Eldridge—Also Known as ‘Fuzhou Street’
In case you’re, like, totally out of touch, Fujianese food is the all the rage these days.
Here’s what you need to know: It’s not from Fiji. Fuzhou (pronounced Foochow) is a city in the Fujian province, which is on the southeast coast of the People's Republic of China.
For a little taste of Fuzhou (mostly in the form of freshly made dumplings, noodles, and fish balls), take a stroll down Eldridge Street, starting where it splits off Division.
Here’s some of what you’ll find:
And here's a little round-up, but there's more where that came from:
Fu Zhou Cuisine (top) 15 Eldridge Street (212) 343-0548
Young City Fish Balls 21A Eldridge Street (646) 274-9702
Sheng Wang 27 Eldridge Street 212-925-0805
Best Fu Zhou Restaurant 71A Eldridge Street (212) 219-3328
Fu Zhou Cuisine 118 Eldridge Street (212) 965-1560
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