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Ginger Bistro 

Ginger Bistro describes its cuisine as "pioneering Asian fusion." It might be the first Asian fusion restaurant located inside an old Blockbuster video store, which I suppose would make it a pioneer of retail development. Its food, however, isn't what we mean by Asian fusion. Continue reading Ian Froeb's review of Ginger Bistro. Photos by Jennifer Silverberg.
Ginger Bistro
6665 Delmar Blvd. University City, MO 63130
U City Loop
314-222-2588
One of the owners, John Huang, with servers Stephanie Martin (on left) and Lauren Hollins (on right).
Ginger Bistro is located in the old Blockbuster video in The Loop.
The bar at Ginger Bistro.
The bar at Ginger Bistro.
The bar at Ginger Bistro.
Aguey and Aping Chen, cooks and husband & wife.
Aguey Chen, cook at Ginger Bistro.
Aguey Chen, cook at Ginger Bistro.
Walnut Prawn is golden crispy shrimp tossed with a sweet mayo sauce and topped with walnuts.
Walnut Prawn is golden crispy shrimp tossed with a sweet mayo sauce and topped with walnuts.
Fragrant Eggplant is prepared with eggplant, scallions, garlic and a house made sauce.
The Loop Trolly Roll is shrimp tempura, crab, cucumber, and avocado topped with masago.
Tuna Tataki is seared, sesame-crusted, sushi-grade tuna and it is served with pineapple relish.
Pineapple Fried Rice is prepared with stir-fried eggs, pineapple, scallions, curry sauce and onions. It is served with your choice of beef, chicken or shrimp.
Ginger's Mongolian Beef is sauteed with scallions and red onions.
Ginger's Mongolian Beef is sauteed with scallions and red onions.
And for dessert, you can sample the Chocolate Fusion Pyramid which is a chocolate mousse pyramid filled with creme englaze and then dusted with cocoa and drizzled with chocolate.
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One of the owners, John Huang, with servers Stephanie Martin (on left) and Lauren Hollins (on right).
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