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hustle and bustle

Ethnic neighborhood with lots of choices for food and shopping. Local groceries sell typical Asian... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
SylviaGardner
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New York City, New York
Cheap

This is a very good place to go for cheap shopping and a Chinese meal.This is a very crowded area... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
SE s
via mobile
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“chinese food” (11 reviews)
“dim sum” (7 reviews)
“canal street” (4 reviews)
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Brooklyn, NY
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"chinese food"
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"dim sum"
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"canal street"
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"dumplings"
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"little italy"
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"grocery shopping"
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"new york city"
in 12 reviews
"knock offs"
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"cheap souvenirs"
in 2 reviews
"chinese language"
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"narrow streets"
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"western hemisphere"
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"fast pace"
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"worth seeing"
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"first hand"
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"an adventure"
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"great shopping"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Ethnic neighborhood with lots of choices for food and shopping. Local groceries sell typical Asian fare unknown to local American markets. A good mix of Chinese restaurants from various Chinese regions. A walk down Mott Street to Mosco Street - where you find the cheapest...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very good place to go for cheap shopping and a Chinese meal.This is a very crowded area here.

Thank SE s
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Being in Chinatown of NYC is really quite an experience. There are so many restaurants and shops that you will feel so lost. It also looks like you are in Mainland China. Lots of nice restaurants, so you can get your Chinese food cravings sorted...More

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Reviewed 9 May 2018

Fun area to walk around. Check the scene with the open air fish markets and take in the sites and smells. Smaller area than I thought, but there is a lot in a small amount of space. Check out the food shops, dumplings and trinket...More

1  Thank Curtez151
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

Get your souvenirs here, you can barter the price with the vendors and get things for less than half the price that they jack things up in time square. Great food too! Check out the park on Mulberry and see all the people practicing their...More

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Reviewed 16 April 2018

There is nothing like visiting a China town in NYC. All the noises and smells. Not as crowded as the one in Manhattan. There are so many great restaurants here.

Thank maya778
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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

I think it was still too cold to see the outside markets and grocers that I was hoping for. We ate a Chinese buffet lunch that was good, did a little shopping and went on our way. Nearly every shop sells the same things and...More

Thank Tiffany T
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Reviewed 23 February 2018

Good Chinese food and many cheap items to buy. Be it clothing or home accessories.... Whether you buy or not, its worth a stroll in these streets

Thank Nishith M
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Reviewed 9 February 2018

If you live in New York you visit Chinatown. If you visit New York, you visit Chinatown. The people, hustle of the streets, restaurants, street vendors, gridlock traffic and part of the Lower East Side! Like the title says 'You Gotta Go!" A new influx...More

1  Thank Ralph S
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Reviewed 24 January 2018

Sights, smells, open markets - all the things you would expect from Chinatown with Asian flair. Check out the textiles, imports and exotic goods.

Thank Michael B
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phbailey62
31 May 2018|
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Response from crystalg2000 | Reviewed this property |
there are a lot of quick places to eat and grab a snack. Also the best Dim Sum in the city in some of the restaurants in China Town
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Prettigirl01
22 March 2017|
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Response from Mario T | Reviewed this property |
Ten, fifteen minutes- depending on how distracted you'll get along the way! I would take Broadway to the end (maybe see the Bull of Wall Street and the Defiant Girl if she's still there) and walk down some side streets... More
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