301 Glenwood Ave., Raleigh.
Rating: ** 1/2
Prices: entrees $11 to $16.
Atmosphere: urban contemporary Asian.
Service: usually efficient.
Recommended: white gourd soup, eggplant in orange sauce, Szechwan lamb.
Open: lunch Monday-Friday, dinner nightly.
Other: Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover; full bar; smoke-free; vegetarian-friendly; kid-friendly.
The N&O's critic dines anonymously; the newspaper pays for all meals. We rank restaurants in four categories:
**** Among the Triangle's very best.
*** Rewarding experience.
** Generally acceptable.
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