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Dim Sum Garden

1020 Race St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-2306
+1 215-873-0258
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“noodles” (34 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
1020 Race St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-2306
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Waited around 20 minutes for a seat and eventually received a seat facing the kitchens. Ordered dumplings as a starter, noodles and 2 chicken main dishes. The Noodles arrived first and by the time they were finished, one of the chicken dishes arrived without its...More

Thank Sonny1965
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant is FABULOUS! Everything is fresh and hot. The waiters give good suggestions, the menu is easy to read in both Chinese and English complete with photos so you know what you are eating. Then, the fabulous dumplings are served, just be careful to...More

Thank pattytour
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I will return to this spot every time that I'm in Philly. The service is quick and efficient and the food is AMAZING!! The spicy pork soup dumplings are not to be missed. This is a CASH ONLY establishment, so go with cash or be...More

Thank traceja2011
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped here with my sister for dinner before a concert at Penn's Landing. I had never tried soup dumplings before and we read good reviews about this place so decided to give it a try. It is BYOB, so we brought our own bottle of...More

Thank Nikki A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place came highly recommended but we were underwhelmed. It was right near our hotel so we walked to it and were less than impressed. Don't waste your time. It is so near the market with all the great restaurants that we recommend you walk...More

Thank Tim T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After seeing dumpling photos from Philly foodies on Instagram I knew I had to come here and get some myself. I visited on a Sunday around11:30am and there were a lot more people than I thought there would be (I don't know why I didn't...More

Thank Danielle B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great dinner Everything was so good and tasty and not expensive at all We loved all We would definitely recommend it 100% Best dinner in Philly in 4 night stay

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a pleasant meal here. We enjoyed shrimp dumplings, pork and chives dumplings, and sliced beef noodles. Everything was very tasty. Drank water, and out the door for $25 including 20% tip -- unbelievable! They move very fast here, turn tables quickly, which is...More

Thank South_Georgia_boy
Reviewed 11 September 2017

This is just a great place to go. The specialty is their dumplings but everything else we had was excellent. We recommend the spring rolls. A few tips. This is BYOB. Secondly, you walk in and stand in line until you're seated and then realize...More

Thank Cal S
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

This original restaurant knows how to serve Asian food. Very delicious and not really expansive. The kitchen looks like original in Asia. I can highly recommend it.

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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
21 April 2015|
Response from Sally S |
Yes, we are BYOB and CASH only! Sally Song
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
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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