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Dim Sum Garden

1020 Race St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-2306
+1 215-873-0258
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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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 via mobile

I've been here twice now and both times were great. The rice noodle dish, the spicy pork soup dumplings, scallion cakes, curry chicken cakes... all were fantastic. Will absolutely visit this restaurant again.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank ezergb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We wished we had great food like this at home. The food was excellent and best i have ever had. Service was good even though it was very busy. Great dumplings!!!!

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank railwayjeff
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was our third meal at Dim Sum Garden. Arriving at 7:30, the line (always an indication of good food) was daunting. We debated whether to leave after the host estimated a 30–minute wait. Given the number of people in line, we estimated an hour....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank criticalinva
Reviewed 11 December 2018

Dim Sum garden proved very popular restaurant, with excellent dim sum. Expedient, Chinese service, too.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank rokkap
Reviewed 8 December 2018 via mobile

This place is cash only and very busy. Has a combination of locals and tourists. Bathrooms could use some remodeling. Dumplings are very tasty. A bit pricer than they were a few years ago. Great to come here with a group as you share 6-9...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank davidpond
Reviewed 28 November 2018 via mobile

Dim Sum Garden never disappoints! The prices are amazing and the food is always fresh. Every time I travel to Philly my family and I eat here

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ChikaTravels
Reviewed 14 November 2018

Two of us went to this restaurant after the PMA craft show at the Convention Center in Phila. The wait was moderate. The food was excellent. The servers were very attentive and helpful selecting items from the menu. The came back to check on us...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Artsyma
Reviewed 6 November 2018

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.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Christina P
Reviewed 4 November 2018 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

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank apzhang
Reviewed 28 October 2018 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

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank grandma9Home
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Sacheverell S
1 June 2016|
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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, Kids, Child-friendly
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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