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Cafe Evergreen

1367 1st Ave, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10021-9513
+1 212-744-3266
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good38%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“dim sum” (14 reviews)
“dumplings” (4 reviews)
“soup” (4 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1367 1st Ave, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10021-9513
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Reviewed 27 March 2017

Away from Chinatown , in the Upper East Side. Serving excellent cantonese cuisine and Dim Sum. Food presentation on rolling carts on the weekend, allowing customers to see and pick what they like. $$$ due to it location but worth a visit , reservation recommended...More

Thank Ka-Khy T
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

Great little dim sum spot on the UES. This place has outstanding service, good quality food with a western (cleanliness) standard! Value is decent, our bill came to about $40 for 7 dishes. Not having to travel to Chinatown and fight the crowds is priceless!

Thank shelby w
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

Just got back from an overseas trip and my wife felt like having for a change Chinese food. What I like about this restaurant is that they have good service, table cloth and napkins (not made out of paper tissue) in addition to well an...More

Thank Henry L
Reviewed 17 November 2016

Cafe Evergreen can save you a trip to Chinatown or Flushing (although it is not as much fun), but the food makes up for the trip downtown or to Queens.. It is really great for freshly made Dim Sum, which they serve all day. It...More

Thank PSGumby
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Ordered via Seamless Web. Order was on time, warm, and correct. Sesame chicken was very good. Pan fried pork dumplings were smallish, and not too tasty. Chinese broccoli we ordered turned out to be bok Choi, which was either their mistake, or how they define...More

Thank Joseph P
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Delicious dim sum; great service; charming hosts; clean, nice room. And packed! You cannot go wrong with this place.

Thank WhereNext2NYC
Reviewed 4 September 2016

We eat here regularly order-in, take-out and dine-in and this place never disappoints. The service is excellent if you dine-in. After only eating there once a while ago, the waiter remembered my extra hot sauce preference my next visit several months later and when we...More

Thank UptownBatty
Reviewed 2 September 2016

My family and I have been visiting this great oasis Chinese restaurant in Upper East Side for years, and have been completely satisfied each time. Frank, one of the owners, is gentlemanly, gracious, and funny. The staff is very attentive, bringing my favorite XO sauce...More

Thank mkh195957
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

NYC has arguably the best Chinese food in the US. And I've eating at the best of the best in this city. But none can compare to Cafe Evergreen. Th fabulous and creative food is matched by the ambiance, decor and terrific service. It's on...More

Thank arthshapiro
Reviewed 17 August 2016

At it's new location several blocks north on First Ave, Evergreen continues to serve outstanding Chinese food. A standby for many years, the new more modern decor is attractive and the food as good as ever. The calamari was crisp and tasty, the mushroom and...More

Thank Genjackson57
Upper East Side
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easy access to Central Park with world-famous cultural
institutions, the Upper East Side is one of the most
livable places in the city. Along beautiful Fifth
Avenue, you’ll find Museum Mile, which houses many of
the nation's most famous attractions in a single
stretch, like The Metropolitan Museum of Art and the
Guggenheim Museum. Walk a few blocks into the
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1367 1st Ave, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10021-9513
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper East Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper East Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-744-3266
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