Tag: chinese food

Sichuan House

Sichuan House

They might as well have called it spicy house as that’s how I initially read the name. I like houses. A roof over my head is something that I love.  I like spicy. Something to jolt me out of the mundane is good.  A bit […]

Mann’s Beijing

Mann’s Beijing

Mann’s Beijing Restaurant.  One rather misty day, we were invited to brave the fog to try some Chinese food.  Which proved to be a larger problem than expected as the restaurant was only really easily accessible by car.  I had to by turns beg, cajole […]

HKK

HKK

I admit to being very curious about Michelin starred Chinese food.  Hailing from that region of the world myself, I had always thought that this type of cuisine did not lend itself to the white table cloth and individually prepared dishes of the usual starred cuisine. […]

Phoenix palace – A dim sum lunch

Phoenix palace – A dim sum lunch

Happy Chinese New Year!  It is a busy time for Chinese restaurants now as we (I’m Chinese) are all looking to celebrate the start of the Lunar new year. In the spirit of adventurousness, we decided to depart from our usual Chinese restaurant haunts and […]

Gold Mine

Gold Mine

So on one of the coldest days of the year so far, we decided to go to a prosperous restaurant to warm our tummies and wallets.  As you may know, Chinese people are very superstitious and place great import on good omens. Although the name of […]