At Thanh Long and Crustacean, Helene An and her family turned the spotlight on Vietnamese food — Eater

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— by Lizzy Saxe; In 1980s San Francisco, an under-the-radar restaurant called Thanh Long gained a serious cult following. It was known for its seafood, and sometimes served 200 roasted crabs a night. Robin Williams, Danny Glover, and Erik Estrada made occasional appearances. Rolls Royces would park outside, next to graffitied Outer Sunset buildings, and its owners say Imelda Marcos and her husband, Ferdinand Marcos of the Philippines, even visited once in their heyday…

Image: Helene An, Bosilika An, and Elizabeth An, courtesy of Eater/Wonho Frank Lee

May 13, 2019 — 12:47 EDT

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