Posts Tagged ‘Bakery’

October 20, 2011 Off

Sandbox Bakery (SF: Bernal Height)

By in 04: SF+Bay Area

In this quiet Bernal Height neighborhood there’s a Japanese bakery called Sandbox Bakery. I craved some Asian style bread and I’m surprised to find one near where I live (Noe Valley). Bernal height is couple J Muni train stops away. My childhood favorite: Sausage bun. Achiote Pull Pork  & Cilantro Sandwich. The bread is very […]


August 16, 2011 Off

Clover Bakery (San Jose Santa Clara)

By in 04: SF+Bay Area

When I started working at San Jose, I immediately looked up where the nearest Japanese market and bookstore are at. Right next to Mitsuwa is a small and cute Japanese bakery called Clover Bakery. The place felt very Japanese, in a way where there’s a happy faces in everything and they have something like Spaghetti […]

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May 14, 2010 Off

Greenland Teahouse (Philadelphia)

By in 11: Philadelphia

Another surprising aspect of Philly’s Chinatown was the amount of bakeries there, almost every block would have 3-4. They’re usually the hybrid of a Hong Kong style bakery (with tradition stuff like Pineapple bun, cocktail bun) with Taiwanese tea drinks and taro buns. I sampled a few and found this place to be my favorite: […]

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May 13, 2010 Off

Fork Etc. (Philadelphia)

By in 11: Philadelphia, Favorite Food Entries

I worked at Philadelphia last December here. I went back there awhile ago during its coldest time and packed on loads of pounds. After coming back I had to tone down my eating habit to get back in shape. Now finally I feel comfortable posting those food exploits. During my stays in Philly, it was […]

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July 27, 2009 1

Olive + Gourmando (Montreal: Old town)

By in 00: Canada, Favorite Food Entries

Continue with our Montreal visit. Next morning we had Brunch at this really popular place at Old Montreal called Olive + Gourmando. It was a rainy morning, though that didn’t lessen the crowd a bit. We had to waited at least 30 minutes for a table. Love the twig chandelier! It was very chaotic inside, […]

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