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Dinesty On Robson

1719 Robson St | V6G 1C8, Vancouver, British Columbia V6G 1C9, Canada
+1 604-669-7769
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good38%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1719 Robson St | V6G 1C8, Vancouver, British Columbia V6G 1C9, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

We has diner with family on a Sunday evening. Everyone ordered their favorite and shared using the lazy susan in the center on the large round table. These truly were best dumplings my wife and I have had since we had dumplings in Bejing in...More

Thank TomMetzler
Reviewed 6 days ago

After having read many reviews on Trip Advisor, we settled on eating at Dinesty on Robson for dinner our first night in Vancouver. We made a reservation that day for 6:30 p.m., but part of our party was late, and the hostess let us wait...More

Thank 13maryl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first time at Dinesty. We saw a line out of the door one night and decided to try earlier the next evening. We were seated quickly, then the line started. There is plenty of choice, and some help from the staff. The...More

Thank Simon P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent Chinese restaurant with many dim sum choices and an authentic menu. We arrived early for dinner and managed to get seated before a queue formed. The tea smoked duck was great. The niceties of service are never much stressed at Chinese restaurants like this,...More

Thank Xman_7
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here on a Saturday night. Crowded. Noisy. Cramped. They were out of the dumplings we wanted. Menu is a bit out of the ordinary but there were no suggestions or guidance from the waitstaff. My wife ordered a seafood noodle dish, my daughter and...More

Thank deepfreud
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having been multiple times to Din Tai Fung around the globe, it was hard not to notice how Dinesty copied their signage, concept and decor. However, they did really really well. The dumplings were excellent – as good as the ones I have had in...More

Thank HelmutsFoodPorn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Given all the rave reviews of Dinasty on Robson on Trip Advisor, we expected the food to be amazing. It did not live up to our expectations so far as the food was concerned. However, everything else was as described in the reviews. It was...More

Thank Golferboy18
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Delicious food, nice atmosphere, decent service. The dumplings were standout, and the Kung Pao and cod quite good.

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 15 May 2017

First, they do not serve dim sum. The food was very good. Many people eating that evening. Very attentive service.

Thank Enrique F
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

I tried this place because of its TripAdvisor ratings. It was even better than its fantastic ratings suggest. The food was flavourful and succulent. Get the dumplings - your mouth will water. The spicy prawns were flavour explosions. The shanghai noodles were tangy and soft...More

Thank Jason F
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Thomas D
2 May 2016|
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Response from SWilson10 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they take reservations. And I recommend making one as it's a popular (and worth it) restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1719 Robson St | V6G 1C8, Vancouver, British Columbia V6G 1C9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Robson Street
  • Neighbourhood: Robson Street
  • Phone Number: +1 604-669-7769
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