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Jan 23, 2010 05:23 AM

pho, soup dumplings or steamed buns near sfo?

any suggestions? looking for any of the above super convenient to sfo. cheap and non-fancy a must. delish food a given and open until at least 9pm or so. need to fuel up before today's red-eye!

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  1. Couple of places:

    Shanghai Dumpling Shop
    455 Broadway, Millbrae, CA 94030

    Sunny Shanghai
    189 El Camino Real, San Bruno, CA 94066

    1. Fung Lum, Harbor Village are in the international terminal pre-security. The international terminal is a fairly short walk from both north and south terminals, so you can check bags and walk down for some dim sum.

      Not as good as going to Millbrea, smaller kitchen, high prices, make sure you get what's fresh, but good in a pinch.

      In general, search "millbrea dimsum" or "millbrea XLB" for recs.

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      1. re: bbulkow

        thanks guys!
        we went to sunny shanghai. spectacular soup dumplings, really great rice cake, garlic sauce for broccoli was perfectly spiced with just the right kick, if a little greasy and on the sweet side. beef noodle soup was a little bit of a disappointment. really, i should have just ordered 2 soup dumplings. they were that good.