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Big_Ben Dec 14, 2012 09:27 AM

Hi All,

Has anyone been recently? My wife read this week's review in the Times and wants to try, but some older posts here suggest that it's leaves a bit to be desired. Would love some first hand knowledge.

Thanks!

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    r32nissan RE: Big_Ben May 23, 2014 08:15 PM

    Very old thread. Apologies, but wife and son went tonight.

    Lobster was excellent.
    Fried flounder was exceptional - I love that the bones on the edges of the flounder were fried so well that they could be chewed and eaten
    Watercrest with preserved bean curd was very well done.

    Can't wait to come back for Dim sum.

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      Lau RE: Big_Ben May 29, 2014 06:18 AM

      they changed chefs like maybe 2 years ago? supposedly its alot better now (used to be awful). A friend of mine tried with her parents like a year ago and said it was surprisingly good

      ive been meaning to try, but just haven't gotten around to it.

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        swannee RE: Lau May 29, 2014 06:34 AM

        Lau, we await your judgement.

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          Lau RE: swannee May 29, 2014 07:07 AM

          yah ill give it a whirl...btw this was for dinner specifically, i heard dim sum is still kind of ehhh

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