NeighborhoodWORM

A living network that promotes and supports the small businesses and community initiatives that are crucial to the well-being of our neighborhoods.

Happy New Year!!!

Wishing you all Neighborhoodworms a Happy New Year!! More importantly let’s help continue to support the good old neighborhood joints that we treasure this year. For this new year entry … Continue reading

January 2, 2013 · Leave a comment

Hao Chi Stinky Tofu, Tainan City, Taiwan

Stinky Tofu (臭豆腐). You either love it, or you hate it. Thankfully my girlfriend and I both love it, and there is no shortage of this delicacy in Taiwan. Our … Continue reading

April 16, 2012 · Leave a comment

Tai- Cheng Fruit Shop, Tainan City, Taiwan (泰成水果店)

This fruit shop is SUPERB! And I highly recommend it. We asked the proprietor for the current seasonal fruits, and we got plate of pineapple, tomatoes and cantaloupe. We often … Continue reading

April 14, 2012 · 1 Comment

Tim Ho Wan, Dim Sum Specialist 添好運點心專門店 , Shum Shui Po, Hong Kong

Tim Ho Wan is famous for their exquisite dim sum at reasonable prices. But their Mong Kok location is constantly full with a line of people waiting outside ALL THE TIME. … Continue reading

March 5, 2012 · Leave a comment

Sushi Dai 壽司大, Tsukiji Fish Market, Tokyo, Japan

To the sushi aficionados, Sushi Dai should already be a familiar name. But ironically Sushi Dai is actually tiny. The capacity of this tiny sushi bar is only about 10-12. … Continue reading

February 22, 2012 · Leave a comment

Pietro Panizzolo, Venice, Italy

I stumbled upon this small memorable eatery by chance when I was in Venice a few years ago. Tucked away at the end of an alley, this place is casual … Continue reading

February 22, 2012 · Leave a comment

Naughty Nuri’s Warung & Grill, Ubud, Bali, Indonesia

If you like barbequed ribs and martini’s and if you are near Ubud, then Naughty Nuri’s is the place for you. This is a casual road-side joint, and all you … Continue reading

February 15, 2012 · Leave a comment

文宇奶酪店, Beijing, China

Stumbling upon this little yogurt shop on Nan Luo Gu Xiang in Beijing was a pleasant surprise. The shop’s selection was not large, but their yogurt products were refreshing and … Continue reading

February 15, 2012 · Leave a comment

Beijing Da Dong (北京大董烤鸭店), Beijing, China

A visit to Beijing would not be complete without paying a visit to Da Dong. The dishes beside the duck are surprising good. The prices are more reasonable given the … Continue reading

February 15, 2012 · Leave a comment

Ng Ah Sio (黃亞细), Singapore

I appreciate the small establishments that specialize in one or two items. It sometimes means that they can do those few items really well, such is the case at 黃亞细. … Continue reading

February 14, 2012 · Leave a comment

奇香餅家,Kowloon, Hong Kong

When we think of bakeries and cake shops nowadays (2012) in Hong Kong, Saint Honore (聖安娜), Arome (東海堂) or Maxim’s (美心) are the default choices. After all these chains respectively … Continue reading

February 13, 2012 · Leave a comment

Restaurant Orhan, Dubrovnik, Croatia

Although it was about 2 years ago that I visited this restaurant, now that I have this blog up and running, I want to include this for sure. I was … Continue reading

February 13, 2012 · Leave a comment