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1508 Sansom St, Frnt, Philadelphia, PA 19102-2823 (City Center West)
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Ranked #282 of 3,806 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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English first
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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123 reviews 123 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

I actually had to struggle to give this place even two dots, my finger hovering one for a time. But, though the service was truly terrible, the food was tolerable, so I landed on two, but barely. Six of us were there for lunch and all ordered from the modestly-priced Lunch Specials menu. I started with the hot-and-sour soup, which... More 

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New York, NY
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308 reviews 308 reviews
207 restaurant reviews
126 helpful votes 126 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

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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1,367 reviews 1,367 reviews
780 restaurant reviews
582 helpful votes 582 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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9 reviews 9 reviews
14 helpful votes 14 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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41 reviews 41 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
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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78 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 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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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
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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143 reviews 143 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 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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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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