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Chef Yu

520 8th Ave - At 36th St, New York City, NY 10018
+1 212-736-6150
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good45%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
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Open Now
11:00 am - 11:00 pm Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
520 8th Ave - At 36th St, New York City, NY 10018
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Very good food, good consultancy about their food (selection) and they did recommended to order not too much as the dishes have a good size (which meant for them less revenue) Will definitely eat here again Been here with 4 people which have had the...More

Thank AlexanderFrankfurt
Reviewed 3 days ago

I had passed Chef Yu's many times on the way to the bus station but never stopped for a meal. I just happened to be walking by and saw their lunch special and thought, why not? The food and the service are wonderful. I had...More

Thank Justin W
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Went with a friend while attending a trade show at Jacob convention center. It was a short walking distance, and was quickly settled down on the 2nd floor of the restaurant once arrived. Plenty of selections from the lunch special and we both enjoyed the...More

Thank Mike H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good service, food was amazing, but a bit chilly and lacking in atmosphere. I’d still go back esp for the crispy shredded beef!

Thank VickiMacIver129
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ordered a rice&shrimp dish, dont remember the exact name, but ohmy!!! Biggest plate ive seen and it was so delicious! Plus very nice welcoming staff - everyone one are so cheerful! Just loved this place.

Thank Ольга З
Reviewed 1 week ago

Recently I placed a order to pick up ( Shrimp Pineapple Fried Rice and Barbecue Ribs ), when I called the lady took my order, so, when I was about to order for the Ribs she hung up on me; I called back again and...More

Thank Jose C
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Delicious Chinese lunches at a reasonable price and in a beautiful setting. Service was quick and friendly.

Thank Wayne A
Reviewed 17 March 2018

It was a dark and snowy night in February, and my wife and I were very glad to find such a warm and friendly place for dinner so close to The New Yorker Wyndham. An interesting menu, which will bring us back again, coupled with...More

Thank palekh
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Crispy beef was excellent. Better in restaurant, takeout was soggy. Chicken fried rice very good also. Moderately priced.

Thank Christi B
Reviewed 22 February 2018

Reasonably friendly and pretty good value for money. Scallops in black bean sauce great, general tso’s Chicken good, fried chilli beef not bad. One of the cheaper meals we had in nyc. Would return.

Thank Swindoneric
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 520 8th Ave - At 36th St, New York City, NY 10018
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-736-6150
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