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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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Chinese, Japanese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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75 9th Ave, At W 15th and W 16th in Chelsea, Meatpacking District, New York City, NY 10011-7006
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A restaurant with an Ibiza house DJ and achingly cool New Yorkers, so cool finding the door is a challenge. At 50 I may have been the eldest person there - staff could have been from Glee, the music was cool, and clearly its a...More

Thank Kski
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I would like to highlight the perfect service, very polite and nice waitress. The food was nice as well, but pretty high prices.

Thank Anna G
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Buddakan in Chelsea Market is getting worse and worse. The room is super Cool , but also cold last night The chinese fusion Kitchen serves great dumplings, Peking duck and expensive wines. So far so good However, every order is premade and get served at...More

Thank mobiletraveller64
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is one of my favorite restaurants in NY. Always lively. The bar is crowded but easy enough to get a table. Or make a reservation. The food is great. Perfectly consistent and tasty. My go to are the edamame dumplings, the carrot dumplings, and...More

Thank USCKaboom
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very good food: dim sum excellent and main fish dish very good. It is quite expensive, not for the quality but for quantity, a bit small dishes. Very good atmosphere tho it is a bit dark, especially the bar zone.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Buddakan is next to chelsea market, it’s a nice zone, that you can easily reach from the highline. You need to book, there you attend for about 15-20 minutes,while they suggest you to drink something, before going to the table. The place is beautiful, food...More

Thank ironmet
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well, I don’t know where to start, the building is just beautiful and tastefully decorated, the food was magnificent and service was great. I was very impressed.

Thank MarcelaChavarri... C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a fantastic find. From the outside this restaurant doesn't look like much but it is truly beautiful!! The meal was amazing and our server was ace too. The food comes out as and when it is ready and is a awesome concept. A must...More

Thank Sophie M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good food, a bit on the expensive side for what it is, but overall liked everything we got. The place was very crowded and music was pretty loud so difficult have a table-wide conversation. Maybe it was where we were sitting. Waiter and service was...More

Thank andal03
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pretty cool place, overpriced (50 bucks for rice and chicken) - but it’s NYC and in a Meatpack.... unfortunately I got food poisoned from the chicken so can’t be more than a 1 in rating

Thank johjem
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rossclaudine
April 12, 2018|
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November 22, 2017|
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There was actually a family close by that had a couple young very well behaved kids with them and it was fine! There is enough background noise too so it's not a super quiet place where people's experience would be disturbed... More
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We went on a Tuesday night without reservations and was able to get in without any issues.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$50 - US$50
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar scene, Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Friday
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
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
  • Neighborhood: 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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