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Joe's Shanghai

24 W 56th St, New York City, NY 10019-3804
+1 212-333-3868
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good40%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“soup dumplings” (146 reviews)
“pork” (32 reviews)
“crab” (24 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
24 W 56th St, New York City, NY 10019-3804
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

After visiting MoMA, we happened upon this restaurant. The lunch menu was a great option and the food was delicious.

Thank Kathy B
Reviewed 4 days ago

I visited this restaurant only for the soup dumplings. So I can't comment on other food. The soup dumplings were really good. The skin was so thin that I almost broke it open by the chopstick. There was so much hot soup inside the dumplings....More

Thank Jelloman526
Reviewed 5 days ago

Having just coming out of a Broadway show we found this place. We had wonderful dumplings, superb lobster with ginger sauce and a few other great dishes. Service was good, the food came out promptly and was hot. We apparently time it perfectly because there...More

Thank altonite
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I have now been there 3 times in rapid succession since I recently discovered this restaurant. I have introduced different friends & everyone has loved the food. The soup dumplings are a delicious way to start. I thought the plain pork ones were the best....More

Thank Sabre44
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here after a recommendation from one of my customers. Place was packed but not sure why. Soup dumplings skin was so thick and tough other customers were able to pick them up with tongs! Noodle soup ! Was fat soba noodles in some thick...More

Thank Brian C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lousy food compared to their pell street branch. Here at 56th street, dumplings had thick skin, some parts half cooked. Hot n sour soup tasted like thickened broth with no sour balance. No service at all and demanded for tip. Cashier was on her phone...More

Thank justvisiting96
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first dinner in NYC after eating cruise ship food for four weeks so I think we appreciated it more than we would have. It was expensive but the service was great so we didn’t mind.

Thank Carole_reviewing
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

We had lunch here, seated immediately without reservation. We ordered from the lunch menu which does not allow substitutions - take note as it appeared good value for money. We ordered the bbq spare ribs and the prawn with chilli. Each dish comes with a...More

Thank Ibidunni
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

We had dinner at Joe’s Shanghai and it was a 20-30 minutes waiting time. Busy time at 7.30pm. We had our favorite spicy tofu, crispy fried chicken, shanghai dumplings, noodles, and fried rice. All delicious and good portions. Service was fast and very good considering...More

Thank Suria_Nataadmadja
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Not that good and kind of pricey - appetizers are strong point - Peking Duck just mediocre. For sure don’t wait in line for this. Good selection of wines by glass

Thank HonestMcHonest
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11 September 2017|
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Response from jfrao | Reviewed this property |
you should check with the restaurant directly but I think it does
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
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
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 W 56th St, New York City, NY 10019-3804
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-333-3868
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