Tag Archives: Chinatown

Glue Pudding Anyone?

Saw this walking home yesterday and just had to share.  I love living on the edge of Chinatown it really reminds you of how diverse the food universe is.  I’m sure this is just a bad translation, but I sure … Continue reading

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Today in Chinatown

I’ve never seen such an eager bridge atop a wedding cake.  Usually they seem kind of stiff standing next to each other….the time they are a changing.“30 different kinds of taste!” …can’t beat that;-)  

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Happy Chinese New Year! Why I Love NYC Reason #1

So my friend Pam and I meet regularly in Chinatown for lunch. She works in the financial district, I live on the lower east side which puts Chinatown in the middle. Thursday a lot of places were closed for the … Continue reading

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Roast Duck, Rice, Cabbage = $5.25

The idea was to get a quick bite before going to a Pride party at BGSQD.  I saw a sign for a bakery and even though it goes against every word I have ever said on this blog I have … Continue reading

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Carol’s Bun is in the Oven

 As part of my cutting edge coverage of restaurants with names that make me smile in Chinatown I bring you: Carol’s Bun.  Not sure why I find this so amusing other than the obvious bun-in-the-oven image it conjures up.  Carol’s … Continue reading

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99 Favor Taste Restaurant. Wait, What?

About 4 blocks from where I live is where Chinatown officially starts.  The stretch of Grand street from Allen to the Bowery has a lot of great small food shops, fish mongers and produce stalls that I shop at regularly. … Continue reading

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How Cold Is It? Frozen, Frozen Fish

I had lunch with my friend Pam in Chinatown today.  I walk up and down the streets of Chinatown daily, I love it, love all the great produce, exotic fruit and mysterious food items lining the street.   The fish … Continue reading

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