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Red Bamboo

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140 W 4th St, New York City, NY 10012-1049
(212) 260-1212
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12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Mon - Fri 12:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Sat - Sun 12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Bethesda, Maryland
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145 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Despite the very long wait (because this place is VERY small...and they did a very poor job of estimating the length of the wait), we thoroughly enjoyed the food. The chicken wings are a great appetizer and the sesame was a hit for the entrees (just like a place near home). The Peanut Butter Heaven pie was truly heavenly. Hard... More 

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Newark, New Jersey
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is the best Vegan restaurant I've been to. I love this place. The chicken parmigiana and the eggplant parmigiana is my favorite dishes

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Thank Ewisdom43
Cuenca, Ecuador
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58 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016

Loved this little gem in NYC!! Very pretty and inviting. Ordered the Garlic Fried Rice ($5.95 with white rice) and it was sooo tasty. Portion was large enough for two to share. My friends ordered the Bamburger & the Teriyaki Veggie Stir Fry and found them to be wonderful. Sides of Sweet Potato Fries, Collard Greens with Vegan Ham and... More 

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Tring, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2016

It is a rare treat to find a restaurant that is totally dedicated to quality Vegan/Veggie fare. A quick glance at the menu and you can relax - not a Mediterranean vegetable pasta bake in sight!! The food was very good and it was wonderful to be able to choose from a whole menu. It's small and cosy, lots of... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2016

My lovely girlfriend recommended the restaurant spontaneously. I was a little apprehensive. I had my heart set on going somewhere else. I am glad I tried the 'Red Bamboo'. I had a their 'soy Steak Burger w/ fries'. The food was delicious. The atmosphere was wonderful. The service was nothing to complain about. I was impressed with the $$$. I... More 

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Thank Chris B
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2016 via mobile

We visited Red Bamboo 3 times on our 6 day trip to NY. Every dish we had was delicious! I thoroughly recommend the Creole Seoul Chicken and the cakes are lovely. The portions are huge and very filling. Staff very welcoming too.

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Thank Kirsty F
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

I enjoyed the food. The display was very welcoming as well as the service. The waiters are very attentive, catering to your every needed. My mother whom I must say is not a vegan. She enjoyed the food..she recommends the soul chicken.. You will live this place. Thumbs up!!!!

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Thank Ribqua
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28 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

I mean WOW.... Red bamboo needs to come to the uk!!! The restaurant is a small cosy place, as with all good food in NYC you may be have to wait to tuck in! Lucky we were ok but you could see some people waited to be seated. The staff are very helpful and the food was out of this... More 

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Michigan
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42 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

The best vegetarian food in the city. Kind of a small place but the food is fabulous! Plenty of options for everyone.

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Thank cassarass77
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40 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

Cozy restaurant with helpful and pleasant staff. We had the Bourbon "chicken" (too sweet!) and black bean tofu stir fry (good but not exceptional.) vegan cheesecake was a treat as was the gluten free banana chocolate cake. Would not go out of our way to go back.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Monday
12:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
12:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
12:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday
12:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday
12:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 140 W 4th St, New York City, NY 10012-1049
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Greenwich Village
  • Neighborhood: Greenwich Village
  • Phone Number: (212) 260-1212

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

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Greenwich Village
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