ExploreChinatown Newsletter
Preparing for Limited Indoor Dining on Sept 30, 2020
9 /30/20 起,紐約市將允許恢復室內用餐,
但佔用率不得超過25% 體溫檢查
New York City will be allowed to resume beginning September 30th with a 25 percent occupancy limit. All restaurants that choose to reopen will be subject to strict safety protocols, including temperature checks, contact information for tracing, face coverings when not seated and other safety protocols. Bar service will not be permitted, and restaurants will close at midnight. Business guidance for indoor dining in New York City is available here.

  • 25 percent occupancy limit
  • Temperature checks will be required at the door for all customers
  • One member of each party will be required to provide contact information for tracing if needed
  • No bar service - bars will only be used as service bars, a source of making drinks and serving them tableside
  • Masks must be worn at all times when not seated at a table
  • Tables must be six feet apart
  • Restaurants close at midnight
  • Strict adherence to all State-issued guidance
  • Restaurants should operate with enhanced air filtration, ventilation and purification standards (MERV13 & HEPA)
  • Limit air recirculation and allow for outside air ventilation
  • Outdoor dining will continue in the interim

紐約市的室內用餐將從9 月30 日起按照25% 的容量限制恢復營業。所有選擇重新開業的餐廳都將遵守嚴格的安全規程,包括體溫檢查、追蹤用聯繫資訊、未就座時戴面罩以及其他安全規程。酒吧服務將被禁止,餐館將在午夜關門。紐約市室內用餐指導意見請見此處

  • 25% 的佔用率限制•要求所有顧客在門口進行體溫檢查
  • 如有必要,將要求各方的一名成員提供聯絡資訊以供追蹤
  • 不提供酒吧服務——酒吧將只作為服務台使用,用來製作飲料並在桌上提供飲料
  • 不在餐桌旁就座時,必須始終戴口罩
  • 桌子之間必須間隔六英呎
  • 餐館午夜打烊
  • 嚴格遵守本州發佈的所有指導意見
  • 餐館應提高空氣過濾、通風和淨化標準 (MERV13 & HEPA)
  • 限制空氣再迴圈,允許外部空氣流通
  • 在此期間,戶外餐飲將繼續
Webinar - Guidelines and Best Practices for Indoor Dining (Sept 23, 2020)
The NYC Department of Small Business Services (SBS) is hosting a webinar for New York City small businesses in the Food Service industry that will be reopening Indoor Dining. The webinar will be held on Wednesday, September 23 from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Register Online
COVID-19 Impact on Small Business Survey
In conjunction with the Chinatown Rotary Club, CMP is conducting a survey to assess the impact of COVID-19 virus on small businesses in our community. The survey will also serve to determine the most responsive ways for us to help small businesses to recovery from the negative impacts of the pandemic.

For your convenience, this survey is available in English, simplified Chinese, and traditional Chinese, and can also be completed in hard copy, electronic fill-able form, and online. If you receive a survey but prefer it to be in another format, or you have any questions in filling out the survey, please contact Jocelyn Liu at, or call (212) 571-1698. 

English version link:


为方便阁下,本调查提供英语,简体中文和繁体中文三种版本,以纸质版,电子表格及在线形式完成。如果您收到问卷后,希望以其他形式填写,或者在填写问卷表时有任何疑问,请通过jocelynliu@cmpny.org与人力中心Jocelyn Liu联系,或致电(212)571-1698。如需在线填写,请使用下面的链接,或扫描下面的QR码填写问卷


Welcome to Chinatown - Longevity Fund:
Round 2 Grant Applications Available
The Longevity Fund will award 30 small business grants ($5,000 each) during its round two distribution. Applications will close on tentatively close on Friday, September 25th (pending fundraising goal is successfully raised). Recipients will be announced the week of October 5th.

If you need assistance with this application, please contact


Send Chinatown Love Food Crawl Continues
Send Chinatown Love is hosting a self-guided food crawl from September 1 to 30, 2020 in Manhattan's Chinatown that highlights 13 incredible restaurants, bakeries, cafes and other businesses throughout the neighborhood. Explore the incredible things Chinatown has to offer all while earning rewards for shopping with participating merchants.
  • 46 Mott
  • Alimama
  • Chinatown Ice Cream Factory
  • Congee Village
  • Golden Fung Wong Bakery Shop
  • Grand Tea Imports
  • Happy Veggie Restaurant
  • Kuih Cafe
  • Noodle Village
  • Pink Lady Cheese Tart
  • QQ Cafe
  • Tonii's Fresh Rice Noodle
  • Wok Wok
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Upcoming Events
September 23 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

September 23 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

September 23 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

September 24 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

September 24 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

September 24 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

September 25 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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