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Ejonesboy Apr 29, 2010 03:57 PM

This Saturday. Would appreciate recommendations. Want to avoid the tourist havens.

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    monab RE: Ejonesboy Apr 30, 2010 02:37 PM

    To avoid tourists, head north to Nolita.

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      Ejonesboy RE: monab May 3, 2010 10:34 AM

      Great advice, Nolita. We found Cafe Gitane. It lived up to everything we read about it.

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      Cafe Gitane
      113 Jane St, New York, NY 10014

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      Ann900 RE: Ejonesboy Apr 30, 2010 03:39 PM

      While Little Italy these days is pretty much wall to wall tourists traps, Chinatown is definitely not. What are you interested in? Would dim sum fit the bill or do you want more of a full meal?

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