Buford Highway Archive

Pancho’s

Sometimes, I feel a little guilty. I blather on and on about food – ethnic food in particular. I advocate for Buford Highway as a dining destination, a place to …

Blogger EatUp – Tacos & Beer at El Rey Del Taco!

A lot of you have already been to El Rey del Taco. I know I’ve been talking about it for years – it’s not a big secret. But it’s good, …

Fil-Am Star Cafe & Bakery

I’ve always been a bit puzzled by the lack of Filipino restaurants in Atlanta. There is a Filipino community here, and the food, while unfamiliar to most Americans, is a …

串 Te Wei Chinese Kabobs

I only know a few characters of Hanzi, and this is one of them 串 (chuàn). It has several meanings, but the one that’s important to me is “skewer”. …

Thiên Thanh

I’d started to think things were getting a little boring with the Vietnamese restaurant scene around here. The old favorites were still there – Quan Ba 9, Yany Express, Phở …

Don Pepe’s Taqueria

You want to hack me off? I mean, really just irk the crap out of me? Give me a bad taco. Dry, overcooked, stringy meat. Lifeless corn tortillas with all …

“If you could see what I’ve seen with your eyes…”

I guess it’s time for my once a year, “one month in a single post” recap. July has been busy, especially with hosting the first Si Fang Cai (Secret Supper)

3rd Buford Highway Blogger’s “EatUp”

Once again, Atlanta area food bloggers are invited to get together in a casual, informal environment, grab a bite to eat and get to know each other. This isn’t limited …

Pan American Bakery

You’ve got to love a good pun – especially one that works all the angles: “Pan American Bakery”. Get it? It’s a Colombian bakery (South American), but it’s in the …

Best Dishes of Buford Highway 2009


Pork noodles with pickled vegetable – Northern China Eatery


Niu ruo mein – Ocean Garden, Chinatown Food Court


Sliced fish in chili oil – Delicious Kabob


Torta al Pastor –