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Cho-Sen Island

367 Central Ave, Lawrence, NY 11559-1607
+1 516-374-1199
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good35%
  • Average2%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Chinese, Asian, Kosher
$$ - $$$
367 Central Ave, Lawrence, NY 11559-1607
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's amazing how fast you receive your food and how fresh it is. I have been dining here for the past twenty years or so and the place has always been consistent. The only knock is the place is kind of pricey when you compare...More

Thank jeffreynyc1967
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When deciding where to meet family on Christmas Day on Long Island, Cho-sen Island was the obvious choice. Been dining there for many years before I left NY, and always make a point of visiting when I return. Consistency is the key, and Cho-Sen Island...More

Thank PlanoStu
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Never had kosher Chinese before. Went for a birthday celebration. Huge portions for the $25 price-fixe. Nice selection with many choices. We all enjoyed our choices. Everyone had to take home a doggie bag---nobody could finish all of the food.

Thank artmuseumgoer
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Every birthday and (any excuse) is a Chosen Island tradition, Eunice greets every guest like family. we have been going for 20 years plus!!

Thank shlomo k
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Food is always fresh and the service is good. On Sundays the noise level might be a bit high, but if you sit upstairs then it is much better.

Thank Abraham L
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Not quite sure why Jews love Chinese food but this place is it. All staff are Chinese and the service is extremely fast. I observed the waiters rushing about. Nothing slow here. The upper room is a bit noisy with poor acoustics. I ordered the...More

Thank hankn
Reviewed 8 August 2017

For my Mother's 90th Birthday, we had to find a spot that could accommodate her Orthodox cousins. So we went back to Cho-Sen Island, a restaurant we used before for an earlier birthday of hers and where we have eaten on occasion. We had around...More

Thank Lschiffer
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

We had been there before but usually for take away. The service was very good as was the food. It's a bit chilly in there in the summer so bring a sweater to keep warm. It's a bit pricey but there was at of food...More

1  Thank Jeff K
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Best place for a family get together. They have an upstairs room where you can have a small private function. Their service is impeccable and consistent and always delivered with a smile. Food is great!

Thank Mimsam19
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

I'm not a fan of Chinese food but the food here was delicious. The service was quick and the wait staff patient and friendly.

Thank Devorah K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 367 Central Ave, Lawrence, NY 11559-1607
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Lawrence
  • Phone Number: +1 516-374-1199
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