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You Gotta Go!

If you live in New York you visit Chinatown. If you visit New York, you visit Chinatown. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ralph S
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New York City, New York
Is Your Town CHINATOWN?

Sights, smells, open markets - all the things you would expect from Chinatown with Asian flair... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Michael B
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good26%
  • Average38%
  • Poor10%
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“chinese food” (9 reviews)
“dim sum” (7 reviews)
“canal street” (4 reviews)
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Brooklyn, NY
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Thank Ralph S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been here a couple of times, once to eat - and the very pushy and aggressive restaurateurs trying to get you inside is a bit off putting. However food is generally very good indeed. The other time was more enjoyable as we had already eaten...More

Thank LondonTim79
Reviewed 31 December 2017

We enjoyed walking through Chinatown plenty of Restaurants, the cooking smells were good, the unusual displays in the Chinese Medicine Shop,we bought fried dumplings from a shop that we were told were the best in Chinatown and cheap, also Little Italy and Soho are very...More

Thank Sunshineqld
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

Last time I was a young child and visited here. Now as an adult with kids they loved it just as much as I did when I waa young. You really get a taste of China in a quick period of time. From fresh fish...More

Thank Nina G
Reviewed 9 December 2017

Interesting place with a lot of restaurants. We read it is actually growing with the new wave of immigration. One of the iconic NYC neighborhoods.

Thank RunOhio
Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

We went there during the evening and finally it was nothing exciting. We got average dinner there. I would say, go there if you already see the rest of NY. Maybe good thing is to buy cheap souvenirs.

Thank RolandNavratil
Reviewed 29 November 2017

visited Chinatown overT-Day week, very hectic but vibrant; great fruit stands, hawker stalls and easy to walk around there so long as you kept an eye out for traffic! Found a great restaurant [Royal Seafood], and good deals on fruit to take to the hotel.

Thank KaneoheMike
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Grocery shopping and parking is easier than Manhattan, and quicker to reach. Less traffic. Many new commercial endeavors and restaurants opening

Thank Gail M
Reviewed 1 November 2017

Get your fill of dim sum, herb and fish vendors, great street veggie vendors with graffitied white vans, plenty of "Year of the *animal*" tchotchkes, festive lights, and nostrils full of smells you didn't know existed. Be sure to check out Columbus Park where world...More

Thank Amber S
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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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