New York Journals

My New York: Free, Cheap, and local

A June 2007 trip to New York by Brooklynite22

Chinatown Photo, New York, New York More Photos
Quote: Some of my favorite places, festivals and eats, that won't break your budget.


Attraction | "Taste of Chinatown"

Chinatown Photo, New York, New York
This annual event highlights the numerous restaurants in New York's Chinatown. Come hungry, bring friends and share. This event, held in May of each year brings the food to the streets in affordable one dollar and two dollar "tastes". The Canal Street, Grand Street or East Broadway stop on various subway lines will you get you here. The streets are closed off on participating blocks and restaurants set up tables (and some chairs) in the streets and offer different samples in small affordable portions. This event is a great way to try lots of different types of food with participating restaurants ranging from Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Thai and beyond. They include traditional favorites...Read More

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Canal Street to Bayard Street
New York, New York 10002
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