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Though much smaller than the Chinese neighborhoods of New York and San Francisco, great food and numerous small Chinese specialty stores still abound in Chinatown.
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N Broadway at North Hill St, Downtown, Los Angeles, CA 90012
Central L.A
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+1 213-680-0243
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Reviewed yesterday

it is a nice place to take a walk around again another place to visit while in Downtown Los Angeles.

Thank 57chevycustom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Having heard and read good things about Chinatown it is fair to say we already had some expectations. However, when we arrived in New Chinatown we were met with a disappointing scene. The streets were filled primarily with tourist souvenir shops, the restaurants were mainly...More

3  Thank TomNIwona
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had heard that there was lots to do here, but it ended up being very small and disappointing. It was very dirty almost everywhere, the shops did not have anything unique to purchase, and all of the places to eat were very dirty. There...More

Thank paigemcfarland21
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nothing like SF or NYC Chinatown, really small, mostly tourist shops, you can get better Chinese food in Monterey Park or Alhambra or San Gabriel or Rowland Heights or Arcadia. Plus it gives me the creeps because of the biggest race massacre on the West...More

1  Thank haohuangpianist
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Like many of the districts of LA, there is a self-guided walking tour you can do through Chinatown, marked by large bollards bearing a map and details of the various attractions. This is a great way to explore Chinatown and its history. The architecture is...More

Thank MeredithAussie
Reviewed May 23, 2018

If you are visiting Los Angekes ChinaTown Is among the best stops especially for food nirvana. Try Yang Chao, and walk the streets.

Thank TonyFi18
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Reviewed May 9, 2018 via mobile

The Chinatown blocks are marked with a dragon gate and the sidewalks are covered with merchandise. The streets/sidewalks were dirty, however. There were literally hundreds of choices of food (both prepared and fresh), souvenirs, clothing, etc. that you can’t possible go home without at these...More

2  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed May 3, 2018 via mobile

This place is breathtaking by night. I’ve loved one restaurant that I have picked randomly, though the line was tremendous but it was worth the shot. I have noticed that lot of celebrities visited that restaurant. Every single dish was a delight. I recommand this...More

3  Thank Sara k
Reviewed April 29, 2018

Place is now Laotia and Cambodian and Vietnamese most Chinese businesses are in Alhambra And Montery park

Thank MAGCALAS1
Reviewed April 6, 2018

It's nowhere as impressive as San Francisco's Chinatown but I think it's worth visiting. There are many good restaurants, markets, and souvenir shops. If you like dim sum you can find it there especially at Ocean Seafood restaurant. If you go on Sundays, be prepared...More

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echan47
October 31, 2017|
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Response from dkcleaver | Reviewed this property |
I would not stay in this area. It is nice but not worth spending more than a few hours.
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echan47
October 31, 2017|
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Response from katork | Reviewed this property |
We didn't stay close to Chinatown, but I am sure you could find a hotel that would meet your expectations. May I suggest to Google hotels close to the area; Tripadvisor, also, could narrow down the selections for you. The... More
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