Tag: Restaurants

Best Seattle Restaurants

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Someone was asking me for the best restaurants of Seattle. Lots of controversy, here, but The “Seattle Times”:http://edb.seattletimes.nwsource.com/ae/scr/st_res_sr.cfm?a=0&ah=0&o=1&cui=0&winSize=50&chunkSize=10&oo=2&p=0&s=3&d=n&oh=y&alpha=&beer=f&smoking=&ckBox=&keyw= has their best list. Notable new ones as opposed to boring old ones (but they are still great like the Herbfarm or Rover’s) are: * Beato Food and Wine. It’s more of a local place in West…

VaBene ??? and SOAHC

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OK, I’m way behind on blogging restaurants, here are some: “Va Bene”:http://www.cityweekend.com.cn/shanghai/listings/dining/italian/has/vabene/. This is an Italian restaurant that looks like a villa. You don’t know you are in Shanghai. The clientele is mainly western, so its kind of a nice spot. Also went to “SOAHC”:http://www.shanghaiguide.com/restaurants/?detail=922 which is next door. That is a local chinese cuisine….

No. 50 Moganshan Rd

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“No. 50 Moganshan Rd”:http://com.miami.edu/china/index.php?subaction=showcomments&id=1153121941&archive=&start_from=&ucat=6& ?????50? not dry mountain? is a renovated power plant that has some amazing art and sculpture that is at the cutting edge of art in China. It is mainly post-modern stuff and really interesting. The artists live in their galleries, you can see the little day beds and things everywhere. It…

Angel Club

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We didn’t actually go there, but Phil told us the “Angel Club”:http://www.clubzone.com/c/Beijing/Nightclub/ANGEL_CLUB.html is one of the hotest restaurants in Beijing. Its actually right next to an enormous bowling alley and a bunch of other clubs. Its part of a group of clubs owned by “http://www.tangclub-bj.com/”:http://www.tangclub-bj.com/ No. 6 Gongti Xi Lu,ChaoYang District(South to Gongti 100 Bowing…

Concierge.com Shanghai Restaurants

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“Concierge”:http://www.concierge.com/destination/shanghai/eating is the Conde Nast Traveler web site. Aside from T8, they have some other great recommendations including 3 on the Bund. I’ve been there and while the food was very good, the main thing was the amazing view of the Bund. Other ones that I need to check out are “Creek Kitchen”:http://creekart.cn which is…