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Lychee House

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Chinese, Asian
141 E 55th St, Ny 10022-4038, New York City, NY 10022-4030
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  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
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141 E 55th St, Ny 10022-4038, New York City, NY 10022-4030
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Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

My wife & I decided to stop here on Saturday night but I'm regretting it and still very hungry. For starters we had the steamed pork dumplings. They were your typical dumpling but almost more casing than pork. Luckily the soy sauce saved it. For...More

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Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Let three friends for lunch. We all agreed that the food is tasty, the service quite good, and the atmosphere charming. A very respectable restaurant. I would go again, and recommend you do, too.

Thank RLF1967NYC
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Thought we would try another Dim-Sum restaurant for lunch and found reasonable reviews. A short walk from the hotel, the ambience was ok and the dishes looked good. So we ordered a few items. It took a while and they were not especially busy. The...More

Thank Joseph A
Reviewed 14 August 2017

The food is delicious. A big fan of the soup dumplings (especially how they put each dumpling on a soup spoon) and the fried dumplings. The entrees are also very tasty. The prices are reasonable and the service is very good. Wish they had a...More

Thank Nez D
Reviewed 8 August 2017

What a nice place for dinner. Nice looking interior with tablecloths and cloth napkins. The service was excellent, not rushed at all. We started with an order of steamed dumplings which were very good. Two large steamed buns for $7. Both or our entrees were...More

Thank CTS_Knows
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Looks like a whole in the wall but once you go in, the ambiance is just so nice! The service and food is GREAT!!!! Will go back again!

Thank RCIBriana
Reviewed 17 May 2017

We always go to Lychee House when we're in NYC. The service is great; the food is ALWAYS good! Nice variety to choose from, lovely facility, midtown location near Park Ave.

Thank Rebecca Z
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

We have been to NYC many times and we always stay in a hotel near this restaurant. We love their food! Best Chinese we have ever had. Would definitely recommend. Friendly staff and delicious food! Always a staple during our visits! Will be back!!!

Thank mook123
Reviewed 23 March 2017

We travel to NYC regularly and every visit includes a trip to Lychee House. The food is excellent and they've even offered to make dishes for us that aren't on the menu. Very accommodating with my daughter's gluten and dairy issues. Highly recommend.

Thank jacllb04
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Being a dumpling fanatic, this place was a find. The Shanghai soup dumplings were superb. The pork dumplings were superb and their main courses were very good including the jumbo shrimp and broccoli. Prices were modest for the quality. Service was very good but the...More

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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 141 E 55th St, Ny 10022-4038, New York City, NY 10022-4030
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
Next To Shun Lee Palace
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