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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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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 19:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

A hidden gem in Chinatown is what this downstairs, small, and I mean small Chinese restaurant is. We always go to WoHop 17whenever we visit NYC. Don't get the restaruant confused by another WoHop of the same name just a few doors down,the ground level one. No matter what you order, the food is always fresh and hot. We have... More 

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Townsville, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We came here with local friends, and this is a place I could recommend easily. It's not fancy,but its open late and its some of the best Chinese food I've had.

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Thank Adrian L
New York City, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We went on a Monday night in January and encountered their very famous long line. We waited on Mott Street for 20 minutes and heard high praise from the other people waiting. The food was plentiful, I grant you that. The quality was not as high unfortunately. I will return for another try but with muted expectations. Bring cask as... More 

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Thank 77Mako
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

There are frequently lines out the door, but waits aren't too bad. The staff is very friendly and a joy to be around. It is decorated very interestingly, but don't let its looks or the fact it is down in what would be considered basement space, deter you. The food is amazing! I have been here multiple times and love... More 

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Thank Naomi M
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We wanted to have a great experience in Chinatown and some NY locals recommended Wo Hop. It was downstairs off the street and a bit of a dive, but charming. The staff was very attentive and the eggrolls were huge! The food was typical Chinese, but the wonton soup was excellent!

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Thank Jmshupe
Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is your ultimate Chinese comfort food. All of the dishes are fantastic and the service is excellent. When my family and I think of NY chinese food... we think of this place. BTW, when you go here make sure that you are going to the Wo Hop that's downstairs. The Wo Hop City that's on street level is a... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Wo Hop in Chinatown NYC with group of friends and enjoyed excellent, authentic Chinese food. Our group ordered two different soups, sesame chicken, and chicken chow mein. And the homemade crispy noodles were wonderful! Highly recommend this restaurant and will return on our next visit!!

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Thank Susan H
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great service - don't be put off by appearances. It's a little basement and rough round the edges but the welcome was warm and the food was scrumpy and great value.

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Thank Suzy H
New Rochelle, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I started eating here in the 1960's when a group of us used to take the train in from Rockaway or come after a concert at the Filmore. We also used to come here on dates where you could eat until you couldn't eat anymore and be given a check for $10.00. Of course the pricing has changed over the... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You get a lot of everything you order but i was shocked the way they treat you when you pay. When we payed they wanted more tip and even shout after us when we left.

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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
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
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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