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Chicago's best Chinese bun?

snowbordinglife Apr 16, 2012 06:34 PM

My wife and I love Chinese buns? Any suggestions in the Chicago area?

  1. camusman Apr 16, 2012 07:57 PM

    Try Chiu Quon. They have a bakery both in Chinatown and on Argyle. Addictive baked pork buns.

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      jbw Apr 17, 2012 04:46 PM

      Also try Saint Anna Bakery in the CT mall for both savory and sweet (try the coconut custard) buns . Their egg custard tarts and curry turnovers are also well worth a try.

      Not too far away on Canal is the Richwell Market with a large section of pastries, and in the morning buns frequently hot from the oven.

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      1. re: jbw
        moose734 Apr 17, 2012 07:19 PM

        Almost right across from St. Anna is another bakery(name escapes me) that I think does a really good job with their buns ( and their egg tarts)

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