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Wu Liang Ye

36 W 48th St, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10036-1809
+1 212-398-2308
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good44%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
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CUISINES
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
36 W 48th St, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10036-1809
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1 - 10 of 169 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very ordinary- food was just okay and service was underwhelming- they didn’t seem particularly interested in the diners - more importantly the Sichuan food was below average tasting- upside it’s close to Radio City

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank KARENSK_12
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good food. Great quantity. One main course is moree than enough for one person. Have tried the vegetarian fried rice and noodles. The vegetable spring roll is very average

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank architamodi1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Recommended by a friend, the service and food were outstanding. No messing around, it’s all about the food. Dumplings, bacon with pickle, mini-octopus were all nice and spicy, bursting with flavor. Kids had noodles and were thrilled. Very reasonably priced gem in mid-town. Be ready...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 602steww
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We MUST eat here at least once every trip to the city. And it is usually the first night. Let me cut to the quick. Yes, there are many good interesting dishes, and all that other jazz, but the sesame noodles are the main thing....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank davidsonh2016
Reviewed November 2, 2018

When I worked in the area, Wu Lang Ye was my second home. A coworker introduced me to the place that was sort of a local gem. We often ate at the bar and became friends with the people that worked there. The food was...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Thercb88
Reviewed August 9, 2018

Up a bunch of stairs is a jim that has been serving excellent Chinese food for decades. The service and advice s excellent although it is preferable to have a Chinese speaking friend with you. The tofu was out outstanding as was the Kong Fu...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank peter1581
Reviewed June 30, 2018

We were spending 4 nights in Manhattan w/my brother and SIL.......and they have frequented this restaurant MANY times. The dumplings were yummy......Moo Shu Pork the star of the dinner................beef chow fon just OK.....and the eggplant dish had to be returned. We were not charged for...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank morewierd
Reviewed April 24, 2018 via mobile

I had the lamb it was inedible it seemed as if they poured a carton of salt the rest of the meal was rushed out the coup de gras was the cat running around the restaurant the rest of the building is abandoned so I...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Barry W
Reviewed April 16, 2018 via mobile

After a museum visit we had lunch and Raymond was amazing. He gave us suggestions on navigating the large menu. Service was quick, food delicious. We trusted him and we were not disappointed. We visit the city rarely but we will return. Raymond continued to...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Bmerkle2005
Reviewed March 3, 2018

This is a classical midtown Chinese place. If you are looking for a quick in an out, but want a sit down restaurant - this is food. The food is overall good. Service is typical to most average Chinese restaurants - don't expect a lot....More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank WorldtravellerKNH
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like the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's paradise where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
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Response from NoraFrydman | Reviewed this property |
Please be careful with allergies. Always inform them ahead before ordering anything. I have food allergies but not peanut and I could eat my meal because I asked questions. Make sure to do the same. Enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$31 - $40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 W 48th St, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10036-1809
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighborhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-398-2308
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