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Los Angeles Feast


Thursday, August 7
7:00 - 10:00 p.m. (VIP)
8:00 - 10:00 p.m. (GA)


6021 Hollywood Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90028


VIP: $150 (Early Entry)

GA: $88

  • In Collaboration With:

Hosted by Sang Yoon (Father's Office, Lukshon, Top Chef Masters), the third annual LUCKYRICE Feast is moving to Hollywood and taking over the swanky Create Nightclub for an evening of innovative and traditional Asian-styled dishes paired with cocktails from LA's brightest star chefs and mixologists. It's going to be a party, especially for Asian food fanatics!

Expect the city's top toques to show off their best dishes in this culinary extravaganza. Pig out on street food and savour fancy bites. We'll be representing the Asian culinary diaspora - from Thailand to Taiwan, Korea to Japan, Philippines to Vietnam.

Ticket proceeds benefit CAAM, Center for Asian American Media. This annual smorgasbord of Asian culinary treats features our picks from LA's hot Asian culinary culture - Eat, Drink and Get LUCKY.  P.S. It always sells out so get your tickets now.


The Tasting Menu

Asian Box

Lamb Meatballs with Jasmine Rice and Curry


Lettuce Wraps with Chilled Shrimp


Ayara Thai Cuisine

Chicken Jade Curry with Khanom Chin Noodles


Thai Scallop Ceviche


Bling Bling Dumpling

El Dumpling Loco


BEP Vietnamese Kitchen

Porchetta Stuffed with Glass Noodle and Lemon Balm Gremolata, with Chili Shrimp Paste Sauce


Lime Coconut Ice Cream Sandwich with Sesame Butter Cookie


Carb & Nation

Belly Bun: Miso Glazed Pork Belly with Yuzu Pickle, Aioli, Lettuce, Pork Rinds, Scallions on Asian Steamed Roll


Chef Jet Tila

Five Spice Pork Belly Taco


Doma Kitchen Cafe

Plov with Lamb and Heirloom Tomato Salad with Homemade Dressing


Fluff Ice

Lavender Milk Tea Fluff with Honey



Japanese Caprese Salad with Shiso Pesto


Hopscotch (Oakland)

Kanpachi Tiradito: Ginger-cured Amberjack, Endive Salad, Roasted Bell Pepper Sauce



Salmon Hand Roll and Spicy Tuna Hand Roll


Hainanese Summer Chicken Roll with Sweet Chili Soy Sauce


Coconut infused Sticky Rice with Jackfruit & Brown Sugar



Sichuan Dumplings, Kurobuta Pork, Spicy Ma-La Vinaigrette, Sesame, Peanuts


Michael's Santa Monica

Honeydew Sago with Coconut and Sesame Crisp


Nong’s Khao Man Gai

Khao Man Gai: Thai Chicken & Rice


Parks BBQ

Boneless Short Ribs Wrapped with Radish and Rice Paper



Tuna Tartare


RockSugar Pan Asian Kitchen

Salmon Tartare and Yuzu Lemon Crush


Seoul Sausage

Spicy Korean BBQ Ribs


ShopHouse for the American Express Membership Lounge

Pork & Chicken Meatball with Green Papaya Slaw, Tamarind Vinaigrette, Cilantro, and Crispy Garlic


Organic Tofu (Ground with Ginger, Tamarind, and Cilantro) with Green Papaya Slaw, Tamarind Vinaigrette, Cilantro, and Crispy Garlic


Starry Kitchen

Steamed Viet Rice Crepe with Confit Chicken Skin, Curry Beef, Fried Shallots, Scallions, Fish Sauce


Sunny Blue

Omusubi: Homemade Fresh Cream Cheese Mentaiko, Pork Curry, King Oyster and Enoki Mushrooms with Truffle Miso


Luckycat: Japanese Pickles with Katsuo and Kizami Wasabi

The Cocktail Menu

Asahi Beer
Asahi Super Dry
Asahi Kuronama Black


Big Bar, Aaron Alvarez 

Knees in the Breeze: Bombay Sapphire® East Gin, Suze, Lime, Cucumber Syrup, Basil-Lemongrass Salt


