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Momofuku Noodle Bar

171 1st Ave, btwn 10th & 11th St., New York City, NY 10003-2949
+1 212-777-7773
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pork buns” (216 reviews)
“momofuku ramen” (151 reviews)
“noodle bowl” (28 reviews)
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Japanese, Asian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
171 1st Ave, btwn 10th & 11th St., New York City, NY 10003-2949
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We had lunch at Momofuku. I am not a huge fan of Korean food, but the food was good. The only serves Korean food - even the coke is Korean. I had chicken and rice, it was tasty. The ramen also looked good. The prices...More

1  Thank NilsLDK
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For the lunch, Momofuku is a must. The food is excellent and the menu has many choices. Try the buns, they are delicious. The ramen is also very good. My kind of place!

Thank Marie-Claude B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'd heard good things about this restaurant from friends, and we were fans of David Chang as a TV personality (ie. Ugly Delicious on Netflix) so we thought we'd try it out during our New York trip. Even though it looked super busy, as a...More

Thank Emma R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not recommended. This restaurant excels in mixing low price low value good items on the plates, calling them “food” then charge customers high prices. Some people may call it fusion Asian food. This is an example of fusion is confusion. The good is just putting...More

Thank Felix K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent ramen and food, good service. Great surprise, ill be back for sure when back in New York .

Thank arturobaldini72
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I arrived a bit ill at ease due to my "son's" ocndition needing attention (weak spirit i think but the pastor isn't sure yet). I remember back in the day kids were a lot hardier. I for one could go a whole week without my...More

Thank Adam E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food st the restaurant is simply delicious. Communal type tables but they seemed to add to the experience, not take away from it. The food is front and center and really all that matters here. We started with the bing bread and hummus type...More

Thank Jeanette713
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The pork buns are delicious! The meat literally melts in your mouth & is enhanced by the hoisin sauce, scallion & cucumber all wrapped up in a perfect steamed bun. Try the smoked chicken wings. The sauce is flavorful with a slight kick ft the...More

Thank Mai M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had lunch with a friend on a Friday and really enjoyed the food and vibe! The staff was very attentive and Adam sincerely guided us through the experience to ensure maximum enjoyment.There is family style seating and we were fortunate to share a table...More

Thank Rumjungle
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Chef David Chang is a God. Noodle Bar more than lived up to expectations. Went in for a late dinner and the place was packed! After a short wait we were sat a communal table, be aware if this is an issue for you. Started...More

Thank JordanH1981
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May 23, 2018|
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Response from mspatron | Reviewed this property |
they do not
May 23, 2018|
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Response from Rob S | Reviewed this property |
I walked in, you can reserve on their website, if you want the fried chicken you need to make a reservation for that, you can’t just order the fried chicken off the menu it must be preordered
June 21, 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
5:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
5:30 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 171 1st Ave, btwn 10th & 11th St., New York City, NY 10003-2949
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > East Village
  • Neighbourhood: East Village
  • Phone Number: +1 212-777-7773
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