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Finding Peace and Happiness

Searing hot-pot
Searing Hot-Pot

The shop is small with only four tables and save for some huge prints on the wall, it was rather nondescript, resembling the hole-in-the-wall eateries in Binondo.  The two aircon units look fairly new but on several visits, they were never on.  Not even the Binondo eateries were this hot.  If you close your eyes for a moment and take a sniff, you can imagine being in a Chinatown restaurant instead of a Makati hole-in-the-wall.

The steady stream of Chinese patrons coming and going seems like a good indication of how good (and authentic) the food is.  Diners brave the stifling heat at (Old Beijing) Peace and Happiness Dumpling House so the food must be that good, right?  That will take a taste test to find out.

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