Archive for the ‘CHINESE’ Category

  • Urban China

    Apr 5, 16 • 217 Views • ASIAN, CHINESE, DIM SUM, EDMONTON, REVIEWComments Off on Urban China

    Growing up (half) Chinese, I had my fair share of exposure to dim sum over the years. It was always a weekend brunch activity, where myself and my parents, or sometimes a huge portion of my Lee family clan, would head to our favourite dim sum restaurant and...

  • 97 Hot Pot (Lunch)

    Jan 6, 16 • 128 Views • ASIAN, CHINESE, EDMONTON, FOUR GLASSES, HOT POT, REVIEWComments Off on 97 Hot Pot (Lunch)

    Hot pot. I can never get enough–especially once the cold weather hits (although I’ve never been one to turn down a summer trip to Chili Hot Pot). I usually don’t branch away from my favourites but, when I heard that 97 Hot Pot offered a pared down...

  • DYNASTY CENTURY PALACE

    Jan 17, 14 • 36 Views • ASIAN, CHINESE, DIM SUM, EDMONTON, REVIEW, THREE GLASSESComments Off on DYNASTY CENTURY PALACE

    Dynasty’s dim sum isn’t bad, but the main selling point is the low, low cost. If you’ve never had dim sum at a large-scale Chinese restaurant before, you’re in for an experience. It’s Good Buddy times five. Dearly-deceased Noodle...

  • ALL HAPPY FAMILY RESTAURANT

    Nov 25, 13 • 48 Views • ASIAN, CHINESE, EDMONTON, FOUR GLASSES, REVIEW, THREE GLASSESComments Off on ALL HAPPY FAMILY RESTAURANT

    For years, Chinatown’s Garden Bakery was my go-to Chinese food hotspot. The dishes were delicious, the service prompt, and the bakery downstairs always sold my favourite curry puffs and peanut balls. Dining there recently was a huge shock. I don’t...