Munchimonster

Adventures in Eating & Cooking

White Bear Wontons

小白熊 (directly translated to Little White Bear) is one of those hole-in-the-wall shops that oozes of China. It’s a cramped little space with dirty dilapidated chairs occupied mainly by people … Continue reading

August 19, 2011 · 1 Comment

$10 Sushi

Recently, there has been an outgrowth of giant Asian supermarket malls in Flushing (and trendy new bubble tea joints too!) It’s kind of interesting how the groceries industry seems to … Continue reading

August 18, 2011 · Leave a comment

Mediocre Food at D.P. Dough

Steff and I went on a bit of a night adventure around UPenn’s campus yesterday after a failed attempt to get free food on our own campus. (Long story short, … Continue reading

February 3, 2011 · Leave a comment

Free Food, Just a Text Away!

Nothing screams awesome more than “free food” except “delicious free food”, which is what Tenka brings to all the poor starving college kids in NYC. Well, maybe not exactly starving… … Continue reading

December 19, 2010 · Leave a comment

Legit Japanese Food in a Cart!

While I was waiting at the Drexel’s Hagerty Library for the Dragon Shuttle to take me to my new work at Hahnemann Hospital, I noticed a series of three food … Continue reading

October 10, 2009 · 3 Comments

Weird Falafels

Having remembered that Serious Eats named Rainbow Falafel & Shawarma the third best falafel-provider in Union Square, I dragged my hungry friends there expecting a cheap delicious lunch. Indeed the … Continue reading

July 1, 2009 · Leave a comment

Massive Cheap Feast at WooRiJip

After my friends and I finished filming for an AP Chinese project in Koreatown (as ironic as this sounds), we went to grab a bite at the cheapest, fastest Korean … Continue reading

June 9, 2009 · 5 Comments

Cafe Zaiya

I went with my dad to the 42nd St. Mid-Manhattan Library the other day, and we stopped by Cafe Zaiya for a late lunch/early dinner. We split a yakisoba bento … Continue reading

April 14, 2009 · 6 Comments

Teriyaki Boy

After my failed attempt to drag my friends to Cafe Zaiya last Thursday, Oniichan tried to make it up by bringing Hehebro and me to Teriyaki Boy in Times Square. … Continue reading

April 6, 2009 · 4 Comments