Warning: Use of undefined constant REQUEST_URI - assumed 'REQUEST_URI' (this will throw an Error in a future version of PHP) in /home/esperanzad/domains/landskronaportalen.se/public_html/wp-content/themes/bello-child/functions.php on line 73
Taoyuan Dim Sum – LandskronaPortalen
 

Although there’s a beautiful pricey steak – Creekstone Farms rib eye in a tenderizing marinade of fresh papaya and soy, the real draw for the neighborhood is the stuff that’s most recognizably Chinese, given the dearth of good Sino restaurants nearby.

ChineseRestaurantTaoyuan Dim Sum

Although there’s a beautiful pricey steak – Creekstone Farms rib eye in a tenderizing marinade of fresh papaya and soy, the real draw for the neighborhood is the stuff that’s most recognizably Chinese, given the dearth of good Sino restaurants nearby.

Location

That relative conservatism is at play at the relaunched Mission Chinese, trading in beer kegs, paper dragons and a cramped, dive-punk Orchard Street basement for smart cocktails, banquet-hall booths and an ample, gleaming dining room in the far reaches of Chinatown.

Dining

That inescapable hour-long wait for a table can be spent in the downstairs bar, but the real party is upstairs—a lively hodgepodge of bespectacled food disciples and beanie-clad millennials spinning lazy Susans loaded with pork cheeks and turnip cakes while golden-age hip-hop pumps through the room. It’s a rollicking good time, sure, but a wildly inconsistent one.

I can’t stay away from Chinese food. I really love that stuff.

The Scoville-crushing chicken wings ($13) have retained their unmerciful, skin-rippling heat, but other Bowien-fan favorites have had their burners turned down: The kung pao pastrami ($14) is a flickering flame compared to the four-alarm-chili roar it once was.

The Menu

The menu expands from those oldies with 30-plus new dishes, many of which show Bowien—with executive chef Angela Dimayuga—hasn’t wholly lost his edge. A tin of anchovies, served with tartine flatbread ($12.50) blistered via a wood oven inherited from former tenant Rosette, packs a power punch of pickled chili and crunchy fennel seed. It’s salty, spicy and impossible to stop picking at.

The whole-smoked pork jowl ($35) is over-the-top lardy—one bite satisfies your fat quota for the day. Better are the Jurassic salt-and-pepper lamb rib tips ($37), soft and lax on the bone. Slick a piece of flatbread with kefir crème fraîche, then pile on a few shreds of lamb and a zippy bread-and-butter pickle—it’s Mission-gone-Moroccan, and staunchly, singularly Bowien.

The Experience

Point of view has never been the chef’s problem—he’s got personality in spades. But that freewheeling, dip-a-toe gumption often translates to a lack of focus. There’s simply too much going on here: a sea-urchin-stocked raw bar, a roaming prime-rib cart and, most egregiously, pizza ($14)—a soggy, passable pie added to the menu simply because of that wood oven’s existence. The old idiom applies: Just because you can doesn’t mean you should.

Bello banner

Det finns inga kommentarer ännu.

Skicka in din recension

Din e-postadress kommer inte att publiceras. Obligatoriska fält är markerade med *

Sök & ha roligt

Sök när som helst efter vad du behöver, efter dina affärer, roliga eller personliga behov. Bello hjälper dig att hitta det enkelt och snabbt.

Search & have fun

Search anytime for whatever you need, for your business, fun or personal needs. Bello helps you find it easy and fast.

Utforska

Användare

Bello

Back to Bello home

© 2019 Copyright Esperanzadata – DEMOSIDA – Alla rättigheter reserverade.

Back to Bello home

© 2019 Copyright Esperanzadata – DEMOSIDA – Alla rättigheter reserverade.

Logga in

Registrera

Your personal data will be used to support your experience throughout this website, to manage access to your account, and for other purposes described in our integritetspolicy.

Har du redan konto?

Förlorat ditt lösenord

Ange ditt användarnamn eller din e-postadress. Du kommer att få en länk för att skapa ett nytt lösenord via e-post.