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Golden Fung Wong

41 Mott St., New York, NY 10013 40.71512 -73.998812
nr. Pell St.  See Map | Subway Directions Hopstop Popup
212-267-4037 Send to Phone

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  • Type: Gourmet Marketplace
  • Products & Services: Bakeries / Specialty Cakes, Gourmet Shops/Produce

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Hours

Daily, 8am-8pm

Nearby Subway Stops

6, J, N, Q, R, Z to Canal St.

Payment Methods

Cash Only

Product Guide

Gourmet

  • Bakeries / Specialty Cakes
  • Gourmet Shops/Produce

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A sign outside this Chinatown bakery proudly proclaims it makes the city's best hopia—flaky, round pastries filled with lotus seed paste, sweet black beans, or a variety of other fillings. These treats, along with the similar but elaborately embossed moon cakes, are indeed good, even if they don't set this bakery head and shoulders above the others in the neighborhood. Still, the sheer range of goods makes it an appealing stop. For less than a dollar, you can make a meal of the soft, hamburger-sized buns filled with a choice of slightly sweet, chewy roast pork, ham and egg, or red bean. Chinese "crullers"—small, crisp fritters—and sesame cookies are sold by the pound, along with a few American-style sweets like butter cookies and French palmiers and cream horns. The two tables offer a surprisingly tranquil spot to enjoy your pastries along with a cup of coffee, or perhaps a chrysanthemum iced tea from the refrigerator at the back of the shop.

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Bachelorette party planners take note: This is your source for inexpensive X-rated fortune cookies.

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