Nom Wah Tea Parlor, NYC

Nom Wah Tea Parlor Cuisine: Chinese Neighborhood: Chinatown Price: $15-20 per person (dishes range from $2.50 – $4.95) Address: 13 Doyers St., NYC 10013 Telephone: 212-962-6047 Hours: Daily 10:30am – 8:30pm Yum cha, which literally translates to “drinking tea” in Cantonese, refers to a dining experience that includes drinking Chinese tea and eating dim sum, … Continue reading

88 Palace, NYC

88 Palace Cuisine: Chinese, Dim Sum Neighborhood: Chinatown Price: $10 total per person Small plates $2.00, Medium $2.75, Large $3.25 (weekend prices) Phone: 212-941-8886 Address: 88 E Broadway, NYC 10002 The only times I had been on East Broadway were during my college days when I would take the $20 round trip Chinatown bus to … Continue reading

Chinatown Food Crawl, NYC

It all started when a friend wanted to compare all the Papaya hot dogs in the city, and we went to almost all of them in a single evening to finally declare a winner: Gray’s Papaya!  Since then, my fellow wannabe foodie friends have embarked on the occasional “Food Crawl” or if you want to … Continue reading