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Dim Sum Chinese Restaurant

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2920B Central Ave, Charlotte, NC 28205-5410
+1 704-569-1128
Today
11:00 - 21:30
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 21:30
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Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
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33 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

We have eaten at this place on a fairly regular basis. The food is authentic and very well prepared. The price is a bit on the higher end for the regular menu items but not to bad. Staff os very friendly. We always end up with leftovers. They have Dim Sum ala cart on Sundays but be prepared for a... More 

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Thank Stephen M
Calabash, North Carolina
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124 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

I have not had the opportunity to eat at a legitimate Chinese Dim Sum restaurant since Clement Street in San Francisco 30 years ago. Was skeptical about this one in North Carolina, of all places, until we arrived and noticed that most of the diners were Asian (Chinese)! That is a very good sign, obviously. We had several of the... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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24 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

We went for the dim sum. I have to say up front that we're not dim sum aficionados ... we've only had them a couple times before. We ordered 5 different kinds, and they all had some appeal. The shrimp crep were our least favorite because the steamed dough is kinda "slippery", but I think it's supposed to be like... More 

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Davidson, North Carolina, United States
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26 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016

Don't let the outside and location put you off. If you go on the weekend they pass around the traditional dim sum cart but during the week you can order the same things off the menu. Plus all the regular dishes are amazing especially the shrimp dishes. I saw someone order a roasted duck and I cannot wait to try... More 

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1 Thank Kim K
Charlotte, North Carolina
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96 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

We were here yesterday, and had a seat close to the kitchen door; this is the place to be, as one has first choice own all the carts. We got there about 15 minutes after it opened and it was already packed. This is the place to be for a Sunday brunch. These selections were amazing. Fresh vegetables, the Chinese... More 

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Thank JanesMom13
Charlotte, North Carolina
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2016

The food is good, but the price is too outrageous... Order for 1 plate of dim sum costs the entire lunch menu combo in any other Chinese restaurant. Cannot afford food like that..

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Thank irishood
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 March 2016

One way i judge an ethnic restraunt is if people come in from that ethnicity, this being Chinese and was glad to know there were several of Chinese descent there..I came in at 11:10am, food was hot, fresh, served quickly. Previous dim sum experiences back in Chcago, was very similar, I asked for hoi sin sauce, which was brought out... More 

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Thank jerry k
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2016 via mobile

I was there with my boyfriend we had to wait 45 minutes for table even we were there before 5 families. they put us the table near the corner and they always passed our table when they brought the food cart. The foods were so cold because been on the cart for so long. we put the tips on the... More 

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Thank Thao T
South Carolina
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140 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2016

Last weekend we decided to eat here after church. No lines this time. Less people than usual. We got our usual ribs, siomai, and duck. We had to ask the waitress to heat up our vegetables and duck because it was cold and bland. We asked for extra sauce to liven it up. Even the tea tastes like watered down.... More 

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Thank ciennalexa
Ottawa, Canada
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2015

We went early on a Saturday. Service was exceptional as there were few people in the restaurant when we arrived. A lot more by the time we left, though. Unfortunately, all the food had been sitting on the carts for a long time, preparing for the rush. Some dishes were cold, others very over cooked. Not one dish out of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:30
Monday
11:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 21:30
Saturday
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2920B Central Ave, Charlotte, NC 28205-5410
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte
  • Phone Number: +1 704-569-1128

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?