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138 Cyril Magnin St., San Francisco, CA 94102
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Ranked #2,549 of 5,041 Restaurants in San Francisco
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Sat - Sun 10:30 am - 10:30 pm
Cuisines: Chinese, Dim Sum
Union Square
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Port Alberni, Canada
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37 reviews 37 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

Dim Sum lunch - TASTY - service LOUSY Only in this retaurant did I ever have the misfortune and in another set of circumstances it may have been quite humorous to have four servers not be able to deliver the goods or simply take an order for a party of two Hostess asks two persons on entering "Two?" and seats... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

I was really disappointed in the food. The service was terrible. I asked for another plate and the waiter rolled her eyes. The beef and broccoli was bland. God forbid you ask for a straw b/c apparently it's a hot commodity which they don't like to part with easily. They include gratuity in their check... which may be why the... More 

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Scarsdale, New York
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79 reviews 79 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Unimpressive experience at this Union Square area Chinese restaurant. The food was below average. There was an extra charge for rice, which is unusual if not unheard of for a Chinese restaurant. There are plenty of better options in the neighborhood.

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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732 reviews 732 reviews
286 restaurant reviews
390 helpful votes 390 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

This place is primarily a slightly upscale dim sum shop, but they also have a regular menu, and my wife and I ordered off that. I had a large bowl of oriental soup, while my wife had the salmon fried rice The food was very good, seasoned properly, plentiful, and brought quickly. I was vacillating between Average and Very Good... More 

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

I generally do not like Chinese food but for some reason, my friend and I saw this and thought "let's try it". I first had to make sure that they did not cook using peanut oil - they don't. Yay. Now both times I went I had Singapore rice noodles. I asked for it to be vegetarian both times, ie... More 

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Martinez, California
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29 reviews 29 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014 via mobile

We were looking for dim sum on a Saturday morning. This place was close so we took a shot. We were very pleased. The restaurant was very clean with an open kitchen. The food and service were excellent. A little pricey but we were not disappointed.

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Basel, Switzerland
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Nice restaurant very close to my hotel. Had soup, yummy and Peking duck, was not as expected, but good. The pancakes were thicker, the poultry in pieces. Lots of dishes on the menu.

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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Visit San Francisco a lot and just thought I'd try this restaurant across the road from the hotel. Always forget to read reviews and know I should check before trying a new place. Food is average, portion sizes are very European (which is fine for me). Biggest issue is they do the old add service trick.... In my book that... More 

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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

We ordered sweet & sour chicken, chicken satay and something with beef. The size of the portion was normal. Service Personal was nice. The food was okay but not more. We wouldn't come back. Attention!! They already add 15% gratuity to the bill automatically. If you pay with credit card, you'll recieve a new bill with a new line which... More 

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346 reviews 346 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
159 helpful votes 159 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Went for supper , ordered 3 dishes, the food was tasty but portions are small. I think priced are comparable to other Chinese restaurants except for the portion size. Service was okay, will try Chinatown on next visit.

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Additional Information about Tian Sing

Address: 138 Cyril Magnin St., San Francisco, CA 94102
Phone Number: 415-398-1338
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:30 am - 10:30 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday 10:30 am - 10:30 pm
Cuisine: Chinese, Dim Sum

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