山珍海味delicacies from land and sea
冷盘assorted hors d’oeuvres platter
什锦色拉mixed vegetable salad with ham
酸辣白菜sweet and sour pickled cabbage
炝虾shrimps marinated in wine sauce
葱油海蜇头jellyfish quick-fried with green onion
宁式拷子鱼deep-fried anchovy (Ningbo Style)
四喜烤麸deep-fried sliced gluten with peanuts, day-lily, fungi and mushrooms
雪莱毛豆fresh soybeans with reserved potherb mustard
宫保大虾sautéed prawns with hot pepper
锅巴海参crisp rice with sea cucumber
清炖甲鱼stewed soft-shelled turtle
糖醋黄鱼sweet and sour yellow croaker
回锅肉twice-cooked pork slices in brown sauce
鱼香肉丝fish-flavored shredded pork in hot sauce
椒盐排骨spare ribs with pepper and salt
羊肉串 sliced mutton barbecue
涮羊肉thin mutton slices quick-boiled in a chafing-dish/Mongolian fire pot
宫保鸡丁diced chicken with peanuts; sautéed chicken cubes with ch ili and peanuts
麻婆豆腐spicy and hot bean curd; bean curd with minced pork in chili sauce
生煸四季豆sautéed string beans
鱼翅汤shark fin soup
扬州炒饭Yangchow fried rice
炒米粉fried ground rice noodles
小米粥 millet gruel
炸酱面noodles with fried brown sauce paste
卷spring roll; egg roll stuffed with minced meat and shrim p
葱油饼pan-fried cake with sesame seeds and green onion
油条fried twisted stick
小笼包子steamed meat dumpling
汤圆glutinous rice dumpling in soup
粽子rice dumpling wrapped in reed leaves
意式浓咖啡espresso (Italian Style)
红烧braising with soy sauce/in brown sauce
煲；焖；炖；煨braising; stewing; simmering
切丁/柳/片/丝dicing/cubing; filleting; slicing; shredding
Excuse me, but are you ready to order now?
Would you like an a la carte or table d’hote,sir?
How would you like to pay, one check/bill or separate checks/bills?
May I know your house-special?
A Chinese dinner begins with cold dishes, and a Western din ner with a soup.
Can you manage with chopsticks?
I like to enjoy a dinner of Western food with forks and k nives, because I believe in “Do in Rome asthe Romans do”.
Make yourself at home and help yourself to the dishes.
Would you like to try my special recipe?
Excuse me, I don’t touch anything alcoholic.
Moutai is China’s best-known liquor; it is delicious and ye t doesn’t go to the head.
Shaoxing Wine is made from rice; it possesses an inviting a roma and tastes like Japanese Sake.