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Diana “Dingo” Ngo (Onion Maiden)

click to enlarge Diana “Dingo” Ngo, winner of Best Chef - CP PHOTO BY XAVIER THOMAS, WINNER OF BEST LOCAL PHOTOGRAPHER
CP photo by Xavier Thomas, winner of Best Local Photographer
Diana “Dingo” Ngo, winner of Best Chef

639 E. Warrington Ave., Allentown
412-586-7347

It’s hard to say what influences Ngo’s cooking more — her Southeast Asian and Chinese roots, or her love for punk/metal music — but both come through in the menu at Onion Maiden. For example, her “Straight to Hell” salad was named for The Clash song about the Vietnam war.

Other Finalists

2nd: Dave Anoia – DiAnoia’s Eatery, Strip District
3rd: Ben Sloan - Kaya, Strip District

Previous Winners

  • Best Chef

    Justin Severino, Morcilla and Cure

    By CP Staff

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