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Gene’s Chinese Flatbread and Other Good Eats

It’s time for a long-delayed installment of my Good Eats series, where I share some some of the great foods I’ve enjoyed but were previously undocumented. I used to regularly write these recaps – little quick reviews – but I ...

Blog: Confessions of a Chocoholic
Posted on: Feb 02, 2015 |  Original Post

Coi, North Beach, San Francisco

Coi Restaurant was our first Michelin restaurant and we were celebrating life. Daniel Patterson’s Coi offers one menu every night, based on local ingredients in the Bay area. The tasting menu which was $175/per person (not including wine ...

Blog: BakingMeHungry
Posted on: Oct 11, 2013 |  Original Post

Little Fox Cafe – More than a couple tricks

The cafe will be unveiling another sandwich next week, having only just updated its menu just a few days before. I will be sure to return for its croissant grilled cheese, the gallery (under consideration and potential construction)...and the new ...

Blog: Eat Big Apple
Posted on: Jun 10, 2013 |  Original Post

o ya, Leather District, Boston

We were celebrating the trifecta, belated Lunar New Year, Valentine’s and President’s Day weekend and after narrowing down restaurant decisions we decided it was time to visit O ya, once listed as 10 Best New Restaurants in the World. ...

Blog: BakingMeHungry
Posted on: Mar 06, 2013 |  Original Post

Vinh Sun BBQ Restaurant, Chinatown, Boston

We extended Lunar New Year and got together with the family for a lunch in Chinatown. Our standard favorite, Hong Kong Eatery was just too busy and we grew hungry and impatient. Our father decided on going to Vinh Sun, … Continue reading ...

Blog: BakingMeHungry
Posted on: Mar 04, 2013 |  Original Post

Chúc Mừng Năm Mới and Happy Lunar New Year, Chinatown, San Francisco

Chúc Mừng Năm Mới! SF’s Chinatown was packed for a pre Lunar New Year street fair. There will be one on the weekend, February 23rd and 24th sponsored by Southwest Airlines. We loved the paper wall hangings, flowers, lucky bamboo, … ...

Blog: BakingMeHungry
Posted on: Feb 10, 2013 |  Original Post

Hong Kong Eatery Revisited Again, Chinatown, Boston

One of our family traditions is Hong Kong Eatery (BMH’s review of Hong Kong Eatery Revisited, Visit 1). One of our father’s favorites. Despite trying the Quincy location, he still loves the small, Chinatown original. The restaurant is ...

Blog: BakingMeHungry
Posted on: Jan 24, 2013 |  Original Post

Hang Ah Tearoom, Chinatown, San Francisco

Hang Ah Tearoom was highly suggested by our dear friends and is now one of our absolute favorites and our go to dumpling houses.  The restaurant is next to a school yard and down a hidden alleyway and to the … Continue reading →

Blog: BakingMeHungry
Posted on: Nov 13, 2012 |  Original Post

Ramen Underground, Chinatown, San Francisco

After contemplating dinner options from Chinese, Vietnamese to Italian, we decided on some noodles at Ramen Underground. After passing Ramen Underground during lunchtime, where there was a line out the door and folks were bustling in and our for ...

Blog: BakingMeHungry
Posted on: Oct 19, 2012 |  Original Post

Cotton Jazz Bar, Shanghai Mansion Chinatown, Bangkok

Cotton Jazz Bar at Shanghai Mansion was a nice oasis after wandering Bangkok’s chaotic Chinatown. We had to sample the deep-fried angel mushrooms, fried rice and noodles. Filed under: review Tagged: bangkok, Chinatown, cotton

Blog: BakingMeHungry
Posted on: Jun 17, 2012 |  Original Post

Chinatown, Bangkok

Chinatown in Bangkok was a fantastic sensory overload. Piles of imported plastic goods, hair clips, bags, inexpensive jewelry and stuffed animals. The food stalls were very Thai, full of bags of coffee, satay, fried items and less Chinese than we ...

Blog: BakingMeHungry
Posted on: Jun 17, 2012 |  Original Post

101 Bakery, Chinatown, Boston

101 Bakery is an adorable Asian bakery, located next to Gourmet Dumpling House (BMH’s review of Gourmet Dumpling House) and one of our go to’s for breads, cream filled pastries and more Japanese style baked goods. Similar to Japonaise ...

Blog: BakingMeHungry
Posted on: Jun 07, 2012 |  Original Post

East Ocean City, Chinatown, Boston

Over the years, East Ocean City has been one of our family favorites for large celebrations and apparently it is for many as well. Our father loves East Ocean City’s fried fish and extensive seafood dishes. In fact, EOC is known for … ...

Blog: BakingMeHungry
Posted on: Jun 07, 2012 |  Original Post

Hing Shing Pastry, Chinatown, Boston (Revisited)

We can not sing enough praise for Hing Shing Pastry (BMH’s review Hing Shing Pastry), which is located near the Chinatown gate. The yellow and red emblazoned sign can not be missed. One of Hing Shing’s signatures is a beef curry … ...

Blog: BakingMeHungry
Posted on: Jun 06, 2012 |  Original Post

Dumpling Cafe, Chinatown, Boston

Dumpling Cafe, located next to Penang (BMH’s review of Penang), is famous for its dumplings, especially its xiao long bao or soupy dumplings and is a contender for the best soupy dumplings in Boston in our book. The restaurant relaunched a ...

Blog: BakingMeHungry
Posted on: Jun 05, 2012 |  Original Post

Hei La Moon (Dim Sum) Revisited, Chinatown

We went back to Hel La Moon Restaurant for another celebratory dim sum and lunch. The restaurant is located outside the Chinatown Gate at the base of the parking garage and near C-Mart, supermarket. Our parents love to kill two birds … ...

Blog: BakingMeHungry
Posted on: May 15, 2012 |  Original Post

Hei La Moon, Chinatown, Boston (Dinner)

Located on the other artery of the surface road in Chinatown, we came back to Hei La Moon with our parents to share the special 10 course banquet menu for a much delayed family dinner. This special 10 course set price … Continue reading ...

Blog: BakingMeHungry
Posted on: Apr 03, 2012 |  Original Post

Hei La Moon, Chinatown, Boston (Dim Sum)

Hei La Moon serves dim sum until 3 pm on weekends. You definitely get an authentic dim sum experience- complete with the big round tables, waitresses pushing carts around, and loads Chinese people. Always remember that if the place is … ...

Blog: BakingMeHungry
Posted on: Apr 03, 2012 |  Original Post

Hong Kong Eatery, Chinatown, Boston Revisited

Hong Kong Eatery is one of our father’s favorite restaurants and because of this, we equally enjoy all our dining experiences Hong Kong Eatery in Chinatown. We have brought countless friends to this cash only establishment for authentic Hong ...

Blog: BakingMeHungry
Posted on: Apr 02, 2012 |  Original Post

Maxim Coffee House, Chinatown, Boston

Maxim Coffee House is one of the few bakeries open late hours when Hing Shing Bakery, Bao Bao Bakery or Eldo Cake House are closed.  Maxim has the blue awning and great baos, buns, egg tarts and birthday cakes. I really enjoy … Continue ...

Blog: BakingMeHungry
Posted on: Jan 30, 2012 |  Original Post

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