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Ocean City

234 N 9th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-1822
+1 215-829-0688
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good47%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“dim sum” (11 reviews)
“chinatown” (3 reviews)
“veggies” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian, Seafood
$$ - $$$
234 N 9th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-1822
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Reviewed 26 February 2018

Okay, I can see by the occupied tables, this is a popular restaurant. And I have no idea why. But frankly, yuck. The entry way door handles are covered with sticky packing tape; the vestibule is a mess and the stairway to the second floor...More

Thank pookala
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

I just had 20 guests for dimsum. It was totally yummy- big selection, fresh, enormous variety, lots of choices for our vegetarians. The staff were patient and helpful. The owner gave me a tour of the kitchen. IT IS CLEAN AS A WHISTLE! Odor-free, orderly,...More

Thank rascallyrabbit
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Great selection. All the dishes cook fresh. The place was packed on a Sunday morning delicious delicious delicious White tablecloth if you can imagine in a Chinese restaurant. Mostly Chinese. So quite authentic. Fresh fish in tanks. Servers were efficient and friendly. Wish I live...More

Thank JoycePittsburgh
Reviewed 22 April 2017

It's all new to me. I miss the old restaurant. Changed hands sometime in the past 1-2 years. It had been my favorite for authentic food and excellent service and very interesting menus - also as reasonable (not cheap) prices. I hadn't been there in...More

Thank CapeMayDon
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Serves very good dim sum, Chinese tapas. Small sampling dishes. Crowded on the weekends. Good chicken feet, egg custard, pork buns.

Thank TravelLily007
Reviewed 6 July 2016

One of my favorite places for dim sum any day of the week at lunch time but especially on the weekend. It is huge so it can accommodate large groups. If you are looking for an authentic quality dim sum spot in Philly, look no...More

Thank RobAxe
Reviewed 2 July 2016

This place is fabulous. Very authentic and yet yummy (they don't throw chunks of gristle and bone in with the chicken like they do in Hong Kong). The chicken and squid w vegetables and ginger is especially tasty. The shrimp are fantastic, large and perfectly...More

Thank Ellen53
Reviewed 16 October 2015

What a treat! I was visiting the city and I searched for dim sum when I was in Chinatown. I found this restaurant on the reviews and decided to try it. The restaurant was packed on a Sunday. I waited for 15 minutes before I...More

Thank guyscholar
Reviewed 1 October 2015 via mobile

First time, we came to this restaurant for afternoon Dim Sum lunch, server will pull some difference " special" trolley and they let you to choose what you want to eat, everything thing they prepare on that trolley from appetizers to dessert and it was...More

Thank John T
Reviewed 14 September 2015

We usually stop for Dim Sum at other locations in Philly's China Town, but wanted to venture out and try a few other places. Ocean City was at the top of the list based on some reviews. The wait was much shorter than we are...More

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 234 N 9th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-1822
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Centre East
  • Neighbourhood: City Centre East
  • Phone Number: +1 215-829-0688
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