Dim Sum

New Asia, San Francisco

December 28, 2015 // 0 Comments

New Asia is my Uncle Tong’s favorite dim sum spot in Chinatown. He’s told me that he just loves how big the place is with such great air circulation and energy flow. [...]

Dim Sum at Sun Sui Wah

December 12, 2015 // 0 Comments

I was pretty surprised myself that I had not been to Sun Sui Wah’s Richmond location, although I was a frequent visitor to their Vancouver location when I was living in [...]

Dim Sum at The Roc Seafood

July 25, 2015 // 0 Comments

I was looking for a place for dim sum gathering with Mom and her old neighbors Mr. and Mrs. Chen, who were visiting from China. I felt like exploring East Van again, and [...]

Chinese New Year Lunch at Empire Seafood

February 21, 2015 // 2 Comments

I did try to warn the French ladies Jenny and Justine about the idea of doing lunch the first Saturday after Chinese New Year – it is no doubt, the busiest day of the [...]

Dim Sum at Tin Tin Seafood Harbour

November 22, 2014 // 0 Comments

I had come here several times for dim sum and always thought there were pretty decent. But this time, the experience at Tin Tin was terrible. We booked a table for 2 at [...]

Dim Sum at Tak Heng Hot Pot

September 16, 2014 // 0 Comments

My mom could be a pretty picky diner herself. So I was curious why she insisted taking me to Tak Heng Hot Pot for dim sum. When the food arrived, I was amazed how HUGE the [...]

Dim Sum at Dynasty Seafood Restaurant

August 31, 2014 // 0 Comments

It had been a while since I had dim sum outside of Richmond. As I promised my mom some good dim sum for the weekend, I picked Dynasty Seafood, a high profile Chinese [...]

Dim Sum at HML Seafood Restaurant

August 9, 2014 // 0 Comments

The dim sum dishes here were flat, flat, and flat! My mom and I ordered 4 dishes. We waited 20 minutes… No food. I asked a man who worked there and he looked like a [...]

Trying New Dim Sum Dishes At Gingeri

August 4, 2014 // 0 Comments

It was my first time having dim sum at Gingeri. I only ate here once for a Wedding Banquet and it was a great dinner. We tried to go for the dishes labelled [...]

Dim Sum at Red Star Seafood Richmond

July 3, 2014 // 0 Comments

Red Star Seafood had been one of the most established Chinese fine dining restaurants in Vancouver with 2 locations in Vancouver Marple area, and central Richmond. I had [...]

A Dim Sum Treat at Garden City Hot Pot

January 29, 2011 // 0 Comments

My favourite dim sum place in Richmond is Garden City Hot Pot (新鏞記火鍋). Garden City Hot Pot is a high end Cantonese style hot pot restaurant. I am always a little [...]