens with Bryn Mawr neighborhood roots (Southwest Journal)
Might the little neighborhood bistro be to dining what the little black dress is to fashion?
Just as you can dress up or dress down with this fashion staple, such a bistro offers a gathering place that’s a lively cafe by day and doubles as a charming dinner spot by night. It’s a place where locals flock to break up or make up, to celebrate or commiserate, to enjoy a solo burger and a beer or to book a birthday dinner for eight…
Juan Yunga and Ann Carlson-Yunga spent two years searching all over Minneapolis for a spot to house their restaurant, and they were thrilled to land a couple of blocks from their front door in Bryn Mawr.
Now they’re serving mahi mahi tacos and wood-fired pizzas to their neighbors at 230 Cedar Lake Rd. S…