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Ton Kiang

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$$$
The Richmond
Chinese, Asian, Dim Sum
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5821 Geary Blvd, San Francisco, CA 94121
415-752-4440
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10:00 am - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Sat 9:30 am - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 75
    Excellent
  • 66
    Very good
  • 20
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Fabulous dim sum. It's hard to say no!

The issue with this restaurant is that the food is really good and they just bring it to your table. It's so hard to say no when it's looking and tasting so delicious. The pork buns are amazing, the chicken tasty and spring rolls delicious. There wasn't one thing we had that we didn't like. The... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 27, 2015
legweak_1980
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London, United Kingdom
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  • Families with children
  • Large groups
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London, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 NEW

The issue with this restaurant is that the food is really good and they just bring it to your table. It's so hard to say no when it's looking and tasting so delicious. The pork buns are amazing, the chicken tasty and spring rolls delicious. There wasn't one thing we had that we didn't like. The reviews are worthy. It's... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

Our group of seven enjoyed a mid-week dim sum lunch here. Even the kids liked the pork and beef! Nothing too exotic for dim sum newbies but all well-executed. Great prices!

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

We were staying around the corner and so took a chance on this place- what a great find! Really delicious dim sum (fried shrimp dumplings were to die for) and a cracking Singapore noodle! Worth a visit

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Calistoga
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

The greatest Dim Sum in SF. You are surrounded by Chinese family groups loudly enjoying their meals, which is what a real Dim Sum experience is all about. Good food, good value and our go to place to take out-of-town visitors.

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SF CA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

My father took me to the oldest dim sum house in SF when I was 8. I've been going there (and eventually taking dates there) for 30 years. I've have dim sum all over the West Coast, sometimes as the only non-Chinese speaker in the place, where I've experienced some of the most brusque, impatient service in my life. I... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

traditional dim sum , good price good taste, but not the best .is ok to visit, but you do have a better choice in San Francisco

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Chehalis, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

My wife and I had dim sum at Ton Kiang. The restaurant was clean and service was polite and prompt. The dim sum is brought to tables to pick from. some of the dim sum we had was: shrimp balls, scallop & shrimp dumplings, siu mai dumplings and shrimp dumplings. the food was fresh and tasty. We will return again... More 

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San Francisco, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

This restaurant offers some of the finest and most varied selection of dim sum anywhere. Still brought out on trays and carts you get to pick as the sumptuous dished go by. I'll say on my last trip a week ago the selection was not as varied. btw Dim Sum is a brunch/lunch meal. If you are a lover of... More 

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San Juan Islands, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

With family and some of our medical providers in SFO, we visit several times a year. Each trip we go to Ton Kiang for lunch and its superb dim sum. Nice to see a place maintain itself in every way, with the food still the top, warm, delicious product it has always been. Service is decent but not A+, but... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015 via mobile

Myself and my wife were on vacation in San Francisco. We love Dim Sum and asked for recommendations along Geary,we got many! We tried three places,the only place we could recommend was Ton Kiang. Delicious food. We went four times in total for lunch. Staff were attentive,helped us heat bottles for our young baby. An all round fantastic,budget friendly dining... More 

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Additional Information about Ton Kiang

Address: 5821 Geary Blvd, San Francisco, CA 94121
Phone Number: 415-752-4440
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > The Richmond
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday 9:30 am - 9:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 21 - 30
Cuisine: Chinese, Asian, Dim Sum

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5821 Geary Blvd, San Francisco, CA 94121
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > The Richmond
  • Neighborhood: The Richmond
  • Phone Number: 415-752-4440

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 21 - 30
  • Cuisine: Chinese, Asian, Dim Sum

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
9:30 am - 9:30 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?