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Congee near Grand Central?

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I will die today if I can't have congee for lunch. Anyone know of anything good near the Grand Central area? I'm on the east side, around Lex or 3rd Ave. Specifically I want pork & preserved egg congee. YUM.

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  1. I did a find-a-food search on Menupages and got only one result vaguely near you:

    http://www.menupages.com/restaurants/...

    Don't die, though.

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    1. re: small h

      Thanks! I doubt they'll deliver for a $3.23 order so I'll try to wrassle some people to go in with me.

      Not going to die now.

      1. re: ch_smooth

        Well, here's another rec so you won't die. Ying Du on 38th St.

        http://www.menupages.com/restaurants/...

        1. re: Miss Needle

          nope...i got jipped cuz i saw on menupages, it's VERY outdated, i say 80% of the menu isn't there at all

    2. Not chinese but you could also try Ktown for jook. I know Hangawi has it, not sure about other places

        1. re: nooyawka

          I'll have to give it another try next week - I wussed out and got wonton mee instead.

        2. I still go to Wing Wong on Little Italy side of Mott St. for that. Like their consistency. But no one gives enough preserved egg anymore! I have to offer to pay for extra.