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Fresno

Fresno eaters, listen up! We've got your definitive guide to the area with recommendations for every kind of food, plus suggestions for bars, coffee shops, and can't-miss local spots.

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Fresno Tostada Compuesta

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by FAT Traveler 6 years ago

Long ago, Fresno had a Spanish restaurant called "Estradas" and they had, by far, the best salad on a tortilla that they called Tostada Compuesta. Anyway, I've tried a lot of comparable dishes at ...

Fresno Chowhounds?

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by Jeff Avis 7 years ago

What has happened to to the Fresno Chowhounds? I haven't seen any recommendations for or against a Fresno restaurant for months now! i had a great Chicken Ticka Masala last night at The North...

Chicken Pie Shop - Fresno

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by foodchick45 12 years ago

After living here practically my whole life, I finally made it to the Chicken Pie Shop down in the Tower district. I originally wanted the fried chicken giblets on the menu, but the waitress said ...

Fresno and around

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by Kayde 5 years ago

Beloved Spouse and I are going to Fresno for 2 long weekends of the Rogue Fringe Festival with three days in Yosemite between. About 9 days total in the general area. We'll probably mainly stay aro...

Oct 28: Ginza Food Bazaar at the Fresno Betsuin Family Dharma Center (Clovis)

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by Melanie Wong 8 months ago

Sun, October 28, 2018 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM PDT Ginza Food Bazaar "Event will feature delicious food, cultural demos such as Bonsai, Taiko and Calligraphy, an Asian gift store, a raffle and a B...

Olive Picking in Fresno?

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by BananaBirkLarsen 7 years ago

I hear tell that there are a number of olive trees on city property around the Sunnyside district that are well watered and are open for public picking. I have also heard that someone goes around d...

121st Annual Merchants' Luncheon at William Saroyan's Boyhood Church

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by filian1900 9 months ago

California’s oldest Armenian Congregation will mark the silver anniversary of a congregational cookbook at its annual harvest season community luncheon. The First Armenian Presbyterian Church of ...

William Saroyan's Boyhood Church to Mark 120th Anniversary at Autumn Food Bazaar

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by filian1900 1 year ago

California’s oldest Armenian Congregation will mark 120 years of ministry at its annual harvest season community luncheon. The First Armenian Presbyterian Church of Fresno will hold its 20...

Green Garlic Season

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

'Tis the season of pungent, potent green garlic! The bunches illustrated were grown by Mua family farm in Fresno, purchased at the Saturday farmers market in Salinas, and Bernier farms in Healdsbur...

Where in the world is Chef Liu?

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by rworange 11 years ago

Fans of this chef from China Village who don't already know ... he's in Fresno. You might enjoy the report of a Chowdown at his latest location Chowdown Report: Chef Liu’s Tasting Menu @ Hunan, ...

Rediscovering the Long-lost Chef (Hunan Restaurant, Fresno)

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 11 years ago

In the culinary spirit of the Beijing Olympics, I'm finally reporting at last on my other meals at Hunan Restaurant. Owner/Chef Liu is a native of Beijing. On Saturday May 10, I made a 210-mile...

Discovering new places

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by PolarBear 12 years ago

I posted the following "Finding Hidden Gems" on the Media and News board http://www.chowhound.com/topics/434711 It's about a website: http://www.myzip.com/ I initially used it to check on tw...

Fresno’s Hmong farmers suffer as wells on rented land go dry

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 years ago

"... an emergency meeting with the nonprofit National Hmong-American Farmers and the U.S. Department of Agriculture because some Hmong farmers had called suicide hotlines after their wells went dry...

Ethnic food options in fresno? Vietnamese, others?

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by lexvegas 3 years ago

dear chowhounds - will be in fresno overnight for work and would love suggestions about good markets/delis/restaurants for vietnamese/mexican/thai - any tasty ethnic cuisines. TIA!

Bernie Sanders dines at Tacos Tijuana in Fresno

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 years ago

A lapsed Chowhound forwarded the news that Bernie Sanders had the #11 plate at Tacos Tijuana in Fresno with the note that s/he "likes his taste..." How's the food here? Tacos Tijuana 3838 E ...

Where to buy cases of liquid eggs (yolk) and fresh cut produce

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by Mul 3 years ago

Where can I buy several cases of liquid eggs yolk ( not egg whites ) and few cases of fresh cut produce in Fresno area? Was planning to buy in a store but they won't be open during the weekend ti...

Modern Farmer: A Bitter Harvest

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 years ago

"...It’s impossible to separate the past from the peaches and nectarines and raisins that I grow today. People don’t just buy my produce; with each peach, they consume a little of my family’s past....

Falafel Heaven and more at Occasion Bakery [Fresno]

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by PolarBear 10 years ago

Finally managed to make it by today (Friday) which is the only day that the elusive falafel is available. It took only one bite to realize that all of the others I've tried over the years were, at...

Best tacos along Hwy 99?

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by saradez 4 years ago

Looking for outstanding tacos anywhere along Hwy 99 (i.e Manteca, Modesto, Turlock, Merced, Fresno, Bakersfield or anywhere inbetween). Any thoughts? Love to hear about any tips from taquerias and...