We were all ready to say goodbye to 2020 on Dec. 31, but on Feb. 12, we can do it all over again when we can celebrate Lunar New Year! No matter what your nationality is, you can celebrate Chinese New Year at authentic Chinese restaurants located near your Octagon apartment – no plane ride across the pond necessary.
In the Roosevelt Island area, the options for authentic Chinese are endless thanks to the international dining scene that has budded nearby. Check out these eateries for dine-in, takeout or delivery for a Lunar New Year you can enjoy alongside your favorite dishes.
located at 568 Main St, New York which is four minutes from your Octagon
apartment, is inspired by Chongqing city in Sichuan province as it brings
authentic flavors and signature dishes to New York.
From their zajiang noodles and braised pork rice bowl to the
spicy braised beef noodles, they serve a selection of delicious noodle and rice
bowls. A noodle bar at heart, Zhongzhong Noodles grew from their love of
family-run restaurants of Chongqing which are intimate, warm and full of rich
flavors. Now in New York, they evoke the legacy of these venues and combine them
with an urban design.
Shanghai Restaurant and Bar, located at 1378 3rd Ave, New York which is
15 minutes from your Octagon apartment, is a cozy and upscale dining space
serving traditional and innovative Shanghainese dishes, including dim sum.
Tri Dim Shanghai combines quality ingredients, delicious
dishes and an impressive atmosphere to bring its guests meals worth returning
for. Their experienced staff serves Shanghainese, dim sum, and Szechuan dishes
using fresh meat and produce and a touch of upscale elegance.
568 Main St, New York, NY 10044
Tri Dim Shanghai
Restaurant and Bar
1378 3rd Ave, New York, NY 10075