We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Chef Yu

Unclaimed
Reserve a Table
Thu, 4/25
8:00 PM
2
OR

Ratings and reviews

RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere

Location and contact

Menu

Monday thru Friday 11am to 4pm.
6.50
White rice
Brown rice
Vegetable fried rice
Sauteed Broccoli w/ Garlic Sauce
Spicy
6.50
White rice
Brown rice
Vegetable fried rice
Sauteed Mixed Vegetable
6.50
White rice
Brown rice
Vegetable fried rice
Tofu Szechuan Style
Spicy
6.95
White rice
Brown rice
Vegetable fried rice
Spicy Basil Chicken
Spicy
7.25
White rice
Brown rice
Vegetable fried rice
Spicy Diced Chicken
Spicy
6.95
White rice
Brown rice
Vegetable fried rice
Chicken w/ Mixed Vegetables
6.95
White rice
Brown rice
Vegetable fried rice
Chicken w/ Broccoli
7.25
White rice
Brown rice
Vegetable fried rice
General Tso's Chicken
Spicy
6.95
White rice
Brown rice
Vegetable fried rice
Chicken w/ String Bean
DINNER‏
REGULAR
6.95
Roast Pork
Small 7.95
Large 9.95
Bbq Spare Rib
Quarter 7.25
Half 10.25
Whole 19.50
Roast Duck
10.25
Roast pork
Bbq spare rib
Roast duck
Bbq Duo
Your choice of two
Small 1.85
Large 3.60
Wonton Soup
Small 1.85
Large 3.60
Hot & Sour Soup
Spicy
Small 1.85
Large 3.60
Miso Soup
6.25
Pork & Pickled Cabbage Soup
6.50
Fish Filet & Sour Cabbage Soup
6.50
Mixed Seafood & Tofu Soup
POULTRY‏
9.95
Chicken w/ String Bean
9.95
Szechuan Mild Spicy Chicken
Spicy
9.95
Sliced Chicken w/ Broccoli
9.95
Spicy Basil Chicken
Spicy
9.95
Sliced Chicken Hunan Style
Spicy
9.95
Sweet & Sour Chicken
Spicy
9.95
Sliced Chicken in Curry Sauce
Spicy
9.95
Diced Chicken w/ Cashew Nuts
9.95
Lemon Grass Chicken
Spicy
9.95
Shredded Chicken in Garlic Sauce
Spicy
MANDARIN NOODLE SOUP
6.50
Shredded Pork & Salted Cabbage in Noodle Soup
6.50
Noodle Soup w/ Everything
6.50
Noodle w/ Minced Meat in Soybean Sauce
Spicy
6.50
Shredded Pork w/ Snow Cabbage in Noodle Soup
6.50
Five Spice Roast Beef Noodle Soup
6.50
Spicy Stewed Beef Noodle Soup
Spicy
6.50
Shredded Chicken Noodle Soup
7.25
Seafood Noodle Soup
6.95
Fried Rice
6.95
Young Chow Fried Rice
BEVERAGES‏
2.00
Perrier Water
1.50
Soda
2.20
Snaple Iced Tea
PRICE RANGE
$15 - $20
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
Chinese, Asian
FEATURES
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service
Reviews (291)
Filter reviews
247 results
Traveler rating
59
108
34
22
24
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
Traveler rating
59
108
34
22
24
Show reviews that mention
All reviews crispy shredded beef general tso's chicken egg rolls wonton soup pad thai eggplant soups fries chinese food szechuan style happy hour drinks penn station new yorker fast service generous portions nyc chinatown
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 247 reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We picked an evening at Chef Yu based on the good reviews we came across The food was plenty, but rather bland in taste and lacking on the garnish/vegetable side. It is mainly meat, rice and sauce which lacks sophistication at that price point. The...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank 478mikaelk
Reviewed 1 week ago

I ate dinner here while in Manhattan on business, simply because it was close to my hotel. I expected a typical hole-in-the-wall Chinese restaurant, but I was very pleasantly surprised to find a very contemporary restaurant with tablecloths and some interesting dishes on the very...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Lin0515
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting as a trio from England. Popped in here for some dinner. Beautifully decorated it was lovely to have some calm away from the busy streets. Huge portions. We ordered 3 dishes each served with a portion of rice so we assumed was equivalent to...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank lgreen9
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Love it there one of the best places in the city for Chinese not a sushi place or buffet. Portions plenty big and all food is made fresh. If you do not know what you want tell the server some of your likes and dislikes...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Andrea R
Reviewed February 12, 2019

Despite the fact that we were a large group (8 people) that had made a reservation in advance and showed up on time, we were treated with indifference on our arrival and were not seated for over 5 minutes. The restaurant was busy, but there...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Michael B
Reviewed January 21, 2019 via mobile

I will start with the fact that the food was very good. However, that is the only good thing I can say about this experience. I have never been to a restaurant anywhere in the world where there has been so very little customer engagement!...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Coullie1
Reviewed January 16, 2019 via mobile

Passed by in a very cold night , no intention to have long wait in a ramen place , so decided to try out this local restaurant, the lychee martini surprise very well came with seafood udon, thank god ! No wonder kind of busy...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank annalovesartalways
Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

I decided to try Chef Yu because it was close and there were several reviews that said the food was good (I was willing to take a chance on poor service). Overall the experience was pretty average. The staff was polite but inattentive, the food...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank DJ_wanders_11
Reviewed January 6, 2019 via mobile

Visited this spot whilst on a trip to New York. Waiting staff very unfriendly and food was very unsatisfactory. The Cheque was placed on our table while eating our main course without us asking for it with no mention of deserts or tea. When scanning...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank JimTalbot
Reviewed January 2, 2019 via mobile

Wife had Sesame Chicken, I had General Tso’s. It’s Chinese food, nothing special, but wasn’t looking for anything more. Priced reasonable. Wait staff seemed very busy, not very attentive. Didn’t have much personality. “What are you drinking what are you ordering” had to ask for...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank nolesfan13
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 500 nearby hotels
Crowne Plaza HY36 Midtown Manhattan
688 reviews
.07 miles away
Courtyard New York Manhattan/Times Square West
1,320 reviews
.07 miles away
EVEN Hotel Times Square South
1,390 reviews
.07 miles away
The New Yorker a Wyndham Hotel
13,932 reviews
.07 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 16,223 nearby restaurants
Liberty Bagels Midtown
92 reviews
.05 miles away
Trattoria Bianca
261 reviews
.04 miles away
Houndstooth Pub
472 reviews
.05 miles away
Essen Slow Fast Food
68 reviews
.01 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 4,932 nearby attractions
Meatpacking District
661 reviews
.04 miles away
Luxe Den Salon & Spa
21 reviews
.02 miles away
Hampton Luxury Liner
12 reviews
.04 miles away
Hammerstein Ballroom
46 reviews
.08 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Erastus C
March 16, 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Stephanie L | Reviewed this property |
What's the question?
0
Votes
Is This Your Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Free Listing