Saturday, March 31, 2012

The Cheesecake Factory (Revisit)

The Cheesecake Factory
Date: March 31, 2012 (Saturday)
Address: One Walden Galleria, Cheektowaga, NY
Phone: (716) 685-2600
Opening Hours: Mon-Thurs 11:30am-11pm / Fri & Sat 11:30am-12:30am / Sun 10am-10pm

this becomes our must-go place every time we go to Buffalo..

Shrimp Toast Lollipops $6.95
With Ginger, Garlic, Green Onion, Cilantro and Sesame Oil, Lightly Breaded and Fried Crisp
..loved it..

Crab & Artichoke Dip $6.95
A Delicious Blend of Crab, Artichokes and Cheese Served Warm with Grilled Sourdough Bread
..not really what we expected.. & nothing special..

Wasabi Crusted Ahi Tuna $21.95
Fresh Rare Ahi Topped with a Spicy Wasabi Crust. Served with Julienne Vegetables, Miso Sauce and Rice
..the Ahi Tuna itself didn't have strong flavor, but it tasted very good with the crust.. the wasabi crust had a subtle wasabi flavor, which was good.. & the rice served with with miso sauce too.. the whole dish was great!

i also had a Caramel Royale Macchiato $4.95.. but there were too much whipped cream.. & too sweet..

Friday, March 02, 2012

法海素食軒 Graceful Vegetarian Restaurant

法海素食軒 Graceful Vegetarian Restaurant
Date: March 2, 2012 (Friday)
Address: 7131 Kennedy Road, Unit 8, Markham (Steeles & Kennedy)
Phone: (905) 479-8381
Opening Hours: Mon-Sun 10:30am-10pm

we tried to eat "healthier" & that's why we picked a vegetarian restaurant for our monthly gathering dinner!
everything was good except the desserts.. desserts were too sweet & tasted like 糖+水!!

齋滷味拼盤 Graceful Platter (Assorted Gluten) Large $11
..this is the big size (which looks like a small size to us)..

竹笙金菇素翅 (日本素翅) Vegetarian Shark's Fin & Golden Mushroom Soup (Medium) $19.99

賽螃蟹 Mock Crab Meat w/ Golden Egg on Seasonal Vegetable $16.99
日本芥末沙津汁炒素牛柳粒 Stir Fry Vegetarian Steak in Japanese Wasabi Dressing $14.99
..this is my fav..

上素小籠包 Steam Vegetable Dumpling in a Case $5.99

五柳芋蓉魚 Deep Fried Taro Fish w/ Sweet & Sour Sauce $9.99
..very filling as it's stuffed with Taro..

金菇素腿絲扒津白 Golden Mushroom & Mock Ham on Bed of Naper Vegetable $9.5