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456 Shanghai Cuisine

69 Mott St. (Canal St.) Send to Phone
212-964-0003 | Menu
Come for the soup dumplings, stay for the pork-centric delights.

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Lunch & Dinner daily
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456 Shanghai Cuisine Restaurant Review

: It’s no surprise that this popular Chinatown restaurant has a novel-size menu of Shanghai-esque delights. It is a revelation, however, that the soup dumplings churned out here --- served in a traditional bamboo container --- could rival those at dumpling monarch Joe’s Shanghai for the best in the city. They’re bold in flavor and texturally playful, a must-order at any meal. But if your taste buds crave something else, good options await: the not-as-greasy-as-it-could-be scallion pancake and the cold sesame noodles satisfy. The huge chunk of pork known as “pork shoulder in honey sauce” is decadent, sweet and filling. Wash it all down with a couple of Chinese beers.
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