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S Dynasty
S Dynasty

S Dynasty Details

  • Dining Style: Fine Dining
  • Website: http://sdynastyny.com
  • Phone: (212) 355-1200
  • Hours of Operation: Lunch: Monday - Friday: 11:30am - 3:00pm, Saturday - Sunday: 12:00pm - 5:00pm; Dinner: Monday - Sunday: 5:00pm - 10:00pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, JCB, MasterCard, Visa
  • Cuisine: Chinese
  • Dress Code: Casual Dress
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Beer, Delivery, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Private Room, Takeout, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine
  • Private Party Facilities: We have private rooms for guest of 8 people up to 180 people.

Getting there

  • Cross Street: 48st (Between Lexington Ave and 3rd Avenue)
  • Public Transit: Train:- 4,5,6,7 @ Grand Central Terminal E, M @ Lexington Ave/53rd St 6 @ Lexington Ave/51st St
  • Parking: Public Lot
  • Parking Details: Name: Central Parking Add: 135 E47 St Mon - Fri = 5:00 pm - 12:00 midnight - $11.00 per car Sat & Sun - Anytime (Max 10 hours - but before midnight) - $11.00 per car
A word from S Dynasty
Offering a variety of excellent exotic Chinese cuisine served in a contemporary yet intimate dinning setting among comfortable tables. S Dynasty is the perfect place in Midtown East Side for small business lunches, large corporate events, romantic dinner, and other special occasions like weddings, rehearsal dinners, anniversaries, birthdays or retirement parties.Continued
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  • Diners' Choice WinnerChinese
Diner Reviews
  • "An Excellent upscale, white table cloth Chinese restaurant, great location, excellent menu, outstanding food, very good portion sizes, and very reasonably priced for the atmosphere and location. Service was very good and timed well; a haughty head waiter (or host, do not know) who took our order and then was done with us, kept the service score from being Excellent. We would go back despite his attitude, every one else was very nice. Much, much better than some of the more expensive Chinese Restaurants in midtown."
    Dined on 7/2/2014
  • "Chef can cook well but cooks all Chinese dishes in the Beijing fashion (mild, non-spicy) even when the dish is advertised as Szechuan. looks However, Peking duck is not Peking duck. It is shredded roast duck (moist) with non-crispy skin & hoisin sauce out of a jar;pancakes were good Gan bien niu rou si (dry shredded beef Szechwan dish) was OK lmeat tender, almost crispy enough but not spicy. mustard greens and mushrooms were lovely. Gan shao da xia were well cooked but in the wrong sauce--too sweet, an unlovely color."
    Dined on 6/6/2014
  • "We had a strong desire for Chinese food while staying at a midtown hotel. As native New Yorkers, we wanted authentic reliable food at a reasonable price and were pleasantly surprised with this restaurant on the second floor off of Lexington Avenue. Terrific food, wonderful ambience, reasonable pricing! We loved it!"
    Dined on 5/28/2014
  • "Dim sum was dried out and texture was course and hard due to dehydration. We told the waiter and he didn't apologize and still charged us. Other fishers were fine and acceptable."
    Dined on 4/20/2014
  • "Was there for a lunch for a group. Food was good although it got a bit noisy."
    Dined on 3/18/2014
  • "Excellent location mid town with excellent Chinese food, excellent service and a very good, reasonably priced (rare in this neighborhood) wine list. Would highly recommend."
    Dined on 4/5/2014
  • "The food was good though similar to lowest cost options. Service was fair, not many people there so frequency was fine. They just seemed that I was a bother to them overall. Honestly, that doesn't bother me much except that there are many other places to eat and get better food and quality (such as Avra directly across the street)."
    Dined on 2/26/2014
  • "Well located restaurant. Tasty food, very well presented, and for the ambiance it is reasonably priced too. Will certainly go back."
    Dined on 2/18/2014
  • "FOod was good, but nothing remarkable. A better sit-down version of many of the mid-range Chinese restaurants on Seamless. Service left a little to be desired. Pricing is fair."
