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Trudger Apr 17, 2009 09:15 PM

Best Chinese (any style) nearest 22nd and 8th, preferably open 'till midnight on Saturdays?

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    foodonmymind Apr 18, 2009 08:02 AM

    i live in the hood and there is not to much good chinese in chelsea. the best i have found is home on 8th

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    1. re: foodonmymind
      Pan Apr 18, 2009 09:23 AM

      You don't like Grand Sichuan?

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        foodonmymind Apr 20, 2009 06:01 AM

        its alright. i have been there 2 or 3 times and had delivery a few times, for all the board chatter it gets i was not overly impressed. i think home on 8th is better

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          Pan Apr 20, 2009 10:13 AM

          What style is Home? Cantonese?

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      Pan Apr 17, 2009 10:30 PM

      Grand Sichuan on 24th and 9th. However, it closes at 11. And for Saturday night, you had better get reservations, because it's insanely crowded.

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        Bob Martinez Apr 18, 2009 08:33 AM

        I'll second GSH on 24th and 8th. For awhile I thought they were slipping - some of the food there wasn't top notch, but 2 recent visits produced excellent meals. On the down side the place is crazy busy and the atmosphere isn't the best.

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          kathryn Apr 18, 2009 09:19 AM

          Third GSI. It's on 9th, though, not 8th. Grand Sichuan International. And yes, it's extremely crowded.

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            Bob Martinez Apr 19, 2009 08:38 AM

            Oops. Thanks for the correction.

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            rose water Apr 20, 2009 11:57 AM

            echo your assessment; i've had a bunch of lackluster meals there, but my most recent was really excellent.

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