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Oriental Garden Restaurant

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14 Elizabeth Street, New York City, NY 10013-4802
212-619-0085
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10:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Great Peking Duck

We had dinner at Oriental Garden and ordered some Dim Sum, which were all good and tasty. But what impressed me the most was the half Peking duck at $30. It might be pricey compared to other places in Chinatown. But the duck was delicious and the steamed Bao buns it was served with were really good... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 9, 2015
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New York
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47 reviews 47 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

My family has been coming here for nearly 40 years and despite some inconsistency, the last three meals we have had here have been nothing short of outstanding. If you want a high quality Cantonese meal of Hong Kong quality, this comes close. If you can order some of the special dishes, you won't be disappointed. Squab stuffed with glutinous... More 

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Copenhagen
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9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

We had dinner at Oriental Garden and ordered some Dim Sum, which were all good and tasty. But what impressed me the most was the half Peking duck at $30. It might be pricey compared to other places in Chinatown. But the duck was delicious and the steamed Bao buns it was served with were really good and fluffy. I've... More 

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Ashburn, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

We were recommended to this dim sum favorite via trip advisor and it did not disappoint. We enjoyed a Sunday dim sum brunch and they were happy to make any of the dim sum items on the menu. Only accepts cash and Amex. traditional Chinese ambiance fitting for China Town!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 via mobile

We went to Chinatown to go to Jing Fong, but it was closed for private party. Therefore we decided to stay on the nearby same street Oriental Garden. Great food, best springroll I ever eat. We will definitely be back on our next visit to NYC.

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Montgomery, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

The concierge at our hotel recommended this restaurant for us. The food was wonderful and a little different from what we expected compared to other Chinese restaurants - very tasty. In addition, our waiter was very attentive even though we did not walk in the door until after 9 p.m.

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

Authentic Cantonese cooking with special herbal soups and fresh seafood--prepare to pay for special cooking and preparations. Fair wine list.

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Kingston, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

Dim sum on push carts is one of my favorites!! I love that you can see the food before getting it so you can say yes or no to the person offering. It seemed like there were mostly dumplings offered but there is a menu on the table and you can supplement with other things if you don't see it... More 

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Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

Ended there 'cause we would have had to wait 45 mins for a table at Jing Fong and loved it. It is much smaller but the dumplings are so much nicer and the service is better (you still have the language barrier but they do try hard to make you understand how it all works and in the end you... More 

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

As a native Taiwanese, I have been living New york for almost 5 years. Oriental Garden is definitely one of the best place for dim sum. I only come for dim sum during the lunch time. Their dim sum is fresh and delicious! My friends and I really like it. However, here are some tips that hopefully would help you... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

First, we did not totally eat dinner here. We were seated immediately, given tea and pickled vegetables while we looked at the menu. As we reviewed the menu, most of the dishes were $15 or higher. In addition, the noodle dishes were over $20. We were there for over 10 minutes and no one came to ask us whether we... More 

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Additional Information about Oriental Garden Restaurant

Address: 14 Elizabeth Street, New York City, NY 10013-4802
Phone Number: 212-619-0085
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Chinatown
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 10:30 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 10:30 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 10:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 30
Cuisine: Chinese, Seafood, Vegetarian, Dim Sum

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 14 Elizabeth Street, New York City, NY 10013-4802
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Chinatown
  • Neighborhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: 212-619-0085

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 30
  • Cuisine: Chinese, Seafood, Vegetarian, Dim Sum
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 10:30 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 10:30 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 10:30 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Chinatown
Bursting with an amazing array of sights, sounds, and smells on every block, a visit to Chinatown feels like entering a different world. It’s a colorful spectacle that gets even more crowded on weekends, when families stream in to enjoy huge dim sum feasts and to stock up at the markets on Mott Street. To take a break from the buzz, grab something sweet from one of the many bakeries in the area and head to Columbus Park, where many Chinatown residents exercise, play games, and chat the day away.
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