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Harbor City Barbecue

707 S King St, Seattle, WA 98104-3017 (International District)
(206) 621-2228
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Ranked #470 of 3,485 Restaurants in Seattle
Hours:
Sun - Thu 8:30 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 8:30 am - 12:00 am
Cuisines: Barbecue, Chinese
Neighborhood: International District
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
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Panama City
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

This restaurant is so so good. Fresh and authentic. They serve a great lavender tea that I wanted to take home. My meal was spectacular and for the amount of food that you get, the price is great. If I lived in Seattle, I'd be there all the time.

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Seattle, Washington
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 via mobile

From the first bite of savory shrimp dumpling to the last taste of perfectly cooked sticky rice this was a perfect dim sum experience. Shabby decor, who cares? Outstanding service, and great value. A new favorite for us.

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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We are in Seattle visiting my best friend and his wife, he is obsessed with Asian food and Dim Sum and from my experience he knows good from bad. He goes to Harbor City every weekend. The first sign of a good Dim Sum restaurant, it was packed full of Asians. The wait to get in can be long so... More 

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London, UK
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Girlfriend and I went to try the Dim Sum just before lunchtime on a weekday to avoid the weekend crowds. Not a good starting having to wait several minutes at the desk for someone to sit us - even though staff could see us. The place wasn't that clean which was also not a good sign. I thought the food... More 

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Seattle, Washington
Top Contributor
273 reviews 273 reviews
189 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

I came here on a Friday morning and it was pretty empty when I got there, but it soon filled up. Since I was by myself, I just got 1 order of the shu mai and the sticky rice. I really like the shumai as it wasn't soggy as some places can get. It had a good solid texture to... More 

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Shoreline
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70 reviews 70 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

In terms of the physical space Harbor City feels very much like my personal stereotype of a Chinese restaurant - not especially fancy, maybe a bit worn around the edges....short on fancy ambiance would be a kind way to put it. That being said, once you sit down and tuck into your meal, whether dim sum or a la carte,... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

This has been our go-to place for Dim Sum for the 3 years that we have lived in Seattle! We have tried other places, and keep going back...Get there early; before 10 am on the weekends or you will wait awhile. Authentic, delicious, carry out extra for later on!

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Seattle, Washington
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75 reviews 75 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Sunday lunch, and there was a wait for about 30 minutes for a table for two. This place is small but very popular, and prices evidently, cheap. 4 plates ended up being $16 and they were very decent portions for dim sum, in fact, the biggest siu mai I've ever had. Not only were the portions great, the quality was... More 

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Florida
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39 reviews 39 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

We were wanting dim sum and went to the area (China Town) looking for another place that was closed. Walked in and we were the only "non-asian" family there. Service was friendly and fast. Prices were reasonable. We ordered multiple dishes and all were tasty. We actually went back a second time a few nights later.

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Lopez Island, WA
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Let's be clear: we know dim sum, we have had it a bit everywhere, and we loved King's Café for more than 25 years (just up the street) when they were in business. We had to switch when King's closed, and this place was great; in fact, we saw the cashier from King's eating at Harbor City once. What's the... More 

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Additional Information about Harbor City Barbecue

Address: 707 S King St, Seattle, WA 98104-3017
Phone Number: (206) 621-2228
Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > International District
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:30 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 8:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 8:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 8:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 8:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 8:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 8:30 am - 12:00 am
Cuisine: Barbecue, Chinese

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