There's never been a better time to eat Chinese food in New York, and here's our comprehensive-but-selective guide to it all: the good, the great, and the decent, all to help you find the best Chinese food across the boroughs.
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What makes for a great dish of XO noodles? Is it the volume of XO sauce alone, or their union with the noodles that counts?
It's prime weather for congee, the Chinese version of oatmeal or grits. Here are ten spots in Chinatown worth a visit for this creamy bowl of comfort food.
Most people probably stop in at Mei Li Wah to get some of the bakery's famous roast pork buns to go, but you can also eat in for a budget-priced lunch or dinner. Just sit in one of their booths and order from a menu of congee, rice noodle rolls, noodle soups, dim sum dishes, bubble tea, and more.