Philippe Chow - Any feedback?
Stay away. Philippe was one of the worst dining experiences I have ever had. Cramped seating, deafening noise, lousy service and at best mediocre food, all of it overly sweet and no better and usually worse than what you can get at your neighborhood Chinese take-out. And it's outrageously expensive to boot. Philippe is a complete and total rip-off. I would cancel that reservation and go anywhere else.
Phillipe is ok, good food, good service, waaaaaaaay 2 loud though. Great frog legs and deep fried seaweed. Try to go around 8-9pm, there is a show that one of the chefs in the kitchen performs. He's stretching the noodle right in the restaurant. It's cute.
I liked more Mr. Chow Tribeca, not the same nor, the same chef. Phillipe used to work at mr. Chow, left and open Phillilpe. Tribeca is very swanky, sexy, loud as well, food is great and service was impecable.