37 Mott St.
between Bayard/Pell Sts.
Aij Ichiban is a temple to snack food, selling Asian candies, snacks, dried fruit, dried fish, wasabi peas, and other foods, many of which are exotic and unfamiliar -- adding to the adventure.
The company used to have shops throughout Chinatown, plus one in Little Italy, but all have closed except the one on Mott Street. But Aji Ichiban continues to have shops in Los Angeles, Chicago, and Vancouver, British Columbia, as well as across Asia.