The good people over at Smartshanghai just profiled me for their Industry Nights series, where they tap people in the F&B industry for recommendations on where to eat and drink. Here is the article, along with a mean mug. Note: These aren’t actually my top 5 places, it’s hard to pick top places, and I always give different lists to different audiences. But these are solid, and definitely some of my most frequent haunts.
[INDUSTRY NIGHTS]: JENNY GAO…
The co-founder of Baoism drops recommendations for rowdy all-night Korean, high-end Japanese beef, and serene vegetarian vibes.
Industry Nights is a semi-regular column featuring the haunts of chefs, restaurant owners, F&B managers and other marginally sane people with good eating recommendations.
Like the gua bao – those steamed buns stuffed with meats and fillings and folded over like a taco, which David Chang and Eddie Huang popularized in the west