LAK.com feature: Dining out with Willie Mitchell
It’s not always fresh Northwest salmon that quenches the taste buds of the Vancouver Island native. How does a rattlesnake and rabbit sausage sound?
This week’s main site feature highlights Mitchell’s favorite restaurants in Los Angeles and on the road, beginning with a night at a recent art-and-dining residency that he experienced with teammates Jonathan Quick and Colin Fraser.
It’s an understatement that Mitchell enjoys food and eating. He’s also looking to widen his Kings-oriented dining circle.
“It’s been tough, because I’m probably the lone foodie on the team,” Mitchell said. “I’ve got a couple guys I’m breaking down. Fras is starting to get on board, and Quickie’s always down, too. So those two – I kind of lean on them a little bit.”
So is he venturing to develop Jonathan Quick into the team’s second dining aficionado?
“I know that won’t happen,” Quick said.
So what are Mitchell’s favorite restaurants?
LAKings.com: Dining out with Willie Mitchell
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