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Wo Hop

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Chinatown
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17 Mott St, New York City, NY 10013-5029
+1 212-267-2536
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10:00 - 19:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 19:00
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

You get a lot of everything you order but i was shocked the way they treat you when you pay. When we payed they wanted more tip and even shout after us when we left.

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Thank Merle v
Goshen, New York
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Having eaten at Wo Hop before, we were looking forward to a delicious lunch. We started with a small soup each, which was good. We also ordered Chicken with Curry and Shrimp Ding with Cashews. Both dishes were disappointing. Curry dishes are usually flavorful, but this dish was not. The noodles were also mushy. Both dishes were bland. The other... More 

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Thank europeantravel-7
Fort Pierce
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17 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This place was recommended by a native New Yorker co-worker who frequented this place after a night of barhopping in his younger days. We visited after a day of Chinatown site seeing. You take the stairs from the street front down into the small dining area. The food was outstanding and inexpensive - cash only and was fairly packed for... More 

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Burgas, Bulgaria
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fried crab was good, noodles just average. You get free tea and water with your meals. Was hoping for better quality, portions are big.

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Thank Michel H
Windsor, Canada
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52 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and i visited wo hop for the 2nd time on sat dec 17th around 7:00pm and had about an 5min wait downstairs,we were the only ones waiting,but after we were seated we noticed that people were starting to que. I had two egg-rolls that i could eat everyday and wife ordered the steamed dumplings which were good but... More 

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Westcliff-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Arrived on 27th Decembe at about 4.40pm, I thought by getting there early there would be no queue,but I was wrong, the line went up the stairs, it was about 30 mins wait. It is down in the basement. When you get inside you can see why, not just because the place is popular, but it's so small, probably about... More 

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New York
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Take out order on 12/31/16 proved to be disappointing. Ordered a wonton eggdrop soup. The wonton's were doughy. The lobster orders were overcooked. Not filled with enough lobster pieces. The spicy shrimps were overcooked. Ate one shrimp and had an allergic reaction. The roast pork with mixed vegetables was good. Not enough roast pork.

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Thank Penny43
Saranac Lake, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There was quite a bit of a wait: indicative of the quality for sure. Food was on point. The place is in this little basement of a restaurant in China Town. I would definitely go back.

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Thank Attila_The_Hutt
Nevada City
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Down in a dungeon at midnight the very best and fastest $7.50 chow mein you could wish for, not to mention a $26.50 bottle of decent Cabernet Sauvignon. Were the rest of NY this value conscious!

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Nashville, Tennessee
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There was lots of hype surrounding this place so we gave it a shot. We stood in line for about 45 minutes and would totally do it again. Once we were seated, they brought both black tea and water to the table. (Other drinks are do not include refills.) The food is fabulous and authentic. Very very small dining area... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$40
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 19:00
Monday
10:00 - 19:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 19:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 19:00
Thursday
10:00 - 19:00
Friday
10:00 - 19:00
Saturday
10:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Mott St, New York City, NY 10013-5029
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-267-2536

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Chinatown

Neighbourhood Profile
Chinatown
Bursting with an amazing array of sights, sounds, and smells on every block, a visit to Chinatown feels like entering a different world. It’s a colorful spectacle that gets even more crowded on weekends, when families stream in to enjoy huge dim sum feasts and to stock up at the markets on Mott Street. To take a break from the buzz, grab something sweet from one of the many bakeries in the area and head to Columbus Park, where many Chinatown residents exercise, play games, and chat the day away.
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