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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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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • 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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1 - 10 of 3,015 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Great food and great service. Nice atmosphere with a hip vibe. Had the cantonese egg rolls which were very good and for the entree had chicken dish. Everything was great! Would highly recommend ,.....

Thank Christopher K
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I've busted Buddakahn twice in New York and with family and friends and I have not been disappointed. The food, cocktails and service has been outstanding. Service with a smile and the food has fantastic taste that dive deep into your tastebuds. The ambience is...More

Thank SeattleTef
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are in New York and want to have that special night out you can't go past this place. It's simply amazing. The food, atmosphere, service is 1st class. The wow factor is defiantly there from the minute you walk in. It caters for...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing Asian Fusion. Spider crab delicious. Suggest ordering dishes to share. Clientele quite young and hip and the 'waiting area' is a dark bar where we weren't sure we would be found when our table was ready - but like. Clockwork we were showed to...More

Thank docjohnno
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Buddakan has been a consistent and delicious restaurant since I've been coming here (2006). It surpassed the trendy prestige and achieves excellence with quality and attention to detail. Staff, food, drinks, atmosphere. Run the gauntlet on the menu and share everything! Will always be coming...More

Thank Jared R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was in NYC for my birthday and was really stumped as to where to eat for my birthday. I wanted to go somewhere that did Asian fusion type food and was cool. Upon arriving at Buddakan I was surprised to see so many casually...More

Thank MrDalvin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

NOT CHEAP, but worth it. A great Asian fusion restaurant with a trendy design. The food was innovative and delicate, The service implacable.

Thank Avshalom S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived on time for our booking and didn't have to wait long before we got seated. It's a trendy and vibrant club-like ambience, which I guess doesn't appeal to everyone. The general sound level was very high so it was sometimes difficult to speak without...More

Thank Sebastian L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Special birthday dinner with 9 guests. The restaurant truly is unique in setting & decor. The food, all Asian inspired was incredible. We all swapped plates numerous times, trying as many dishes as we could. All 9 diners agreed, the food was 5 stars, the...More

Thank jclinden07
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very high standard Asian Fusion restaurant, and on our visit on a Tuesday Evening at 1730, the staff were attentive, knowledgeable, and helpful. We really enjoyed the lobster Egg Rolls, and Spicy Shrimp to start with, and shared the black bean Scallops....More

Thank Geoff M
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Castilla P
29 July 2017|
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Response from pareshraja14 | Reviewed this property |
Around £ 100 pp with drinks
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MikeFtLa
12 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
28 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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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
Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, 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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