Soliciting Flavours

Musings (more like rambling thoughts) of a Cardiff based lawyer obsessed with food and wine

Category Archives: Chinese

The wanderers sets down roots – Nomad Kitchen at Kongs, Cardiff.

I was rather sad when Burger Theory ended their residency at Kongs and doubly sad when they failed to find appropriate premises to operate on a standalone basis in Cardiff … Continue reading

Dec 1, 2019

Back on track or off the rails? Riverside Cantonese

The Riverside Cantonese has been a Cardiff institution for as long as I can remember, having served customer from its Riverside (as in the area of Cardiff abutting the Taff … Continue reading

Oct 29, 2017 · 2 Comments

Lunch on Chinese New Year? Dim problem – dim sum at Riverside Cantonese, Cardiff.

By way of explanation of the post title for readers located outside of Wales, “dim” is Welsh for no – with “dim problem” thus meaning “no problem”. Explanation out of … Continue reading

Feb 22, 2015 · 2 Comments

Way more than just your average takeaway – Hokkei, Cardiff

UPDATED – April 2015. Closed January 2016 I don’t have takeaways very often (this one was only the fifth one this year I believe) and when I do I am … Continue reading

Dec 7, 2014 · 2 Comments