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Buddakan

75 9th Ave, At W 15th and W 16th in Chelsea, Meatpacking District, New York City, NY 10011-7006
+1 212-989-6699
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Chinese, Japanese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
75 9th Ave, At W 15th and W 16th in Chelsea, Meatpacking District, New York City, NY 10011-7006
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Our waiter was awesome, never the less I found the menu to be limited. The food was very good but not amazing, same for price /food. We had the chocolat dessert, and I must say that one was awesome.

Thank Gabriela A
Reviewed 4 days ago

The beautiful cavernous dining room gives you the impression that you have been transported to an Asian temple. You sit with your group and others at long sleek tables and servants bring you one delightful tray after another of exotic eastern delicacies. The refreshing cocktails...More

Thank Walter B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went to Buddakan for Asian food and we were not disappointed! We did not make a reservation and walked in. They took our request and said it would only be a few minutes. We decided to wait in the bar. We had barely ordered...More

Thank Bankerwon
Reviewed 6 days ago

If you're just visiting NYC plan to eat at Buddakhan one night. Food is fabulous and great for sharing. If you like seafood be sure to have the Black Cod. Their desserts are works of culinary art & so beautifully presented. Staff are very helpful...More

Thank FionnaW905
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The restaurent is amazing the food was nice and service there isn't allot of stuff about this restaurent it's good food and service

Thank Rashed a
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Your are visiting NYC and are in search of a hip place with great vibe and even greater food? Go to buddakan! I should not forget to mention the great service too! The food was absolutely sublime... edamame dumplings, lobster springrolls, lobster rice, whole grilled...More

Thank dianamna
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When in NY you must make a reservation and enjoy a night of delicious food and outstanding cocktails. At Buddakan, every sense is touched. Be prepared to be delighted and absolutely fulfilled.

Thank Rocky J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The restaurant ambiance is magical and dark lighting. The menu has a vast variety of dishes that can please a crowd. The staff are mostly men, like a typical NY restaurant, but they were great and very interactive! If you had to choose one restaurant...More

Thank Amna K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our second visit to Buddakan and we found the meals on both occasions to be incredibly tasty. We normally order an appetizer each, main meal to share, along with a couple of sides such as vegetables and rice and a couple of desserts...More

Thank Simon and Hanna D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked the restaurant after reading several trip advisor reviews - the restaurant did not disappoint!! Both the food and the ambience was great, would highly recommend the shrimp & beef - both to die for!!! To top off the great experience was our server Joseph,...More

Thank kt84
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MikeFtLa
11 June 2017|
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Response from Amanda M | Reviewed this property |
There are multiple rooms and an abundance of seating. We saw many tables that were just couples eating.
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Shalane S
27 May 2017|
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Response from Chan1971 | Reviewed this property |
I would say yes, as it's in Chelsea, I've been to NY so many times and always dress casual but you definitely have to look smart if your going there 😉
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angievb11
8 May 2017|
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Response from Ssmmiejay | Reviewed this property |
Hello I book everything a month in advance through Open Table on my laptop! Its the best and it sends you reminders of your bookings and you can cancel at anytime should your arrangements change. I usually book lunch and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$50 - US$50
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 23:00
Monday
17:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 00:00
Thursday
17:30 - 00:00
Friday
17:00 - 01:00
Saturday
17:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75 9th Ave, At W 15th and W 16th in Chelsea, Meatpacking District, New York City, NY 10011-7006
    (16th Street)
  • Public Transportation: A,C,E to 14th Street. L to 8th Ave.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Chelsea
  • Neighbourhood: Chelsea
  • Phone Number: +1 212-989-6699
Description
The surreal atmosphere of this awe-inspiring restaurant in the Meatpacking district of Manhattan combines the serenity of Asia with the flamboyance of 16th century Paris. The menu features fanciful interpretations of Chinese dishes and delights even the most discriminating palates.
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