    Dined on 2/7/2014
  • "Good food but the service was miserable, the waiter didn't answer out questions, je didn't smile and he looked angry every time we asked for something. Next time i will ask for a take out"
    Dined on 1/21/2014
  • "Great location in midtown. 2nd story. Very nice decor. Food was ok but did not match service or venue. A bit on the bland side. Vegies w"
    Dined on 1/2/2014
  • "Found this place through OP as they were open Christmas Day. The location is convenient and the restaurant is attached to a nice hotel. It is on the 2nd floor so there are decent views. You can take an elevator and go through the hotel. We were looking for a reasonable Chinese meal and while this place had many of the expected favorites, it was missing some of the basics. No Chinese noddles, no egg rolls, or egg-drop soup I should have checked the menu in advance. The food itself was fine, rather ho-hum. Full drink menu. The service was unfriendly, seemed put-out and not cheerful. It was as if the staff would rather have not been there (granted, it was Christmas day), nevertheless, it should have been better. I won't return."
    Dined on 12/25/2013
  • "We made a reservation for Christmas after the movies. The place was filled with diners from every demographic imaginable: older, refined couples; louder, young groups sharing wine and laughs; young families with kids; and us. We wanted Chinese food that we knew would be reliably good. I've been here several times, always get the steamed cha siu bao (delicious) and one meat and vegetable dish. Though I've heard a few people have issues, they've never let us down and we were seated immediately at a reserved table despite being 10 minutes late for our reservation."
    Dined on 12/25/2013
  • "I made a critical error - I didn't ask what market price "MP" would be on the sole. I figured it couldn't be too outrageous as most menu items were about $10-15, maybe $20 tops. I received the dish - some veggies and a tiny bit of fish (maybe 3-4oz or so) and it was OK, nothing spectacular. When I received the bill - the cost for the tiny amount of fish was $60!!!!! I couldn't believe my eyes and asked the waiter if this was correct, it must have been a typo. The waiter just pushed it back and said - that's market price. Really?! I have eaten in the best seafood places in the world and have never paid that price. I'm still furious with myself nearly a week later for not making more of a fuss and demanding to see the "market" receipt"
    Dined on 12/6/2013
  • "The food was very disappointing. It lacked flavor and while the restaurant was not busy the service was slow."
    Dined on 12/5/2013
  • "If you're looking for good Chinese meal and don't mind spending money - this is the place. Not greasy, no MSG (I think?) and yummy. A bit pricy ($15 for an entree) and the portions are small, but it was a price we were willing to pay..."
    Dined on 12/6/2013
  • "Food was good. Service could have been more proactive and friendlier. no a restaurant for babies. not baby seats."
    Dined on 11/22/2013
  • "Pretty good food; service was quick but waiter was relatively curt. Second floor corner restaurant, so had a nice view around midtown. Very quiet place with mostly tourist clientele."
    Dined on 11/9/2013
  • "One of my go-to places for business lunches, the food is consitantly good, not overly oily, with a good variety of well preparared regional specialties, especially from Szechaun, if you like a bit of spicyness. There are a lot of seafood dishes and these always seem fresh and well prepared. There is a good selection of dumplings and dim-sum served mostly as appetizers, but you could make a meal from them if you ordered a selection. It is about four or five blocks to Grand Central Station, so I come here for dinner sometimes before heading home. The staff are friendly and efficient, and helpful if you need advice on what to order."
    Dined on 7/26/2013
  • "My wife and I were staying at one of the higher end hotels on Lexington Ave. in the Forties. We wanted to find a reasonably priced Chinese restaurant within walking distance. After consuting one of the "smart phone" apps., we decided on S Dynasty. It turned out to be a great choice and everything from our initial greeting to dessert was nearly perfect. We can highly recommend S Dynasty."
    Dined on 10/3/2013
  • "I met a friend here for lunch and the food was not good. The service was just "okay" and our food was served cold, plain with no flavor. I would not recommend this restaurant."