Pop-Cycles: St-Germain®, Pastis, Lemon/Beet Popsicle


Bombay Sapphire® East Gin

Sapphire® East Year of the Horse: Bombay Sapphire® East Gin, Hibiscus Tea, Ginger Beer, Fresh Lime, Garnished with Lime Wedge and Lemongrass Stalk


Bruce Cost Ginger Ale

Original, Pomegranate with Hibiscus, Jasmine Tea, Passion Fruit with Turmeric, Bruce Cost 66 with Monk Fruit


Dirty Laundy, Nicolas O'Connor

Lucky Eyes: Bombay Sapphire® East Gin, Calamansi Juice, Aloe Vera, Spirlina Corriander Syrup, Lime Juice


Cat’s Paw: Corzo® Silver Tequilla, Black Current, Bell Pepper, Tumeric Root-infused Sweet Vermouth, Lime, Cayenne Sea Salt Rim


Harlowe, Chris Amirault

Far East Side: Bombay Sapphire® East Gin, Szechuan Cucumber Shrub, Lime Juice, St-Germain® Foam


Hornet's Nest: Bombay Sapphire® East Gin, Orange Jasmine Honey, Lemon Juice, Five Spice Bitters

Hinoki & the Bird, Brandyn Tepper

Matcha Rickey: Bombay Sapphire® East Gin, Lime, Matcha Soda


Shiso Thyme Milk Punch: Corzo® Silver Tequila, Oolong Tea


La Descarga, Christine Wiseman

Eastern Tea Board: Bombay Sapphire® East Gin, Grean Tea Syrup, Lillet Rose, Yuzu Bitters, Garnished with Yuzu Wheel and Lemongrass


Honey I Sri Lanka'd the Kids: D'USSE® Cognac, Kaffir Lime-infused Honey, Carbonated Coconut Water, Kaffir Lime Leaf Garnish


No Vacancy, Sean Hamilton

Tom Kha Gai: Bombay Sapphire® East Gin, Fresh Lime Juice, Thai Chili, Lemongrass Coconut Cream, Ginger Syrup, Kaffir Lime Leaf Garnish


Fortune Cocktail: Bacardi® Superior Rum, Fresh Lemon Juice, Orgeat Almond Syrup, Whiskey Barrel Bitters, Orange Oils, Fortune Garnish


Pour Vous, Francois Vera

Juniper Smash: Bombay Sapphire® East Gin, Lime Wedges, Sprig of Peppermint, Sugar


Champs Elysées: D'USSE® Cognac, Green Chartreuse, Simple Syrup, Angostura Bitters


Wines of Germany

2011 Emrich-Schönleber Halenberg Riesling Grosses Gewächs, Nahe

2012 Pfeffingen Estate Riesling Dry, Pfalz
2011 G.H. von Mumm 50 Degree Riesling, Rheingau
2013 S.A. Prüm Essence Riesling, Mosel
2012 Maximin Grünhäuser Riesling, Mosel
2012 Gunderloch Riesling Spätlese, Nackenheim Rothenberg, Rheinhessen

LUCKYRICE San Francisco

San Francisco Feast


Friday, September 5
7:00 - 10:00 P.M. (VIP)
8:00 - 10:00 P.M. (GA)


Bently Reserve

301 Battery Street

San Francisco, CA 94111



GA: $88

  • In Collaboration With:

We are heading back to the Bay for the LUCKYRICE San Francisco Feast to celebrate some of the best Asian food this side of the Pacific. Showcasing innovative and traditional bites from the Bay's top toques, expect both street food and fancy food, from Taiwan to Thailand, Japan to the Philippines, Vietnam to Korea.

In addition, there will be plenty of libations paired with creative Bombay Sapphire® East cocktails from the city's hottest mixologists - plus beer, wine and ginger ale, of course. This year's event will be at the swanky Bently Reserve. Ticket proceeds benefit CAAM, Center for Asian American Media. Ticket prices include all the food and drink you can put down. They sell out fast so don't miss your chance to Eat, Drink and Get LUCKY.

