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CinCin

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Chestnut Hill
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7838 Germantown Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19118-3527
+1 215-242-8800
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11:30 - 23:00
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Sun 14:00 - 22:00
Mon - Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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wyndmoor
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18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great restaurant however, reservations are poorly managed and no control of organization. Hence, if the place gets busy, be prepared to have food cold or not prepared well. Its a great if you are lucky to have your request filled with some attention. The food is generally good and depending on server , service is anywhere from excellent to downright... More 

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Thank nandi523
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Girls day out marvelous lunch at CinCin Lovely menus service was implacable mandarin and Pan Asian dishes. Price was a little. high though. Won't deter me going back located in the heart of quante Chestnut Hill cobble stoned roads.

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Thank dbrowntomlinson
Huntingdon Valley, Pennsylvania
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155 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When Asian cuisine is done right, you can taste each ingredient with every bite. Welcome to Cin Cin. Have heard great things about it for years. We went early Saturday night ....actually we were able to park in the 8 car lot. Henry greets everyone with a welcoming smile. The soups were fabulous and able to enjoy peking duck without... More 

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Thank judedude79
Lexington, Kentucky
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56 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Greeted by the owner our group of 20 folks had a room with at least three servers. We were well cared for by everyone. The food as usual was top notch. It's easy to share entrees because the portions are huge. I had a crab asparagus salad along with the shrimp angel pasta. Flavors are difficult to capture in words.... More 

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Thank Alou722
Naples, Florida
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166 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

This is my favorite restaurant in Chestnut Hill. Greeted by Henry with that familiar smile was the first sign the night would be good. The menu offers so many really enticing choices that it can be difficult to decide what to order sometimes. However, the hot and sour soup made its way to three of us. Then there were four... More 

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Thank PhillyBoy21
Ocean City, Maryland
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163 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Dined at Cin Cin with a party of 8 and enjoyed a variety of selections. The food was delicious, reasonably priced, and quickly served. Our only problem was that upon arrival, the greeter didn't seem able to understand that we had a reservation. He did quickly find us a table, however, so all was well.

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Thank Sue A
Naples, Florida
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Had reservations at 7 for a table of four on a rainy but still warm Saturday night. I arrived 15 minutes early while my husband was trying to find parking as Chestnut Hill was very busy and the restaurant was packed. Henry, the host, got things under control sitting a few twos until our table was ready. Although I was... More 

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Thank Bellissimo345
Margate City, New Jersey
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24 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Have not been to Cin Cin for a few years so decided to drop in Parking lot has only 8 spots so need to find street parking in a fairly busy area Greeted at table by a not so friendly waitress who didn't smile and was not happy we didn't order a cocktail Where were the traditional crispy noodles?Only came... More 

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Thank bu40
Clarksburg, New Jersey
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194 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

We've ordered a number of items for take-out over the years our son has lived in this area of PA. However, every order has steamed Dumplings on it! They are easily the best we have ever eaten. It is clear that whoever makes these knows what they are doing. The dumpling wrappers are so light and the filling is so... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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76 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

For years I have been hearing that CinCin is the best Chinese Restaurant in Philadelphia, and possibly the East Coast. I finally had dinner there, and was somewhat disappointed. To be fair I had very high expectations. I ordered the sesame chicken which I was expecting to be full of flavor and spice. It came out very bland and had... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, International, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Full Bar, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
14:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:00
Thursday
11:30 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7838 Germantown Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19118-3527
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > Chestnut Hill
  • Neighbourhood: Chestnut Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 215-242-8800

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