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kevin Oct 11, 2012 03:59 PM

Where ???

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  1. J.L. RE: kevin Oct 11, 2012 04:01 PM

    Saigon Flavour on (south side of) Valley Blvd, just east of Del Mar.

    Ice Teller at Ramayani in Westwood.

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      kevin RE: J.L. Oct 11, 2012 04:35 PM

      Thanks. I'll hit up ramayani since that's closer. but i hope i might be allowed to just have that drink considering that the food was never very good.

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        Servorg RE: kevin Oct 11, 2012 05:13 PM

        Simpang Asia for their Ice Alpokat (avocado smoothie) http://simpangasia.com/

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          PayOrPlay RE: Servorg Oct 11, 2012 05:33 PM

          Yes, Simpang Asia.

          (Although we're also making some very nice ones at home now, using coconut milk, chocolate sauce, and a bit of warm caramel for "body".)

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            J.L. RE: Servorg Oct 15, 2012 10:04 PM

            OK reporting back on the Ice Alpokat at Simpang...

            Very, very good. BUT I still like the Vietnamese version at Saigon Flavour better.

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              Servorg RE: J.L. Oct 16, 2012 02:45 AM

              For me it's the difference between driving 2.5 miles to Simpang Asia or 25 miles to Saigon Flavour. Considering traffic and gas prices it isn't a no brainer...it's even an easier decision than that.

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                kevin RE: Servorg Oct 16, 2012 10:32 AM

                Ok, ok, ok.

                I'll hit both up very soon. Especially since both are pretty cheap too, I would presume. Under $5 a glass, perhaps ?

                What do you order for dishes at Simpang ?

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                  Servorg RE: kevin Oct 16, 2012 10:36 AM

                  http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/8627... and I like this dish too...

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        chrishei RE: kevin Oct 11, 2012 04:20 PM

        Lee's Sandwiches

        1. TonyC RE: kevin Oct 16, 2012 11:17 AM

          comes with a pair...

          Cafe M
          Euclid, Garden Grove.

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            kevin RE: TonyC Oct 16, 2012 11:24 AM

            a pair ???

            Is this in reference to a cafe similar to Di Vang 2 ??? Are we on the same wavelength ?

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              TonyC RE: kevin Oct 16, 2012 11:52 AM

              yeah, buuuudddddy. (Yes, we're kinda old.)

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