La Tienda

Meet Jonathan Harris, Owner, and Ika Zaken, Executive Chef at La Tienda

Do you have a nickname? What is it?
J: No nickname
I: Ika is actually my nickname–I’ve had it since I was 8 days old!

What is one food that you will not eat?
J: Tripe
I: Bugs

What is your favorite movie?
J: Blade Runner
I: Ocean’s Eleven

If someone was to give you a gift (money’s no object) what would you want?
J: My kids college tuition
I: Knives

What is the one quality you admire most in others?
J: Integrity
I: Honesty

Where is the next place you want to visit?
J: New Zealand
I: Thailand

If you had to pick one place in town to take a tourist, where would it be?
J: DoG Street
I: La Tienda!

Describe your perfect day off.
J: My favorite day off recently was sledding with the kids and a big bonfire.
I: What is a day off? A day ending with a meal at a great restaurant–like Merroir; it’s beautiful and located on the water.


Click Here to view other Local Voices Interviews