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August 2012

Noodle Kugel

Noodle Kugel Recipe

I was browsing through the web to find some new noodle dishes I have never tried and came upon this supposedly popular Jewish noodle dish called Kugel. It sounds very interesting because some people eat this as a dessert dish or a side dish. It’s a baked noodle dish that is kind of like a …


Siam Spoon Thai Cuisine Review

@ South San Francisco
427 Linden Ave
South San Francisco, CA 94080

I came to Siam Spoon because my fiance tried it once with a friend and said it was good. She also mentioned they have my favorite Thai dish, roasted duck noodle soup! So we decided to come during dinner time one night. …

Pho Tai Bo Vien

Pho The Gioi Review

@ South San Francisco
2239 Gellert Blvd
South San Francisco, CA 94080

Came here one night for dinner since this was one of the very few pho restaurants I have not tried in the area. This restaurant was actually one of the first places I had pho. Back then, it was a different restaurant …

Robot Chefs Making Noodles

Robot Noodle Making Chefs!

I guess the future of robots is upon us. Check out this link to see a robot making noodles! A restauranteur, Cui Runguan, has made a machine called the Chef Cui that costs about $2000 USD to help restaurants slice their noodles. Runguan believes the younger generation has a lot of more job opportunities than …


Turtle Tower #3 Review

@ San Francisco, SOMA
501 6th St
(between Brannan St & I-280)
San Francisco, CA 94103

This has been a long overdue review. Turtle Tower is one of the most popular Pho Ga (Chicken Pho) in the city of San Francisco. Known for the Pho Ga, they also have regular beef pho and most …

Shanghainese Thick Noodle Chow Mein

Five A’s Cafe Review

@ Burlingame
1851 El Camino Real
Burlingame, CA 94010

Five A’s Café is a restaurant located near El Camino inside a small plaza in Burlingame. From their signage, it’s called Five A’s because they serve and cook dishes from various regions in Asia. From what I can tell, it’s Schezuan, Taiwanese, Cantonese and the …