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Sri Lankan Food in SF?

Shandy Jun 30, 2002 02:07 PM

So does anyone know if there is a Sri Lankan restaurant in San Francisco? Or anything that comes close?

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    Jamie RE: Shandy Jun 30, 2002 02:47 PM

    There are none but you can get pretty close with South Indian Restaurants. They have iddly, Uppum etc although they dont seem to have stringhoppers. If you do a search on Chowhound I think you will find quite a few including a famous one in Santa Clara.

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      Melanie Wong RE: Jamie Jun 30, 2002 02:57 PM

      Here's one further away in Santa Cruz - Asian Rose.

      Link: http://www.metroactive.com/papers/cru...

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        Shandy RE: Melanie Wong Jul 2, 2002 04:00 AM


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          Melanie Wong RE: Shandy Jul 2, 2002 04:38 AM

          Please report back if you have a chance to try it. We have no first hand reports on Asian Rose or any other Sri Lankan restaurants.

      2. re: Jamie
        Melanie Wong RE: Jamie Jul 24, 2002 07:02 PM

        In case anyone else was wondering what stringhoppers might be, here's a link to a post on the General Topics board with a description.

        Link: http://www.chowhound.com/topics/show/...

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