Tagged: dumplings

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Hole in the Wall Chinese Food in Westminster, CA

Almost four years ago, Jake and I found this little hole in the wall Chinese restaurant called Peking Restaurant in Westminster, CA. We made an impromptu trip to LA last weekend and through a series of twists and turns, I...

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Facing East Noodle & Bar

I was itching to try a new spot for lunch earlier this week. I was over in Convoy and decided to hit up a new restaurant called Facing East Noodle & Bar. I saw a few photos and reviews. What piqued...

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A&J Restaurant / Irvine, CA

Recently Jake and I took a little side trip up to Irvine. Whenever we go up north we try to check out a new restaurant and this time around I choose A&J Restaurant in Irvine, CA. We left San Diego...

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boston – day one

We left Rhode Island at a decent time in the morning. We hit up some grocery stores and then drove around a little before leaving to avoid some of the morning traffic in Boston. We skipped breakfast and just had...

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la dumpling crawl

Two weekends ago we embarked on yet another food crawl. This crawl’s theme? DUMPLINGS. Now, while I love dumplings and I love San Diego, San Diego has a serious lack of delicious dumplings so we headed north to Los Angeles...

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beijing wok and grill / fountain valley, ca

Jake suggested after we got the donuts that we could just call it a day and go home and NOT get Chinese food. I gave him the most withering look I could muster. As if! OF COURSE we need to...

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hui tou xiang noodles house / san gabriel, ca

One glance at the website for Hui Tou Xiang Noodles House was enough to convince me that I needed to try those dumplings prominently featured on their website. Luckily my friends Heather and Alyssa (who used to write for this blog) are foodie adventurous! Let’s see what sorts of deliciousness lurks in the San Gabriel Valley!

peking restaurant / westminster – orange county, ca 5

peking restaurant / westminster – orange county, ca

Last month Jake and I made the return trip up to LAX to pick up my folks who were away in the Philippines for six weeks. My “reward” for going north and sitting in traffic is finding a new spot...

mr. dumpling / clairemont – san diego, ca 0

mr. dumpling / clairemont – san diego, ca

I gotta be honest. I wasn’t so sure how this visit to Mr. Dumpling would go. I hadn’t read very favorable reviews about this place and many complained about the service. But, I had a gift card to Mr. Dumpling...

red moon noodle house / clairemont – san diego, ca 6

red moon noodle house / clairemont – san diego, ca

Red Moon Noodle House has been around since last year. A few bloggers have made the rounds here, but it wasn’t until I saw on Convoy Conquest that there was a “secret” menu item that I felt a strong urge...