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Dim Sum in Nashville??

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boogie Aug 15, 2006 12:31 AM

just moved from SF and am dying for some dim sum. can someone help a brutha out?

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    boogie Aug 23, 2006 03:50 PM

    no roasted duck and pork. so sad.

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      Phillip J Aug 23, 2006 03:04 PM

      Too bad about the food court at K & S, do they still have whole ducks and roasted pork available? As for Gold Coast, it was over a year ago when I went for the Sat. buffet.

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        boogie Aug 23, 2006 01:58 AM

        update on K&S Market:

        went there today and was informed that their food court has been closed indefinitely. bummer.

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          nm1 Aug 21, 2006 07:08 PM

          I've never tried the weekend buffet at Gold Coast, but I work near there so I've tried both buffet (once) and menu (a couple of times) there during the week. What they serve tastes like nothing I recognize after having lived 20 years in NYC and eating in Chinatown fairly often. Plus there's a strange aftertaste to the food. It wouldn't even make it as a corner takeout in NY. It's possible that in addition to having a wider menu on the weekends they also have a different cook, but otherwise I can't recommend it.

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            boogie Aug 19, 2006 02:35 AM

            i was impressed with the K&S market...great selection of int'l foods. didn't get a chance to try the food court but looked decent. they had chinese roast duck which is a good sign.

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              Phillip J Aug 18, 2006 03:01 PM

              The short answer is there aren't any. However, Gold Coast on West End has non-americanized dishes for their Saturday lunch buffet. Chinatown in Green Hills is decent enough. K & S market on Charlotte also has good but limited offerings at their food court.

              Other Asian options:
              Kien Giang, Vietnamese, on charlotte near K & S market
              Hae Woon Dae, Korean - Antioch Pike

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                boogie Aug 18, 2006 04:12 AM

                how about the best Chinese restaurant in town? let's make this easier. best asian restaurants. let's here 'em...

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                  nm1 Aug 17, 2006 07:44 PM

                  If you ever hear about any, let us know. Please!

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                    boogie Aug 17, 2006 06:32 PM

                    so cruel...

                    I need some char chiu and har gow now!

                    http://meatand3.blogspot.com

                    1. LPM Aug 16, 2006 09:59 PM

                      They're opening a Yank Sing on Broadway next month. Ha! We all wish! Sorry, no dim sum in Nashville.

                      LPM
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