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Apr 21, 2006 12:22 PM

Can anyone recommend a chinese restaurant (not chain) comparale to PF Changs?

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I am looking for more of an American influenced Chinese restaurant - and not the Chinese restaurants in Alhambra or Monterey Park. Thanks!

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  1. Madame Wu's in the Grove was it, but they went under. I would try Genghis Cohen on Fairfax.

    1. xian in beverly hills.

      1. Panda Inn on Foothill -- it's part of the Panda Express chain, but the food is much better. Mushu pork/chicken is done tableside; delicate sea bass; fried fish in black bean sauce; spicy tofu and eggplant; brown rice; tangy Panda chicken salad (w/ pineapples); the honey walnut chicken. You get the picture. =)

        1. Yang Chow downtown?

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            1. re: David Kahn

              Yes, it's a slap in the face of all PF Changs.

              1. re: ipse dixit

                Actually, I don't have any personal knowledge of either. I just know that my sister loves both places so...

                1. re: ipse dixit

                  PF Chang is such corporate nonsense "Chinese" food. Yang Chow is so beyond what Chang's would ever be.

            2. buddha's belly on beverly. same idea, same caucasian servers (anyone see south park this week?) only much better food.