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Chinatown

Canal Street to Bayard Street, New York City, NY
+1 212-346-9288
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good28%
  • Average31%
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“canal street” (78 reviews)
“mott st” (21 reviews)
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Canal Street to Bayard Street, New York City, NY
Chinatown
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+1 212-346-9288
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We went here for lunch. The minute you walk in you are being approached repeatedly to buy purses and what not, even followed by sales people. Then when we went into restaurant they wanted us to get our food to go. We stayed wanting the...More

Thank marsha d
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is unlike any other place you have been before. Very good for authentic chinese food. Additionally, you want to buy cheap jewelry, handbag and gifts, then this is the place. I have been here several times to buy fresh fish.

Thank Wee_g65
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent a nice afternoon here shopping and dining on Chinese food. We went to a tea house for authentic dim Sum and tea. We went to pearl river market and shopped for items for our Chinese New Year celebration.

Thank lollygal
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Plenty of fresh produce and fish markets...eateries, dim sum and gift shops. Gift shop workers are a bit aggressive and at times do not take no for an answer, but if you master the art of ignoring you will be fine. Easily spend a couple...More

Thank Melinda J
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is so unique. I've never seen anything like it before in my life. Its a little intimidating at first because of the amount of people and the sellers yelling for you to buy their things. If you're good at haggling, this is your...More

1  Thank Caitlin C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really enjoyed seeing this part of town. A throwback in time for sure. Bargain for fake jewelry and handbags if you desire but the real attraction is the authentic food offerings. Loved our visit.

1  Thank 30,043
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Chinatown in downtown Manhattan is like taking a walk back in time. I used to frequent the restaurants on Mott Street as a little girl ... and 40 years later not much has changed! It's a true treat filled with authentic Chinese Restaurants, bakeries, and...More

Thank Theresa C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An awesome day with our 10 year old adopted from China!!! Very fun to shop and eat in Chinatown!! Very close to Little Italy as well!!!! So fun to see the open air markets almost like being in China again.

Thank Samantha F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Easy to get to and it takes you to another country without leaving the city, lots of colour, people, a fun place to shop - have seen many Chinatown's, not sure it is very much different.

Thank RonWamberal
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is worth wondering through Chinatown. The food shops are fun to see. If you are looking for bargains they are willing to haggle to make the sale. Never pay the first price they tell you.

1  Thank mgdevine
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Chinatown
Bursting with an amazing array of sights, sounds, and
smells on every block, a visit to Chinatown feels like
entering a different world. It’s a colorful spectacle
that gets even more crowded on weekends, when families
stream in to enjoy huge dim sum feasts and to stock up
at the markets on Mott Street. To take a break from
the buzz, grab something sweet from one of the many
bakeries in the area and head to Columbus Park, where
...More
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jemina1970
is China town worth visiting
10 March 2017|
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Response from Michael A | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it's worth a visit if you're going to be in Manhattan; but I wouldn't make it a priority.
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hurricanehen
hi, are the knock off stuff they sell obvious or do you have to ask? and is it just bags they sell or a bit of everything? thanks
10 February 2017|
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Response from ddinsd | Reviewed this property |
You will be approached by people on the street asking if you want Gucci, etc. I just said no thank you. The items in the store really aren't that well made. The one thing I did purchase though was pashmina shawls - barter... More
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JDUNA
Interested in checking out Chinatown. It's a large district what area has the most shops & eateries? I'm looking for a location to start so that I am not wondering aimlessly. Thanks
3 November 2016|
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Response from Chuck S | Reviewed this property |
go to canal street and there is plenty of shopping and places to eat
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