Cultural • Dining • Lively
Of course the dim sum is outstanding, of course there are open-air fish markets — but until you're in Chinatown, you don't realize how incredibly convenient it is to, well, everything downtown. The twisting streets make you feel like you're not on Manhattan anymore, but all of lower Manhattan is in walking distance, and you'll see all your neighbors at the Chinese New Year parade each year. Another surprise? How affordable it all is.
Can't get enough? - Explore the map
Chinatown is a maze and finding its culinary gems is as difficult as navigating the neighborhood's streets. In this guide, we help you find the best this hood's got to offer so you can spend less time being lost and more time eating.
Guide · 4 min read