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Wen San Lu is well-known as the Electronics/IT street in Hangzhou. Till now, though, it hasn't had any western eats. Nary a KFC. But that's changed now. This week, in the new Household Goods Supermarket on Wen San Lu (between Moganshu Lu and Xixihexia) a new McDonald's and a new Chinese-western food place have opened. It's at the corner of the first light west of Moganshu Lu. McDonald's needs no introduction, but right next door is a "western food" restaurant called "Apollo". It's a typical Chinese-Western food place (service that tries too hard) and a menu that tries to "recreate" both Pizza Hut and a 1000 Chinese steak houses, but to be fair, the pizza is actually pretty good. Good crust, enough cheese, but still skimpy on the sauce (like every other non-5 star joint in Hangzhou). So if you live in that neighborhood, or are shopping the e-marts on Wen San Lu and need a western food fix, skip the Macca and duck into the Apollo right next door. (P.S. They have salad, but it's BYOSD if you like anything other than 1000 Island or Mayo.)

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