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1508 Sansom St, Frnt, Philadelphia, PA 19102-2823 (City Center West)
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Ranked #164 of 3,778 Restaurants in Philadelphia
Price range: $5 - $15
Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Chinese, Vegan, Vegetarian
Neighborhood: City Center West
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Good for: Families with children, Doing business
Dining options: Reservations
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New York, NY
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295 reviews 295 reviews
194 restaurant reviews
119 helpful votes 119 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014 NEW

This review is like all the rest on Trip Advisor. If you've never been here -- go! This is a vegetarian, vegan, kosher Chinese restaurant located outside of Chinatown. (If it's vegan, it meets all of the other requirement -- including kosher). The menu is huge. You can pick dished randomly and be happy. It's clean, service is friendly, you... More 

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Adrian, Michigan
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731 restaurant reviews
552 helpful votes 552 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

This is a very good Chinese vegetarian restaurant in Philly's City Center. The food is very tasty, the ambiance is top notch, the prices are decent and the service is very good. We were in Philadelphia for the weekend and wanted dinner after an evening of walking and shopping. Looking on TripAdvisor to find what was close, we decided that... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

This restaurant has an extensive menu, and is not simply focused on imitation 'meat' to create the dishes. The food was really tasty, and the service from the kitchen was prompt. The server even made our vegetable wraps (quite different than moo shoo in content) tableside - she had quite a technique!

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New York City, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

we were very surprised to find this restaurant in philly and we definitely happy we did. The food was exactly what it suppose to be, vegan chinese food that taste like the real thing. The prices were very reasonable and the service very fast and welcoming.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Great veggie food at an amazing price. Lovely service. Nice decor and atmosphere. We even took extra meals to go.

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Hyderabad, India
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31 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

A small but cosy place for great chinese food. Food was really sumptuous and enjoyed every bit of it. The quantity was also great. For a single person paying only $12 is really cheap. Definitely a must visit place for every vegeterian. Yes, one of the pure veg places.

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56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

The sesame seitan is out of this world! Initially, I thought okay its just another little Chinese place for dinner...at best it will be average, but I was really impressed! There are pages of vegetarian options at this place. It was so hard to choose what to order! As you decide what to order, they bring small cups of jasmine... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 via mobile

Went with my family tonight while visiting on vacation. We LOVED everything. The food, service, and decor were exceptional. We will definitely visit agin during our stay.

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Millstone, New Jersey
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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

The General Tso's is really all that! My family came for dinner the other night and ordered a little of everything to share. The soy protein steak tasted oddly like fish (I really enjoy fish so I loved it!), the "beef" with broccoli had a great sauce, the As-You-Wish tofu was nicely crisp, and the Triple Shredded in Garlic Sauce... More 

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New York City, New York
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34 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Food wise, this is a typical traditional vegetarian Chinese place. The food is more authentic than the modern "pan Asian" versions, which also means more fried and greasy. That said, the dishes we had were generally higher quality than you would get in one of the Chinatown places. And the decor is definitely more pleasant than in Chinatown, suitable for... More 

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Additional Information about Su Xing House

Address: 1508 Sansom St, Frnt, Philadelphia, PA 19102-2823
Phone Number: 215-564-1419
Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center West
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 10:00 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 - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 5 - 15
Cuisine: Chinese, Vegan, Vegetarian

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