"Authentic Chinese Food" Chinatown Tip by Icemaiden02

Chinatown, New York City: 105 reviews and 139 photos

To truly experience Chinatown, you have to eat at Dim Sum Restaurant. Order any of the following to enjoy true Chinese cuisine (and not the black gooey soy sauce laden Chinese restaurant crap they throw at you!):
"Har gow" ( shrimp dumplings), "siew mai" (pork dumplings), "lor bak go" (turnip cake), "char siew bao" (steamed roast pork buns), "dahn taht" (egg custard, much like creme brulee but baked pastry) and "jook" (congee/porridge with variety of meat and scallions).

Address: Manhattan, New York City,
Directions: By subway:
6, J, M, N, Q, R, W, Z to Canal St station
B, D to Grand St station
F to East Broadway station

Phone: (212) 346-9288
Website: http://www.explorechinatown.com/

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Apr 4, 2011
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