Shopping in Chinatown and Little Italy

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Looking for new places to explore? Take a look at where to shop for everything from athletics to clothing to kids!
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Essential? Wahoo!

Nom Wah on the Eater map!
We came across a pleasant surprise on Twitter the other day when several of our fans sent us a link to Eater NY’s “38 Essential New York Eats.” We’re just super stoked and honored to be in such great company. Thanks to all of our patrons and for supporting us over the past two years, as we re-launched and revitalized the restaurant. Check out the whole list on Eater
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You’ve been waiting… So here it is!

ABODE: home. style. food.
There’s been a lot of talk about what our collaboration – The Old Bowery Station – with Openhouse Gallery will host that we are finally ready to host our first pop-up dinner -Abode! From January 17th to 19th, you will have the opportunity to experience a seven course meal with complementary wine pairings. Abode features Chef Gregg Drusinsky and homecook Sarah Ashley Schiear, who met one another on another food project in Los Angeles. Together, they share a vision for a unique
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Zagat Rings in the New Year with Dim Sum Picks

Pan fried dumplings
It’s a new year and Zagat has their top picks for dim sum in Chinatown, Midtown, and the West Village in Manhattan. We’re excited to be in some great company, but you’ll have to check out the slideshow yourself to find out what the renowned guide’s selections are by clicking here!
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2012: A Look Back

Christmas lights at Nom Wah
We hope that everyone had a safe and enjoyable new year! The past year has brought us a lot of fantastic moments, with film/video spotlights and community sponsorships. We wanted to take a brief moment to look back at 2012 (in a not so chronological order) to see how far we’ve come and how much we have to look forward to for 2013. SMASH. We found ourselves hosting the cast of NBC’s SMASH as they filmed parts of an episode
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Shine Bright Like a Nocturnal Sign!

Nom Wah at night
In celebration of James and Karla Murray’s latest book, New York Nights, The New York Times highlighted several of the city’s photographed signs after dusk from a variety of neighborhoods. Check out the slideshow by clicking through here! For a copy of the book, be sure to take a look at the photographers’ website
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What is 168 Bowery?

Looking inside 168 Bowery
If you’re a foodie or a fan of either us or Openhouse Gallery, then you’ve been hearing a lot of buzz about this pop-up space at Bowery and Kenmare from local sources and even Zagat! So scroll on below to take a look at some exclusive photos of the space inside to see what we’ve been up to over on the Lower East Side. But before you do, we want to take a moment to say that if you are
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Wilson’s Guide to Doyers Street

Doyers Street
What is there to do on Doyers street (aside from dim sum, of course)? Nom Wah’s Wilson shares three of his top picks of the Bloody Angle. As a restaurant owner in Chinatown and a lifelong Lower Manhattan resident, I wanted to write a few words to encourage people to dine downtown in the upcoming days and weeks — and especially to come check out Chinatown, a place that’s dear to my heart. Now more than ever, Chinatown needs customers
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What We’re Thankful For

Dim sum galore!
We wanted to take a moment this week to let out customers know for what we are grateful. Granted, there are many things that we could list, but we want to touch upon the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy. To everyone that participated in #dineoutNYC – an initiative to help in the recovery for the restaurant industry – hats off to you. Thank you for bringing your friends, family, and dim sum first-timers to our establishment – every little bit has
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Sometimes It’s Just the Little Things

We opened up our mail this morning and noticed this little goodie from the folks at Foursquare! Big thanks to everyone who has stopped by to help us be acknowledged – it’s the little things that really let us know that we’re on the right track for all things social and service
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