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Kirk K
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We were really enjoying our short time in Lyon, from the Silk Festival and Vieux Lyon, to the Basilica and an amazing dinner at Takao Takano. We'd seen a lot during that long first day, but there was another place... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at mmm-yoso!!!
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I first noticed that Taste of Himalayas was expanding to UTC back in October of last year. They finally opened around April-ish of this past year. I finally made an effort to check them out couple of weeks back. I... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at mmm-yoso!!!
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So, here's a few updates and other "stuffs" in our neighborhood. It's really Chef Jun Sushi and Kappo: So, as "Friend of Yoso FOY" Derek, mentions in the comments of my earlier post; Chef Jun is a Sushi and supposedly... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at mmm-yoso!!!
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After our recent meals at Prime Grill; the Missus mentioned Grandma's Tofu and BBQ. And while I thought that She was thinking of the Heokyumso Jeongol (Black Goat Stew) from Halmouny, the Missus was actually thinking about the Modeum Bossam,... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at mmm-yoso!!!
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After exploring Vieux Lyon we headed up Fourviere Hill, there are two funiculars up the hill; but you know the Missus, right? We walked up the hills...…. Even with the haze and mistiness, the views were amazing..... It was on... Continue reading
Posted Nov 6, 2019 at mmm-yoso!!!
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One of the first places I checked out in the Renaissance Towne Center; other than Chicago Fire Grill (not counting Pho UTC several years back) was Star Anise Thai. Tucked in the corner of the strip mall, the interior of... Continue reading
Posted Nov 5, 2019 at mmm-yoso!!!
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Zen Curry: So, Calvin really, really, wanted to check out Zen Curry. And since they had just started opening for lunch during the weekdays, I thought why not? We got there on the day that the businesses sign was (finally)... Continue reading
Posted Nov 3, 2019 at mmm-yoso!!!
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PT Eatery Replaces Pho T Cali: In my latest post on Pho Duyen Mai, "Derek R" mentioned that PT Eatery was replacing Pho T Cali. I had noticed that the Pho T Cali sign was covered while driving by during... Continue reading
Posted Nov 2, 2019 at mmm-yoso!!!
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Our train from Colmar to Mulhouse, then onward to Lyon was uneventful. We got to Lyon Part-Dieu Station and then to our apartment, a wonderful, large unit, with high ceilings, on Rue Confort, in the high rent district, fairly quickly.... Continue reading
Posted Nov 1, 2019 at mmm-yoso!!!
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We wish everyone a safe and fun Halloween..... Hope everyone has a great time and aren't too, ummm, "bushed" tomorrow. Or, ahem...."down in the dumps"..... I still haven't found any Halloween "decoration" as disturbing as "How Bad Do You Need... Continue reading
Posted Oct 31, 2019 at mmm-yoso!!!
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A couple of revisits for a Monday. Pho Duyen Mai: In the comments on my last post Pho Hut & Grill, "Alan from Clairemont" mentioned that Pho Duyen Mai had gone downhill. Which was sad news for me; since when... Continue reading
Posted Oct 29, 2019 at mmm-yoso!!!
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The Missus and I were planning a trip....well, this one is basically four trips out, and we started ruminating about croissants.....do we miss Paris, and even there, it can be hard to find a good croissant....to be honest, we've had... Continue reading
Posted Oct 28, 2019 at mmm-yoso!!!
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I know most folks think of Korean BBQ when one mentions Prime Grill.....I mean, "grill" is in the name of the place, right? But for the Missus and I, PG has been a place to get Bi Bim Bap and... Continue reading
Posted Oct 27, 2019 at mmm-yoso!!!
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We'd put in some decent mileage during our first day in Vienna. After resting up a bit, we decided to walk to a wine bar I had on my "list". Unfortunately, they were unexpectedly closed for the evening. So what... Continue reading
Posted Oct 26, 2019 at mmm-yoso!!!
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A few weeks back, even with all the new Chinese restaurants that have opened in San Diego recently, Calvin and I headed off to revisit Taste of Hunan. One of the main reasons is that Calvin's Missus just doesn't eat... Continue reading
Posted Oct 24, 2019 at mmm-yoso!!!
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I think it was my good friend Candice who first mentioned Kindred to me. And even though the Missus is now eating a fairly vegetable heavy diet at home, I wasn't sure about Kindred.....I mean not just vegan food, but... Continue reading
Posted Oct 23, 2019 at mmm-yoso!!!
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So, we lost our Internet access over the last two nights.....well, actually mostly last night. The most wonderful technician came in and fixed things up late this afternoon....after testing and crawling through our circa 1950 crawlspace. He was a great... Continue reading
Posted Oct 22, 2019 at mmm-yoso!!!
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Been kinda busy over the last month or so. I finally had a chance to drive around a bit and noticed a couple of things for a leisurely Sunday post. Saigon Restaurant Replacing Yum Cha Café: I noticed some new... Continue reading
Posted Oct 20, 2019 at mmm-yoso!!!
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After getting some "comfort food" at Tofu & Chili, the Missus was back in "mission mode". She really wanted to have the "Vienna Café" experience. So, we headed off to the café at the Hotel Imperial. Man, talk about posh.... Continue reading
Posted Oct 19, 2019 at mmm-yoso!!!
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We awoke after a good night of sleep in our apartment right outside the Ringstrasse nice and refreshed. We had a pretty jam-packed day planned out. It was windy with scattered drizzles....you know, the one's that are just bad enough... Continue reading
Posted Oct 17, 2019 at mmm-yoso!!!
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While walking to my car to grab lunch a few weeks ago I saw this food truck. I really didn't pay attention to the menu, or much else....it was the company Mira Flores LLC that caught my eye. I looked... Continue reading
Posted Oct 15, 2019 at mmm-yoso!!!
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Just a couple of revisits for tonight. Shann Xi Magic Kitchen: I was shopping around lunch time at 99 Ranch Market....business at the Balboa location seems to be picking up. Since the weather's cooling off a bit, I thought I'd... Continue reading
Posted Oct 14, 2019 at mmm-yoso!!!
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HyShinu probably would have made it to R(ecommendations) & R(equests) week, but I was a bit late on getting my visits in. "FoY" and occaisional commenter "SomTommy" sent me an email mentioning a Ramen shop in El Cajon that his... Continue reading
Posted Oct 13, 2019 at mmm-yoso!!!
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After a nice lunch back at the apartment we took a even nicer nap. After waking, the Missus made us some espresso and we headed out to the terrace and enjoy our favorite view in Colmar, the Pont de Rue... Continue reading
Posted Oct 12, 2019 at mmm-yoso!!!