Chinatown

Food

Uncovering the Best Food in New York City's Chinatown

Restaurateur Wilson Tang shows us the hidden gems of NYC's Chinatown.
VICE Staff
5.12.18
fried food

Frying Latkes Will Make Your Pets Smell Like Hanukkah Long After It's Over

We had a big German Shepherd when I was a kid, and whenever we fried potato pancakes, he smelled like them for a week.
Michael Solomonov
12.12.17
Blade Runner

Cyberpunk Cities Fetishize Asian Culture But Have No Asians

The "Blade Runner" universe is visually Asian, so where are the Asian people?
Sarah Emerson
10.10.17
New music

Liam Gallagher Is Less Belligerent Than Usual on New Song "Chinatown"

Another song from his upcoming solo album, 'As You Were.'
Lauren O'Neill
6.30.17
Chinese cooking

A Guided Tour of London’s Chinatown with Fuchsia Dunlop

Food writer and Chinese cooking don Fuchsia Dunlop showed me where to get the best dim sum, fresh fish, and vegetarian “pork slivers” in London's Chinatown.
Daisy Meager
4.29.17
san francisco

This Restaurant Tells the Story of San Francisco's Chinatown

Mister Jiu's is more than just an homage to chef Brandon Jew's Chinese heritage; it's a statement on the changing face of San Francisco's Chinatown.
Brandon Jew
4.27.17
Film

Bob Odenkirk's 'Girlfriend's Day' Is the Perfect Valentine's Antidote

The greeting-card noir premieres on Netflix tomorrow.
Amil Niazi
2.13.17
Los Angeles

Why This French Dip Sandwich Restaurant in LA Is Legendary

Founded in 1908, this restaurant is believed to have created the hot sandwich. It has survived through two world wars, The Great Depression, Prohibition, and even the extension of the Hollywood Freeway in 1951.
Javier Cabral
2.4.17
chinese new year

Why Eating Tons of Dumplings Makes for a Lucky Chinese New Year

In Chinese cuisine, dumplings are believed to bring good fortune, as they look like gold ingots. “More is generally better as a rule of thumb,” says London Chinese chef Andrew Wong.
Sophie Missing
1.28.17
Food

This Chef Has Dedicated His Life to Perfecting Hainan Chicken and Rice

Johnny Lee has dedicated the last six years of his life to perfecting Hainan-style chicken and rice and will stop at nothing until the world knows what constitutes a proper version of it.
Javier Cabral
1.17.17
san francisco

Step Inside 98-Year-Old Hang Ah Tea Room, the Oldest Dim Sum Restaurant in America

Since 1920, generation after generation of Chinatown residents has slipped into Hang Ah Tea Room for dumplings, noodles, and tea.
Hilary Pollack
12.1.16
News

Are London's Brothel Raids Really About Saving Sex Workers?

Last week, police stormed six massage parlors looking for victims, so they could "take them to safety." Often, this meant arresting women and putting them in detention centers.
Frankie Mullin
10.27.16
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