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mrspvr Aug 17, 2006 12:51 PM

Any favorite items from appetizer to dessert or anything to avoid?

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    Dakota Guy Aug 17, 2006 01:10 PM

    Like DC Coast [same owners], their signature dish is the smoked lobster. It is good. I like the "Peking style" duck rolls as an appetizer and their trio of sorbets is usually a good ending.

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      EricDC Aug 17, 2006 02:58 PM

      I am partial to the crispy whole fish...

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      DC in DC Aug 21, 2006 09:13 PM

      The ribs (offered as an app) are sinfully delicious. I highly recommend them.

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        dhi Aug 31, 2006 04:09 AM

        My suggestion is avoiding TenhPenh altogether. It's really overpriced for what is really mediocre Asian food. You'd do much better to just go to a true Asian restaurant.

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          Dakota Guy Aug 31, 2006 04:45 PM

          I agree that TenPenh is pseudo-Asian just as Acadiana is pseudo-Cajun/Creole. It is not the place to go for good Asian food. However, it's worth a trip once; there are a some good things on the menu even if they are not authentic to any particular ethnic cuisine.

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