Posts Tagged ‘Santa Clara’

21 Nov
2012

Choi’s Korean Restaurant, Restaurant Review, Santa Clara

Posted by Foodnut.com, November 21st, 2012

Chois Korean Restaurant Santa Clara interior decor

Why did we dine here? – Choi’s Korean Restaurant was recommended to us by a Korean friend, so we had high expectations. This restaurant is located in the Koreatown area of Santa Clara. Clearly this used to be a fast food joint that has been slightly retrofitted.

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2 Jul
2012

Orenchi Restaurant Review, Santa Clara

Posted by Foodnut.com, July 2nd, 2012

Orenchi Santa Clara Exterior Decor

Why did we dine here? – Orenchi is a very popular Japanese Noodle House that has been on our hit list for a while. They are a sister restuarant to Sumika in Los Gatos. The broth that they use is cooked for a minimum of 18 hours. It is made with organic chicken, Canadian black pork, and filtered water. There is a line much of the time. We had to wait approximately 45 minutes for a Saturday night dinner. They close up when they run out of broth, which happened about 8:30pm on this particular evening.

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13 Jun
2012

Gooyi Gooyi Restaurant Review, Santa Clara

Posted by Foodnut.com, June 13th, 2012

Gooyi Gooyi Santa Clara Exterior Decor

Why did we dine here? – Gooyi Gooyi is an authentic Korean restaurant in Santa Clara’s Koreatown. We’ve found some of the best Korean joints down here plus our neighbor recommends this restaurant, so we had to give it a try.
It is located next to an Adult store, so don’t stress.. Enter and you’ll find tables with burners and the typical massive hoods. Mostly Koreans were eating, a good sign. Prices at Gooyi Gooyi are definitely on the high side, but worth it if you love Korean food.

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29 Feb
2012

Kunjip Restaurant Review, Santa Clara

Posted by Foodnut.com, February 29th, 2012

Kunjip Santa Clara interior decor

Why did we dine here? – Kunjip is a top rated Korean restaurant in Santa Clara, situated in a Korean focused strip mall. They focus on soups and noodles, no BBQ unlike most other places.

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27 Feb
2012

Tobang Restaurant Review, Santa Clara

Posted by Foodnut.com, February 27th, 2012

Tobang Santa Clara exterior decor

Why did we dine here? – Tobang is located next door to the Korean restaurant Kunjip in a Santa Clara strip mall full of Korean merchants. We had enough soup and noodles there, and wanted some Korean BBQ.

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20 Feb
2012

Hoshi Restaurant Review, Santa Clara

Posted by Foodnut.com, February 20th, 2012

Hoshi Santa Clara Exterior Decor

Why did we dine here? – Hoshi is a small Japanese restaurant next to Lucky’s supermarket in Santa Clara. We were in the area and decided to eat here or Yuki Sushi. This restaurant is fairly informal and is run by a couple.
They have an extensive menu making it a cross between a general Japanese restaurant (IE Chicken Teriyaki) and a Izakaya restaurant. The kitchen is small, so food takes a while to arrive. The waitress also wants you to order everything at one time to prevent long pauses in your meal. Read the rest of this entry »

25 Feb
2011

Jang Su Jang Restaurant Review, Santa Clara

Posted by Foodnut.com, February 25th, 2011

Jang Su Jang Santa Clara exterior decor

Jang Su Jang is a popular Korean restaurant in Santa Clara, located on El Camino Real, home to many Korean businesses. We decided to give it a try having seen many reviews on the restaurant, in addition to personal recommendations. Read the rest of this entry »

24 May
2010

Myung Dong Tofu Cabin Restaurant Review, San Mateo

Posted by Foodnut.com, May 24th, 2010

Tofu Cabin Korean Cuisine exterior

Myung Dong Tofu Cabin is a Korean restaurant with two locations, San Mateo near Highway 101, and Santa Clara. We went to the San Mateo location which is in a strip mall next to a Marina supermarket. Our 2010 revisit of the restaurant occurred in April 2010.  They had dropped the weekend specials and added half orders. Read the rest of this entry »