Friday, March 1, 2013
Quan Luu keeps true to her family's traditions in new venture.
The story of Szechuan’s Dumpling, the new Chinese restaurant in Arlington Heights, begins two generations ago in the northern Chinese city of Nanjing. That’s where the grandparents of Quan Luu, the restaurant’s 32-year-old owner, lived, about 150 miles inland of Shanghai on the Yangtze River. That’s where Luu’s recipes, her grandparents’ recipes, originated, and that’s where her grandparents fled from during the Chinese Civil War. They fled to Vietnam, specifically Saigon (now Ho Chi Minh City). This is where Luu’s parents were born, where she was born and where her four siblings, two older sisters and two younger brothers, were born. Even though they were almost 2,000 miles from home, the family’s traditions, their culture, remained …
Thursday, February 21, 2013
Review Arlington’s newest Chinese restaurant in the comments below.
Now that Szechuan’s Dumpling’s open, we want to know your take. How is the food? How is the menu? How is the service? How does it compare to Jade Garden? Let us know by posting a comment below. Szechuan’s Dumpling replaced Jade Garden at 1360 Mass. Ave. in Arlington Heights. More info: New Arlington Heights Restaurant Opening Thursday
The restaurant should be open at 11 a.m.
Today is Thursday, Feb. 21. Here are five things you need to know: 1.) Szechuan’s Dumpling, the new Chinese restaurant in Arlington Heights, opens today. The restaurant replaces Jade Garden at 1360 Mass. Ave. Read more. 2.) From the town: MWRA Public Meeting on Upcoming Projects Tonight: At 7 p.m. this evening, the Massachusetts Water Resources Authority will be holding a public meeting in Arlington to discuss plans for pipeline replacement and extension in Arlington Heights and Brunswick Road areas. The meeting will be at Town Hall Auditorium. The project is currently in the design phase and construction is not expected to begin until late 2013 or early 2014. Full project details can be found online at arlingtonma.gov/mwra. 3.) The Super-…
Wednesday, February 20, 2013
The restaurant's menu has 55 lunch specials.
Szechuan’s Dumpling, the new Chinese restaurant in Arlington Heights, is opening Thursday, Feb. 21, according to a sign in one of its front windows. The restaurant, which replaces Jade Garden at 1360 Mass. Ave., had menus available outside Tuesday. Review Szechuan's Dumpling The restaurant’s lengthy menu (296 items in all) includes nine kinds of “dumpling/ravioli,” in addition to a number of beef, chicken, pork, seafood and vegetable dishes. It has 55 lunch specials for $6.95. The lunch specials are served with soup and white rice and are available from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily. Szechuan’s Dumpling does not have a buffet listed on its menu, but it will deliver (781-648-8882). The restaurant’s hours are Monday-Thursday 11 a.m. to 10 p.m., …
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
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