Take a fun tour of Chinatown’s greengrocers, fishmongers, and more than 300 Chinese Restaurants. Chinatown is located on Manhattan’s Lower East Side in New York City, NY. Chinatown is home to one of the largest communities , of more than 12 ethnic Chinese neighborhoods, with more than 819,000 uni-racial individuals, in New York City. See people enjoying Columbus Park. Manhattan’s Chinatown is practically border-less, but look for Hester, Worth, East Broadway, Essex and Lafayette Streets.