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Tao

42 E 58th St, New York City, NY 10022-1910
+1 212-888-2288
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“orange chicken” (44 reviews)
“sushi” (145 reviews)
“fortune cookies” (42 reviews)
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CUISINES
Chinese, Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Thai, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
42 E 58th St, New York City, NY 10022-1910
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1 - 10 of 2,258 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

We had reservations for 7:15pm on a Friday night. We were almost seated immediately upon our arrival. We ate upstairs and were able to get a great view of the décor. Our server was quite helpful with suggestions. We started with the hot & sour...More

Thank Lynn F
Reviewed 2 days ago

Soo delicious!! I was so hyped about going to this restaurant with my family because I have heard so many great things! I was not disappointed I ordered the sea bass and it was delicious! I also loved the theme of the restaurant and the...More

Thank alexandragomez234
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The place is really beautiful and whoever designed it did a good job. Food wasn't great at all while you expecting for an extra ordinary culinary experience.

1  Thank Raz D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Book here this restaurant is super busy! Excellent service, our waiter was Ryan, he has efficient attitude and is extremely proud to be working at this establishment. We started with chicken gyoza, vegetarian dumplings and duck spring rolls. We then had the duck pancakes, chicken...More

1  Thank burgsSydney
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful place, music and people, the quality was great but the service was not adeguate to this place, the Waiter was not so much professional, he left the table dirty. Not too much choice in the menu of typical sushi dishes.

Thank Chl0e_8
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tao is one of the best Thai fusion restaurants I’ve ever been to. I haven’t tried anything bad there. All the dishes are delicious, perfectly cooked and the perfect blend of Thai and modern cuisine. Make them surprise you with their reinvented Thai traditional dishes...More

1  Thank Verònica B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was Friday evening and the restaurant was bustling, the atmosphere was nice, a kind waitress took us to our seats, and assisted in choosing the most delicious duck I have ever eaten. The sushi was very good. I especially enjoyed the paper thin pancakes....More

1  Thank petraphilip
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I recommended this restaurant to my parents as I had gone the year before and loved it. They had the same opinion I did. The food was amazing and delicious. The service was brilliant and I’ll be recommending this restaurant again!!

Thank Lorna O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been about 20 times. Tonight was a quick in/out with prosecco & pad thai at the upstairs bar. Super quick service, world record in fact.. and i am not patient person. Sadly i did not have time to chill out in the bar which has...More

Thank Ronald P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very very happening place, a great mix of high end young groups, enjoying the DJ music , drinks and delicious pan asian food. Roughly 100 usd per head.

Thank Zain S
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Midtown
This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
imagine before they visit—spectacular skyscrapers like
the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
...More
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NSFaulkes
October 16, 2018|
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Response from Lynn F | Reviewed this property |
I think they would absolutely love going there. What a special treat and experience for them! Make sure to take a camera :)
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Shereen S
September 3, 2018|
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Response from Traveler4525 | Reviewed this property |
Better to book for dinner , for lunch you don’t need
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Shereen S
September 3, 2018|
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Response from Claudia H | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the late reply, yes this place gets pretty crowded , reservations is always preferrable.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$25 - US$80
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Monday
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Tuesday
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Wednesday
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Thursday
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Friday
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Saturday
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42 E 58th St, New York City, NY 10022-1910
    (Park & Madison)
  • Public Transportation: 4, 5, 6 Trains at 59th Street R, N, W Trains at 5th Avenue
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-888-2288
Description
A 16-foot Buddha, which floats above a reflecting pool filled with Japanese carp, presides over the scene at Tao. A favorite destination for celebrities and athletes, this Pan Asian restaurant specializes in authentic Hong Kong Chinese, Japanese and Thai cuisines. Tao has three levels of dining including the prized "Skybox" which offers views of this former movie theater unparalleled in New York. In addition to its 300 seats, Tao includes a sushi bar, lounge and two bars at which to enjoy the food and the show. Appetizers range from $8 - $18; Entrees: $16 -$39. Offering $27.50 Prix Fixe Lunch Menu year round.
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