When Tuong Lu Kim pronounces the name of the restaurant, it sounds as if he says "shitty wok", due to his thick accent. Other South Park residents and reporters have called it "shitty wok" as well.
According to the DVD commentary on the episode "Jared Has Aides", City Wok is a real restaurant in Los Angeles. The staff of South Park Studios have ordered take out from in the past. The name is used with permission.
City Airlines is also owned by Tuong Lu Kim. When Stan calls for City Airlines, Lu Kim changes the logo board to City Airlines and puts on a pilot cap. He had only one airplane, which crashed. It was a yellow Cessna with a tail number 432G.
Cock Magic Fights
The janitor at South Park Elementary reveals the City Wok holds real fights with real brutality in their basement. The fighting is really roosters playing the card game Magic: The Gathering (CCG) for a $5.00 admission.
Outside 'City Wok' is styled in a traditional Chinese decor and inside there are two partitions. One is the counter where people purchase food and Tuong Lu Kim stands to serve customers and receive delivery orders via the telephone. The other partition is the seating which has tables and chairs where customers may eat their meal.
- "Jared Has Aides" - The boys come to tell Tuong Lu Kim their business idea.
- "Child Abduction is Not Funny" - Mayor McDaniels comes to ask Tuong to build a wall.
- "Krazy Kripples" - Timmy and Jimmy unintentionally rob the restaurant.
- "It's Christmas in Canada" - Tuong is contacted about City Airlines.
- "Wing" - The Chinese Mafia come here to talk to Lu Kim about Wing.
- "City Sushi" - There is an Asian Turf War between City Wok and City Sushi.
- "Cock Magic" - The Boys come here to watch a Cock Magic fight.
- "The City Part of Town" - Tuong hires child labor after SoDoSoPa takes all his customers.
- "You're Not Yelping" - Tuong joins the other restaurant owners in kicking out Yelpers, and later tainting their food.
- "Douche and a Danish" - Mr. Garrison runs past here when being chased after attempting to quit the election.
- "Bike Parade" - Sponsorizes the Bike Parade.
- Miniature Gong - Complete "Mongolian Beef".
- Tuong Lu Kim - Complete "Mongolian Beef".