If you ever wondered where the 1 million New Year’s Eve ‘revellers’ go after Times Square I can now reveal that they go to Jing Fong at 20 Elizabeth Street for New Year’s Day brunch. Jing Fong’s dining hall (stadium) is reached by an escalator and the teeming hordes are fed from carts of dim sum featuring pork, shrimp, shrimp, pork, pork and shrimp and, of course, shrimp and pork.
14 of us ate lunch. The check was $110 for all of us. This makes it far cheaper than staying at home and eating. If they only had somewhere we could sleep….