Red Egg

Where: 202 Center Street (at Howard Street)
  • This was the place to go when they had happy hour dim sum where everything was half price. When the happy hour was still in effect, they tried their hardest to charge you full price; now they drop all pretenses and charge full price
  • That being said, there are still a lot of good things here: spare ribs, roast pork buns, steamed dumplings, the vegetable spring rolls, sautéed pea shoots
  • Skip: beef balls, veal chops, the rice dishes
  • Avoid at all costs: braised noodles with black mushrooms — the noodles were tasteless with a weird texture