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foodieintraining Aug 7, 2008 10:39 AM

I have family coming into town Sunday morning and they would like to go out for Dim Sum. What are your suggestions for the best Dim Sum in the city?

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  1. scoopG Aug 7, 2008 11:22 AM

    Why not start here with this very recent review from Lau:

    http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/545785

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      Lau Aug 7, 2008 03:32 PM

      highly recommend chatham (scoopG posted my review above), substantially better than any other place (although i dont mind dim sum go go)...although someone posted that chatham is all carts on the weekends, which is disappointing as it prob hurts quality of the food a bit

      also remember its 6 chatham (the new looking one) not 9 chatham (the old school looking one

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        financialdistrictresident Aug 10, 2008 01:47 PM

        Lau, it's not all carts on weekends because we went yesterday and ordered from the menu.

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      abud Aug 7, 2008 01:20 PM

      Ping's Seafood.

      1. Chandavkl Aug 7, 2008 01:52 PM

        Another thread with more possibilities.

        http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/509122

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          solidgold Aug 7, 2008 03:45 PM

          Most people will agree that the best Dim Sum is in Flushing. I live in Brooklyn, so I feel there are plenty of places that stack up favorably to the places in Flushing. If you don't mind going to the outer boros, I would suggest leaving Chinatown Manhattan behind.

          1. thursdayclubjason Aug 10, 2008 12:48 PM

            Golden Unicorn on E. Broadway rocks!
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