Myung In Dumplings

Myung In Dumplings is a Los Angeles-based chain that opened its first San Diego outpost a couple of months ago. I’ve never had Chinese-Korean dumplings and wanted to try it out. Shortly after being seated, we were given some complimentary...

Sharetea

Sharetea is a Taiwanese bubble tea franchise that recently opened in San Diego. I’ve had their milk tea in Berkeley before and was excited to hear that they were expanding to SD! Our first visit was on Grand Opening Day,...

Dumpling Inn

Dumpling Inn, a popular Chinese restaurant specializing in Shanghai cuisine, recently underwent a large expansion and renovation. In addition, the restaurant space will also house Shanghai Saloon, a new concept that features craft beer, a whiskey lounge, and an Asian...

Iceskimo

Iceskimo started out as a pop-up shop serving snow-shaved ice, or snowflake ice. I’ve visited the pop-up shop several times last summer, and they finally opened a brick-and-mortar store in October last year. Unfortunately, I wasn’t around for the grand...

Trinitea

S and I are always on the lookout for new milk tea shops, so when we read about Trinitea on Kirbie and CC‘s blogs, we decided to try it out. Although we’re rarely in Hillcrest, we found an opportunity to...