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REDUX: Soy Bistro - Brentwood (Korean Fusion)

  • Jul 26, 2014 · 11:00 AM
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The Meetup here on the 12th was a huge success!! They opened the doors a few minutes early for us. The food came out very quickly, fresh made to order. 

If you attended the 12th Meetup, please do not sign up again to allow new people to attend. If there are spots still open a few days before, you are welcome to sign up again...

I have been here a couple times since it switched owners about 3 years ago. Every time a wonderful experience. This place is small and always packed during the work week, but Saturday for lunch is a great time to meet when the Maryland Farms workers are gone.

The original owners kept promising me Bibimbap and always grilled me when I asked for kimchi on the side. "You know kimchi? How you know kimchi?" 

My best friend growing up (from the age of 6 YO) was Korean. Mama Kim is the reason I love ethnic cuisine. She "made" me eat raw stingray, kimchi and dried octopus at a very young age. I can still see her face and hear her voice when I questioned: "What is this?" Her response; "Just eat!". And I did...

Menuhttp://soybistro.com/menu/

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  • Payvar

    Service was fast and efficient. Good to engage with familiar faces and make new friends.

    4 · July 26, 2014

    • Phillip R. J.

      It was great to meet you,Payvar! And I look forward to learning more about nutrition from you.

      2 · July 26, 2014

    • Payvar

      Great to meet you as well, Phillip. About my favorite topic, anytime. :)

      1 · July 26, 2014

  • Rose L.

    Awesome pics, James! This place is on top of their game. Everyone had food within 10-15 minutes of ordering. They thanked us for coming in as I was leaving and said we are welcomed anytime.

    2 · July 26, 2014

    • Phillip R. J.

      I agree-I was so impressed with how they served so many people in so quick amount of time with different dishes;and yes,James takes photos worthy to be printed on the menus!

      July 26, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    Awesome food! Great conversation and experience.

    2 · July 26, 2014

  • Rose L.

    Thank you to everyone who showed up. I enjoyed our smaller "bubble tea" meetup that followed spontaneously afterward...

    3 · July 26, 2014

    • Rose L.

      It was great to see a couple new people - Johnny & Phillip - and a couple I haven't seen in a while.

      1 · July 26, 2014

  • Phillip R. J.

    Soy Bistro-delicious food;fast,courteous service;a wonderful experience;made all the better by good conversation with great people! Thanks,Rose!

    2 · July 26, 2014

    • Rose L.

      We look forward to seeing you again soon. Glad you could join us for Bubble Tea after...

      1 · July 26, 2014

  • Kim

    This was a really fun time. I met several new, interesting people and had really good food, too! Thumbs up!

    5 · July 26, 2014

  • Kim

    This was a really fun time. I met several new, interesting people and had really good food, too! Thumbs up!

    2 · July 26, 2014

  • Rose L.

    Reservations made! Please update your RSVP if you can't attend so know who to look for!

    July 26, 2014

  • A former member
    A former member

    Headache, have to cancel. Hope others enjoy the meal and meet-up.

    July 25, 2014

  • James Q

    At what point can those who went last time grab an open spot?

    July 25, 2014

    • Rose L.

      Now

      July 25, 2014

    • Rose L.

      Sorry, I accidentally turned off my notifications. Just got this.

      July 25, 2014

  • Laura T

    I'd like to go but can't seem to click fast enough when a spot opens up

    July 23, 2014

    • Kelly

      Hey Laura, I think there is still a spot left for the Hai Woon Dae Korean meetup.

      July 24, 2014

  • Laura T

    Can I bring someone with me to this? If not, I'll bow out. Thanks

    July 23, 2014

    • Laura T

      Thank u so much Rose but I just found out I have a conflict. Have fun!

      1 · July 23, 2014

    • Rose L.

      Thanks for the prompt update, Laura. We hope to see you soon.

      1 · July 23, 2014

  • Rose L.

    Just a reminder: If you cannot attend the Saturday lunch at Soy Bistro, PLEASE update your RSVP to allows others the opportunity to attend. Thank you!

    July 23, 2014

  • Diane G.

    I had to cancel because my son is taking me out for my birthday, a week early because he will be away my birthday weekend. There is a big waitlist so I know my spot will be filled.

    1 · July 22, 2014

    • Rose L.

      Thanks, Diane for the timely update. It is much appreciated.

      1 · July 22, 2014

  • Rose L.

    James justed posted the pics for today's Meetup (July 12th), check them out...

    1 · July 12, 2014

    • A former member
      A former member

      After seeing these pics, I am really looking forward to next meet-up!

      July 12, 2014

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