Next food supply shortage: Boba on the West Coast

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 4 months ago

"Shipping containers from Asia are piling up at West Coast ports, delaying the arrival of much of the country’s supply of chewy tapioca balls. Boba wholesalers say their orders of boba just aren’t ...

Carmen & Family BBQ | Hayward

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 11 months ago

Long ago in 2002, one of our early chowdowns was a round-up of barbecue from all over the Bay Area. https://www.chowhound.com/post/east-bay-barbecue-carmen-family-hayward-22688 https://www.chowh...

Volcano Island Chicken | Hayward

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

This nondescript strip mall held my attention and was quickly becoming my favorite place in the middle of nowhere. Besides Lai Young dumpling factory https://www.chowhound.com/post/frozen-shui-jiao...

Mis Tamales Tamaleria y Pupuseria | Hayward

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

Right next door to Lai Young dumpling factory https://www.chowhound.com/post/frozen-shui-jiao-lai-young-hayward-1093297 is a tamale factory, Mis Tamales. Naturally, I had to investigate, and the si...

Frozen Shui Jiao from Lai Young in Hayward

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

When I figured out that I'd be driving through Hayward during business hours, I followed hhc's advice to call ahead to Lai Young dumpling factory to check on inventory availability. https://www.cho...

Where to buy rare cut of steaks?

by beeflover1 1 year ago

I'm looking for specific cuts of beef that are considered rare or uncommonly sold and purchase in grocery stores. The specific cuts I'm looking for are flat iron steak, ribeye cap (Not from Costco ...

Review: Los Carnalitos, Hayward w/ PIC

by hhc 3 years ago

We tried out Los Carnalitos in Hayward, it’s near the Yogurtland, T-Mobile strip mall, and Target in Hayward on Industrial Pkwy. Thanks to Hyperbowler’s post and his mention of best al pastor in th...

Golden Safari | Nigerian in Hayward

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 years ago

Last week @hyperbowler joined me to check out Golden Safari in Hayward. It specializes in Nigerian cuisine and opened less than two months ago.

Chai Thai Noodles | Cherryland - Hayward

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 5 years ago

Driving through Cherryland, the unincorporated neighborhood in between San Leandro and Hayward, yesterday, I noticed a papered over storefront for Chai Thai Noodles on Mission and the yellow ABC tr...

Veggie Lee, Hayward - was executive chef at Daimo

by hhc 5 years ago

Veggie Lee in Hayward is run by a former executive chef at Daimo, Richmond. I haven't tried it yet. Any hounds been? EB Express has a good article on it: http://www.eastbayexpress.com/oakland...

Apna Dhaba in Hayward

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 5 years ago

Driving through Hayward this afternoon, I noticed banners flying on Apna Dhaba. I've taken a look at its website and it has Pakistani and Indian dhaba (truck stop) style dishes. The menu offers Pat...

Back to Curry Corner in Hayward and Special Menu for Good Friday

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 12 years ago

Yesterday I had some business in Hayward, putting me in striking distance of Curry Corner Takeaway for a return visit. I’d not been there since my one lunch in 2005. http://chowhound.chow.com/t...

Tacos Juanito Wagon | Hayward

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 5 years ago

Today I finally pulled over to check out a cute taco wagon that I've passed by for a few years.

World's Fare Donuts in Hayward

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 5 years ago

Gotta love this news story of the 100-year-old who says his fountain of youth is doughnuts. He's eaten a doughnut every day from World's Fare for 30 years. And it earned him a birthday party. So...

Oakland tin's dim sum reappear in hayward

by ThaDu 7 years ago

Oakland tin's dim sum moved to walnut creek and now reappear in Hayward as Tin's teapot Bistro on jackson st. Went for lunch today and the place was packed. about ten minutes wait. decent and reaso...

Tostilocos and Mexican ice cream in Hayward

by escargot3 7 years ago

Stumbled into a Mexican ice cream parlor while waiting for service on my vehicle this aft. United Paleteria on Mission. My jaw dropped from the variety of options, and then, the delight in a ge...

Hayward (and Temescal Farmers Market) - Pot Pie Paradise

by rworange 14 years ago

There was a recent thread on this but I'm hoping to get some more favorites. So far people like - Classic Chicken, Hungarian Goulash, Chicken Tikka Masala, gumbo pie The reason I'm just not add...

The Sister House | Korean in Hayward

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 6 years ago

Heading up 880 toward home and planning to stop in Oakland for bibimbap last month, traffic came to a standstill in Hayward. I opted to get off the freeway and find something in the immediate area ...

Best Chinese in Hayward/Union City/Fremont?

by essvee 6 years ago

Need to take an old friend out. Would love to wow him with some superb Chinese. Any and all recommendations please. Thanking you.

Taishan Tang Yuan @ Incleine Chinese Cafe in Hayward

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 6 years ago

Passing through Hayward yesterday and in search of potstickers for May's dish of the month, I stopped at Incleine Chinese Cafe for an early dinner. http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/1012123 I...