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Joseph Poon Chef's Kitchen
1010 Cherry Street, 2nd Floor Philadelphia, PA 19107
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The weather was sunny but windy.. I wore jean shorts and a nice top, with sneakers for walking..
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Use public transportation. parking is difficult. Wear comfortable walking shoes.
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"Wok 'n' Walk" Tour of Philly Chinatown
45 ratings
4.2 average rating
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6 events
1 review
1 stars
attended Nov 11 2011

Conceptually, the tour sounded great. However, Joe Poon spent much too much time talking about himself and his accomplishments. Plus, the food that was served was ordinary. We expected more from a "master chef".

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3 events
2 reviews
1 stars
attended Dec 10 2011

This adventure is fun from beginning to end with Chef prepared to keep up a lively pace, as his energy level is very high. We visited all the locations mentioned in the promotional materials. He kept us attentive, as he joked and...continued

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1 review
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attended Nov 27 2011

Chef Joseph was very scattered in his presentation and really lacked focus. Very impressed with himself, listed a confusing array of his qualifications/experiences and seemed interested only in tangentially in members of the group. Would be...continued

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Every Wok ‘n’ Walk Tour of Chinatown includes a full four-course meal:

Soup: Phillip’s Kennett Square Mushrooms with Hong Kong Shrimp Pork Wonton in Chicken Ginger Consomme

Salad: Spring Mixed Salad with Red Capers and Ginger Sesame Dressing

Appetizers: Thai Bourbon Grilled Chicken Skewer in Peanut Sauce / Shang Hai Crispy Mini Vegetarian Spring Roll

Entree: Chef Poon’s Famous Healthy General Joe Chicken in Tangy Chili and Fresh Ginger Essence served with Stir Fried Fresh Garden Vegetables and Asian Fusion Rice

Dessert: Ginger Carrot Cake or Oreo Cookie Cheesecake with Fresh Fruit

Healthy Green Tea

About the Ticket Supplier: Chef Joseph Poon

Master Chef Joseph Poon is known for his Asian Fusion Cuisine. He prepares fresh meals with simple elegance — and a dash of adventure. From his contemporary and quirky venue in Philadelphia Chinatown, hosts private events, conducts Wok ’N Walk Tours of Philadelphia Chinatown and teaches cooking classes. In addition, he leads trips to China and participates in dozens of philanthropic events each year. He recently published the inspirational, autobiographical cookbook, Life is Short…Cooking is Fun.