Category: Restaurants

Lucky 8 Lunar New Year Activities

  Get your firecrackers out, new red clothes on and brace yourselves for the red envelopes, because Lunar New Year is just around the corner! Ring in the Year of the Pig with all the exciting cultural festivities this city has to offer. It can be overwhelming what to choose for this seemingly long two-week  […]  Read more

Modern Traditions with Yank Sing

This September, LUCKYRICE was able to catch up with Nathan Waller and Vera Chan-Waller at Yank Sing, San Francisco’s most famous dim sum destination. Tying in with our year’s theme of Intergenerational Asian Cuisine, we wanted to include the perfect example of when old meets new, and traditions are made for modern day. Founded in  […]  Read more

BREAKING BAO FAMILY DINNER at CHINA LIVE’s EIGHT TABLES

Five years ago, Chef George Chen shared his vision of a Chinese Emporium with Danielle Chang, LUCKYRICE’s founder, who had every confidence that it would be nothing short of amazing. When Danielle and her team were scouting locations for an exclusive Breaking Bao dinner in San Francisco, CHINA LIVE was at the top of the list  […]  Read more

Chiang Mai with LUCKYRICE and Chef Andy Ricker, 11/25/18 – 11/29/18

Join American Express®, LUCKYRICE founder Danielle Chang, and two-time James Beard Award Winner, Chef/owner of Pok Pok restaurants, Chef Andy Ricker, as they take you on a culinary and cultural journey of Chiang Mai, Thailand. Located in the northern region of Thailand and once known as the Kingdom of a Million Rice Fields, Chiang Mai is a city  […]  Read more

Vinh Nguyen – STAY LUCKY

Vinh Nguyen is the executive chef and partner of Stay Lucky, a restaurant offering craveable Chinese classics opening late 2018 in LA. After getting his start in the culinary world at Sang Yoon’s Father’s Office in the early 2000’s while a student at UCLA, Nguyen moved to New York, where he was a vanguard in  […]  Read more

LUCKYRICE alum An Choi to Open Di An Di in Greenpoint

We’re unapologetic braggers when it comes to our network of emerging talent in Asian and Asian-inspired cuisines. So many great chefs have debuted or incubated at LUCKYRICE Grand Feasts over the course of the last decade. Few of these inaugural upstarts delight us like the Lower East Side gem, Ăn Chơi. The restaurant is as well  […]  Read more

NY Feast: The Badass New Yorker Behind the East Village’s Tim Ho Wan

Three pendants dangle with purpose from Tony’s neck. “This is Burmese jade,” he says pointing to the Chinese chimera hanging from one of the cords, “it’s like 5 mythical animals combined into one. It wards of spirits and bad luck.” The first couple buttons on his fitted, yellow, shirt lay undone and it’s impossible for  […]  Read more

LA Feast: @eatswithanthony’s Top 10 Asian Eats

Our Los Angeles Feast is just a week away and we had the opportunity to chat with someone who knows the Asian culinary scene just as well as anyone under the California sun. Boasting a following of over 30k, Anthony Lu, a Taipei-native turned LA foodie extraordinaire, shares with us his culinary journey and list  […]  Read more

LA Feast: Bling Bling Dumpling

Here we chat with Chef Anne of Bling Bling Dumpling, a Los Angeles based moving pop-up, about everything from how a weekend dinner parties turned into her livelihood, to foodie culture and the importance of what it means to be a woman in the kitchen. Know you gals are Taiwanese and was reading on your  […]  Read more