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Nom Wah Tea Parlor

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13 Doyers St, New York City, NY 10013-5104
+1 212-962-6047
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10:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 10:30 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 10:30 - 22:00
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hole in the wall, but a must if in NYC. The dim sum is amazing and so is the soup. Authentic and delicious. It's the real deal.

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Thank Caroline G
Israel
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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great dumplings and dim sum, Very reasonable prices and good service. They setting could have been re-designed though. Great food- and recommended all in all

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Gotha, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided to have a non traditional Thanksgiving dinner. We only had to wait about 10 minutes to be seated. There is a menu on the table and you mark what you want then leave it on the edge of the table. It took a while for our waiter to notice that we filled it out. The food came out... More 

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New York City, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I heard this is one of the oldest dimsum restaurants in China town. It has a classic NYC vibe. The servers are friendly and the dimsum is good.

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Thank MBenzinger
Richland, Washington
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71 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I ate at Nom Wah over the TG holiday and thoroughly enjoyed our meal. The place is not expensive and is tucked away in the heart of China Town. Staff were good at keeping up with service ...one thing to note is it's cash only or Am Ex....

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Destin, Florida
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We looked up at google to see who has the best dim sum in NYC. We were very disappointed! The dim sums tasted very plained, well below our expectation.

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Thank RoyalOrchid07
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ok, I am sorry to write this review because I thought I would be giving this place at least 4 stars. I lived in the Lower East Side my entire life, yes 30+ years and I have never been to this place or heard of it until recently. I know the current owner who is in his 30/40s has been... More 

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Red Deer, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved this place! small and old, the booth we were sitting in was tilting, but it was awesome!!! the food was amazing! best dim sum we have ever had... we did have the Egg Rolls that have high reviews but we didn't really care for them. Everything else was great, atmosphere, price, super fast service... highly recommend

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nom Wah Tea Parlour was the perfect place to stop after a particularly long walk. I was immediately welcomed and quickly seated before looking through the extensive menu. I decided on the pork bun, shrimp rice roll, shrimp in bean curd skin and stuffed eggplant. Everything was a delight. The bun was fluffy and moreish, the rice roll was very... More 

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St. John's, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate at this restaurant during our visit to NYC. It was highly recommended by locals and was mentioned in our travel guide book. However, we were sadly disappointed because the food was just average. We found the flavours were either bland or they just didn't match. Of course, we don't eat asian food often so we may just not... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 21:00
Monday
10:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 21:00
Thursday
10:30 - 21:00
Friday
10:30 - 22:00
Saturday
10:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 Doyers St, New York City, NY 10013-5104
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-962-6047

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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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