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Szechuan Gourmet

21 W 39th St, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10018-3891
+1 212-921-0233
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good48%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Located in Midtown, Szechuan Gourmet is celebrated for its Chinese offering, which spans chicken to beef. The spot has built a positive reputation on TripAdvisor; as one diner put...More
Open Now
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
21 W 39th St, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10018-3891
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the best noodles I have had in a long time. Perfectly cooked. Right amount flavors. Spicy. Loved it. Full spicy Bass was good too. But bit too spicy. Upon reflection we should have ordered BBQd fish. without the spicy gravy. Will go again...More

Thank Saugan101
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In New York 10 days ago and looking for decent Szechuan close to our hotel. We were pleasantly surprised. Food vas very flavorful, but we did especially ask for dishes that had lots of mala and were served several things not on the menu after...More

Thank Cindy F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been looking around for the best Mapo tofu...read all the opinions on various sites...tried a few...waste of time at the few I tried in Chinatown..Doyers or Pell Szechuan spots..this is the best..fiery numbing actual visible szechuan peppercorns absent below in above mentioned unnamed spots. My...More

Thank Aaron S
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

Easily walkable from the Times Square. Space is a bit tight, but the food was delicious! Service was fast. Price is quite reasonable for NYC. Recommend if you are around the Times Square, and loves hot spicy food

Thank Peru201193
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Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Been to Szechuan Gourmet while on business and really enjoyed it. Decided to take the family while on vacation in NY. Excellent food at a good price and location. Kids loved it. Got a table, food came quick and if didn’t disappoint

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Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Great food . Nice atmosphere . We would recommend this restaurant . Quality Chinese food that doesn't upset the digestive system , if you're the sensitive type of person . The best Chinese food we have eaten so far . We got seated immediately and...More

Thank Donna P
Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

Regular atmosphere. Terrific food. Definitely go! We had lunch on a weekday and were very glad we did.

Thank ZeldaBoro
Reviewed 13 January 2018

We stumbled across this excellent restaurant by mistake but boy was we glad we did. The food was amazing, the staff friendly and the prices unbeatable. The only one we went back to and on our last night as well, very highly recommend.

Thank John J
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

The room is spacious and food is plentiful. Very delicious traditional food. Service is very good. The place is frequented by many Asians from the business community. I highly recommend this location.

Thank catalonio
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Although this place is not much to look at, that only adds to the surprise when tasting their food. Expertly prepared with rigorous traditional standards, they provide an extremely authentic delight. They are not afraid to bring the heat with some of the spiciest dishes...More

Thank Roldan L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 W 39th St, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10018-3891
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-921-0233
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