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Bruin2 Aug 26, 2012 03:25 PM

I'm a fan of Ruen Pair. But I'm also curious about all the other restaurants in the same shopping center. If anyone has tried Ruen Pair and 1 or more of the others, I'd be interested in their opinion, comparing the restaurants and food items. Thanks.

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    Rosiepigs Aug 26, 2012 09:48 PM

    Do not go to Red Corner. Their Americanized stuff is gross, so unless they're real Thai stuff is good, I'd sty far away.

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      mc michael Aug 27, 2012 03:58 PM

      I thought Red Corner Asia was ok, but the lighting is so bright.

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      JThur01 Aug 26, 2012 10:14 PM

      Despite a fairly recent menu re-tool, Crispy Pork Gang & Grill is good for...wait for it, crispy pork. I haven't had their noodle dishes to compare with Ruen Pair. For noodles, and morning glory (without crispy pork) I've gone with Ruen Pair.

      1. TonyC Aug 27, 2012 04:40 PM

        Tthe board has discussed majority of the restaurants in the Plaza:
        http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/8590...

        Ganda & Crispy Pork Gang all have fantastic options. The noodle soups at CPG are solid. RP's is a rice based restaurant.

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          Bruin2 Aug 27, 2012 06:01 PM

          Thank you. Don't know how I missed that thread but it was right on point. Noticed though that there was no discussion of Thai Patio which is at the corner. Anyway, thanks for the link.

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            JThur01 Aug 27, 2012 08:25 PM

            Tony, thanks for the breakdown. I haven't gotten around to exploring much of CPG's menu...yet. It's hard for me to get past that crispy pork.

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