All Cities: Chinatown USA


The roast pork bun at Mei Lai Wah. // Credit: Molly Tavoletti for Resy

Chinatown USANew York

The Resy Guide to Manhattan Chinatown, By Those Who Love It Best

New York City’s first Chinatown does not kid around. The oldest of nine, it was established in the 1870s when…

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A spread of dim sum dishes from Sea Empress in Gardena, Calif.

Chinatown USANational

A Love Letter to Dim Sum, the Best Brunch Ever

Whenever I arrive at the misery that is LAX, after boarding a 6 a.m. flight out of an equally miserable…

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Inside Potluck Club, a new restaurant that just opened in Manhattan Chinatown.

InterviewsNew York

At Chinatown’s Potluck Club, a Revival for Cantonese American Flavors Takes Shape

In the past decade, being Cantonese in New York felt like having an identity dreading its eventual extinction: Our food…

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Illustration by Jeannie Phan

Chinatown USASan Francisco

Lessons in Closure, Or, Never Take Chinese Restaurants For Granted

Those of us who eat out for the sheer joy of it will always have a short list of Chinese…

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Chinatown USALondon

Despite Uncertainty, London’s ESEA Restaurants Forge Ahead With Optimism

Even in the best of times, the Lunar New Year brings about a cocktail of emotions. And for many of…

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A lineup of dumplings from Nom Wah Tea Parlor in Chinatown.

GuidesNew York

The Resy Guide to Celebrating Lunar New Year in New York

Have you walked around one of the city’s Chinatowns lately? Over in Manhattan, every shop lining Mott Street is dotted…

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The ClassicsNew York

The Family Restaurant That’s Become New York’s Melting Pot for Nearly 50 Years

This March, one of New York City’s most beloved dim sum palaces closed its doors and the city lost a shared piece…

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Illustration by Jeannie PhanM for Resy

Taste MattersNew York

Stop Calling Chinese Food Cheap. It Can Be Exceptional at Every Price.

There never has been a better time to eat Chinese food in New York City. From pleated Cantonese dumplings to…

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Chinatown USALos Angeles

The Resy Guide to Celebrating Lunar New Year in Los Angeles

To many, Lunar New Year, celebrated from Feb. 12 to 26 this year, is the most important holiday. It’s a…

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