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Comment Archives: stories: Chow: Chow Feature

Re: “Sandwiches on the Avenue

a hamburger is not a sandwich.

0 likes, 1 dislike
Posted by rconnelly on 10/11/2014 at 8:59 AM

Re: “Sandwiches on the Avenue

How you can write an article about sandwiches on 4th avenue and not have one from bumsteads is beyond my ability to comprehend.

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Posted by ronb on 10/11/2014 at 7:09 AM

Re: “Sandwiches on the Avenue

BURNIE: I'm sure you do.

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Posted by Dan Gibson on 10/10/2014 at 12:30 PM

Re: “Eat Your Vegetables

we ate there on a Friday, the grilled pizza came with an iced tea and it was $10.00 as the special. The pizza was huge, easily enough for 2, we brought our own wine, so it was less than $25.00? Seemed more than affordable to me!

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Posted by t on 10/10/2014 at 9:51 AM

Re: “Sandwiches on the Avenue

"we're not sure of the association between this sandwich's name and the chicken, bacon, wing sauce and ranch dressing inside"

Are you serious? The association is obvious. Hot chicks + over cured porkers + potential to burn you + ranch dressing inside...

I completely understand the name.

2 likes, 1 dislike
Posted by BURNIE MAK on 10/10/2014 at 8:22 AM

Re: “Eat Your Vegetables

I ate here with my cousins when they visited Tucson. Everything was tasty and the service was terrific. We had a relaxing dinner and the prices weren't too bad for the artistic presentations, creative ingredients, great service and nice customers who spoke to us.

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Posted by aliG8r on 10/09/2014 at 4:52 PM

Re: “Sandwiches on the Avenue

So, what beer would you recommend with Cinnamon Toast Crunch???

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Posted by mrbigshotno1 on 10/09/2014 at 1:39 PM

Re: “Eat Your Vegetables

It's just so disheartening that healthful food options have to be so expensive. This place is truly unattainable for someone on a student budget.

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Posted by t on 10/09/2014 at 8:39 AM

Re: “Eat Your Vegetables

I'm NOT a vegetarian, but recently ate here with a friend. We opted for the rooftop seating. It was a fantastic setting for a quiet dinner. The food was amazing, I had the grilled pizza with almond pesto and other chopped veggie on top. It was a great meal, didn't miss the meat at all. I can't recommend it enough!

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Posted by bg on 10/09/2014 at 7:46 AM

Re: “Identity Crisis

For a $6 substitution, it had either be all-you-can-eat, or the chef had better be preparing these tableside and placing them on a gold platter. Seriously, WTF.

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Posted by Matt Hydeman on 10/06/2014 at 3:49 PM

Re: “Kung Fu Noodle's Not a Knock Out

Former Az Daily - fair enough, I miss understood what you were getting at. Perhaps what the reviewer was saying they appeared authentic to him/her, but had no appropriate way of confirming the same.

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Posted by BURNIE MAK on 10/04/2014 at 11:38 AM

Re: “Kung Fu Noodle's Not a Knock Out

What the inspector saw: Nine critical violations on June 3, including a pork roast thawed overnight at room temperature instead of in the refrigerator, staff washing hands without soap and rice stored in dirty plastic bowls. Staff was unable to answer questions on food safety.

What the inspector saw: Nine critical violations on Aug. 1, including “multiple small live bugs in sugar,” moldy vegetables, food kept at the wrong temperatures, a cook using the same spoon to taste food and serve food, and a dirty kitchen.

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Posted by Food Po-Po on 10/03/2014 at 10:59 PM

Re: “Kung Fu Noodle's Not a Knock Out

No one ever said anything about "A bunch of asians speaking chinese" [sic]. The article was talking about the 'very authentic appearing clientele'. This leaves open the possibility that the clientele could have appeared to be 'authentic' but may not have actually been 'authentic.' The speculation is hanging over this review. It's a mystery wrapped in an enigma wrapped in a "Chinese Beef Burrito" and I want to know more.

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Posted by Former AZ Daily Star Commenter on 10/03/2014 at 10:01 PM

Re: “Taco Time

I have ordered from there numerous times, the last time (10/1/2014) they provided no salsa, no silverware, no chips, the food was cold, and had very little taste. The last time the food was not good, no flavor, no chips included. We would not order from there again. Poor quality!!!!

Posted by Cindy Willis on 10/02/2014 at 2:45 PM

Re: “Kung Fu Noodle's Not a Knock Out

Soooo the reviewer should have said "A bunch of asians speaking chinese"? Or they should have went up to them like the INS or gestapo and asked for their papers to validate their authenticity? Cause that would not be racist at all!

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Posted by BURNIE MAK on 10/02/2014 at 2:21 PM

Re: “Kung Fu Noodle's Not a Knock Out

Great review until I saw "The very authentic appearing clientele ..." Typical lazy Tucson journalism, not verifying whether the clientele that frequents this establishment was in fact 'authentic'. Instead they just leave us with speculation from the writer that they probably were but we don't know for sure. Since this is Tucson we probably won't see any follow up on this article either.

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Posted by Former AZ Daily Star Commenter on 10/02/2014 at 1:50 PM

Re: “Tacos by Daylight

Well I also have a vegan palate and anytime I have gone to taco urbano they make me veggie tacos that have bell pepper onion tomato and potato on a cripy corn tortilla they are ao delicious♥♥♥♥

Posted by Yvonne Salaz on 09/25/2014 at 5:44 PM

Re: “Old-School Ambience

As good now as 30+ years ago when I first lived here. Saw Brian Bromberg perform here before he went to L.A. And got rich and famous!

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Posted by Michael King on 09/21/2014 at 2:15 PM

Re: “Identity Crisis

Terrible place. I am a tucson native and love the new downtown. But this place is a TERRIBLE addition.

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Posted by Misunderstood thinker on 09/20/2014 at 11:49 AM

Re: “Identity Crisis

No mistake that this place is on the ground floor of student housing. I will avoid it like Ebola.

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Posted by Jack in Armory Park on 09/19/2014 at 9:01 PM

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