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Rol San Restaurant

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323 Spadina Ave, Toronto, Ontario M5T 2E9, Canada
416-977-1128
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9:30 am - 2:00 am
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Sun - Sat 9:30 am - 2:00 am
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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60 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went on a Sunday for dim sum, must have been 30 people queueing - the concierge had a system of sorts but there was a mild sense of chaos! The food was solid if not great. Service was efficient and attentive despite how busy they were.

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Thank irishabroad2015
Toronto, Canada
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My go to place when I crave Dim Sum. BBQ pork bun, fried eggplant stuffed with shrimp, sticky rice....yuuuum.

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chicago,il
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

During our recent Toronto visit, we were treated a place which advertises itself as an all day dim sum restaurant. During our Sunday luncy, this place was pretty packed at 1pm. Overall, everything which we ordered were good. Service was efficient. The only thing I have to complain about would be the restroom needed to be attended better by the... More 

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Soestdijk, The Netherlands
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217 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After eating steak for a couple of days I really wanted some different and lighter taste. I was told Toronto has the second largest Chinatown in the world and I am a big Asian food fan. I took an Uber into Chinatown and spend more than half an hour finding a suitable place to eat. Many restaurants here are tourist... More 

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Cleveland, Ohio
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91 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Read all of the reviews and was looking forward to a fantastic dim sum lunch. Disappointed by the average food and terrible service. There is much better dim sum to be found in the city and far cleaner restaurants in which to eat it.

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Thank HMW1st
NJ, USA
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113 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Suggested by server at The Renaissance. This place did not disappoint. This dish was one of the best I have had. That includes several trips to China. The dim sum was excellent too

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Thank holzman
Farmington Hills, Michigan, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Following our full day at AGO (Art Gallery of Ontario) we walked to Toronto's famous China Town which was bubbling over with restaurants and markets galore! Our stroll down Spadina led us to Rol San which advertises "dim sum served all day" ... The place was busy with customers and our four varieties of dim sum + hot tea were... More 

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Thank Laurie B
Toronto, Canada
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27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

A bunch of us went there for dim sum. Nothing special and expensive. Quality of food items were average at best. I noticed they were trying to promote non popular stuff to non-Asians. There's better places for dim sum in Chinatown.

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Thank James C
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

Roll San is an old school type of dim sum place with no frills just decent dim sum. They are usually busy during lunch time but once you are seated service is fast.

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Thank Cuong L
Tallinn, Estonia
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49 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

Really good food and prices. Like the buzy atmosfare, at the same time food came quicly and was amazing

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
9:30 am - 2:00 am
Monday
9:30 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
9:30 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
9:30 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
9:30 am - 2:00 am
Friday
9:30 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
9:30 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 323 Spadina Ave, Toronto, Ontario M5T 2E9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Chinatown
  • Neighborhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: 416-977-1128

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Staying in Chinatown

Neighborhood Profile
Chinatown
Toronto's main Chinatown has the honor of being the largest in North America. Gaping down across Dundas Street West and Spadina Avenue, the area is a wonderful medley of shops and restaurants, busy signs and bright red gates, a destination for foodie fun. Chinatown's streets are always bustling, packed with people and outdoor stalls hawking fresh produce and products. The restaurants and authentic marketplaces that shoulder in against each other display shining roast ducks and menus studded with dumplings and noodle bowls. The air is pervaded with music. different languages, and the smell of fried food and mouth-watering desserts. Chinatown's restaurants represent a broad range of fare, from traditional Szechuan and Shanghai foods, to other Asian delicacies, including some of the top Japanese, Vietnamese, and Korean spots in the city. Whether you're in the mood for a sit-down tea house or a bubble tea to go, Chinatown is the spot to enjoy an exciting walk and the promise of leaving satisfied.
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