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Quick, Cheap Dinner, Legion of Honor area?

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Carnitas Jul 7, 2006 02:59 AM

Going to the Pocket Opera tomorrow night at the Legion of Honor. Need to get a quick cheap dinner before the show. Any suggestions?

  1. psb Jul 7, 2006 09:07 AM

    Shanghai Dumpling King on Balboa around 34th is a well-priced
    option. Should be easy to google for lots of comments/info, but
    here are a couple of thoughts:

    1. The XLB is not of quite as high a standard as Yank Sing,
    but perfectly decent for a more homey version.

    2. I personally like the dumplings in the hot oil.

    3. It is a little small, so maybe not an option for a large
    group.

    4. It's out in the sticks and I dont know what this
    implies for primetime walkin-ability on a Friday nite.

    ok tnx,

    --psb

    1. Windy Jul 7, 2006 03:48 AM

      La Vie on Geary or PPQ Dungeness Island on Clement & 25th. Lots of other cheap options nearby.

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