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Shanghai Morning Restaurant

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125-8291 Alexandra Rd, Richmond, British Columbia V6X 1C3, Canada
+1 778-297-6098
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Vancouver, Canada
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60 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Easy dinner, price alright and foods good too, but not a quiet place and hard to found a parking spot .. It's good eating the Shanghai Cusinie here and don't forget make a reservation first if you wants a better seating !

Thank OpheliaWM
Richmond, Canada
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69 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Lunch was as good as many with similar menu. Xiao loong bao, tasty, thin skin dough, Shanghai noodles dish not greasy, chow niango dish good, potstickers not much filling but not greasy, hot and sour soup did not have much seafood or meat, more tofu, not too spicy. Complimentary Xiao loong bao with $20 order, good deal. Will try again.... More 

Thank Audrey19602012
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55 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

The venue is small and modest, but the food is delicious, generous portions and the price is honest, it is cheaper than eating at hamburger joints! the place is always crowded, either you reserve or arrive early. They open from 11am to 3pm and from 5pm to 10pm. As usual, most Chinese restaurants in Richmond close early in the evening,... More 

Thank DrTM8
Shanghai Region, China
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110 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

Shanghai morning is a fantastic Chinese restaurant in Richmond just opposite the Four Points by Sheraton hotel. Flavors of dishes are authentic and awesome. The portions however are so much bigger than in China, so bring your friends. Great place frequented mainly by Asians which is another proof of excellent quality and taste! Saved my life in Canada.

Thank DrGRO
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

TIP : before you are sat by the server order how many ever amount of Xiao Rong Bao 小籠包 one serving comes with 5/6 pieces. They are a must. PARKING : If you are dinning @ night watch where you park! Beside this restaurant is a *night club lounge / karaoke bar and it's a hot spot for cops to... More 

Thank thecrazydoglady
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149 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 April 2016

While staying at the Four Seasons, I pulled up my trusty Trip Advisor App and found this place. I was really looking forward to trying it out. I arrived at about 9:15 PM. Open sign was on. I opened the door and stepped in to look at the menu. I was quickly shooed out by a not so nice server,... More 

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Tumwater, Washington
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123 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2016 via mobile

Food was good but not great. The XLB was the best - good "soupiness" & just right noodle wrapper. Shredded pork with rice cakes was good as was the smoked, crispy fried duck - would recommend. Had the crispy beef roll but it wasn't crispy, but it was good. Also ordered the Mapo Tofu again good, but wife and I... More 

Thank Capnnak
Casperia, Italy
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49 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2016

I was in town for a short visit and was looking to get together with two great friends who love food. One of them recommended Shanghai Morning Restaurant and I am so glad she did. The food from the Xiao Rong Bao 小籠包 (we ordered two servings for three people), to lovely crispy Green Onion Pancakes to the beautifully done... More 

Thank James J
Sunshine Coast BC
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41 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2016

Vancity Buzz posted this on Facebook Feb 1st. "Here are the 21 best Chinese restaurants in the Metro ‪#‎Vancouver‬ region, according to diners!" Shanghai Morning Restaurant was on the list. We happened to be staying in Richmond that night so 4 of us went to check it out. It really was very good and the service was friendly. They have... More 

Thank mytrip784
San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2015

Seriously the best XLB around and the lady at front is super nice and friendly. If you order more than $20 worth during lunch hours, they give you a free order of the XLB! Had some business trips to Calgary and Edmonton and each time I would get a couple orders of the XLB (xiao long bao) to take on... More 

Thank l2ider

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 125-8291 Alexandra Rd, Richmond, British Columbia V6X 1C3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 778-297-6098

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?