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Category Archives: Philly: University City

A Taste for Thai

Two decent Thai places I’ve been to this past week: Pattaya Grill and Cafetasia, located in Philly and NY respectively. At Pattaya I tried the Panang Curry, which was quite … Continue reading

August 3, 2010 · Leave a comment

Dining Days 2

After browsing through all the $15 option restaurants, Ninja-Kitty and I decided on La Pizza Rustica, a cute, little Italian cafe across the street from Sang Kee. The place itself … Continue reading

August 2, 2010 · 2 Comments

Dining Days Pt 1

With the conclusion of University City’s Dining Days (mini-Restaurant Week), I shall begin sharing my entries on the few restaurants I had tried. For the $30 deal, Ninja-Kitty and I … Continue reading

July 30, 2010 · Leave a comment

Some More Southeast Asian Food

I’ve been to Banana Leaf in Philly’s Chinatown before and had decent experiences food-wise, but felt uncomfortable by its overly vigilant and suspicious┬áservers. However, this wasn’t much of a problem … Continue reading

July 29, 2010 · 1 Comment

Sugar Philly Summer Edition

Over the course of 2 weeks, I’ve basically tried everything new on Sugar Philly‘s menu so that I could give a fair and insightful evaluation on its newest desserts: Mango … Continue reading

July 26, 2010 · 3 Comments

Crepes Comparison

On my quest to withdraw cash at 7-Eleven, I strategically stopped by Hagerty Library to glimpse at the food trucks, not expecting much. But alas, I found a jewel among … Continue reading

July 14, 2010 · 2 Comments

Fabulous Fresh Fruits & Re-discovery of Sugar Philly

During my lunch break I decided to do some food-venturing around UPenn’s area again. As much as I frequent the area, I realized that I only really have been down … Continue reading

July 13, 2010 · 1 Comment

Noodle Bowl Therapy at Sang Kee

Ok, so the Starbucks diet left me feeling pretty sick by the end of the day so I decided to get a big bowl of noodle soup at Sang Kee … Continue reading

July 11, 2010 · 5 Comments

Starbucks Week Last Day!

After 4 days of consistently eating at Starbucks I’m so relieved that today was the last day!! As much as I love carbs and sweets, I was starting to get … Continue reading

July 10, 2010 · 1 Comment

Starbucks Week Day 4

Today I tried an Apple Fritter without a clue what actual “fritter” was. Shaped like a caramel turtle, to me the fritter just looked like some glazed pastry dough, or … Continue reading

July 10, 2010 · 3 Comments