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Nov 16, 2008 11:56 AM

Where to buy frog?

To cook, rather than eat in a restaurant. Downtown Manhattan locations would be ideal, but will go wherever.


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  1. I've seen them in Chinatown - I believe at a seafood market on Bayard, maybe at Elizabeth or so.

    1. Try the two seafood stalls on Mott St. between Hester and Grand. They always have frogs available and their quality is better in general. Avoid the stalls on Canal.

      1. There's a Chinese grocery store on Clinton above Delancey that sells live frogs.

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        1. re: small h

          definitely seen them here too. its on the east side of the street

        2. I saw them for sale at Dynasty Supermarket on Elizabeth just a few weeks ago.

          Hong Kong Supermarket
          157 Hester St, New York, NY 10013

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          1. re: KTinNYC

            Dynasty always has plenty of large (and live) frogs for sale.

            1. re: KTinNYC

              My vote is for Dynasty as well. I've bought frog from them on several ocassions.

            2. You'll find them in most places that sell live seafood in Chinatown. Try Mott Street between Hester and Grand.