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China Grill - New York

#1,437 of 11,986 Restaurants in New York City
Certificate of Excellence
$$$$
Neighborhood:
Midtown
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60 West 53rd Street, New York City, NY 10019 (53rd Street between 5th and 6th Avenue)
E or V Train to 53rd Street& 5th Avenue B,E,D Trains to 7th Avenue N,R Train to 55th Street
+1 212-333-7788
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12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tue - Thu 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: See and be seen at one of Manhattan’s most celebrated dining spots, where...
See and be seen at one of Manhattan’s most celebrated dining spots, where you’ll enjoy a globe-spanning culinary adventure in a spectacular setting. Soaring 30-foot ceilings, multi-level dining platforms, two fully stocked bars and a centralized open kitchen create an eye-popping visual counterpart to the restaurant’s mouth-watering cuisine. During warm weather months, China Grill’s outdoor patio offers a calming oasis away from the bustling midtown streets.
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Good for:
Casual Elegant
Large groups
Doing business

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Visitor rating
  • 120
    Excellent
  • 106
    Very good
  • 45
    Average
  • 20
    Poor
  • 15
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Loved the asian flavours of the menu

We arrived very late and still staff was very welcoming and made sure we did not feel the pressure. Food choice was excelent as well as the service. We had suggested noodles of the day and it is fantastic. really recommend , not cheap.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 22, 2015
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Good for:
  • Large groups
  • Doing business
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015 NEW

Salad was good. Main course included shrimps was not tasty and very bad. Desert cake was artificial and industrial. Price was high sky and total impression was bad.

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015 NEW

China Grill is an excellent Asia Fusion resturant. The menu has a good range of offerings. Everything I tried was good. The Duck Fried Rice could be a meal in itself!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015 via mobile

I highly suggest the tasting menu. We had a party of 6 and it was an impressive amount of food, excellently prepared and presented. If you are running short on time this might not be the best choice as it is served at a leisurely pace not hurried. (Not a criticism though) Service was spectacular but not overbearing. When we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

I've been visiting this restaurant few times a year for over 24 years! I love the food, the atmosphere and the service.

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162 helpful votes 162 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

We were a party of five. For most of us the food was just OK at best. My short ribs were terrible. We ordered apps to dessert. The soufflé was very good. There are much better places to dine in NYC, especially at this price point.

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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Despite the gloomy interior in the ground floor of a very large office block with high ceilings, the staff are friendly and the overall presentation was "good". Portions were a little too large for this type of food resulting in a check that went over the $100 per person mark sharing a main course! Heavy on the sauces garnishing the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

We arrived very late and still staff was very welcoming and made sure we did not feel the pressure. Food choice was excelent as well as the service. We had suggested noodles of the day and it is fantastic. really recommend , not cheap.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

We have been dining hear every time we come to NY for decades. The vibe is hip and warm, and the location is great if you are staying in Midtown. The food is always delicious, and their saketini is the best! My 13 year old son, who is a total foodie, always wants to go to China Grill. We have... More 

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Marlboro, New Jersey
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

I was excited to go here because some friends had eatern there and had really liked it. We did go during one of NYC's Restaurant Weeks so we could see if we liked the food enough to try it another time. First, we had to ask for the Restaurant Week menu. The waiter did not ask if we were there... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015 via mobile

Lunch was reasonably priced, three course menu 25USD/person. We had tempura tuna sashimi, spicy beef dumplings, salmon and setchuan beef. Food was ok, nothing special. If I had paid the full price for that menu at dinner, I would have been disappointed. Expected the food to be spicier.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 60 West 53rd Street, New York City, NY 10019
    (53rd Street between 5th and 6th Avenue)
  • Public Transportation: E or V Train to 53rd Street& 5th Avenue B,E,D Trains to 7th Avenue N,R Train to 55th Street
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighborhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-333-7788

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 40 - 75
  • Cuisine: Chinese, Asian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Good for: Large groups, Doing business

Description

See and be seen at one of Manhattan’s most celebrated dining spots, where you’ll enjoy a globe-spanning culinary adventure in a spectacular setting. Soaring 30-foot ceilings, multi-level dining platforms, two fully stocked bars and a centralized open kitchen create an eye-popping visual counterpart to the restaurant’s mouth-watering cuisine. During warm weather months, China Grill’s outdoor patio offers a calming oasis away from the bustling midtown streets.
Open Hours
Sunday
3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm

Questions & Answers

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

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