Dun Huang

  • Dining

    May 31, 2012

    Double Happiness at Banana Leaf

    A new location, right across from the old one, serves up new and old favorites. And yes, you might still have to wait.

  • Blogs

    October 11, 2011

    Grocery Guide: Japanese Mayo

    I loathed mayonnaise for an entire childhood, but was mistaken. Miracle Whip was the vile family culprit. No great loss, as there's not a lot of kid food that requires mayonnaise anyway. As an adult, I was still wary of any jar of white stuff with Kraft on the label, so I chose Hellman's. It woul ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 3, 2011

    Disappointed at Dim Sum King

    Shrimp har gow at Dim Sum King​Whenever there are discussions about dim sum in Houston, I inevitably hear references to Dim Sum King, the tiny little restaurant tucked way in the hard-to-find corner behind a police station on Bellaire and Ranchester. I love eating dim sum, and while I've been ... More >>

  • Dining

    July 9, 2009

    New Leaf

    Banana Leaf begs the question: Why aren't there more Malaysian restaurants in Houston?