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Grand Sichuan (Gu Xiang Wei)

1049 2nd Ave, New York City, NY 10022 (Manhattan)
(212) 355-5855
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Ranked #3,924 of 11,642 Restaurants in New York City
Price range: $0 - $10
Cuisines: Chinese
Neighborhood: Manhattan
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Nuneaton, United Kingdom
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46 reviews 46 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

We loved this place... the service was very attentive and friendly and the food was authentic! We wish we had shared a meal though as the portions were huge. Couldn't fault it so we'd go back there.

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London, Canada
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57 reviews 57 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2013

We stopped in on the way back to the hotel, does not look inviting from the outside but we took a chance and went in. The food was excellent tasting and the portions are family style. Wehad singapore noodles, general tso chicken, fried rice , schzewan beef and more. The food came out lightining fast and hot. What this place... More

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Paris, France
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149 reviews 149 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2012

Absolutely authentic very spicy Chinese food. My husband and I always fight over the merits of various spices. And we both like it hot! He likes Mexican (yuk!), and I adore Chinese. We both enjoyed this restaurant.

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Scottsdale, AZ
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16 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2012

This place is worth the walk. It will be closed for remodeling starting 5/1. The hot and sour soup was the perfect vinegary/sour/hot combination. Its done right and is delicious. Steamed dumplings were good. Double cooked pork excellent. Lots of regulars in the lunch crowd

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Spokane, WA
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22 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2012

My brother in law, who is a native New Yorker, brought us here and we had a great time. We had soup dumplings (crab and pork soup inside a dumpling), pea shoots, and eggplant in garlic sauce. The real treat was the braised lamb with turnips which was out of this world. It was all for a reasonable price as... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2009

I recommend the tea smoked duck.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2008

we were craving chinese one night and ended up here...

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Rockaway, NJ
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169 reviews 169 reviews
169 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2007

Authentic Chinese cuisine. Kind of a tight squeeze when it's busy, but worth it. Great lunch specials...

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2007

Good for the usual Chinese fare. Great lunch spot. There are nicer Chinese places for dinner.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2007

Service is fast. Most of the dishes are quite good. One of the best Sichuan food places around NY.

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