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Oriental Pearl Restaurant

760 Clay St, San Francisco, CA 94108 (Chinatown)
(415) 433-1817
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Ranked #760 of 4,944 Restaurants in San Francisco
Price range: $15 - $15
Cuisines: Asian, Chinese, Dim Sum
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Chinatown
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1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014 NEW

The resto manager was forcing us on menu suggestions that were leftovers. The food was awful, cold and not smelling good. Never again

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Corning, California
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14 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 NEW

Wonderful, off street , quiet setting in the middle of busy Chinatown. Great food , lots of choices and not too expensive . will definitely go back Mixed group of Asian diners , and visitors to Chinatown. Excellent curried Beef, noodles , Very clean and lovely service .

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Wokingham, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 NEW via mobile

This restaurant was recommended to us by the concierge at the Mark. Hopkins, although we have no idea why! We had a table booked for 8.00 but were constantly ignored until 8.35 when the surly owner decided he had had his fun and showed us to a table. Fifteen minutes later, we had not been served and despite our asking... More

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76 reviews 76 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

We asked our concierge at the Fairmont for a recommendation in Chinatown and they pointed us here. If only we'd listened to the review from DDAVOUST. Completely average in everything and they make the duck pancakes for you, so you don't see what does inside. The only saving grace was the house Chardonnay surprisingly good. We paid $115 for 2... More

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Chicago, IL
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29 reviews 29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

This would be a wonderful Chinese restaurant if it were in Nebraska. However, in Chinatown, this is very mediocre. We were sent here by the Hyatt concierge. We were very disappointed. There was not a single Asian diner in the place. It was all tourists, like us, who were also sent by their Concierges. So they have done a good... More

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Baltimore, Maryland
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41 reviews 41 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Being from Maryland, we figured the Dim Sum in San Francisco would be awesome. Well compared to what we get here in the State of Maryland, this place is not worth your money. Limited choices and sub par taste.

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California
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361 helpful votes 361 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

We were looking for a good Chinese dinner, and we were satisfied with our choice. The food was good, and the prices were reasonable. I had the General Tao chicken, which was mostly meat, and that's exactly the way I like it. My wife had the chicken chow mien, and she like it but said it didn't have as much... More

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Briarcliff Manor, New York, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

This is clean, great service and nice Chinese food. I would come back in a heartbeat. If you want Chinese food with selections you are used to this is the place. You can also get more exotic things but the selection was great.

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Salt Lake City, UT
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205 restaurant reviews
364 helpful votes 364 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

This restaurant is located right in the heart of Chinatown on the upper floor of the building. There is street parking or a paid parking lot within walking distance. We stopped in ahead of time and got reservations, but it turned out the restaurant wasn't at all crowded when we came back about 6:30, so we probably didn't need them.... More

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Illinois
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40 reviews 40 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

The inside of this restaurant is so charming! We were plesantly surprised with the selections on the menu. Lots of great stuff to choose from. The potstickers were the best I've ever had anywhere. So soft and fluffy. I got the ginger beef with scallions. The hubby got Kung Pao chicken. Both were very good. The Kung Pao had just... More

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