Last Meal at Embassy Kitchen 彌敦閣 in San Gabriel, CA

Last Meal at Embassy Kitchen 彌敦閣 in San Gabriel, CA Today will mark the final day of service for this very popular Cantonese restaurant, as the owner has decided to retire and not seek a new location for the restaurant after it was announced that the entire block where Embassy Kitchen sits has been sold…

Lobster & Steak Express in West Covina, CA

Lobster & Steak Express in West Covina, CA Unusual little place inside Hong Kong Plaza in West Covina.  With a name like Lobster & Steak Express, one would not have expected them to be a Chinese restaurant that services up dishes similar to those you would find at Newport Seafood and Boston Lobster in San…

UPDATED: Dim Sum at Capital Seafood 金都 in Beverly Hills

UPDATED: Dim Sum at Capital Seafood 金都 in Beverly Hills UPDATED: Please advance to the end of the post. Ever since the loss of Royal Star in Santa Monica around the turn of the century, and the change of ownership of VIP Harbor Seafood Restaurant in Brentwood that became The Palace, the westside of Los…

Dim Sum Dinner at Lunasia Chinese Cuisine 金凱旋宮 in Alhambra, CA

Dim Sum Dinner at Lunasia Chinese Cuisine 金凱旋宮 in Alhambra These days, if you can’t make it for a dim sum brunch early weekend hours, then having dim sum for dinner is becoming a more and more of an option here in the Greater Los Angeles area. Lunasia’s current dim sum menu offers the traditional…

Dim Sum at SF’s Dragon Beaux

Dim Sum at SF’s Dragon Beaux Owners of the very popular dim sum palace, Koi Palace, opened up Dragon Beaux in the Richmond District 2 years ago, and it’s still running strong. What sets many of the popular dim sum palaces in San Franciso apart from those in Los Angeles is the fact that they…