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.

New Bodai


Ratings and reviews


Location and contact

Sit-down Cantonese eatery showcases a dim sum menu with numerous vegetarian & kosher options.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Kosher
Lunch, Dinner
Chinese, Asian
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Reviews (44)
Filter reviews
44 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Show reviews that mention
All reviews chicken fries vegetarian restaurant non vegetarian few blocks new york food was great main street kosher cuisine chinatown
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 44 reviews
Reviewed 15 January 2019

After exiting the Q44 bus following the 15-20 minute ride from Main Street and Roosevelt Avenue in Flushing one has only a short one-half block walk to arrive at Bodai. Early afternoon the second-week of the New Year finds it sparsely dotted with customers. Bodai’s...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank People_Watcher2018
Reviewed 1 November 2017

I had to lecture at the hospital which is a few blocks away. So I walked over to this restaurant. It is very nice. Nice seating. Nice atmosphere. It is vegan but you would not know you are not eating meat. I had General Chows...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Elliotu
Reviewed 15 July 2017

This is a vegetarian restaurant with a lot of imitation meat, fish and chicken dishes. We had the "beef", "chicken" with mango and braised bean curd sheets plus some appetizers and a mango pudding. Most of the food was quite bland. The "chicken" was pleasant...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank SaW43
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

I ate here with a group of 6 people. Food was delicious. We ordered 4 items of the menu. My favorite was the vegetable lo mein. The service was very slow. I think ordering take out would be the way to go next time.

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank Amy C
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Unusual combination in a non-kosher area We went with our grandson We had some dietary restrictions [not kosher ones]=and they handled them very well no alcohol nor BYOB we ordered Pai Thai which turned out to be equivilent of Pad Thai also Mei Fun [thin...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank leo t
Reviewed 16 November 2016

We happily found this restaurant on the fly through Trip Advisor. Most of the food items were very good but not all. Especially liked the pan fried noodles and chicken with broccoli. Staff was very friendly. The place was not so clean and had a...More

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank Edy B
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

This restaurant has great food and lots of variety of vegetarian and vegan dishes. They also serve plenty of food so you can share. The only problem is that they have the misleading term "vegan" desserts. For exams the cheesecake has real cheese. Also, the...More

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank saponte10
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

All vegetarian food, dim sum, lunch specials ,the price is fair. But dinner's menu price are little too expensive . The service just ok.

Date of visit: July 2016
1  Thank Mimi Y
Reviewed 22 June 2016

We were visiting New York for three days last week, and decided to stay with friends in Queens. Because we are strict vegetarians, and we love Chinese food, we searched carefully for a Chinese vegetarian restaurant in the area on Trip Advisor before left Montreal...More

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank Madhav B
Reviewed 19 February 2016

Vegetarian or not you are going to love this restaurant. I've been eating here for years and Chef Michael is a master at creating delicious cuisine. There are seasonal dishes and special new dishes. It's hard to believe that some of the dishes are not...More

Date of visit: February 2016
Thank fishingforbass
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 18 nearby hotels
The Parc Hotel
273 reviews
1.81 km away
Hyatt Place Flushing/LaGuardia Airport
743 reviews
1.84 km away
Sheraton LaGuardia East Hotel
346 reviews
1.88 km away
Best Western Queens Court Hotel
249 reviews
1.88 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 784 nearby restaurants
Kung Fu Xiao Long Bao
40 reviews
.01 km away
Lake Pavilion
57 reviews
.15 km away
Shanghai Cuisine 33
16 reviews
.23 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 65 nearby attractions
USTA National Tennis Center
421 reviews
1.61 km away
Hindu Temple Society of North America
34 reviews
1.25 km away
Queens Botanical Garden
97 reviews
.89 km away
Flushing Meadows Corona Park
361 reviews
1.46 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from New Bodai staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
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 Listing