Revel in the tacky decor as you slurp down big bowls of congee (rice porridge). There's an extensive menu featuring many other Cantonese dishes.One of the best bargains in the neighborhood - and they deliver!
207 Bowery, near Rivington
A Mexican spot on Stanton Street serving all the standards (tacos, burritos, enchiladas) -- plus lethal margaritas. Don't expect speedy or attentive service, but if you don't mind waiting, it's a good time.
117 Stanton, at Essex
Hours Daily 11am-11pm
A nicely appointed but low key Irish bar on Clinton Street that caters mostly to a neighborhood crowd. There's no kitchen, but they turn out some tasty bar grub anyway (fried oysters, fish & chips, shepherd's pie). Weekend brunch...
The Clinton Street cafe features good coffee, sandwiches, a full bar and (of course) exemplary chocolate and chocolate desserts. Cocoa Bar has wi-fi and is almost never crowded.
21 Clinton Street, near Stanton
Hours: Mon-Thu: 7am-12am; ...
Karaoke club/Korean restaurant. The menu features a selection of noodle dishes, kimchi and sizzling hot pots, but really people go for the drinks and the Karaoke.
196 Orchard, near Houston
Cambodian-style sandwiches - served in gourmet hot dog buns and stuffed with pulled pork, brisket, catfish and other interesting ingredients.
78 Rivington, near Orchard
Hours Monday: 12pm-10pm; Tuesday-Wednesday: 12pm-12am; Thursday-Saturday: 12pm-2am; Sunday: 12pm-10pm
A dependable Cantonese place on Grand Street, specializing in noodles, congee and a $5.95 lunch special.
300 Grand Street, between Eldridge and Allen
Delivery, Cash only
Cusine: ItalianAddress: 98 Rivington St./mapPhone: 212-614-0473 Hours: Mon-Fri, noon-1am; Sat-Sun, noon-3amMenu/web siteReservations: noDelivery: no This wine bar at the corner of Rivington and Ludlow streets, one of the Lower East Side's best places to watch the world go by, is...