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The End Times are nigh: you can visit ONE restaurant in Chinatown and order but ONE dish ...

Where would you go?
What would you order?
Why?

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  1. I'd go back in a time machine, go to Lin's Garden and order Lin's Garden Chow Fun!!!
    Oh, how I miss that dish!!
    Paul Simon even sang about it in "Paranoia Blues"

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    1. re: Motosport

      Motosport,,, one day in Lin's Garden a homeless guy came in and grabbed a handful of my lo main

      1. re: foodwhisperer

        Probably at 1 AM!! I can see it clearly.

        1. re: foodwhisperer

          Since I've got my time machine I'd go to Fu Joy for some Fukienese pork chops marinaded in that red stuff. I can taste them now.
          I'd walk back past the kitchen and do a little gambling too!!

      2. One dish is hard! With cold weather either the big plate of chicken with hand pulled noodles at Spicy Village(aka Henan Taste) or the pork belly with pickled mustard greens at Congee Village (mei cai kou rou). Or..........

        1. big wong
          beef chow fun
          i've been enjoying it's beefy greasy deliciousness since the age of 8!

          although in the cold, i do always crave xi'an famous food's spicy cumin lamb noodle soup.

          1. Peking duck at The Peking Duck House because I've never been there and it's on my bucket-list.

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            1. re: grampart

              They used to ring a gong there if someone ordered the Peking Duck. These days the Peking Duck House midtown is the better restaurant.

            2. Chicken with black mushroom congee--@ Congee.

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              1. re: Lesliepbg

                Not sure if this would be my choice but I took an order home after the lion dances and agree that it is excellent.
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