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Big Wong King

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67 Mott St, Frnt A, New York City, NY 10013-4838
212-964-0540
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7:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
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NJ
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96 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The "Wong" in Big Wong means prosperous and this restaurant is one of the more original HK style roast duck restaurants in Chinatown. Since the 80's other similar restaurants named something "Wong" had popped up, but this still has the finest duck you can get anywhere in New York. They also have other good stuff, but if you had to... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is another fantastic restaurant in Chinatown that gives you an authentic Chinese restaurant experience. While you will receive poor service from waiters who speak poor English, the food will arrive extremely quickly once ordered. This is an excellent place to stop by for a quick meal solo or with friends.

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Saudi Arabia
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116 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016

Big Wong is located in the heart of China Town. I thought that as the locals eat there, it must be good. Now I can confirm it.

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New York City, New York
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140 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016 via mobile

I haven't eaten here in over 15 years. I believe the last visit here was when my wife and I were still dating. You don't come here for the service or decor, just great food for decent prices. I would even go as far as to call it a hole in the wall. Big Wong has been here forever and... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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179 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016

People goes to Big Wong for their excellent food like char siew, roasted duck and siew pai kuat(roasted pork ribs). No one goes to Big Wong for friendly courteous service because they will never find it. The roast duck was very good, siuw gaw and noodles with braised beef brisket were all very good. Ask for the chili oil which... More 

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Ft. Worth, tx
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26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2016

The food was very good. We ordered 4 different dishes and each tried them all. Egg roll excellent. But the service and wait staff were very rude and couldn't have cared less if you liked it or not. Cash only too, prices were high for what we got! tried shrimp schezchen, shrimp lo me in, shrimp and fried noodles, and... More 

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

Menu is great but the roasted duck is fantastic. I have visited many oriental restaurants in the us and this is by far the best!!! Superb

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Weston, Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

Consistent, good Cantonese style dishes. Has the typical roasted duck and chicken hanging in the window. Great beef chow fun and chow mein. Nice rice dishes. Not so fond of their version of congee. Crowded.

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Canton of Geneva, Switzerland
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388 reviews
253 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016 via mobile

Went there with a friend for dinner. Food was quite good even if the setting and the service could be a bit better. It was quite packed, a good testimony of the food!

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Manila, Philippines
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60 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

It wasn't easy to locate on Mott Street though the signage was in bright yellow, it can be quite challenging since the door to the restaurant was small. The Asian in us were craving for rice and anything Chinese and Big Wong didn't disappoint. Apparently, Zagat rated for several years now. Don't expect cleanliness like any typical Chinese restaurant, the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Average prices
$15 - $15
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 67 Mott St, Frnt A, New York City, NY 10013-4838
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Chinatown
  • Neighborhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: 212-964-0540

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Staying in Chinatown

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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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