Literally meaning a bridge (CHOW) over a river (HO). This is a bridge
in the Yi-Hsin County, some fifty miles west of ShangHai. Yi-Hsin
(beautiful-happy) county, like most others along the lower Yangtze
River, is criss-crossed by a labyrinth of tributaries and canals and
abounds in fresh-water aquatic produce. The County is famous for its
pottery, its beautiful girls and its delectable cuisine.
The Bridge - a gourmet
place in the country - was always crowded on both sidewalks with food
stalls operated by local and area chefs pedding delicate and palatable
delicatessen and was patronized by local residents and tourists of all
The restaurant founder,
Carol, has inherited the tradition of fine food from her mother, who
was born in the Yi-Hsin and trained in the culinary arts. The bridge
was her favorite spot and its varied food offerings served as a
foundation upon which she diligently built.
As the inheritor of this long tradition of cooking excellence, Ho Chow
staff offer Chinese food that is authentic and delicious. Heritage is
very much part of the Chinese culture and HO CHOW restaurant is the
embodiment of enduring heritage. Come share it with us.
uses only fresh ingredients and no added M.S.G)