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Great New York Noodletown

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28 1/2 Bowery, New York City, NY 10013-5102
212 349 0923
9:00 am - 4:00 am
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 4:00 am
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54 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Went on a local recommendation. Only visitor everyone else locals. Very small, you get squeezed in to share tables, it was a mixture of sitting in or getting food to take. Food fantastic varied and comes quickly to the table. Would love to keep coming back best dinning experience had in New York. Was not sure what to do for... More 

Thank Les B
Peoria, Illinois
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

10 of us rate there together last night and had terrific meals. From duck to squid to chicken, every member of our large group ate their fill and then some. Really worth the stop.

Thank Cjmonroe
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Alright, I am not an expert on Chinese Food. My adult son was on a trip with me to New York. He wanted an authentic Chinese restaurant in China Town. Checked the travel books and trip advisor and decided on this restaurant. Looks like a hole in the wall. We may have been the only tourist there. Lots of noodle... More 

Thank Pamela L
Szczecin, Poland
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52 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have chosen Great N.Y. Noodletown based on the internet reviews. I always wanted to try the original Chinese cuisine, as it's not easy to find a real Chinese restaurant in Poland. The place hasn't disappointed me at all. The food was Great!

Thank Karolina R
Parabiago, Italia
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148 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016

It sure ain't easy to pick one of the many resaurants in Chinatown. We ended up at Noodletown trusting our LP guide. And I really wanted to trya real noodle soup, which is not easily found in Chinese reastaurants in Italy. I had a very good impression when I entered and only saw Asian faces - that's at least a... More 

Thank Vale23
New York City, New York
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016

It is cheap. Great NY Noodletown has no atmosphere. The service is rudimentary at best. The parking is nonexistant. The food however is terriffic! Shrimp dumpling soup (no noodles please) is great. Roast pork with string beans and shrimp with vegetables and beef chow fon are all very good too. The food is 1972 Cantonese which is not haute cuisine... More 

Thank giljoy89
New York City, New York
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35 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016 via mobile

Was staying in Chinatown and happened into this restaurant. Quick service, had the vegetarian dish with noodles. My date had chicken with garlic sauce. Fantastic. FYI, cash only..

Thank Steve B
Fife, Scotland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

Had 7days in NYC in March, 2016. My wife is a veggie and we both like trying different places to eat. Read some good reviews about this place and thought we would give it a try. Not disappointed, the food was excellent. Would definitely recommend.

1 Thank 879Foreveryoung
mentor, oh
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59 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

Went there on a Saturday night based on Trip Advisor reviews. Took subway nice walk through Chinatown. Small restaurant but luckily got table right away. Service was not friendly but efficient. Teenage daughter had crispy soy noodles with vegetables. I had roasted duck. Duck served Chinese style with bone remaining in pieces of meat. Portions are large. Dinner was very... More 

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Arlington, Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2016 via mobile

This place remains a top choice for Cantonese style comfort food, such as wonton noodles, roasted meats, and congee. It has been there forever and has not changed a bit, which is a good thing for comfort food. There is not much in terms of decor and the service is brutally efficient, but the food makes up for it. This... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    3 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $20
Chinese, Asian
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 am - 4:00 am
9:00 am - 4:00 am
9:00 am - 4:00 am
9:00 am - 4:00 am
9:00 am - 4:00 am
9:00 am - 4:00 am
9:00 am - 4:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 1/2 Bowery, New York City, NY 10013-5102
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Chinatown
  • Neighborhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: 212 349 0923

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

Staying in Chinatown

Neighborhood Profile
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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