This week on Good Food you’ll meet David Chan.  By day, he is an accountant and attorney. By night you would think he’s a Chinese food-eating machine.  He has eaten in over 6,000 Chinese restaurants and there is no sign he is stopping any time soon, with a goal of eating at every Chinese restaurant in Los Angeles at least once.  Here is a sampling from the Excel spreadsheet that David keeps to organize his eating escapades along with an interactive map. Click on each restaurant for his recommended dishes.


View 6,000 Chinese Restaurants and Counting in a larger map

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  • Titus Rapacki said:

    Hey! This site is great! Keep it coming!

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  • Martin Gru said:

    I wonder how long he's been at it. 6000/365 would equal 16 restaurants a day

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