Why the regret over this dish, once the quintessential Chinese food in the city, and now slipping quietly from the consciousness of New Yorkers, just like some of the most treasured memories of childhood.
The menu even boasted selections from Column A and Column B. A lifelong New Yorker, you can usually find her hunkered down on some barstool around the world chatting up the bartender about their menu and endlessly taking pictures of drinks for the 'gram. I had stumbled upon a revelation: Broadway Comedy Club, 318 W.
Several knowledgeable sources had said Hop Kee had some of the best chow mein in Chinatown. You are already subscribed to this email.
That was my epiphany, my Rosebud. Ho said.
They will host lunchtime Dragon Dancers on Friday, February 16th at 12PM and have special holiday menus all weekend long. At the Big Wong restaurant at 67 Mott Street, Karen Chan, the manager, said the chow mein there is ''as authentic as you can get.
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Cantonese style means a thin stew of vegetables served on a large expanse of yellow pan-fried noodles. A family-friendly store inside the Grand Bazaar NYC created for one day only in honor of National Children's Day featuring handmade toys and clothing for kids and babies and rare vintage children's books—all for sale. Jimmy's 38 NYC, 156 W. IN Marcel Proust's ''Remembrance of Things Past,'' a stream of memories is triggered by the taste of a madeleine cookie, the kind the narrator used to eat in his childhood.
Now they bring their grandchildren in, and they're growing up with it. Where were the neon ''Chow Mein'' signs that once seemed to hang in every Chinese restaurant window?
Then, at Second Avenue and 12th Street, two stories above a dingy joint called Jade Mountain, the magical words appeared like a beacon, a neon sign whose dull red glow seemed to give an eerie mist to the air.