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LumDimSum · 1W ago

From Cali to China: Hatsune Hosts Ono ‘Aloha ‘Āina’ Pop-Up Dinners

‘Āina is a True Taste of Hawaii (Photo Credit: @BayAreaFoodCritics) Hawaii is the dream. A tropical paradise drawing images from sleepy palm trees, pristine blue waves, and active volcanos t...
LumDimSum · 2W ago

HANA by Hatsune: Innovative Japanese with Artful Presentation

Guomao’s China World Shopping Mall is still opening and the end doesn’t appear to be in sight! Next up on the list is HANA by Hatsune. Hatsune is one of the OGs of the Beijing food scene and...
LumDimSum · 3W ago

Locavore (Ubud, Bali): World Class Dining for Brilliant Balinese

Locavore in Ubud, Bali: A Spectacular Introduction to Indonesian Ingredients & Flavors I went to Bali. There, I said it. I don’t want this post to be me boasting about how good my life is, I...
LumDimSum · 1M ago

Village Café: From Smoothie Bowls to Poké Bowls

When it first opened, The Opposite House was the talk of the town. It changed the perception of the entire Sanlitun street which was previously notorious for tourist-trap bars with bad KTV, ...
LumDimSum · 1M ago

Hatchery Hosts Bird On A Wire: Socially Responsible Rotisserie Chicken

The Hatchery are back at it, this time bringing in Bird on a Wire from New Zealand. A restaurant that is passionate about spreading the word regarding sustainable farming practices, especial...
LumDimSum · 1M ago

Q Mex’s Taqueria: Go for 1/2 Price Taco Tuesdays!

Q Mex was, in my mind, the classic business in China story where investors open a restaurant, bring in a good foreign chef to consult and after great first impressions, the foreign chef depa...
LumDimSum · 2M ago

Sheng Yong Xing 晟永兴: The Roast Duck Restaurant We’ve Been Waiting For!

One of my favourite comfort-food restaurants in Beijing used to be Lau Pa Sak (RIP). Located opposite the Canadian embassy, it was unceremoniously demolished and refurbished last year. It mo...
LumDimSum · 2M ago

Chandeliers & CCTV Views: Dining at F Bistronome

As the new China World building ramps up to full power, more and more of the promised F&B heaven venues are opening their doors. Amongst the newer openings is F Bistronome on the 7th floor. ...
LumDimSum · 2M ago

TRB Forbidden City Hosts Michelin Chef Koen Verjans

After two years of being known as the more casual dining concept called TRB Bites@The Courtyard, the TRB Hospitality Group announced earlier in Spring that they would revamp the venue for th...
LumDimSum · 3M ago

The Orchid’s Toast Restaurant: There’s life in the Hutongs yet!

With the bricking up of the hutongs, it is easy to get depressed and believe that all your favourite small spots are going to be forever snatched away from you. Thankfully, The Orchid looks ...