    Dined on 9/27/2013
  • "S. Dynasty has been around for a long time and with good reason...good food and good service at a good price. Near impossible to find an affordable lunch place in this business area, but Dynast fits bill. Classic Chinese options in an upscale environment."
    Dined on 8/28/2013
  • "Never disappoints and out of town guests are always impressed with food"
    Dined on 8/21/2013
  • "The food is good but not worth the snooty service."
    Dined on 8/15/2013
  • "Took my business colleague to dinner there and we both enjoyed the food."
    Dined on 8/13/2013
  • "Lovely 2nd-floor corner spot overlooking Lexington Ave. Food was very good, menu typical for mid-range Chinese restaurant. Nice private dining options, and ability to handle large groups. Food came out extremely quickly. Offers carryout and delivery through service. Recommend for anyone with an itch for Chinese food without the price tag of the higher-end restaurants in the area."
    Dined on 8/10/2013
  • "We were a large family group & Dynasty was the perfect spot.Convently located To our hotel,quiet with delicious food for everyone.The table had a lazy Susan So we could all easily share the food.Service was great , food very good & plentiful. We will certainly come here again."
    Dined on 7/10/2013
  • "The S Dynasty was one of the best Chinese Restaurants that we have eaten in. The service was impecable, and the food was really hot. It looked and tasted amazing. I have already recomended it to a friend. Thank you for making our evening very special."
    Dined on 7/4/2013
  • "Good food, great ambiance, white tablecloths, comfortable, quiet, good service. What more could you ask for?"
    Dined on 6/5/2013
  • "Have been to this fine Chinese restaurant many times...having first been introduced here by an Asian friend. It's on the second floor of a hotel, entrance off of Lexington. This is really good Chinese food, great Peking Duck, wonderful service AND extremely quiet. No one knows this restaurant is here. Do not go " to be seen". Go to be treated with class, and enjoy a wonderful dinner. A great place for a group, or to eat alone on a business trip o NYC. This is not a " joint", its an undiscovered excellent restaurant."
    Dined on 6/4/2013
  • "Great lunch deal. Went with a group of friends during the work week. Very professional ambiance,"
    Dined on 6/4/2013
  • "The food here is always so fresh and tasty. The Sesame Shrimp is OUTSTANDING!"
    Dined on 5/17/2013
  • "We truly enjoyed our dining experience at S Dynasty. My wife and I were looking for good relaxing meal and this was the place! Thank you!"
    Dined on 4/8/2013
  • "I would dine here again for the very good food and the moderate prices, esp. for NYC ! The ambiance is so-so being on the cramped 2nd fl of a hotel, though with a street entrance and a steep staircase. The service was adequate, not great, but certainly polite."
    Dined on 4/17/2013
  • "We were a party of seven and had a very good dinner. The nice was that the restaurant gave us a room to ourselves where we could sit around a big round table which was very cozy. The food came promptly and everybody enjoyed thoroughly. The peking duck which they serve is delicious. The maître d' from Taiwan was nice, friendly and efficient though his English is a bit hard to understand. The portions are not too big, but we prefer that since we are not so big eaters. The only complaint is that the red wine was luke warm. Other than that all was fine and it is a place I can recommmend"
    Dined on 4/5/2013
  • "Friendly service and upscale food taste and presentation"
    Dined on 3/21/2013
  • "We found S Dynasty to be a delightful place for dinner. It was nicely decorated, the food was excellent and the presentation was very nice. Service was very efficient and unobtrusive. We will definitely go back."
    Dined on 2/16/2013
  • "Nothing like a sullen silent waiter when faced with an array of unfamiliar dishes. "We haven't been here before, what do you recommend?" USUALLY gets an enthusiastic response, but drew only a blank stare this time. Don't think we'll return."
    Dined on 2/6/2013
  • "Food was fantastic and service was great. Highly recommend this restaurant"
    Dined on 1/22/2013
  • "Been coming here for years, service on this night was terrible."
    Dined on 12/24/2012