EYE ON THE BAY
In this segment of CBS5's "Eye on the Bay," which aired Feb. 16, 2011, Shirley Fong-Torres accompanies Brian Hackney through San Francisco Chinatown and explains the origins of chop suey. Check it out.
Articles by Shirley Fong-Torres
Welcome to San Francisco’s Chinatown
We love to welcome new friends to our colorful and historic community. It's not mysterious, as some tour books proclaim; itís a neighborhood. It is home to more than 10,000 residents and visited by millions each year.
What is Dim Sum?
Dim means “point” in Cantonese; sum means “the heart.” These scrumptious small plates are offered in tiny cafes and huge dim sum palaces nearly 'round the clock nowadays.
Shirley Fong-Torres’ Favorite Asian Restaurants
One of the city's foremost Asian food experts shares her list of San Francisco faves. You won't be disappointed!
Shirley Fong-Torres’ Favorite San Francisco Restaurants
Chef Shirley loves delicious food of all kinds. Here's a list of some of her other favorites around town.