HOME > Chowhound > San Francisco Bay Area >
What have you made lately? Tell us about it
TELL US

Boston Hound Chow Down @ SF Chinatown

ipsofatso Jan 28, 2010 01:29 PM

I am a foodie. A wicked good curse if ever there were. SF Chinatown. Give it up. I am in town next week and I am a hot hand with the chopsticks. Szechuan, Hunan, Taiwainese, whatcha got SF? Where do the Asians go? Thank you. GO SOX!

  1. alanbarnes Jan 28, 2010 01:45 PM

    http://www.chow.com/lists/1072

    1 Reply
    1. re: alanbarnes
      baron45 Jan 28, 2010 02:15 PM

      I like Z&Y on Jackson St for Sichuan. Not many Taiwanese places in C-Town, except for the one on Columbus & Broadway. Most of C-Town serves up Cantonese cuisine.

      Just stay away from House of Nanking. You hardly see any self-respecting Chinese person eating there, so that gives you an idea.

    2. w
      walker Jan 28, 2010 02:39 PM

      Go to R & G Lounge on Kearny bet. Sacramento and Clay. Make a reservation, very popular, esp with Chinese. (I specify upstairs -- don't like to eat in the windowless basement.)

      The thing everyone gets there is really FRESH crab in shell -- salt & pepper batter on outside. They always have LIVE crab there.

      1. Windy Jan 28, 2010 05:01 PM

        If you want the best Chinese restaurants in San Francisco, don't limit yourself to Chinatown. Head out to the Richmond district, or to Millbrae (near SF airport).

        Show Hidden Posts