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Demolition Begins at Fire-Stricken Dim Sum Palace Building in Chinatown

Posted May 20, 2022 at 5:05 am

Demolition started this week at 6 Chatham Square, which, until this month, housed neighborhood favorite Dim Sum Palace. Early morning May 1, a fire in the kitchen spread throughout the building, triggering a five-alarm response from the fire department. All told, five firefighters were injured battling the inferno over several hours. And according to Red […]

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Aftermath of the Dim Sum Palace Fire in Chinatown

Last modified May 2, 2022 at 6:35 pm

It’s looking grim for the Dim Sum Palace. A kitchen fire shortly after midnight Sunday morning spread through all four floors of 6 Chatham Square in Chinatown. Flames appeared rather intense in the back of the building, location of the restaurant kitchen. All told, five firefighters were injured battling the five-alarm inferno over several hours. […]

Five Alarm Fire at Dim Sum Palace Decimates Chinatown Building

Last modified May 2, 2022 at 6:35 pm

A five-alarm fire tore through a Chinatown building early Sunday morning. Shortly after midnight, the fire sparked in the rear of Dim Sum Palace, the restaurant in that ground level of 6 Chatham Square. The blaze quickly spread to all four floors and to the roof. Six hours later, the FDNY announced that the fire […]