chinatown

New Malaysia Chinatown

The curry at New Malaysia Chinatown uses too little curry powder for my taste but is flavored nicely with more coconut milk. For many non-spicy eaters, this is an advantage. The prices are decent here in Chinatown. Be sure to try some Roti Canai, a type of Indian-influenced flatbread found in Malaysia and Indonesia. This Roti Canai is a single thick slice with a thick curry sauce, and worth a try. I do not normally like ordering satay meats because I find these orders not worth it. I like to make my own or get street cart version because at a restaurant, I expect a little more work and something...

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New Shanghai Boston

New Shanghai Boston is fantastic for Sichuan/Szechuan food, rather than Shanghai-nese food. This is probably also one of the best Chinese food in the Chinatown area. New Shanghai is satisfying in its use of spicy chili oil iconic to the region. The beautiful red oil is a condiment made from the vegetable oil that has been infused with chili peppers. Therefore, it is meant to flavor and color, rather than to be eaten like a soup, as it sometimes may seem. The restaurant's levels of spicy-ness are already slightly reduced compared to other authentic Sichuan restaurants. Do try the typically famous...

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