Wednesday, December 28, 2011

Itamae Sushi@Hong Kong ★★★

Revolving Sushi Bar. Love it. Onsen Tamago is my all-time favorite. It's runny egg cooked in onsen temperature and marinated in special sauce.

Sweet Shrimp & Hamachi Sushi

Fatty Salmon Sushi

Wagyu Beef Sushi

Onsen Tamago

Oyster Sushi

Crab Paste Sushi

Wasabi Octopus Sushi

Smelt Egg Salad

Itamae Sushi
Shop 1-8, 1/F,
Ka Lok Shopping Centre,
Mong Kok,
Kowloon, Hong Kong
+852 2385-8160

Australia Dairy Company@Hong Kong ★★★

Must-Try in Hong Kong. Breakfasts & Dairy Desserts. Prepare to wait in line for 15-30 minutes.

Breakfast Meal $26 HKD
butter toast, eggs, ham & macaroni in soup, & milk tea

Breakfast Meal $26 HKD
butter toast, eggs, ham & macaroni in soup, & milk tea

Breakfast Meal $26 HKD
butter toast, eggs, ham & macaroni in soup, & milk tea

Steamed Milk Custard w/ Egg Whites $20 HKD

Australia Dairy Company (澳洲牛奶公司)
G/F, 47-49 Parkes Street,
Kowloon, Hong Kong
+852 2730-1356

Tuesday, December 27, 2011

McDonald's@China ★★

McDonald's in China is Something.

Grilled Chicken Sandwich

Chaofu Restaurant@China ★★

All of These Seafood for $300 something RMB in China. Quite a deal. Fresh Seafood in fish tanks. This is a tea restaurant. They have tea leaves in their own brand.

Shrimp Steamed in Garlic

Authentic Tea

Authentic Tea

Hand-Shredded Chicken

Steamed Clams



Seafood in Fish Tanks


Poisonous Snakes in Cages

Chaofu Restaurant (朝富軒)
3 Qiwan Road, Zhongshan, Guangdong, China
中山市东区起湾道3号竹苑广场北冀一楼 邮编:528403
+86 760 8836-7788

Monday, December 26, 2011

Ying Heong Yuen@Hong Kong ★★

Egg Puffs. Must-Have Snack in Hong Kong.

Ying Heong Yuen (凝香園)
G/F, 3-7 Cannon Street,
Causeway Bay, Hong Kong

Tai Lee Restaurant@Hong Kong ★★

Gotta Have the Hong Kong Style Noodle in Hong Kong. Only a few bucks USD for the noodles.

清湯牛腩麵 $28 HKD

Tai Lee Restaurant (大利清湯腩)
5 Wood Road,
Wan Chai, Hong Kong.
+852 2892-1990 / 9012-6835

Sunday, December 25, 2011

Yamm@Hong Kong ★★

Seafood Buffet@The Mira Hotel in Hong Kong. Lobsters, Oysters, Mussels, Crab Legs, Sushi, Sashimi, Foie Gras, etc. HKD $538 per person for dinner in the weekend.

Lobster, Oysters, Mussels, Crab Legs

Foie Gras Toast

Jelly Balls for Dessert that Look Like Salmon Roe

Ground Level, The Mira Hong Kong
118 Nathan Road,
Kowloon, Hong Kong
+852 2368-1111

Tuesday, December 20, 2011

Celestino Ristorante@Pasadena ★★★

Quality Italian Food w/ Great Price. Love their Pumpkin Tortelloni.

Risotto al Nero di Seppie $15.50
risotto with squid ink sauce

Tortelloni di Zucca al Burro e Salvia $13.50
tortelloni stuffed with pumpkin with cream, butter and sage sauce

Mezzelune d’Anatra con Salsa di Funghi, Mascarpone e Mirtilli $13.00
half-moon ravioli stuffed with duck, mushrooms, mascarpone and blueberry sauce

Celestino Ristorante
141 S Lake Ave
Pasadena, CA 91101
(626) 795-4006

Saturday, December 17, 2011

Pitfire Pizza@West LA ★★

Customized Pasta@Pizza Place. Fun. Fast-food like. You can secretly customize your pasta, ingredients, & sauce. I had them make Pesto Spaghetti w/ Eggplant. Their Sangria is good too.

Pesto Spaghetti w/ Eggplant (Custom Order)

Farfalle w/ Sausage & Greens $9.95
sweet fennel sausage, farfalle, kale, touch of cream, parmesan

Pitfire Pizza Company
2018 Westwood Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90035
(310) 481-9860

Dx Peruvian Restaurant@Santa Ana (closed) ★★★

Tacu-Tacu con Bisteck (Ribeye Steak)
sautéed rice & beans w/ onions & garlic topped w/ an egg, served w/ plantains & 8oz ribeye steak

Arroz con Mariscos (Seafood Paella) $16.95
rice sautéed w/ shrimp, calamari, mussels & scallops in a palillo sauce

Sangria $5

Dx Peruvian Restaurant
3930 S Bristol St
Ste 107
Santa Ana, CA 92704
(714) 424-0014

Tuesday, December 13, 2011

Whist@Santa Monica ★★★

Great Service.

Beet Salad $16
hazelnuts, folla rossa, truffle-pecorino panna cotta

10 oz. Dry Ages NY Steak $39
bloomsdale spinach, bacon, parmesan-buttered potatoes

Black Sea Bass $32
sugar snap peas, kaffir lime, mizuna, lobster-coconut broth

Viceroy Santa Monica
1819 Ocean Ave
Santa Monica, CA 90401
(310) 260-7511