The panoply of Chinese regional cuisines in the San Gabriel Valley recently increased by one with the opening of Wang Xing Ji, a San Gabriel outpost of a noted Wuxi restaurant operating since 1913. Located in San Gabriel Square, the large shopping plaza known as "The Great Mall of China," the restau ... More >>
Jim ThurmanShu Feng Yuan (a.k.a. Shu Feng Garden) closed its San Gabriel location in 2010.The restaurant scene in the San Gabriel Valley is something that is in perpetual flux, and that was no different in 2010. Some restaurants added locations -- a few to the point of becoming burgeoning loc ... More >>
D. GonzalezOkra curry at Tara's Himalayan Cuisine One of the most wonderful things about vegetables is their versatility. They can be combined with a wide variety flavors and spices, like bacon with brussel sprouts and mint with peas. But this ability to play nice with others has left many ... More >>
Dim sum, or ... ?
Anne FishbeinMr. Gold, with dim sum menuDear Mr. Gold: I hope you are in good health. But if the end were near, which restaurant would you let cater your funeral? (Hopefully Chinese.) --Richard Kurzer, L.A. Dear Mr. Kurzer: Preferably Chinese? My corpse isn't cold yet, and you're already dic ... More >>