Posts tagged with: Asian

Denver

Unbelievable food: ChoLon. This is a place you must try next time you are in Denver. I’m occasionally asked what my favorite cuisine is and I usually struggle to answer...

Birmingham AL

Rehearsal dinner: EastWest As a kid growing up near here it’s hard to believe the number of food choices now available in this city. I remember the one Chinese restaurant...

Birmingham AL

Food Hall: Mo:Mo: Another of the dozen or so food stalls in the Pizitz Food Hall. This one is devoted to….you guessed it…Momos. They also have bánh mi and other...

Birmingham AL

Asian: Bamboo on 2nd. The restaurant scene is expanding on almost every visit to the historically quiet (previously deserted) downtown core. But just like many older cities, millennials are revitalizing...

Portland

Last updated on November 10th, 2018 at 03:23 pmDinner with amazing views: Departure. Go here if for no other reason but the views from this restaurant located on the 15th...

Seattle

Last updated on April 7th, 2019 at 04:36 pmAsian fusion: Wild Ginger. We were downtown for an event and stopped in to once again experience this well known and respected...

Seattle

Last updated on April 7th, 2019 at 04:45 pmIf you’re in South Seattle and you need a food fix: Super Six. Part of the Marination group of restaurants this one...

Seattle

Last updated on January 27th, 2018 at 06:08 pmVietnamese on lower Capitol Hill: Ba Bar One of two restaurants, and soon to be a 3rd at U Village, this is...

Philadelphia

Last updated on February 13th, 2019 at 09:14 amDinner for 20: Continental. A bit hard to describe this place…global comfort food that leans a bit Asian, probably comes closest. This...

Washington DC

Last updated on March 9th, 2019 at 03:05 pmQuick lunch before the airport: Mandu. One of 2 locations in DC and near the Convention Center and Chinatown. Decided to give Asian...

Seattle

Last updated on January 27th, 2018 at 08:50 pmOne of my go to places for comfort food after a long day: Toshi’s I’m not sure if this is the original...

Seattle

Last updated on November 22nd, 2018 at 04:41 pmAll I got was take away: Monsoon. However this has got to be some of the best Vietnamese fusion food in the...

Seattle

Last updated on January 27th, 2018 at 08:51 pmLooking for dim sum: Chiang’s Gourmet While they don’t serve dim sum on weekdays…..it is available on weekends as breakfast only (10...

Seattle

Last updated on January 27th, 2018 at 08:51 pmOn everyone’s list and mine too: Stateside French Vietnamese with a flare on Capitol Hill. Had brunch which was a bit of...

Seattle

Last updated on December 19th, 2018 at 10:42 pmIn the restaurant core at University Village: Joey Kitchen. This is a chain of restaurants out of Vancouver BC that serves a...

Seattle

Last updated on January 27th, 2018 at 08:52 pmHave eaten here a number of times and it’s always a consistent spot for Thai: Bai Pai North of UW on NE...

Vancouver

Last updated on March 14th, 2019 at 10:45 pmBeen trying to visit here for a few years: Motomachi Shokudo. Whatever you do don’t visit on a Wednesday…..they’re closed….ouch! Also note...

Vancouver BC

Last updated on March 14th, 2019 at 10:53 pmTried to visit the ramen shop nearby but closed on Wednesday: Banana Leaf. This is a chain of Malaysian restaurants and this...

Vancouver BC

Last updated on March 14th, 2019 at 10:56 pmTerrible weather out so made a quick dash to this well known Japanese Izakaya: Guu Garden. Very close to the Sheraton Wall...

Seattle

Last updated on April 8th, 2019 at 12:44 pmRecommendation from a local chef: Pestle Rock. Bit of a small place from the outside but inside the space goes back at...

Sydney NSW

Last updated on January 27th, 2018 at 09:07 pmThis restaurant is in a spectacular space in the Sydney Opera House: Bennelong The best way to describe the cuisine is nouveau...

Seattle

Last updated on March 28th, 2019 at 09:42 pmWhile the original Seattle location is in a shopping center, nonetheless, this food is outstanding: Din Tai Fung. Pick anything on the...

Washington DC

Last updated on March 9th, 2019 at 03:25 pmUpscale ramen restaurant in Chinatown: Daikaya. Got here soon after it opened at 11 am and no problem getting a seat. When...

Seattle

Last updated on April 16th, 2019 at 10:52 pmUnique Asian offerings: Nue. Described as eclectic, world street food, which fits the bill. Great place to try something different because that’s...

Philadelphia

Last updated on February 13th, 2019 at 09:36 amBack in Philly again and had a quick dinner after my last meeting at Buddakan. This is a very large and gorgeous...