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New Wok Restaurant

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228 S Main St, Ste D16, Newtown, CT 06470-2780
203 270-3738
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Takeout

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    3.5 of 5 stars
Great tofu in garlic sauce!

My favorite is tofu, broccoli, and eggplant in garlic sauce. The tempura shrimp is wonderful! Service is always excellent - fast and professional.

5 of 5 starsReviewed October 14, 2015
Newtown, Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016

Had the General Tso's and the chicken pieces were on the dry side and the sauce was very sparsely dripped on top. Usually they mix the chicken in the sauce, but this was not the case here. No reason to return as there are other better Asian restaurants within a few miles - if that.

Thank 711virginiav
Newtown, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

My favorite is tofu, broccoli, and eggplant in garlic sauce. The tempura shrimp is wonderful! Service is always excellent - fast and professional.

Thank zoopig18
Newtown, Connecticut
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88 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015

As anothe rreviewer wrote, something changed in the last few months. This used to be our go to restaurant, The last three times (this was our last time tonight), the food was extremely bland. General Tso's chicken was not spicy at all, and lacked any flavor. Egg roll? Cut that in half and see it is all one veggie- nothing... More 

1 Thank JimmyW1966
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015 via mobile

Last couple times it was pretty poor, The very last time made me to say myself no more food from this place. It is to sad, we live very close and that was one of the places we use to eat.

2 Thank AnastasiaHaroldsen
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84 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

The reason NEW WOK is the best Chinese food around? Fresh ingredients! I've been enjoying New Wok for years and their standards have not slipped. Highly recommended!

1 Thank sonnecj
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014 via mobile

Lovely little chinese restaurant,went for a quick lunch ,good service,reasonably priced,but bit dark and dingy,ok tho

Newtown, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

The New Wok is one of my favorite restaurants in Newtown. The service is great and the food is fresh and tasty. You can bring your own wine or beer as they don't have a liquor license. Each meal starts with a plate if pickled vegetables. My favorite dish is ginger broccoli and chicken which I get just about every... More 

2 Thank Anita C
Trumbull, Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

The food here is consistently a cut or two above that of similar Chinese-style restaurants in the quality of the meats and vegetables used and the preparation of the meals. The service is always fantastic and extremely attentive.

1 Thank Bal1013
Newtown, Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Nice little place nothing fancy but food is fresh and delicious.Place wasnt very busy when I was there and was nice and quiet and food was just awesome.From the won ton soup to the house special sinapore rice noodles was all yummy.Great take out menu too

1 Thank Tinysdad
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

The service is very fast and the staff is very friendly. We had the Szechuan Peppercorn Duo of Jumbo prawn & sliced chicken with mixed Asian vegetable sauteed in a spicy Szechuan sauce which was awesome. Tea and pickles are on the house. Very nice touch.

Thank rkfu

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 228 S Main St, Ste D16, Newtown, CT 06470-2780
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Newtown
  • Phone Number: 203 270-3738

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 20
  • Cuisine: Chinese, Asian
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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