CHEF PROFILE:

King Phojanakong

Chef Photo

Location

NYC

Current Restaurant

Kuma Inn

Most Memorable Meal

lunch at Arpege with my then girlfriend, now wife

Favorite Food City or Place

NYC

Favorite Cookbook

On Thai Cooking by David Thompson

Blog or Website

www.kumainn.com

Recommended Restaurants

  1. Ramen Setagaya

    for: pork broth and noodle separation.

  2. Crush (in Seattle)

    for: for fresh fish that is simply prepared.

  3. 69 Bayard

    for: after work bite and late night eats.

Ratings and Reviews

Momofuku Noodle Bar

Rating

New York, NY

Food

Southeast Asian, Chinese, Japanese, Korean

Service

02/01/08

Good pork buns. There's a lot of pork on the menu and with that you can't go wrong.

Bar Blanc

Rating

New York, NY

Food

French, International

Service

02/01/08

Overall, really good

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