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Wor Shu Opp in Philadelphia????

bankcello Feb 14, 2011 02:56 AM

Does anyone know of a restaurant where I can get wor shu opp, made in the "old fashioned" way?


  1. Delucacheesemonger Feb 16, 2011 04:52 AM

    Same old warm feeling, used to be at South China. Was served on lettuce leaf as is seemingly usual in this country and was my go to dish there as l was growing up. Cannot add anything to search, but would sure like to see it again. Thanks for memory.

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    1. re: Delucacheesemonger
      hoffam Feb 16, 2011 08:22 AM

      China King, near Front and Cheltenham Ave. Take out only. Great place for "retro" Chinese comfort food ( Wor Shu Opp, Egg Foo Young, Shrimp and Lobster sauce...).

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      Chefpaulo Feb 14, 2011 06:18 AM

      Wow, i hadn't thought about that in years. It was a favorite of mine when I lived in the N.E. and had access to Ben Lin's Jade Palace on Cottman. He served a great Wor Shu Opp (pressed duck with vegetables) but I haven't seen it on a menu in decades. Now you have me curious.

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