Sunday, September 13, 2009

Weekend Food Tripping at: New President's Restaurant

The President's Restaurant has been around the China Town area for as long as I remember. A lot of gatherings, birthday parties, graduation parties, organization get together were held there at least once! So when the news of the President's Restaurant closing down, a lot of panic came from the Filipino Chinese Community as it is a place we've grown with.

So when the news came that the restaurant has FINALLY opened after a year or more, we have to dine in there! I love it that I can still see familiar faces from Ying Ying Restaurant (same owners) and I am even happier to see the nice ambiance! And of course...clean washrooms!

Take a look at the photo above taken on a Tuesday night! Yes, on a weeknight and almost all tables have been filled!
Yang Chow Fried Rice
200.00 (approx $4.00)
for small order

I know, in every Chinese restaurant I go to, there's always Yang Chow Fried Rice, why? Well it's a measurement for me to know if a Chinese restaurant is good or not, by tasting their Fried Rice! I swear, if they can cook the fried rice perfectly, expect a wonderful meal!

Minched Spinach Seafood Soup
350.00 (approx $7.15)
for small order

If you want to be as strong as Popeye but do not want the taste of "leaves", go for Spinach Soups! I love it that it's so tasty you wouldn't even know it's vegetables! I love the mix of spinach, eggs and shrimps!

Sauteed Australian Scallops
with Seasonal Vegetables

920 (approx $19.00)
for small order

I am a fan of Broccoli but I could never be satisfied with broccolis served on restaurants, why? Because I want my broccoli to be clean, I tend to see a lot of "dirt" in between the stems and the I'll go for the scallops! Fresh scallops served on wonderful sauce.

Beef with Crispy Noodles
250.00 (approx $5.10)
for small order

Beef tenderloin that melts into my tongue and crispy noodles that's crunchy and soft at the same time. The combination is perfect!

I am glad the President's is back! Expect me to go there more often as I'm impressed with the interior, the food, the service and the smiles!

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  1. Oh my God I miss this restaurant! I saw rave reviews online so I brought my parents and family here several times when I went home in '04-'05. I can't wait to try this again, it was such a fabulous meal with the family. Aaargh!

  2. does the washroom still have air conditioner? hahaha when i was younger my friends and i used to play in the comfort room after dining hahaha... ol fun memories!

  3. Nikki I've always wanted to try this!:) I've heard a lot of raves about it from my Chinese friends. Glad to know it's open again.:)

  4. When do I ever not drool when you do these food trips of yours?!
    Crispy noodles yummmy!

  5. wow the prices are higher now ='( we haven't tried it there yet. My father's distant cousins owns Presidents before, now I think they have partners, I think the head chef is also a cantonese. I miss their cooking!


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