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TAO Downtown

92 9th Ave, New York City, NY 10011-5020
+1 212-399-6000
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Chinese, Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
92 9th Ave, New York City, NY 10011-5020
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Shanelle Mangold is a GM that truly embodies excellence, service and dedication to making her customers feel truly special. Our best friends and us were celebrating 42/41 year Anniversaries and in any trip to New York we always try to stop by at TAO and...More

Thank EliteTravellers
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Very happening place with very good food. Huge and beautiful inside. You can go to their club after your dinner.

Thank Djafari A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were going there to join friends who had a reservation at this place and what a pleasant surprise it was!!! We were 10 and we ordered different appetizers and meals to share and everything was amazing!!! From the outside the place look ok but...More

Thank stephanc113
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What can I say, everything was so good except the service was a little mediocre. The server was moving a little slow. Other than that every dish we ordered was cooked to perfection. The drinks I ordered at the bar were very tasteful. The dessert...More

Thank Libra123456
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Every time I want some cocktails and good music I Go to TAO Love the ambiance and people are very nice! The dumplings are a must!

Thank adn_lafete
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have never been treated in such a vile way by any restaurant - ever. This was supposed to be my birthday dinner. Since I’m in a wheelchair, I was made to wait on the street for ten minutes while hordes of twenty somethings raced...More

1  Thank gottakeepongoing
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Vibrant, busy and noisy place, impressive given its size and architecture- food is good but not great , what counts here is the atmosphere

Thank Matthias F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow! Got the lunch deal 3 courses for $31 and was expecting it to be lunch portions. The portion sizes are amazing and the quality of food great. I would even recommend sharing between two as there is plenty for an afternoon lunch. Staff are...More

Thank katie t
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was one of our NY highlights and amazing experience. The interior and the atmosphere is breathtaking. The food was outstanding but the service could have been better. Our waitress seemed stressed and obviously had to many tables to serve. The prices are high, but...More

Thank hildur78
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food and service was good. It is amazing being a huge restaurant and never disappoints. Food could be better though. Great place to take out of town guests.

Thank bevkuf
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DeAnjole' S
8 July 2018|
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Response from ellalivi04 | Reviewed this property |
I would call them directly and ask. With a party that size I would think you would want advance reservations anyway.
2 June 2018|
Response from ealley123 |
Never mind! I see that it doesn’t open until 5:00.
2 June 2018|
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Response from anupriya_singhal | Reviewed this property |
I think so yes - although we went for dinner & it was jam packed - lunch may be easier but why take a chance
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 04:00
11:00 - 04:00
11:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 92 9th Ave, New York City, NY 10011-5020
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Chelsea
  • Neighbourhood: Chelsea
  • Phone Number: +1 212-399-6000
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