Ratha Chau

  • Blogs

    June 16, 2011

    Num Pang's Yam Sandwiches Will Make You Forget About Ham Sandwiches

    Lauren ShockeyEat this now​It had been a while since we'd checked in on Num Pang, the Cambodian sandwich shop run by Ratha Chau. But while on a trek to nearby Stand for this week's Battle of the Dishes, we thought we'd pop in and check out what's been going on in their kitchen. And are we gl ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 4, 2009

    Posts of the Week

    It's Friday afternoon, and time to look back fondly on the best posts the week had to offer: We ranked Our 10 Best Beers. Ratha Chau shared his thoughts on the new Norry at Kampuchea, the Asian sandwich craze, and one Michael 'Bao' Huynh.

  • Blogs

    December 3, 2009

    Chatting with Ratha Chau About the New Norry at Kampuchea, the Asian Sandwich Craze & Why He Doesn't Want to Be Michael Bao

    culinarygourmet​Ratha Chau and partner Scott Burnett started with a little neighborhood spot on the Lower East Side that quickly got dubbed a Cambodian noodle bar. Earlier this year, they opened their sandwich outpost, Num Pang, smack in the middle of an Asian sandwich craze. Tonight, the duo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 20, 2009

    Vegetarian Delights of NYC: Roasted Cauliflower Sandwich at Num Pang

    ​ ​Even though there's seating upstairs in the tiny shop, many would prefer to eat their sandwich al fresco. Num Pang is a sandwich shop whose purpose is to tweak the banh mi formula in unexpected directions. If you go there jonesing for a traditional banh mi, you'll be sadly disappoint ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 27, 2009

    Battle of the Dishes: Asian Fish Sandwiches

    Xie Xie's Fish Cha Ca La Vong​ The effects of the Asian sandwich explosion can be glimpsed most poignantly in the Pygmalion-like transformation of the lowly fish sandwich. Once synonymous with thickly battered, mercilessly deep-fried square patties squished between a styrofoam bun and further ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 5, 2009

    Choice Eats Preview: Kampuchea Noodle Bar

    Mark your calendars! The second annual Choice Eats event is scheduled for March 31, and tickets are selling fast!Tuesday March 31, 2009   6:30 - 9:30pmThe 69th Armory at Lexington Avenue68 Lexington Ave @ 26th Street, NYCGo here to read more and buy tickets. Like last year, we've invited restauran ... More >>

  • Dining

    January 2, 2007

    Amok on Allen Street

    Cambodian cuisine makes L.E.S comeback