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ISO-gold and green - Scallion Pancakes- Wheaton, Silver Spring, College Park

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Super Salad Dec 18, 2007 05:51 PM

I searched the board and found that I am not alone. As a former and fairly recently relocated NY'er I miss my scallion pancakes the most. For some reason they simply aren't common on Chinese takeout menus the way they are in NY (and much of Boston for that matter). I see that there are a few places in Rockville that offer them but I looking for something a bit closer to home. I actually spent a decent 30 or so minutes calling local Chinese restaurants in the phone book and asking if they serve scallion pancakes-- no luck. Any suggestions in the above areas?

Thanks!

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    wombat Dec 23, 2007 08:50 AM

    I've had them at Kim's Hunan on 29 in Burtonsville, but I guess that's not closer than Rockville. They might only have them on the weekends.

    The ones at A&J are worth the trip, though.

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      Super Salad Dec 19, 2007 02:06 PM

      I have been to Hollywood East many times but they do not have scallion pancakes on the regular menu. Do they have them at Dim Sum on weekends?

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        shellymck Dec 19, 2007 04:19 AM

        You might be interested in the scallion and seafood pancakes you can get at Woomi (Korean) in Wheaton. It's a dinner-sized pancake with a variety of seafood, greens and it's somewhat eggy. We get one to share on almost every visit--very addictive. Not sure if this would fill your craving but it meets the geographical requirement.

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          caphill2320 Dec 19, 2007 10:38 AM

          I like the scallion pancakes at A&J, but that is in Rockville. Have you tried Hollywood East on the Boulevard? They have pretty good everything else.

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