Tag Archives: Dumplings

Din Tai Fung (Glendale)

Anh and I have been spending a lot of weekends up in LA lately so why not share what we’ve been eating? There are three different Din Tai Fung locations in the Los Angeles area.  The first two are in Arcadia while the newest location here opened in Glendale late last year at the Americana […]


Read more

Cultural Spotlight: Chin’s or Should I say “Chef Chin” (Kearny Mesa)

Chin’s is a Chinese restaurant in San Diego you may have heard of. Compared to other Chinese restaurants, it is quite “fancy” in decoration and pricing. I heard that the Chin’s restaurants are owned by one family, and throughout the years they have separated into two ownerships.  You may have noticed the Chin’s on Convoy became “Chef Chin”. The […]


Read more

Dumpling Inn on Convoy

For those of you who haven’t tried Dumpling Inn in San Diego, you’re in for a real treat!  My office used to be a few minutes away from this quaint hidden gem and we would frequent here for lunch on a weekly basis.  It’s been nearly 8 years since first coming here and there doesn’t […]


Read more

Hi “Mr. Dumpling,” nice to meet you.

Yes, this place is called Mr. Dumpling. It’s a little hidden but worth a visit here and there. I’d say Dumpling Inn is much better if you don’t’ mind the wait. But nevertheless, they got two dishes out of three down. It’s just that the third dish was what I was looking forward to most […]


Read more