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Old 08-23-2013, 07:58 PM
 
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I need to add C & T Wok Restaurant in Morrisville. GREAT authentic food. I found out about the place from a physician I work with who is Taiwanese. She and her family live in North Raleigh, eat there often as do her parents who live in Chapel Hill. The restaurant also has both American and Chinese menus. The place is small; last time I was there we were the only non-Asians....proof it's good!

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I have to second C & T Wok in Morrisville, they are fantastic and have a large following.
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Old 08-24-2013, 01:22 PM
 
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3. Taipei Cafe on Chapel Hill rd in Morrisville. Runs by a lady who used to run Mama Wok in Cary. They serve Peking Duck but have to call in a day before.
We haven't tried the Peking Duck there, but we LOVE their lunch specials. One of my favorite lunch spots locally =)
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Old 08-24-2013, 05:40 PM
 
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Why is it so hard to find good, clean Chinese restaurants?
Peking Garden in N. Raleigh off Six Forks Road is clean and excellent food. No buffet. Owner, Cody, is great! Been dining there since we moved back to NC in 1998. Take friends and family there and never been disappointed.
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Old 08-25-2013, 05:43 AM
 
Location: Clayton, NC
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Imperial Garden in the shopping plaza at Lead Mine and Sawmill has been good every time we've eaten there.
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Old 08-25-2013, 08:19 AM
 
Location: Cary
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If you notice a lot of the Chinese buffet restaurants have been closing. I think the owners have all switched over to Chinese massage parlors which is nothing more than a rub and tug. They are everywhere now!

Umm, I don't want to see your review of Greek restaurants then.
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Old 08-25-2013, 08:55 AM
 
Location: Cary, NC
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Weird, I know of a lot of Chinese restaurants but no massage parlors...I guess that's because I'm looking for the restaurants and not the massage parlors
There's a place next to Bruegger's Bagels in Cary on Maynard near Kildaire. They changed the sign, but when it originally opened it was this shady looking storefront covered in a white curtain, white christmas lights around a sign that was hand done that said "chinese massage". Now it says something like Yucca Foot Massage or something, but the first thing I thought of was the "rub and tug" lol.
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Old 08-25-2013, 11:03 AM
 
Location: Raleigh NC
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There's a place next to Bruegger's Bagels in Cary on Maynard near Kildaire. They changed the sign, but when it originally opened it was this shady looking storefront covered in a white curtain, white christmas lights around a sign that was hand done that said "chinese massage". Now it says something like Yucca Foot Massage or something, but the first thing I thought of was the "rub and tug" lol.

That's exactly what they are!
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Old 08-26-2013, 05:00 AM
 
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The thing that I find I miss most from Columbia, SC is Miyo's/M. Cafe which did a semi-gourmet take on Chinese cuisine, especially Szechuan. Anybody know of what the closest approximation is here in the Triangle? I love to cook Szechuan and have gotten pretty good at kung pao, but sometimes you want to leave the cooking to somebody else!
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Old 08-26-2013, 05:19 AM
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The thing that I find I miss most from Columbia, SC is Miyo's/M. Cafe which did a semi-gourmet take on Chinese cuisine, especially Szechuan. Anybody know of what the closest approximation is here in the Triangle? I love to cook Szechuan and have gotten pretty good at kung pao, but sometimes you want to leave the cooking to somebody else!
Super Wok in Cary, Happy China in Durham, Gourmet Kingdom in Carrboro - I think there are a few more as well but I've only tried these. Really good authentic Szechuan!
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Old 08-26-2013, 06:21 AM
 
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That's exactly what they are!
Care to elaborate on that? (as in: "how do YOU know?")


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