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The Chow Mein Sandwich, a Fall River Classic and a Bite of History — WCAI

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— by Sarah Mizes-Tan: Imagine a sandwich that wasn’t so much sandwich as it was a noodle dish, and you’d have what Fall River locals call the Chow Mein Sandwich. It’s a quirky-looking sandwich, featuring a bed of fried Chow Mein noodles with gravy poured over it, topped with a simple, no-frills hamburger bun. The dish has been a long-running speciality of Chinese restaurants in the area for decades…

Image: Regina Mark, co-owner of Mee Sum Restaurant in Fall River holds her restaurant’s specialty dish, a Chow Mein sandwich, courtesy of WCAI/Sarah Mizes-Tan

June 12, 2019

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