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Chiu Chow soup in San Diego?

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Elliot Feldman Oct 18, 2001 05:30 PM

Just left LA and moved to San Diego. I greatly miss the seafood noodle soups that I'd get at places like Kim Chuy in Chinatown and Alhambra. Any recommendations? thanks in advance.

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    buddha Oct 18, 2001 06:57 PM

    The two best chinese restaurants in town are Jasmine and Emerald Chinese Seafood restaurants. Call both of them up and see.

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      Chandavkl Oct 18, 2001 08:15 PM

      Jasmine and Emerald are HK style seafood restaurants. I think what you're looking for is more likely to be found in the Vietnamese/Cambodian/Chinese area south of San Diego State, along El Cajon Bl. (4600 through 6000 block) as well as University Ave. (4100 through 5500 block) It's been a couple years since I've been in San Diego, so I'm not sure which places are still there.

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        bobl Oct 19, 2001 01:48 PM

        Best crab I ever ate was in a big barn of a place on University Ave south of SD State. I cant remember the name, but you can find it in the KMart parking lot. Amyone know the name?

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          buddha Oct 19, 2001 04:50 PM

          Lucky Star restaurant. I posted earlier about this place. It is on 54th and University, and also has the best lobster deal in town. 12.95 for a whole lobster(Maine, the better kind).
          Good dim sum also.

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