Best Chinese Restaurants in the US
Posted 30 March 2012 - 08:32 PM
"From a young age, my parents impressed on me the values that you work hard for what you want in life, that your word is your bond and you do what you say and keep your promise, that you treat people with respect. They taught and showed me values and morals in their daily lives." © hollywood 2016.
Posted 30 March 2012 - 08:54 PM
The entire premise is fatally flawed because no one is in a position to survey the entire country and make a credible list. There are too many cities and too many restaurants.
If a knowledgeable New York based writer wanted to take a shot at picking the 10 best Chinese restaurants in the 5 boroughs then we'd have something to talk about. Personally, if someone were going to make a list like that I'd prefer that they *didn't* try to rate them comparatively. Declaring a "best" restaurant in New York is a doomed effort. Some places excel at certain dishes, others excel at other dishes.
People often declare a place "the best" because they do a great job on their 5 favorite dishes. Which is great if you happen to like those 5. Of course, you might prefer 5 other dishes and find that another place makes superior versions. Which is "best?" It depends on what you like.
"But this is blatant ultracrepidarianism on my part." - Taion
“I have a dream of a multiplicity of pastramis.”
"Why can't a horse fuck another horse and then race a few days later? Sort of like a boxer." - Joethefoodie
"once the penis came out, there was discussions as to why we didn't order the testicles" - Daniel describing a meal in China