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Island Hopper owners take over Royal East in Cambridge

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junior coyote Nov 27, 2013 06:38 AM

Not sure when this happened. Get your Malaysian fix in Cambridge.

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  1. jgg13 RE: junior coyote Nov 27, 2013 07:03 AM

    At least a year ago:

    http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/8705...

    1. BostonZest RE: junior coyote Nov 27, 2013 11:33 AM

      Now that is reason to be thankful!

      Great news and my favorites are on the menu.

      http://www.royaleast.com/

      And, it is a great location for their former customers. It's just about a mile from the old spot.

      Penny
      http://www.bostonzest.com/

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        DnJinCambridge RE: BostonZest Nov 29, 2013 02:18 PM

        I went to Royal East Wednesday night after spotting this message on the board. I talked with one of the former owners of Island Hopper (Karen). She was so warm and welcoming. And, they made my favorite dish for me, Kapitan Chicken, even though it is not on the menu.

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        TimTamGirl RE: junior coyote Dec 2, 2013 06:45 AM

        But still no laksa... sigh.

        1. croutonweb RE: junior coyote Dec 3, 2013 10:30 AM

          When Island Hopper was in Back Bay, I used to get the Mee Goreng for lunch all the time.

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            cambridgedoctpr RE: junior coyote Apr 14, 2014 05:49 PM

            any new thoughts about what i should order at Royal East?

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