Sign Up
Newsletter Signup
Free Fodor's Newsletter

Subscribe today for weekly travel inspiration, tips, and special offers.

Passport: Your weekly travel wrap-up
Today's Departure: Your daily dose of travel inspiration

New York City Restaurants

Shun Lee Palace

  • 155 E. 55th St. Map It
  • Midtown East
  • Chinese

Updated 02/25/2014

Fodor's Review

If you want inexpensive Cantonese food without pretensions, head to Chinatown; but if you prefer to be pampered and don't mind spending a lot of money, this is the place, which has been elegantly serving classic Chinese fare for over four decades. Beijing panfried dumplings make a good starter, and rack of lamb Szechuan-style, grilled with scallions and garlic, is a popular entrée. The "Lion's Head," a slow-baked pork dish, is one of the most tender porky things you'll

eat. Beijing duck, served tableside with thin pancakes, is a signature dish here—and for good reason.

Read More

Restaurant Information

Address:

155 E. 55th St., between Lexington and 3rd Aves., New York, New York, 10022-4038, United States

Map It

Phone:

212-371–8844

Restaurant Details:

  • Credit cards accepted
  • Reservations essential

Updated 02/25/2014

Advertisement

Map View

Map of



What's Nearby

  • Hotels
  • Restaurants
  • Sights

See all restaurants in New York City

Add Your Own Review

When did you go?

Minimum 200 character count

How many stars would you give?

Food

Décor

Service

Value

Advertisement