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Jaaja Post time: 2018-9-16 19:11
China does not have as highly developed service industry as more developed countries. It is big alre ...

Another big factor in this is the lack of "tipping".
Service in restaurants suck.
To get more water is a chore.
But I still like the system of no tipping.

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seneca Post time: 2018-9-16 19:46
They should knock on the doors of foreign so-called "teachers" who come here on tourist visas and  ...

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seneca Post time: 2018-9-16 19:48
US$ 1.25 is NOT enough money for a single meal in China, let alone for two. Are you dreaming again ...

Even in BJ, a plate of food w/meat was 12 rmb.
So you must be paying a "white" foreigner price.

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seneca Post time: 2018-9-16 19:49
I don't even understand your roken English, let alone what you were on about…

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seneca Post time: 2018-9-16 19:52
Yeah, but in China there are no soup kitchens, no charity organisations and no church bazaars. Wha ...

Maybe you should stop going to fine dinning.
Try cooking once in a while.

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seneca Post time: 2018-9-16 19:56
You are so hopelessly underinformed due to lack of experience and insight! Do you ever cook? I gue ...

Posters here have put your high price fantasy to rest.
Me thinks they charge you more because your white.

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Post time 2018-9-17 03:23:02 |Display all floors
parcher Post time: 2018-9-16 20:48
tonight i bought 2 potatoes for 1.50 rmb. 1 carrot for 1.20 rmb. a whole broccoli for 4 rmb mixed  ...

I maximize my cooking (like a Chinese restaurant)
Boil my pork ribs and use it later for broth.
Stir fry the rips and add veggies.
Makes two meals easily.

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