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Best Chinese restaurants in Rockefeller Center Midtown


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A photo of TAO Uptown restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Chinese • Midtown East
Booked 145 times today
Renowned for its superb Pan-Asian cuisine, TAO Uptown is a gastronomical delight that never disappoints. Reviewers have raved about their exquisite menu choices, emphasizing the deliciousness and rich flavors of their dishes - from lobster wontons to pork pot stickers. Many have noted the exemplary service paired with the delectable food, creating an unforgettable dining experience. Some have even dubbed TAO as the go-to spot for the “best Asian infused food." The often-packed restaurant is a testament to its popularity and the consistent high-quality of its offerings. The vibrant ambiance adds to the overall appeal, making TAO Uptown worth the visit for anyone seeking reliably excellent Pan-Asian cuisine.
A photo of Buddakan NY restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• Chinese • Meatpacking District
Booked 256 times today
Buddakan NY is the go-to place for anyone craving exceptional Chinese cuisine in New York City. Based on its abundant positive reviews, customers rave about its phenomenal menu and the excellent service provided. Noteworthy dishes include crispy tofu, carrot dumplings, General Tao's Soup Dumplings, Asian Green Stir fry, and the Chinese sausage fried rice. The ambiance is described as enchanting and straight out of a movie, greatly enhancing the dining experience. Buddakan NY is also regarded for its extraordinary presentations and the team's vast knowledge of the culinary delights it serves. From the food to the service to the ambiance, it's clear that Buddakan NY offers a top-tier dining experience unmatched in the Chinese restaurant scene in NYC.
A photo of Utsav Indian Bar and Grill restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Chinese • Theater District / Times Square
Booked 36 times today
Utsav Indian Bar and Grill stands as a testament to exceptional Indian cuisine. Located in the theater district, it has received rave reviews for its blend of classic and unique Indian dishes, including the crowd favourites - tandoori broccoli and Chicken Chettinad. Utsav's service, led by the commendable Naseem, is equally noteworthy, consistently delivering to high standards and maintaining a friendly, welcoming atmosphere. The authenticity of its dishes is another praised aspect, adding to the immersive dining experience. One reviewer even said it was the "best Indian I've had in a long time, perhaps the best ever." Adding to the cosiness of the establishment, Utsav also offers a selection of aromatic and well-balanced cocktails. Its location, coupled with its reputation for excellent and swift service, makes it an ideal pre-theater dinner spot.
A photo of Hutong restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• Chinese • Midtown East
Booked 26 times today
Hutong is a much-loved destination for Chinese cuisine enthusiasts, with locations in Miami and London, as well as NYC. It emphasizes on delivering a profound dining experience with its authentic Hong Kong food and exceptional service. The restaurant is highly recommended for its Peking duck which boasts crispy skin and delicious, moist, non-greasy meat. Patrons applaud the truffle mushroom bao and crispy black dumplings with pork for their beautiful presentation, excellent flavor and texture. It’s also appreciated for its stunning decor, vibrant ambience and hospitable staff. Diners have singled out Hutong as a perfect choice for special occasions, due to their great attention to detail and ability to create unforgettable experiences.
A photo of Sei Less restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Chinese • Flower District
Booked 95 times today
"Sei Less" is a renowned Chinese restaurant praised for its exquisite cuisine and world-class customer service. Nested in an off-beat location, this hidden gem's atmosphere is as spectacular as the taste of its food. The distinctively 'upscale' quality of the Chinese food served here has been praised by many reviewers. Authenticity is maintained throughout the menu, with customers noting the 'hot and sour soup' as a standout. The review section is full of accolades for the 'rock shrimp tempura,' 'Beijing chicken,' and 'filet mignon with broccoli.' The delicious food, combined with a vibrant ambience and attentive staff, makes "Sei Less" a favorite amongst its patrons. Whether it's a birthday, anniversary, or simply a casual dinner, "Sei Less" delivers an unparalleled dining experience.
A photo of MR CHOW - 57th restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• Chinese • Midtown East
Booked 61 times today
MR CHOW - 57th is highly praised for its exceptional Chinese cuisine, with various reviews frequently echoing phrases like "the best Chinese food we've ever had." While the menu leans towards the high-end, it offers an unparalleled dining experience that suits those seeking a sophisticated palate. With remarks like "fiery beef and sea bass to die for" and a claim to the title of "best Chinese food in Manhattan," it's clear that MR CHOW - 57th's dishes are held in high esteem. Beyond the exceptional food, reviewers also underscore the restaurant's excellent service, comfortable seating, and the pleasant ambiance that exemplifies the New York dining scene. MR CHOW - 57th has consistently delivered top-notch cuisine and a remarkable dining experience, solidifying its reputation over 40 years.
A photo of Spice Symphony – 50th St. restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Chinese • Midtown East
Booked 29 times today
Spice Symphony on 50th St. has been highly praised by patrons for their flavorful and authentic Indian cuisine. Reviewers have dubbed it as the "best Indian food they've had in a long time", claiming their experience was marked by excellent service, a friendly and knowledgeable staff, and dishes that exceeded their expectations. Even those who are not typically fond of spicy food admit that Spice Symphony has made an Indian food lover out of them, with the staff going above and beyond to cater to their taste preferences. The restaurant has been recommended as a must-visit when in NYC.
A photo of Shun Lee Palace restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Chinese • Midtown East
Booked 17 times today
Shun Lee Palace, located in New York City, is a renowned destination for Chinese cuisine, highly praised by its regular clientele. It's recognized as a timeless classic, offering some of the best Chinese food in NY with its exquisite meals like Grand Marnier shrimp, rice balls, Moo Sho pork, and the crowd-favorite, Peking duck. The restaurant offers old-school service done right, impressive decor, and a quiet atmosphere, making it a prime place for either business or a romantic evening. Constantly applauded for its outstanding food, meticulous service, and traditional culinary approach, Shun Lee Palace is a true gem for Chinese food enthusiasts in the city.
A photo of Shun Lee West restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Chinese • Lincoln Square
Booked 37 times today
Shun Lee West is highly recommended for its exceptional Chinese cuisine. Patrons consistently hail it as "The BEST Chinese food in New York City," with its exquisite dishes, professional staff, and luxurious ambience. Located conveniently near Lincoln Center, it offers a unique dining experience surrounded by golden monkeys and dragons with bright red eyes. Many customers have praised its seafood combo, Peking duck, and unusual selection of dishes. While some find it slightly pricier than other Chinese fares, most agree that it is worth every cent for its extraordinary food, excellent service, and the overall experience they have come to expect from a restaurant of this caliber. It’s the go-to place for a pre- or post-theater meal and a treasure among NYC's dining offerings.
A photo of Evergreen on 38 restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Chinese • Flower District
Booked 6 times today
Evergreen on 38, located in Midtown Manhattan, is a highly praised restaurant for its authentic Chinese cuisine. Reviewers noted their extensive and delicious variety of dim sum, served all day, which is a rarity in many Chinese restaurants. The Cumin Lamb and dumplings, among other dishes, are hugely popular with diners. The restaurant also ebbs a friendly and relaxing ambiance with attentive service and a spacious dining area that never feels overcrowded. It is also highly recommended for both vegetarians and meat lovers. Many customers consider Evergreen as one of the best Chinese restaurants in Manhattan, and consistently look forward to visiting again.
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