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Chin Chin - CLOSED

216 E 49th St, New York City, NY 10017-1546
+1 212-888-4555
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
14 Mar 2016
“great price and quality”
8 Aug 2015
“Breakfast Buffet”
Restaurant Hours Closed
€€ - €€€
216 E 49th St, New York City, NY 10017-1546
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1 - 10 of 118 reviews

Reviewed 14 March 2016

the menu was very healthy and the ginger sauce and coconut curry were yummy the price is great for a lunch meal that includes an appetizer

Thank Neni Carolina C
Reviewed 8 August 2015 via mobile

If you sit at bar by entrance to restaurant then get two for the price of one buffet and they also had discount on drinks? we had Mimosa which I enjoyed. Buffet nice fresh fruit, eggs benedict think choice salmon or crab etc. Angel was...More

Thank Laura B
Reviewed 5 June 2015 via mobile

We ate and drank here food location service & the cocktails were superb .Service really was out standing Certainly worth a visit

Thank markuscarrus
Reviewed 4 December 2014

Asked the front desk at San Carlos hotel for a recommendation on Chinese food. "Chin Chin." A block away. Owner greets you at the door. You are whisked away to a table. Wait staff tend to your every need. Salads and starters brought before you...More

2  Thank Chordas
Reviewed 28 September 2014 via mobile

Chin chin has the best Chinese food in NYC. Fast and attentive service. Any Chinese dish you can think of is made with perfection here. Prices are also reasonable. Their egg drop soup is a favorite. All the lo means are excellent. Like I said,...More

Thank Katrin S
Reviewed 23 September 2014

I left NY for London 20 years ago and do miss the 'old style' Chinese food. Jimmy Chin, the owner and greeter, is ever present and knows everyone in the restaurant after 5 minutes. The food is simply GREAT, The waiters make suggestions and will...More

Thank Stephen S
Reviewed 3 September 2014

Chin Chin is a nice Chinese restaurant on 49th between 2nd and 3rd. The food is very good, and not expensive. The decor is slightly more upscale than an average Chinese restaurant too.

Thank MarkP115
Reviewed 26 August 2014

A client suggested we have dinner at this neighborhood restaurant, had passed it many times but never went in....what a very pleasant surprise. Well decorated, staff very attentive and the manager Jimmy can only be described as "An old style host with a smile, a...More

Thank tshaw24
Reviewed 19 August 2014

Was wandering the streets with the kids trying to find a place that would check all the boxes - decent enough for the missus to want to visit and food the kids would like. Saw this place and decided to venture it... that was a...More

Thank s s
Reviewed 16 August 2014 via mobile

A fantastic meal and very friendly. The portions are large and the food delicious. 2 adults and 2 teenagers (who eat like adults!) 3 dishes with rice was plenty. The price for what we ordered was fine.

Thank richardbI3416MA
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 216 E 49th St, New York City, NY 10017-1546
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-888-4555
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