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Winsor Dim Sum Cafe

10 Tyler St, Boston, MA 02111-1904
617-338-1688
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Ranked #499 of 2,835 Restaurants in Boston
Price range: $5 - $15
Hours:
Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Chinese, Dim Sum, Café
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Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
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  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Any
English first
Texas
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29 reviews 29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Was walking around Chinatown and found this place. Looked up the reviews and it looked like it was worth a try. Very quite place. Doesn't serve beer or alcohol. Dim sum was brought out hot and quick. Beef broccoli was really tender. Service was quick and attentive. Overall very good meal. Just wish I could have washed it down with... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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90 reviews 90 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

I came here because I wanted authentic dim sum and because it's on Tyler ;) street. $3.15 per dim sum plate was a normal price and the food was good. I came alone and sat at a very large table with other people dining single which I didn't mind. The food and service was fast and efficient.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

The dim sum was tasty and affordable (~4$/dish). The menu had a wide variety of options and included several vegetarian dishes. Our only complaint was that the wait staff was a bit on the cranky side. But, nothing that couldn't be overcome by quick and tasty food. We ate at 6pm and there was plenty of space on a Wednesday... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Three friends went last week and had a good meal. We split three dishes and three dim sum plates. We had to share a table because they were so busy.

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NY
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48 reviews 48 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

My son and I stopped here for Dim Sum. We shared a table since it was very crowded, and once the food arrived, you knew why it was so crowded. Really great Dim Sum. The baked pork buns and steamed pork buns were delicioius, as was everything else we ordered. Even the teas was exceptional. The service was great, and... More 

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Hartselle, Alabama
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124 reviews 124 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

The food was great- very fresh tasting. The environment was comfortable. The service was very slow, however. We has steamed veggie dumplings, veggie lo mein, and moo goo gai pan.

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Warren, Ohio
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

I was very disappointed in the Dim Sum offered at this restaurant. The food was not good, all of the items on the menu was not available (we overheard it was because the chef was not in yet). I had high hopes based on the other reviews, but...

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Falmouth, MA
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396 reviews 396 reviews
258 restaurant reviews
220 helpful votes 220 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

This place is touted as having the best Dim Sum in Boston, which says more about Boston than the restaurant. Having had some of the best Dim Sum in the US in New York's Chinatown, Flushing, and San Francisco, Winsor is a disappointment. Nothing is bad, but nothing said "wow" either. The place is small and has no carts, which... More 

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Los Angeles
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139 reviews 139 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

This may be some of the best Boston has but having been accustomed to the great dim sum in San Gabriel Valley and San Francisco, which compare favorably with the best dim sum in Hong Kong, Winsor is wanting. I will start by saying that 12 people can eat at Winsor for what 2 can at Yank Sing in SF... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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88 reviews 88 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

I've been here either 2 or 3 times now... the dim sum here is very good. Both times we were here, we were seated quickly (but that was just luck.. both times we sat, only to have groups come in a few minutes behind us and have to wait.. there are about 8 tables in the restaurant). We received menus... More 

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Additional Information about Winsor Dim Sum Cafe

Address: 10 Tyler St, Boston, MA 02111-1904
Phone Number: 617-338-1688
Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 5 - 15
Cuisine: Chinese, Dim Sum, Café

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