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Wat Thai festival for Song Kran this year?

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broncosaurus Mar 21, 2010 07:32 PM

Is the temple going to have any festivities this year? So sad they no longer have those booths every weekend...

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    Galen Mar 21, 2010 08:09 PM

    I don't know if the temple is going to have a festival, but the Mango Lady from the temple is back at Cha Chaa Ti making and selling mango with sticky rice on weekends again. OMG it is so good!

    Cha Chaa Ti Restaurant
    12936 Sherman Way
    N. Hollywood

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    Cha Chaa Ti Restaurant
    12936 Sherman Way, North Hollywood, CA 91605

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    1. re: Galen
      Mr Taster Mar 24, 2010 12:16 PM

      Thanks for this-- I remember she was at King Seafood Supermarket for a while, but by the time I got there, she was gone.

      Mr Taster

      1. re: Mr Taster
        Das Ubergeek Mar 24, 2010 05:07 PM

        You can still get some of the food. One papaya salad lady is in New King Seafood market, the other (with the grilled meats) has a stall in the back of the Fiesta Super Mall next to El Super on Sherman Way.

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        New King
        21415 Vanowen St, Canoga Park, CA 91303

        1. re: Das Ubergeek
          Mr Taster Mar 24, 2010 05:09 PM

          I've been to both of those markets on a weekend a few months ago and saw neither of them. How recent is your info? Was the papaya salad lady by that food vendor corner in the front, across from the cash registers?

          Mr Taster

          1. re: Mr Taster
            Das Ubergeek Mar 24, 2010 08:09 PM

            My info on New King is several months old. My info on the La Fiesta Super Mall is two weeks old. It's a permanent food court storefront marked "CHINESE FOOD", but with the old standbys on the menu above the kitchen. It's next door to La Perla del Pacífico, which also deserves love and respect, and two doors down from Metro Balderas.

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      sel Mar 21, 2010 08:25 PM

      Yes they do every year. it is April 10-11, 2010 from 9am-6pm on their poster but 8:30am-5:30pm on the schedule. See ya there!

      http://www.watthai.com/joomla/

      http://www.watthai.com/joomla/images/...

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      1. re: sel
        Mr Taster Mar 24, 2010 12:14 PM

        Hm, the food court is not mentioned on the list of events.... does anyone know if any of the vendors will be back?

        Mr Taster

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          sel Mar 24, 2010 09:26 PM

          If you click on my first link and scroll down to the poster for the festival it does say "Taste perfect Thai food"
          Alright, I'll make it even easier, here is a link to the poster:

          http://www.watthai.com/joomla/images/...

        2. re: sel
          cupcakeadozen Apr 6, 2010 09:36 AM

          yay I can't wait! Thanks for the info. I love going to Wat Thai for delicious food and entertainment.

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