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Dim Sum Garden

1020 Race St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-2306
+1 215-873-0258
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“dim sum” (105 reviews)
“noodles” (43 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
1020 Race St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-2306
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There's nowhere else I want to get soup dumplings. Hot, sweet, salty, tender. Magnificent. Great prices. Huge place so even if there's a long line, you're not waiting.

Thank Christina P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here with my boyfriend after getting many recommendations for Dim Sum Garden. We ordered 8 things, 4 dumplings from the first page, and shao mai, beef moon cake, spring rolls and chicken on a stick. The dumplings all came out steaming hot and the...More

Thank April Z
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good very good ,staff very nice,right in China town, good prices,me and my granddaughter ate for 15 dollars, but be aware cash only,there is an atm inside the foyer though

Thank grandma9Home
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is an efficient high turnover place with very good food. Not a place where you want to hang out and enjoy a slow dinner. There was a 20 person line when we arrived but we only waited 10 minutes. It was hot inside. It...More

Thank cercis
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the worst things people can do is to assume stuff. Nowhere in the entrance of the restaurant does it say this restaurant is cash only and does not accept debit or credit cards. I even stood up and walked to the main entrance...More

Thank dreamer8313
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Oh my gosh! The Dim Sum and the fried rice here is to die for. Get the Shanghai Pork Soup dim sum. You won’t regret it. The line is long usually but that’s only because it’s so good. Portion sizes are generous and it’s very...More

Thank Dalton A
Reviewed 9 October 2018

Just want to let you know off the bat I hade take out, did not eat in (which is why I gave it 4 starts, I cannot judge ambiance, service, etc.). I ordered the Pork soup dumplings and the general Tso’s chicken. The dumplings were...More

1  Thank Laura W
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

First time trying dim sum...very delicious!! Pork, shrimp, chicken, so many to choose from. Wonton soup was great as well. Place only accepts cash though, so be prepared.

Thank Angela M
Reviewed 25 September 2018

This place was buzzing with traffic when we stopped in for an early lunch on a Monday. Fantastic dim sum and very good regular dishes as well. We enjoyed a couple types of soup dumplings, beef dumplings, red bean cakes, scallion pancakes, pork noodles and...More

1  Thank Jennifer A
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

A real hive of activity. Despite that the service was good and very friendly. Excellent noodle dishes and soup dumplings. A.azing how fast the kitchen cranks out tasty dishes.

Thank Don T
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Sacheverell S
1 June 2016|
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Response from Sacheverell S |
5/19/16: Mouse droppings observed on the floor perimeter, shelves, in bowls and canned goods of food prep area and on the shelves at service area. 3/10/16: Mouse droppings observed on a cutting board. The person in charge... More
Lisa A
20 April 2015|
Response from Sally S |
Yes, we are BYOB and CASH only! Sally Song
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
10:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1020 Race St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-2306
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 215-873-0258
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