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One of the kind recs?

yumyum Jun 16, 2012 09:13 AM

Looking to hit up OOTK tmrw. I'm overlooking the funny name and seek good grub. What have you had that you've enjoyed? Thanks!

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    y2000k Jun 16, 2012 06:45 PM

    I like the Szechuan beef noodle soup, and the steamed dumplings.

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      bear Jun 16, 2012 11:27 AM

      The beef in chili sauce is excellent. Really tender, lots of oily spice. The pan-fried dumplings are top notch, too. Pork, cabbage and garlic in a tender wrapper. They reminded me of Wisteria House's dumplings.

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        Jenny Ondioline Jun 16, 2012 02:33 PM

        Isn't the chef here ex-Wisteria House?

        The ma po tofu is indeed outstanding, as are those dumplings. All the dumplings I've tried so far are great, in fact.

      2. gansu girl Jun 16, 2012 10:36 AM

        Curried lamb skewers are good, as are the dumplings in spicy chili sauce. My husband says ma po dofu is good too.

        Enjoy!

        GG
        http://www.semisweetonline.com

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          9lives Jun 16, 2012 09:36 AM

          Have you been to the Waterfront Cafe...end of Hanover, on Commercial...simple menu, very good bar pizza, steak tips, etc..

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            yumyum Jun 16, 2012 11:24 AM

            Umm yeah. But wanting to try this place in Allston.

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              hyde Jun 16, 2012 03:00 PM

              i think that " one of A kind " and " one of THE kind" mix ups are a most interesting part of the name of this place. i cant figure out if its genius or chinglish.

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                9lives Jun 16, 2012 03:17 PM

                too bad; great bar nearby..:)

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