Taishi Hainan Chicken
Cuisine: Thai and Chinese
Location: Redondo Beach, CA
Taishi Hainan Chicken is a specialty store serving Hainan Chicken Rice with a twist.
Hainan chicken rice is arguably one of the most popular dishes in southeast Asia. The meal originated from Hainan Island in the southeastern region of China and has gained overwhelming popularity in neighboring countries such as Vietnam, Thailand, Malaysia and Singapore. Because of that, there are many variation to the dish such as Cantonese style, Singaporean style, Thai style, etc.
“Taishi” actually comes from a Chinese word meaning “Thai Style.” If you’ve ever been to Thailand, you’ll know that almost every area with street food will offer at least one Hainan Chicken Rice cart.