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ISO Korean shaved ice- pat bing soo?

Cinemaverite1 Feb 15, 2009 04:17 PM

Hi hounds

Any idea where I could find Korean shaved ice (pat bing soo)? Usual toppings can include red bean, fruit, ice cream, condensed milk, and the occasional cereal topping...

Willing to travel far and wide within the bay area for it...

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    Michael Rodriguez RE: Cinemaverite1 Feb 15, 2009 07:35 PM

    In Berkeley on Bancroft, a little west of Telegraph, is a coffee shop with lots of Korean offerings. I have seen a shaved ice dish there. Since I know nothing about Korean food I do not know if this is what you want. But there are tons of Korean students there eating this dish.

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      Cinemaverite1 RE: Michael Rodriguez Feb 15, 2009 09:46 PM

      Thanks for the tip. I'll check it out this week

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        choctastic RE: Cinemaverite1 Feb 25, 2009 04:18 PM

        There used to be a gaming room in Koryo Plaza, in Oakland that served it. It wasn't good for L.A. standards, but it was good for the Bay Area.

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      sftreats RE: Cinemaverite1 Feb 25, 2009 04:06 PM

      check for korean restaurants.. i think playground in j-town has it. and maybe arang on fillmore???

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