Formerly known as No. 1 Chinese, this modeled-after-Chinatown joint says, “We may be affordable,” but it retains enough irony in its order-by-numbers format to also say, “we’re trendy!” Nine-foot carved doors, wood-plank ceilings and a subterranean lounge reinforce the stylin’-Chinese concept.
|Venue name:||China 1||Contact:|
50 Ave B
|Cross street:||between 3rd and 4th Sts|
|Opening hours:||Mon–Thu, Sun noon–2am; Fri, Sat noon–4am|
|Transport:||Subway: F to Lower East Side–Second Ave|
|Price:||Average main course: $13. Cash only|