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White Swans Asia Cafe

798 South Clinton Ave, Rochester, NY 14620
+1 585-270-4431
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good42%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“dim sum” (7 reviews)
“beef” (2 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Thai, Vietnamese
798 South Clinton Ave, Rochester, NY 14620
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to lunch with wife and daughters. Food was excellent, very nice staff. We haven't gone as frequently as the past because of our busy schedule. But always recommend to friends if the want authentic Chinese food and not typical Chinese American fare.

Thank Ray M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So lucky to have this place in my neighborhood! With a large pan-Asian menu, it's hard to decide what to order . . . so visit frequently! The homemade noodles are stick-to-your-ribs-divine. A particular favorite is the cumin-lamb soup, but I've never had anything that...More

Thank marievRochester_NY
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great, reasonably priced food with friendly staff and good atmosphere. Have been coming here for years, and have never tried anything bad.

Thank Kendrick F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Comfortable atmosphere, excellent food & service. We ordered hot & sour soup [excellent] and their hearty homemade noodle dish [also fantastic] and asked the waiter for something more of a traditional Chinese dish. It was colorful mix of vegetables, beef, chicken & shrimp, cooked perfectly...More

Thank David P
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

I can't believe that I've lived nearby White Swans for years and have never visited before. Boy was that a mistake! I visited with friends this past week for lunch. Great quality, big portions and a low price. This is in the top 5 for...More

Thank Lea K
Reviewed 17 June 2017

For Rochester, this is a great findI I grew up here - just visiting for the weekend and enjoyed lunch with my parents. White Swans is a much more peaceful environment than the bustling Canton House. It's a very approachable, low key place to enjoy...More

Thank molly t
Reviewed 17 May 2017

I go to this restaurant frequently for dim sum. The service is always quick and friendly. The food is very good and the prices very reasonable. I would recommend it to anyone looking for dim sum in the Rochester area.

Thank rjwing3
Reviewed 30 April 2017

My wife and I eat here just about every week. We came years ago for their Bubble Tea - we think the best in Rochester - and we keep going back for their Dim Sum and menu items that we are still trying out. Believe...More

Thank Robert R
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Best traditional chinese restaurant in Rochester area, nice service and good food with decent price. Must try avocado bubble tea by DaDa !!!

Thank PI W
Reviewed 28 December 2016

The food was excellent and the service was very good. We were a party of 10 and we were served promptly and courteously.

Thank lbeaulac
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 798 South Clinton Ave, Rochester, NY 14620
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 585-270-4431
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