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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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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

My fiance brought her mother and I here for lunch; she attends a nearby university, and stops in frequently with her classmates. It did not fail to impress. The dumplings were excellent; we chose three different styles, and shared them amongst the group. Service and...More

Thank Bradley C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Saw photos on Instagram and had to go. Bring cash. We had the steamed pork dim sum, pan fried beef dumplings, and a potato cake with beef. All very tasty. Fun place.

Thank Girlymurley
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The mabo dofu was ok. Could use some more flavor. The shrimp dumplings were good too. Serivice was good.

Thank tokyoskater
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have to say their dumplings are delicious! We LOVED the pork soup dumplings- we ordered the spicy ones by mistake and were glad we did. My husband had the crispy noodles and said they were the best he's had in a long time. The...More

Thank MeraldaSue
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were there with a party of 12. The wait was short, service was good and the food was amazing. It was a but loud in the restaurant, but we enjoyed it overall and will go back.

Thank dswesq1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A coworker and I ended up in this restaurant by chance while in Philadelphia. The atmosphere is hectic but fun. The service is great and efficient. The steamed soup dumplings are excellent as was the shrimp on a stick. The prices are very reasonable. It...More

Thank jdt559
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family & I enjoyed Dim Sum so much that we came back the next day to try different dishes. It is one of the best Chinese food I have eaten.

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Located in the heart of Philadelphia’s Chinatown, this restaurant serves excellent dim sum. There are no carts as the restaurant in a long narrow space, but the steamed and fried dumplings are made fresh and worth the wait. There are plenty of vegetarian choices and...More

Thank jer b
Reviewed 25 July 2018

A guy we met on our tour told us to try David's in Chinatown although we went and they were closed so we asked a guy who looked like he lived close where we should go and he recommended Dim Sum Garden. The chive and...More

Thank Travl_lovr_2
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

A coworker of mine recommended this place after I said I’ve been dying to try soup dumplings. It did not disappoint. I went with my brother. We tried pork soup dumplings, beef dumplings, pork with sauce noodle, and pan fried potato pancake stuffed with beef....More

Thank Susannahg23
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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, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, 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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