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Red Bamboo

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140 W 4th St, New York City, NY 10012
(212) 260-1212
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12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 12:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Sat - Sun 12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night

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  • 91
    Excellent
  • 46
    Very good
  • 14
    Average
  • 2
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  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Tasty veggie delights

Very tasty food and lovely staff. Vegetarian and Vegan restaurant with an amazing range of options. Enjoyed by veggie girlfriend and omnivore boyfriend!

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 21, 2015
LivHeeney95
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Liverpool
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Liverpool
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 NEW

Very tasty food and lovely staff. Vegetarian and Vegan restaurant with an amazing range of options. Enjoyed by veggie girlfriend and omnivore boyfriend!

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Boulder, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

I am a consummate carnivore, but my fiancé and friend are vegetarian, and so we had an early meal at Red Bamboo on a Saturday in February. We waited a bit and shared a communal table with another group of people (we didn't know them, but became fast friends over the insanely delicious buffalo wings!). The wait and the close-quarters... More 

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Every time I'm in NYC I have to stop by for the buffalo wings. The rest of the offerings are good but it is the appetisers that are the best bit.

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Helsinki, Finland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

Visited Red Bamboo 4 times, and food was always really good, not too surprising but I really appreciate their many options and all vegetarian or vegan. I tried their bamburger, spaghetti, tofu and cheeseravioli, and my favorite was spaghetti with soyballs in tomatosauce (included enough garlic, delicious!). Their vegan desserts were nice. We ordered just one piece of cake for... More 

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Old Bridge, New Jersey
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29 reviews 29 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

this is vegetarian paradise sister ! haha so good as well went for valentines day (they do not take reservations) had the sweet and sour chicken and bufalo wings it was outstanding! can't wait to go back !

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Okay so here goes... I'm a jealous vegetarian. Although the thought of eating a dead animal repulses me, I'm often a little bit envious of the food choices available to my carnivore boyfriend. Red Bamboo was the first time I've ever looked at a menu and been completely overwhelmed by the choices. In the end we ordered far too much... More 

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New York City, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Wow. My wife and I just took our daughter out to Red Bamboo for her birthday. A wonderful dinner. We were stunned how authentically they've managed to mimic the flavors and textures in these dishes with soy and seitan. I'm from Virginia so I know southern fried chicken, old school, and I have to tell you, this was delicious. I... More 

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Clearwater, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

I've gotten the cashew chicken twice and it's been delicious. Hearty portion of soy chicken and they give me extra veggies because I don't eat rice. The gals that work there are very nice and the food is fast. It's a favorite of mine for lunch during the week when I want a treat.

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

I accidentally stumbled upon this veggie restaurant and was plese toy surprised at the choice ... Being veggie normally only have a couple of items to chose from when presented with the whole menu I was stumped. The mango chicken came recommends I have say it was a good but I personally found it a little sweet and think it... More 

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Great Neck, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014 via mobile

Top notch high quality vegan food. Everything was delicious, there is not a bad choice on the menu. Portions generous, entrees moderately priced, servers friendly & helpful. Restaurant is small, seating and space not ample. A must go to place for vegans looking for great tasting food - varied selection from burgers, steaks to Mac & cheese & FABULOUS dessets.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 140 W 4th St, New York City, NY 10012
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Greenwich Village
  • Neighborhood: Greenwich Village
  • Phone Number: (212) 260-1212

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Vegetarian
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Monday
12:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
12:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
12:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday
12:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday
12:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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