Since 1969, restaurant, hotel, travel & other witty reviews by a handpicked, worldwide team of discerning professionals—and your views, too.

Vegetarian Paradise

144 W. 4th St. (MacDougal & Sixth Ave.) Send to Phone
212-260-7130 | Menu
Heavenly, wholesome vegetarian Chinese food.

Cuisine
Open
Lunch & Dinner daily
Features

* Click here for rating key

Vegetarian Paradise Restaurant Review

: Serving the vegetarian community of New York City for over a decade, Vegetarian Paradise offers a special fusion of Asian-soul food. The portions are large, the atmosphere unobtrusive, and the moon cakes and other goodies well-priced. For starters, try the scallion pancake---a pan-fried vegetarian pancake with bits of scallions, or the Maryland crab cake---a vegetarian version of the crab cake and taters served with Vidalia onion vinaigrette. Main courses range from mango chicken, which consists of fresh slices of mango, vegetarian chicken, sautéed onions and red bell peppers sautéed in a citrus Thai marinade served in a mango shell; Mississippi soy chops, grilled pepper soy cutlets served with a side of garlic mashed potatoes and a collard green roll; or stuffed lotus leaf---whole grain sticky rice with shiitake mushroom, vegetarian duck, chestnuts, mung beans and soy protein.
Check out hot NYC restaurants to try right now
Hot NYC Restaurants to Try Right Now

GAYOT's hottest NYC restaurants include an opulent chophouse, French fine-dining restaurant and a healthy paradise for vegetarians.



Find ideas for Mother's Day, including gifts and brunch restaurants
Mother's Day Guide

Find ideas for Mother's Day, including brunch restaurants, gifts and wines with GAYOT's Mother's Day Guide.



RESTAURANT AWARDS

GAYOT's Annual Restaurant Awards honor America's best chefs, as well as promising newcomers and a top restaurateur.