|The famous dan dan noodles|
Early July is the target date for the opening at 90 3rd Avenue, formerly home to Montien Thai. The NYC launch will come a full four months before his lease is up at 108 Chestnut in Philly, when he’ll take the Center City operation to its new home after “throwing a massive going away party” at the original spot.
Handy Nasty, as it’s affectionately known, is famous for mouth-stinging, flavor-intense Sichuan dishes that make you beg for more. It’s responsible for getting Kevin Sbraga to love eating Chinese food for the first time, and has been featured on Vice Munchies as a favorite of Amis’ Brad Spence. NYC, get ready for it to hurt so good.