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Best Chinese near MOMA?

angularbanjo Apr 23, 2009 10:30 PM

Taking the family to MOMA and then to dinner tonight. (Friday) Promised Chinatown because my son and I want to try Amazing 66. But my wife is pushing to eat closer to the museum. Any ideas for asian not far from 53rd and 5th?

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    kathryn RE: angularbanjo Apr 23, 2009 10:33 PM

    Do you like spicy food? Try Wu Liang Ye or Szechuan Gourmet. SG is possibly the best Sichuan food in Manhattan.

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      angularbanjo RE: kathryn Apr 23, 2009 10:34 PM

      Where is it?

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        kathryn RE: angularbanjo Apr 23, 2009 10:41 PM

        Wu Liang Ye (Places link won't work because the address is kind of wacky)
        Frnt 1 36 W 48th St, New York, NY 10036
        (212) 398-2308
        Open Daily 12pm-9:30pm

        Szechuan Gourmet
        21 W 39th St
        New York, NY 10018

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      silencespeak RE: angularbanjo Apr 24, 2009 07:45 AM

      Joe's Shanghai, the Chinatown classic, has a location two blocks away, on 56th btw 5th and 6th. They're touted for their soup dumplings and comprehensive Chinese-American and Chinese menu.

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