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

Chinatown USA

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

Interviews

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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Enjoying Cantonese barbecue in Sunset Park, Brooklyn.

Chinatown USA

How to Have a Lunar New Year Feast, Wherever You May Be

The Year of the Tiger will be upon us come February 1, and so a generous spread is most definitely…

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

Guides

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 Classics

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 Matters

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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Illustration of WY Industries soy sauce, mustard, duck sauce and hot sauce packets

Chinatown USA

Packet by Packet, This Duck-Sauce Dynasty Forges On

Individual restaurants come and go, but the soy sauce packet is forever. And if you live and eat lo mein…

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Chinatown USA

The Resy Guide to Celebrating Lunar New Year in New York

Like many other celebrations, the Lunar New Year will look quite different this year. Manhattan Chinatown’s annual parade has been put on…

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Chinatown USA

The Resy Guide to a Chinese Banquet-Style Christmas in New York

Readers, perhaps this is the year to take a page from the Jewish holiday playbook. No, not frying up latkes or making sufganiyot from…

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Chinatown USA

Behind the Scenes of Stephanie Shih’s Sunset Park Chinatown Tour

On a sunny fall afternoon, Stephanie H. Shih took us on a tour of one of her favorite neighborhoods: Sunset…

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