All posts tagged: chinese food

Juicy Bao

Anywhere we travel it’s impossible to miss Chinese food. And in between the sandwiches and steaks, we were in for some noodles and dumplings. Juicy Bao was recommended to us by a local friend, and it made for the perfect lunch spot while we window-shopped around Chinatown in downtown Melbourne. Because it was a late […]

Kopi Es Tak Kie

There’s nothing like waking up early on a Sunday to enjoy breakfast the traditional way, the way our parents, grandparents, and great grandparents have. If you want something beyond scrambled eggs and toast, come and enjoy what I’d call a real breakfast–one that’s worth waking up early on a Sunday morning for. Tak Kie, established at […]

Soup Restaurant

Do not be alarmed or turned off by the name. I, too, assumed Soup Restaurant served only soup. But it turned out to be a Chinese restaurant offering, yes, soup, among others, as well as other bites you’d find at other similar joints. You’ll find this chain restaurant in several spots around Jakarta, and all over Singapore and […]

Delicious Kitchen

Hong Kong–a haven for many things, but for our purposes: food (what else?). Delicious Kitchen was recommended to me by some friends who raved about its famed “Pai Gu Fan,” or pork ribs over rice. What could go wrong with pork and rice? Most of the time, nothing. But does the restaurant live up to […]