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Shanghai Mong

30 W. 32nd St. (Sixth Ave.) Send to Phone
212-629-6450
Korean and Asian diner, open late, in Koreatown.

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Open
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner daily
Open late
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Shanghai Mong Restaurant Review

: One of the less crowded choices in Koreatown, Shanghai Mong offers quick, pleasant service with a full menu of Korean, Thai, Chinese and Vietnamese dishes. Open until 4 a.m., the restaurant serves dinner through the night, especially catering to the post-karaoke set. The food, if not remarkable, is plentiful and fresh. The menu is diner-like with a broad range of starters, from noodles to soup, along with heartier choices like pad thai bibimbap and sweet-and-sour chicken. Try one of the hibachi platters, selecting shrimp, beef or tofu; it arrives sizzling hot, and has a dizzying and somewhat puzzling array of Asian and non-Asian foods, including spring rolls, creamed corn and dill pickle slices. A lemon soju cocktail from the “Korean cocktail menu” is refreshing although not as boozy as it could be.
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