Posted by sunmola

The Most Epic Dumpling Tour - Favorite Spots of Chinatown including Noodles, local bars, shops & random fun

So you've probably been to Chinatown a handful of times and gone to the same few places. Joe's, Vanessa's...but you've never really known:
Where are the BEST, LOCAL spots for dumplings in Chinatown?
How can I find the places NOT on the "Top 10" or inundated with tourists?
What's the actual history + story behind Chinatown?
We started this tour for friends who've lived in NYC for years, and never really knew how to get around, or what to do in Chinatown. As a born and bred New Yorker whose father was a chef in Chinatown for 20+ years, I became the go-to Chinatown expert. So - for the person who has always wanted to get to know NYC better, wanted to make new friends or simply, just fricken loves dumplings, food + culture - this is for YOU.
We'll be a small group that will be mingling + hanging out.
-Fried, steamed + soup DUMPLINGS from 4 - 5 different locations (plus if you have something super specific I can swap to make it happen like spicy ma po tofu or banh mi!!)
- Walking Tour of Chinatown including favorite local hotspots that I grew up going to including Singaporean Beef Jerky, Sponge Cakes, Milk + Bubble Tea, Super hidden markets + old school gold shops.
-Crazy history of Chinatown from the bloody gang fights to the most recent years of speakeasies
-A ciaooo! Branded tote bag, stickers + swagged out dumpling ranking card + pencil
-Just the most lit tour ever. Like, how often are you gonna get a real New Yorker who grew up there actually take you?
What You Should Know
Wear comfy shoes and stretchy pants!

Sept. 7, 2019, 3 p.m. to Nov. 3, 2019, 11 p.m.

Location: 42 Mulberry Street, New York, NY 10013