9. Lam Zhou Handmade Noodle 144 E Broadway, New York, NY 10002 (Chinatown). You’ll be so busy slurping pliant strands of hand-pulled noodles from the aromatic broth and eating perfectly crisp, thin-skinned pork potstickers, you’ll barely notice...
Chinatown is unlike other hot spots in Manhattan. It is a living, breathing neighborhood with a real community and real residents. Although dependent on tourists, Chinatown is unapologetically authentic.
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But we're in Chinatown - chances are you came for the cheap eats, not for the Michelin stars. The thing to order here are the fried pork and chive dumplings, which pack a good meat to dumpling ratio for a nominal fee ($1.25 for 5 of these bad boys).