Archive > February 2008

two restaurant reviews

…ran in the February issue of that’s Beijing. One was a review of Trader Vic’s, also mentioned in the that’s 7 Days e-newsletter as the that’s restaurant of the week. The other restaurant review was of Cheer Thai and Vietnamese. I enjoyed them both, but sadly, Trader Vic’s has already closed!  It was the poor [...]

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street food beijing: jianbing 煎饼

(This is going to be the first in what will hopefully be a series on street food in Beijing.) I love street food: it’s one of the best ways to get right to the heart of a culture’s cuisine. Beijing offers many fascinating opportunities to experience street food. It might be a city bursting with [...]

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