Check back often to see our menu (below) as we add new chefs, dishes and cocktails.

The Tasting Menu

Asian Box










Dirty Habit




E&O Asian Kitchen


Ginger Cafe



Hog & Rocks


Kin Khao




Le Colonial


M.Y. China


Paula LeDuc Fine Catering


Soy Vay


Spice Kit



The Cocktail Menu

15 Romolo


Asahi Beer
Asahi Super Dry
Asahi Kuronama Black


Bombay Sapphire® East Gin

Sapphire® East Year of the Horse: Bombay Sapphire® East Gin, Hibiscus Tea, Ginger Beer, Fresh Lime, Garnished with Lime Wedge and Lemongrass Stalk

Dirty Habit




Kevin Diedrich



LUCKYRICE San Francisco

American Express® Membership Experience℠ with Chris Cosentino


6:00 - 7:00 p.m.






$150 (American Express® Cardmembers Only)

Enjoy exclusive access to the LUCKYRICE Feast in San Francisco, a festival that spotlights the culinary delights of Asian culture.
The second annual LUCKYRICE Feast is returning to San Francisco for a one-night extravaganza featuring innovative and traditional Asian cuisine and cocktails from some of the bay area’s brightest star chefs and mixologists! Your American Express Membership Experience includes:
  • Private meet-and-greet and photo opportunity with Top Chef Masters Season 4 winner, Chris Cosentino, followed by a culinary demonstration
  • Early access to the LUCKYRICE Feast at the Bently Reserve
  • Exclusive entry to the American Express Membership Lounge and photo booth experience within the festival
  • Culinary-themed gift at the evening’s conclusion


Moon Festival Cocktail Feast


Friday, September 12

9:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m. (VIP)
10:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m. (GA)


The Bowery Hotel

335 Bowery


VIP (Early Entry): $88

GA: $50

Join us for our 5th anniversary Cocktail Feast for a night of fanciful cocktail concoctions. Whether you fancy signature Bombay Sapphire® EAST gin cocktails or other libations, we will have a bevy of cocktails inspired by Asian ingredients to sip on.

The Cocktail Menu



B Flat




The Bowery Hotel


Madam Geneva


Macao Trading Co.




Manhattan Cricket Club



LUCKYRICE Night Market


Monday, October 13
6:00 - 10:00 P.M. (VIP)
7:00 - 10:00 P.M. (GA)


The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas

Boulevard Pool Deck

3708 Las Vegas Blvd South
Las Vegas, NV 89109



GA: $88

American Express® Pre-Sale: Aug 6

General On Sale: Aug 20

  • In Collaboration With:

The LUCKYRICE Night Market at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas brings the flavors and sensations of Asian markets from Taiwan to Thailand to the Boulevard Pool. Join celebrity chefs from across the U.S. and Las Vegas as we recreate the celebratory chaos and delicious energy of the quintessential Asian night market experience with a distinctly Cosmopolitan flavor.

The Tasting Menu

Brian Howard (Comme Ça - Las Vegas)


Cedric Vongerichten (Perry St - NYC)


Garrison Price (China Poblano by José Andrés - Las Vegas)


Erik Bruner-Yang (Toki Underground - Washington D.C.)


Gerald Chin (STRIPSTEAK - Las Vegas)


Luis Montesinos (Jaleo by José Andrés)


James Syhabout (Hawker Fare - Oakland)

Khai Vu (District One Kitchen & Bar - Las Vegas)


Leah Cohen (Pig & Khao - NYC)


Miguel Trinidad (Maharlika - NYC)


Pichet Ong for Thai Tourism


Wesley Holton and Ben Spungin (Rose. Rabbit. Lie. - Las Vegas)


Stephen Hopcraft (STK - Las Vegas)

The Cocktail Menu

Asahi Beer
Asahi Super Dry
Asahi Kuronama Black


Bombay Sapphire® East Gin

Sapphire® East Year of the Horse: Bombay Sapphire® East Gin, Hibiscus Tea, Ginger Beer, Fresh Lime, Garnished with Lime Wedge and Lemongrass Stalk