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$6 - $10
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Chinese, Asian
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Vegetarian Friendly
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Chinatown
0.1 miles from Chinatown
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Reviewed August 13, 2020 via mobile

The pan fried dumpling are excellent. The steamed one are very good too. The General Tao chicken was not the best we had but still tasty. Made fresh behind the street window. Good hole in the wall type of place. Service was quick but there...was no one else in the restaurant. Air conditionning would be nice though!More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed December 15, 2019

We ended up here after our terrible experience at Rol San. THANK GOD. This restaurant is amazing. Our only problem was there was too many mouth watering dishes being churned out from the kitchen, we didn't know what to choose. The General Tao chicken plate...looked incredible but we ended up with some great dumpling dishes. If you love dumplings and have been working up an appetite then get down here!More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed December 8, 2019

Friendly service in a somewhat cramped dining room. Four of us shared Singapore Noodles (very good!) and assorted steamed and fried dumplings, as well as a Crystal Noodle salad. All were pretty tasty. It was entertaining to watch the chef at work on a very...low gas stove. It was a bit expensive for what we got, I thought: $60 with tip for a fairly light lunch (no leftovers).More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed November 22, 2019 via mobile

Large variety of Dumplings, the steamed shrimp and scallions was great. Be warned they don't take cards, only cash!

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed October 25, 2019 via mobile

Went there expecting far better. It wasn’t bad, just average. They are very busy though, but they accommodated our party of seven, not including two infants. Portions are sized good, and prices are reasonable. In the beginning, seemed as if the service was poor, but...we felt it was a language barrier and they were much more friendly afterwards.More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed October 11, 2019 via mobile

Not what I expected for Chinese dumplings. Dough is far too thick, fillings are average and owner is friendly but very obnoxious. They are like boiled pierogies. We went on a Saturday night, so lineup was extensive. We met 3 Chinese nationals who also were...told this place was good. By the end of the meal, they didn’t care for it either.More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed October 7, 2019

we had huge dumplings stuffed with vegetables and shrimps (steamed) as well as spinach and mushrooms ones (fried) crazy good!

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed September 10, 2019

You can actually watch the dumplings being made through the front window. They only accept cash. Air conditioning was lacking. I went on a Saturday at 11:30 am and it was busy but I didn’t have a problem getting a table. I ordered the #15...which is 15 steamed dumplings of 3 different types of your choosing. I chose pork & chive, lamb, and shrimp & vegetables. A glass of water was provided. The dumplings were good and filling. Total cost was $14.70 before tip.More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed September 7, 2019

As a friend recommend, I went there for lunch with another friend. The dumpling is ok, but worst service, bed management. cash only. No enjoyment. go some where else for safe.

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed September 3, 2019

These tasty pork & chive dumplings can be purchased steamed or pan fried. Beware, they're made to order, so allow 10 minutes before you can dig into this deliciousness! Priced around $11 for 15 of them.

Date of visit: September 2019
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fred200099
January 16, 2018|
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Response from nahalnytsa | Reviewed this property |
they are closed Tuesdays only, open 6 days
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LizaB72
November 11, 2017|
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Response from skyjah67 | Reviewed this property |
not a place for dim sum cause there is a large variety when it comes to dim sum it's best to go to a place where dim sum is the main feature
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EaglebeakFlorida
December 27, 2016|
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Response from emjayem | Reviewed this property |
there is street parking as well as a number of parking lots in the area.
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