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Lychee House

141 E 55th St, Ny 10022-4038, New York City, NY 10022-4030
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good40%
  • Average12%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible9%
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Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
141 E 55th St, Ny 10022-4038, New York City, NY 10022-4030
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Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Stopped in here for Lunch food was nothing special the rice was nice nothing to shout about almost certain we were knowingly over charged wish we had questioned it more just beware when visiting here.

Thank Ianb87
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

After a day braving the cold, sightseeing, we asked our concierge for a recommendation for either Japanese or Chinese food where I could get a spicy clear broth soup Lychee came highly recommended. The Shanghai Soup Dumplings were our of this world and the Banquet...More

Thank Denise C
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

Difficult to review food in a Chinese restaurant when you are just two people. But we liked what we had very much the first time so we went again two nights later. Food is good to very good. We did not try the Sichuan menu...More

Thank Pedro M
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

Great, tasty food in a low key, strip-mallish setting. The menu is filled with your usual suspects, however the food was really, really good. The crispy beef, fried rice and the pan-fried dumplings standout above the other items.

Thank Jonathan F
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

My wife & I decided to stop here on Saturday night but I'm regretting it and still very hungry. For starters we had the steamed pork dumplings. They were your typical dumpling but almost more casing than pork. Luckily the soy sauce saved it. For...More

Thank Welcome_Matt83
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Let three friends for lunch. We all agreed that the food is tasty, the service quite good, and the atmosphere charming. A very respectable restaurant. I would go again, and recommend you do, too.

Thank RLF1967NYC
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Thought we would try another Dim-Sum restaurant for lunch and found reasonable reviews. A short walk from the hotel, the ambience was ok and the dishes looked good. So we ordered a few items. It took a while and they were not especially busy. The...More

Thank Joseph A
Reviewed 14 August 2017

The food is delicious. A big fan of the soup dumplings (especially how they put each dumpling on a soup spoon) and the fried dumplings. The entrees are also very tasty. The prices are reasonable and the service is very good. Wish they had a...More

Thank Nez D
Reviewed 9 August 2017

What a nice place for dinner. Nice looking interior with tablecloths and cloth napkins. The service was excellent, not rushed at all. We started with an order of steamed dumplings which were very good. Two large steamed buns for $7. Both or our entrees were...More

Thank CTS_Knows
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Looks like a whole in the wall but once you go in, the ambiance is just so nice! The service and food is GREAT!!!! Will go back again!

Thank RCIBriana
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 141 E 55th St, Ny 10022-4038, New York City, NY 10022-4030
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
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