A MODERN APPROACH TO CANTONESE CUISINE

Entering a new generation of restaurants reimagining Cantonese cuisine, YAO,
by Chef-OwnerKenny Leung and Co-Owner Thomas Tang of the acclaimed August Gatherings, will be an evolution of the beloved dishes cultivated there over the years, along with new creations and their unparalleled dedication to culinary excellence and service.

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YAO

YAO provides modern Cantonese cuisine to New Yorkers and food lovers from all over the world. Besides the delicious dishes on the menu, YAO also provides tasting menu covering from Shikoku Bamboo Shrimp Dumpling to Gold Leaf Wrapped Fried Abalone.

Make Reservations

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For reservations of August Gatherings, Please call
212-274-1535

Private Events

YAO is uniquely capable of offering your guests an unsurpassed setting for private dining. Inquiries about special events or corporate dinners (20 to 168 guests), please send emails to hello@yaonyc.com.

Awards

Best restaurant

Ranking of Chinatown/Little Italy

October 2023

The most popular Cantonese restaurant

CHIHUO 吃货小分队

January 2019