The name game is always fun to play with restaurants. Some places have especially puzzling names based on obscure references or inside jokes that keep customers guessing. The San Francisco Chronicle recently unearthed different restaurant name origins, and LA of course has similar mysteries to solve. In the tiny South Bay city of Lomita, Nouilles of 3rds primarily serves Cambodian comfort food with a beguiling moniker along busy Pacific Coast Highway.
In full: https://la.eater.com/2019/1/2/18135341/nouilles-of-3rds-lomita-cambodian-restaurant-pho-south-bay-los-angeles