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Dol Ho

808 Pacific Ave, San Francisco, CA 94133-4302
+1 415-392-2828
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good43%
  • Average6%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
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“dim sum” (26 reviews)
“dumplings” (4 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 17:00All hours
Chinese, Asian
808 Pacific Ave, San Francisco, CA 94133-4302
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Reviewed 31 August 2017

Hi, I live in Canada. I LOVE the Dol Ho spicy Sauce they serve with dumplings.. They sell it in Jars at the cash. Would someone who lives closely mail me 2 jars and I would pay for the sauce & shipping & boxes &...More

Thank Karen W
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Authentic experience. We entertained the locals we shared a table with by not being able to use chopsticks. The food was delicious, especially the shrimp dumplings.

Thank PennyTravels5
Reviewed 25 June 2017

We were a party of four on a weekend and yes, there was a little wait. The food was tasty and not greasy, however my biggest negatives were; limited menu choices and I was told by the server they had ran out of rice combo's...More

Thank willys6
Reviewed 9 March 2017

While my friend and I were visiting SF, she wanted to try out the dim sum there to see if it's any better than NYC. Short answer: DEFINITELY not. Long answer: We were looking for a sit down place and Dol Ho had some really...More

Thank Melanie T
Reviewed 22 February 2017

DANG! This place is the real deal. I suggest you come in with a group of four or more so you can try more. It was just two of us and we filled up too fast. It was packed on our visit. We were the...More

Thank Dianamo
Reviewed 12 December 2016

If you seek for an authentic dim sum place in the heart of Chinatown, this is the place to go. It is a very small, somewhat chaotic, place that is in high demand, especially by Asian locals. This is always a good sign. There are...More

Thank supertravelistic
Reviewed 29 August 2016

I went here for some dim sum with my family on the second day of our trip to San Francisco. I chose this place primarily because of the great reviews that it received on Yelp. First impression - it's definitely a hole in the wall....More

Thank Alythra
Reviewed 22 July 2016

we really enjoyed the reasonably priced dim sum here but there is little to no Engish spoken here and the other older Chinese patrons openly talk about you scrutinizing what you order, how much you order and how you use chopsticks... Variety is not great...More

Thank CanadianCruiseBooker
Reviewed 11 May 2016 via mobile

I was in SF for 4 days and decided to have authentic Dim Sum in my last day there before I came back to LA. So, I yelped places around in Chinatown and this one popped up with one of the best rating.... That's how...More

Thank Frank G
Reviewed 21 February 2016

Hole in the wall. Went here because of the yelp rating which did not live up to the rating of why we went in the first place. Very difficult to order if you are not Chinese speaking. Service was terrible and rude, but she was...More

Thank Lisa D
As the oldest in North America, San Francisco's
Chinatown is an exotic experience. A unique
neighbourhood decorated with colourful shops, historic
streetlights, hanging lanterns, and pagoda roofs
awaits behind the stone-carved dragon gates. Feast on
dim sum at the tea houses, or meet the locals who
gather at historic Portsmouth Square to play chess or
practice Tai Chi. Fish markets, produce stands,
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Restaurant Details

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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 808 Pacific Ave, San Francisco, CA 94133-4302
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 415-392-2828
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