Having eaten here or gotten take out over 75+ times - East Asia is amazing chinese food. There is also another amazing restaurant next door - Tu Y Yo.
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Catch Kathy Leng on the right night at East Asia, and you can witness her transformation into a fine-tuned dumpling-making machine. Wrappers are stacked high. A huge bowl of filling is set at the ready. Then, one by one, she swiftly fills, folds, and pinches shut, oh, about a few hundred doughy bundles of joy -- all within view of her awed customers (and the two very fat, big-eyed goldfish that live in the restaurant's fish tank).