Author: tanspace

Beef Noodles (Niu Rou Mian) 0

Beef Noodles (Niu Rou Mian)

Yes, it’s good to hear more interest in the Niu Rou Mian, arugably the most popular noodle dish in Taiwan. I’ve tried Joy’s version and it was good. Their knife-cut noodle somehow is a...

Shabuway in San Mateo 0

Shabuway in San Mateo

Shabuway is a fairly new Japanese Shabu Shabu place in downtown San Mateo. I have not really had any authentic Japanese shabu shabu before. My only exposure have been through the Taiwanese versions of...

Water Dumpling Quest 0

Water Dumpling Quest

I also don’t usually order the dumplings at restaurants. Of the onese I’ve tried, my favorite is the Cafe Yulong’s version. The skin is good, but the filling is very good – has the...

Maru Ichi Revisited 2

Maru Ichi Revisited

Maru Ichi has redeemed itself with the Kuro ramen. My original visit after the restaurant opened was not very satisfying. However, my recent visit to it has found a great improvement. The new ramen...