Munchimonster

Adventures in Eating & Cooking

Sakura: Japanese, Taiwanese, or Shanghainese?

Adorned with bright green on the corner of 10th and Race, Sakura always seemed like a mystery to me. The name implies Japanese food, but the location is definitely Chinatown. … Continue reading

October 4, 2010 · 4 Comments

Very Yummy Mochi

Aside from chugging tons of yummy Ten Ren bubble tea, I’ve also turned my eye to some of the adorable treats at Yi Mei Fung bakery in Flushing. Having tried … Continue reading

August 30, 2010 · 5 Comments

Cold Dishes for a Hot Day

I trekked all the way to Koja to try their Korean food on this humid summer day (and for the cheap Friday special deal), only to find that they were … Continue reading

August 6, 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

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

Decent Chinese Restaurant in University City

Yesterday I met up with my friend Soobin who had a craving for Chinese food, so she took me to a place on Spruce Street called Beijing Restaurant. Surprised that … Continue reading

July 1, 2010 · 3 Comments

Compilation of Overdue Asian Food Posts

Ok, so bio labs and traveling b/w Philly and NY all the time has eaten a lot of food blogging time so I’m just going to compile a few overdue … Continue reading

June 6, 2010 · 3 Comments

Red Ribbon Bakery Cake

Apparently, Red Ribbon Bakery is a famous Filipino chain bakery here in California. Pri said they were famous for their cake, so I got a slice of Pandan Macapuno for … Continue reading

March 31, 2010 · 1 Comment

Another Bowl of Noodles

Walked back to Sang Kee on Thursday through the treacherous pools of slush and snow, but this time it was worth it. I ordered the BBQ Eel Udon Noodle Soup, … Continue reading

February 13, 2010 · 1 Comment

Oodles of Noodles

I GOT A NEW CAMERAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA!!!!!! WOOOOOOOOOOOT!!!! Sony Cybershot!!!! For like $120!!!! So that means I CAN TAKE FOOD PICTURES AGAINNNNNN YESSSSSSSSS!!!!!!!!!!!! And even more good news, Sang Kee Noodle House … Continue reading

February 6, 2010 · 3 Comments