Archive | November 2014

Homey Taiwanese style Japanese food in fine form, 和風屋 do not…

Homey Taiwanese style Japanese food in fine form, 和風屋 do not disappoints in both quality and price: tempura, today’s catch nigiri plate, chicken and pork tonkatsu lunch combos…. all at under $15 US. The nigiri are better than some of the ones I have in much fancier spots.

Start with some fresh clam soup then on with the oyster fest, in…

Start with some fresh clam soup then on with the oyster fest, in omelette pancake and lightly poached with garlic sauce at 圓環邊蚵仔煎, love this spot.

Holy sweet thick taste tonkotsu broth! Super tender and smoky…

Holy sweet thick taste tonkotsu broth! Super tender and smoky roast pork, perfect marinated egg with thick noodles. 東京高田馬場-鷹流拉麵 is the place to go for sure.

Small dishes, salmon and mixed sashimi bowls at 大江戶花式丼飯, is a…

Small dishes, salmon and mixed sashimi bowls at 大江戶花式丼飯, is a good no frills and friendly spot every neighborhood should have.

I know what you’re thinking, that dish looks crazy……

I know what you’re thinking, that dish looks crazy… and yes, crazy good, 阿水獅豬腳大王 (not to mentioned their web address is assfood.com.tw). This family been braising pork knuckles for over 100 years, and the flavor shows, also with braised tofu and thin noodles. 

Marinated brisket slices on top of chewy buckwheat noodles at…

Marinated brisket slices on top of chewy buckwheat noodles at 玄麻蕎麥處, with savory spicy dipping sauce, chicken karage and spinach in sesame paste.

Found my latest favorite shaved ice combo at Ice Monster: Red…

Found my latest favorite shaved ice combo at Ice Monster: Red bean milk shaved ice with red bean, peanut sauce and condensed milk.