Celebrating Asian Pacific Islander Month in Greenwich Village

This May we’re spotlighting AAPI owned business in Greenwich Village.

In honor of Asian Pacific Islander Month, we’re celebrating the AAPI owned businesses around our neighborhood that provide invaluable services to the community. While you’re out shopping or dining download the Village Access app to see what merchants around you offer exclusive deals.


  • 886
    • While 886 may be far from traditional their menu offers authentic Taiwanese dishes and always has a line going out the door.
  • CheLi
    • Che Li specializes in centuries-old Shanghainese cooking and delicious assortments of pork and seafood dishes rarely found in New York City! 
  • Klong
    • Klong offers authentic Bangkok cuisine in the East Village. Hear the sounds of lounge music, and smell delicious scents emanating from the kitchen. 
  • Shimiaodao
    • ShiMiaoDao Restaurant offers authentic and delicious tasting Chinese cuisine. Taste the tradition and start an extraordinary journey for your palate
  • Shu Han Ju
    • Experience a variety of authentic Chinese food in a comfortable atmosphere with friendly service at Shu Han Ju on Sixth Avenue.
  • South of the Clouds
    • South of the Clouds’ carefully-curated menu serves only the most essential Yunnan dishes, each representing a unique taste of Youngness cuisine.
  • Szechuan Mountain House
    • Head to Szechuan Mountain House at St. Marks Place to experience the pure heart of Szechuan cuisine and the journey to Chinese Tao culture.
  • The Bao
    • Home to some of the best dumplings in New York City, The Bao is sure to leave you full and happy.
  • Hao Noodle House
    • Straight from Shanghai this China based chain features premium tea and more.
  • Rasa
    • Try Malaysian inspired cuisine without leaving NYC by having a meal at Rasa
  • Min Sushi
    • Chef Kelly Cho has brought sushi, udon noodles, and more to St.Marks with an affordable menu
  • Sushi Katsuei
    • Opened in 2017, Sushi Katsuei offers both a sushi bar experience and a full dinner service.
  • T-Swirl Crepe
    • Enjoy a taste of Japan with T-Swirl Crepe’s delectable desserts
  • Kenka
    • Sit down at Kenka for an authentic and affordable Japanese meal
  • Spot Dessert Bar
    • Spot Dessert reimagines classic American desserts, with an Asian twist!
  • Oh! Taisho Yakitori
    • For a late night meal stop at Taisho Yakitori for grilled meats, soups, and other comfort foods
  • Dumpling N’ Dips
    • The name says it all, this St.Marks stop is the perfect place for dumplings and dips to go with
  • Boxed To Go
    • Enjoy lunch at a low cost with ready to go bento boxes from Boxed To Go


  • Reiwatakiya 
    • Experience Japanese skincare and more by stopping by Reiwatakiya.
  • Dainobu 
    • Pick up speciality and prepared foods from across Asia by getting your groceries at Dainobu.
  • Teso Life  
    • Pick up a new trinket or lifestyle product right from Japan by stopping by Teso Life!  
  • Mi-Ne Deli
    • Mi-Ne Deli has it all, a sushi bar, a deli, Japanese groceries, and even an eatery in the back of the store!
  • Me Cue
    • Located in the heart of St.Marks, Me Cue offers a variety of Japanese cosmetics & beauty products, helping you to look great all day every day.
  • Yamadaya
    • Yamadaya’s shelves are always lined with quality accessories, beauty and lifestyle products, and groceries from Japan

Health & Beauty

  • Grace Beauty Bar
    • Have a relaxing time at Grace Beauty Bar as you get your nails manicured to perfection
  • Maya Salon
    • In Nepali Maya means “love”, and love is everywhere at this 6th Avenue Salon!
  • Taiji Body Work
    • Taiji Body Work strives to provide you with the best possible massages at unbeatable rates
  • Karatedo Honma Dojo
    • Learn martial arts at this dojo and learn the confidence and strong spirit necessary to tackle life’s toughest challenges.