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Joe's Shanghai

9 Pell St., New York City, NY 10013 (Chinatown)
(212) 233-8888
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Ranked #1,207 of 11,577 Restaurants in New York City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $21 - $30
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Chinese, Seafood
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Delivery, Late Night
Neighborhood: Chinatown
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New York City, New York
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 NEW

After a few months, my friends and family tried to dine here again. We had lunch here and we do not foresee any more time in the future. Nothing to rave about. Rude service from hostess and the waiter. Sharing a table with other strangers is a common practice here. If you like closeness, this would be the place. Just... More

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5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014 NEW

We went on a recommendation from a friend who used to live in New York. The soupy dumpling is what they were famous for and they were very good. The price is excellent especially for New York. The tea was good. They do seat you with strangers on a large table, but better than waiting for hours to be seated.... More

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London, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Recommended this by hotel and was not let down and worth the wait for a table. Prices reasonable but be careful as we orders a main each for 4 persons and the portions were very large and in fact could of shard one between two persons easily.

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New York
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37 reviews 37 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

FOOD: The real reason to go. Soup dumplings: -the pork ones are out of this world. Put it on your spoon and bite the top off, drink some broth, then gobble the rest. Soups: -the hot and sour is good and should be shared. Beef: Beef w string beans Chicken The general or spicy w veggies Shrimp: The plum sauce... More

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Alamogordo, New Mexico
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65 reviews 65 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

China Town doesn't have a whole lot do do in it...except to eat! This is the one and only restaurant in China Town that always has a line out of the door. That means that there is amazing food. They have everything your favorite Chinese restaurant has, but they do it better. Beef and broccoli, lomein, fried rice, egg foo... More

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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

My coworker brought me here and this place was awesome. You have to be very open minded because this is a very small place, they hand you a number and then when your number is called they seat you at a table with approximately 8-10 strangers. I personally thought this made it even more of an experience and the food... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

We were a party of ten. I had asked to reserve a table @ 5pm on a Monday and was refused. I was told that they only take reservations for parties of ten people. When I told them that we did have ten people, I was told that Monday evening was not busy and we could be seated as soon... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

In chinatown, authentic chinese food, just enough choice, tastes healthy, fast service but you probably will have to wait your turn. But is certainly worth it. A bite noisy and don't go for the "decor". Just one big room ful of round tables.

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Decatur, Illinois
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152 reviews 152 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

We waited a long time to get a seat in this place. The food is ok. Nothing special. They only have chopsticks, no forks. If you are not comfortable with chopsticks, skip this place. Our waiter was not helpful and actually seemed mad when we didn't order what he suggested. He didn't speak English so I have no idea what... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Sitting beside the trash cans and dirty things - I lost my appetite at all. I'll never go there again.

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Additional Information about Joe's Shanghai

Address: 9 Pell St., New York City, NY 10013
Phone Number: (212) 233-8888
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Chinatown
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 21 - 30
Cuisine: Chinese, Seafood

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