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The Mein Man: Indo Café and Its Inoffensive Noodles

Dish: Bakmi Goreng Jawa
Place: Indo Café, Northgate
Price: $7.95
On the plate: From the menu: “Javanese style sweet stir-fry egg noodles with choice of chicken, beef, pork, tofu, or shrimp (+2.00).” In addition to meat (I chose shrimp), the noodles come with carrot, cabbage,…

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The Mein Man: Velvety Laksa at Satay

Where: Satay in Wallingford, Seattle
What: Laksa
Price: $9.95
In the bowl: Shrimp, yellow noodles, and tofu puffs in spicy coconut soup, along with bean sprouts and a lime wedge.
Supporting cast: That’s it–at your table, that is.
What to do: Squeeze the lime to…

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Good to Go (to): Julia’s Indonesian Kitchen at Bite of Seattle

I love the idea of Bite of Seattle, but (except for The Alley, hosted by Tom Douglas) regrettably there aren’t as many real restaurants as in the past. You’ll find some fun food, but most of it is from vendors you’ll see at other fairs…

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