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Old Shanghai Deluxe

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50 Mott St, Frnt A, New York City, NY 10013-5023
+1 646-490-5192
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11:30 - 21:00
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Sun 12:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 21:30
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Columbia, South Carolina
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97 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After a Broadway show, we wanted a quick snack, so we had the cab stop in Chinatown and ducked in to Old Shanghai Deluxe for some takeout. They were friendly, even though they were closing in less than a half an hour. The food came out pretty quickly. And it was just okay. The dumplings were on the doughy side,... More 

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Thank mbovary2014
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

The feeling of stepping into this genuine and cozy restaurant from a chilly raining china town to be greeted with a hot cup of tea is a feeling that's unbeatable. My waitress nice and patient. The food was excellent. The establishment is clean and friendly and I will definitely visit again.

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Thank Christian N
Davenport
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180 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2016

Stopped in for a quick lunch. Food was good and the staff was very nice. Initial serves seemed a little slow.

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Thank Thomas W
newtownards, northern ireland
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142 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2016

Had dinner here one evening. It wasn't our first choice, but that restaurant was closed. Found this restaurant, and their dumpling menu looked good. he food and service were great. The dumplings were delicious. The restaurant itself is perhaps looking a little tired, and untidy in places, but having tasted the dumplings, don't let that put you off

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Thank zaria123
Texas
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159 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2016 via mobile

This is the place at 100 mott st., called shanghai deluxe cafe. We got the pork dumplings, which are soup dumplings. They were great! There were five of us, so we got several items. The eggplant with garlic sauce was excellent. So was mixed veggies, sweet and sour chicken, lo mein noodles with pork - Big noodles like udon- and... More 

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Thank gringatx
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318 reviews
242 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

Chinese restaurant with many Chinese customers must be a guarantee. We eat well and the service was quick. Good choice

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Thank Paolo M
Utrecht, The Netherlands
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65 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2015

Like the title says, love the food, and the service is fast... maybe even too fast! But eh? It's Chinese. I still love the food no matter what speed.

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Thank The_inspector75
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 August 2015

Poor quality of food. My son ordered ribs and when they came there was blood coming out of the ends of the rib bones! Yak! They must have been taken out of the freezer and deep fried but were uncooked in the middle. Surprisingly when we pointed this out to the waiter he didn't quite understand what the issue was.... More 

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Thank UkAmc
Marietta, Georgia
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52 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

I have to stop here when I'm in NYC. As usual for Chinatown, you can eat on the cheap here and get filled up. I order hot tea, soup dumplings, scallion pancakes, and spring rolls and it's almost too much and around ten bucks. Service is polite and efficient. I've only gone during the day at odd hours so it's... More 

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Thank sinsaratea
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 April 2015 via mobile

I went here because my cousin recommended it for me, she eated here last fall. She especially praised their wonton and forged me to get Wontons in spicy sauce. Service were good, three different waiters came to ask me is everything OK. Atmosphere were also good, mainly locals with few tourists. Right away when sitting down comes tea which were... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 21:30
Saturday
11:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 Mott St, Frnt A, New York City, NY 10013-5023
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 646-490-5192

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Chinatown

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Chinatown
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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