Miss Shabu Brings the All-You-Can-Eat Shabu Shabu Experience to New Levels

Edwin Goei • OC Weekly • June 14, 2018
Photo by @ocwmktgdirector I begin this review at the end, when our waiter, a chummy chap named Phil, dropped off the check and with it plastic cups of a sweet slushed-ice dessert called sikhye. I didn’t expect the icy treat, nor did I know it was...
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