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Shabu Shabu in PDX?

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southpaw170 Oct 27, 2009 12:10 PM

Anyone know where I can find something good? I haven't been able to locate a decent Shabu Shabu restaurant in the Portland area.

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    southpaw170 Nov 4, 2009 08:15 AM

    Thanks a bunch...I'll have to give a couple of them a try.

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      JillO Nov 4, 2009 09:13 AM

      If you go to DJK, please report back and let us know about your experience!

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        southpaw170 Nov 12, 2009 11:22 AM

        Will do. I'm not sure when I'll make it out there, but when I do I will definitely report back.

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          SauceSupreme Nov 12, 2009 06:00 PM

          I thought the shabu shabu was a tad overpriced for one and even two, so I would certainly recommend going as a group to help distribute the cost.

          That being said, DJK has a lot of other great items, my favorite being the oxtail and cabbage soup.

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      nkeane Oct 27, 2009 06:17 PM

      D.J.K. in Beaverton(on Canyon Rd a few blocks west of hwy. 217) does Shabu Shabu. I cannot vouch for it as I have never been, but they do advertise it fairly prominently. Also, fwiw the parking lot tends to be full.....

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        ritabwh Nov 12, 2009 11:31 AM

        I've been there, and it is good.
        They also have a really good Korean seafood pancake.

      2. JillO Oct 27, 2009 02:31 PM

        Well, hot pot, the Chinese version of it can be had here, but I don't know about traditional/authentic shabu shabu.

        I've not been to Beijing Hot Pot, but I used to frequent Hot Pot City and was rather fond of it. At HPC, lunch is less expensive than dinner, but dinner has a lot of seafood on the bar that is not available at lunch.

        Hot Pot City
        1975 SW 1st Ave, Portland, OR
        (503) 224-6696‎

        Beijing Hot Pot
        2768 SE 82nd Ave, Portland, OR 97266
        Tel: (503)774-2525

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