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Long Beach Filipino Recs? Lechon?

missmodular818 Oct 11, 2007 03:12 PM

My family is in charge of buying the Lechon (Filipino Roast Pig on a spit) for a birthday party next month that will be held in Long Beach. Does anyone have any recommendations as to where we can order this within that area?

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    Clinton Oct 11, 2007 03:42 PM

    Try Hong Kong Deli on Vermont and Carson. I think they roast their own pigs? Lots of Filipinos frequent there. Good luck.

    1. CynD Oct 11, 2007 04:34 PM

      Try the markets and delis around the I/S of Carson and Main Street, in Carson. There are a number of places around there that can accomodate you.

      1. Xericx Oct 11, 2007 05:43 PM

        Manila Sunrise in Carson on Main Street is where we usually get the Lechon. Its next to St. Philomena's. They do a good Pancit Malabon too...I brought it to the BBQ taste-off 2 years ago.

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          Nicole Sylianteng Nov 7, 2010 12:42 AM

          There is a house in Long Beach that sells Cebu lechon. So good! Let me know if you still want to know.

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            ckristina018 Dec 8, 2010 05:05 AM

            hi where in long beach?.. thanks for the info :)

            1. re: Nicole Sylianteng
              sukexxx7 Jun 22, 2011 05:21 AM

              I've heard about the house in Long Beach. Can you give me their phone number? I want to order cebu lechon for my party.

              1. re: sukexxx7
                Nicole Sylianteng Jun 24, 2011 08:29 AM

                hold on, i need to find out from my auntie.

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                  Nicole Sylianteng Jun 27, 2011 08:28 AM

                  Here is their number: (562) 426-7159

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                    sukexxx7 Jun 27, 2011 08:36 AM

                    Thank you. Appreciated.

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                      oskibear95 Jul 19, 2011 02:41 PM

                      How was it? I'm thinking of getting one for a reunion next weekend.

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                        sukexxx7 Jul 19, 2011 11:36 PM

                        I didn't get a chance to order from the house in Long Beach. I've heard good words about them. I have a co worker who knows the owner personally. She said the lechon is very good. But I did ordered lechon from Eva's Lechon in Los Angeles. It was very good, very tender, skin very crispy.

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