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Wo Hop

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17 Mott St, New York City, NY 10013-5029
+1 212-267-2536
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10:00 - 19:00
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Norwalk, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

One of my great memories of my Farther John Murray! A SILVER FOX born on July 4 and passed on December 25.... member of the Army and always flew the POW flag. HIS ALTIME FAVORITE RESTAURANT!!!! On a rating scale the bathroom is a 1 but the food is a 8!!

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Dallas, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Neat place in Chinatown. Seems to be always busy worth the wait and the crowd. Traditional dishes are the best

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New Jersey
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107 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We have been here many times and it is always good. The food is great, service is quick and it is clean and pleasant. It is one place that has consistently been good over many years.

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Parkland, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ive been thete dozens of times overthe years. The food is good. The ambience is below avg. however if you want good chinese food this is the place NYers go. I always make it a point each time I visit NY to return.

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Thank Keith S
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Been going here for decades. Now that I've left the NY/NJ area for DC, one thing that is like no other is Wo Hops' Chow Fun (especially the roast duck chow fun). On our trip to NYC last month, we included a trip to Wo Hop - lunch consisted of an order of chow fun for each of us (is... More 

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Cheyenne, Wyoming
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When in NYC you must visit China town! We stopped at Wo Hop based on a recommendation by friends... the steamed dumplings and the woo fun beef were excellent! Orange chicken and chicken fried rice were good.... fried dumplings not so great. the only real detractor was the staff... super unfriendly... this is why only 3 stars. Worth a stop...... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Our last trip brought us to Wo Hop twice in 5 days! LOVE IT. The food is inexpensive and FANTASTIC! Definitely try the steamed dumplings! BEST. EVER.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I was so impressed with this place. I looked on TripAdvisor for a Chinese restaurant in Chinatown and chose this one from a huge list. Not exactly a good first impression going down a narrow staircase to a tiny restaurant where you can barely squeeze through the door. The restaurant and furniture very plain and simple. I was wondering what... More 

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New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Very attentive service in an atmosphere which has not changed in decades...can get crowded, and tables may be shared...but a warm plate of chow fon is the antidote to all ailments.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A long time Chinatown classic Cantonese cuisine. Downstairs and small crowd seating-about 40. Non booth seating means sharing bigger tables. Always crowded on weekends with line up the stairs to Mott St. Portions are for sharing. Had favorite shrimp chow fun $7.50. Also, beef like lo mein $7.50. Lots of shrimp and beef in these dishes. You go here for... 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$40
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 19:00
Monday
10:00 - 19:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 19:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 19:00
Thursday
10:00 - 19:00
Friday
10:00 - 19:00
Saturday
10:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Mott St, New York City, NY 10013-5029
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-267-2536

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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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