Little Tong, East Village, New York
The Facts
NAME: Little Tong
IT'S: A new eatery in Alphabet City with food from the Chinese province of Yunnan.

30-03-2017

OPENED: March 30th, 2017
LOCATION: Lower East Side
ADDRESS: 177 1st Avenue
CLOSEST SUBWAY: 1st Avenue
OPENING TIMES: Tuesday – Sunday 5:30pm – 11pm.
WEBSITE: Visit Site
CONTACT: (929) 367-8664
FACEBOOK: Visit Facebook
INSTAGRAM: Visit Instagram

Little Tong

OPENED984 DAYS AGO

Little Tong, a new noodle shop from Chef Simone Tong, is now open in the East Village.  The restaurant features rice noodle dishes and seasonal small plates inspired by the Chinese province of Yunnan, and the flavors Chef Simone experienced during her time in Yunnan Province.

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The Spot:

Located just a few blocks from Union Square and right off of the 1st Avenue L train, Little Tong’s location is prime – it’s nestled in the popular East Village, where food bloggers and Instagrammers often coalesce to seek out the new trends and best new spots.  Little Tong’s vibrant interiors and light wooden accents flow beautifully with vintage Chinese furniture to bring a modern feel to the traditional food being prepared.

The Food: 

The noodle dishes at Little Tong, called mixian, are accompanied on the menu by seasonal small plates, housemade pickles, and specially-crafted condiments and sauces.  Each rice noodle bowl has a unique flavor combination, evoking flavors from difference regions in the Yunnan Province.  Packed with a combination of flavors of broth, meats, vegetables, herbs, condiments, and pickles, each bowl will directly transport customers to Yunnan, evoking the same feelings Chef Simone felt during her time as a child and on a more recent trip to the Province.  Little Tong brings flavors from a Province virtually unknown in New York City.

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The Damage:

The small plates range from $3 – $13, while the Mixian Rice Noodle bowls vary from $14 – $17.  Little Tong also have a no tipping policy!

In a nutshell:

Introducing flavors to New York City that have never been seen before, Little Tong is sure to become a neighborhood favorite.  The unique and complex flavor profiles of the Mixian bowls will intrigue both the adventurous and those just looking for a traditional meal with the freshest ingredients.

The Facts
NAME: Little Tong
IT'S: A new eatery in Alphabet City with food from the Chinese province of Yunnan.

30-03-2017

OPENED: March 30th, 2017
LOCATION: Lower East Side
ADDRESS: 177 1st Avenue
CLOSEST SUBWAY: 1st Avenue
OPENING TIMES: Tuesday – Sunday 5:30pm – 11pm.
WEBSITE: Visit Site
CONTACT: (929) 367-8664
FACEBOOK: Visit Facebook
INSTAGRAM: Visit Instagram

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