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Shanghai River

7831 Westminster Hwy, Richmond, British Columbia V6X 4J4, Canada
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good45%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“dumplings” (41 reviews)
“xiao long bao” (20 reviews)
“soup” (24 reviews)
Closes in 4 min
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
7831 Westminster Hwy, Richmond, British Columbia V6X 4J4, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It’s been a long time since we’ve been to an Asian restaurant where everything we had tasted great. The xiao long bao is juicy, Peking duck flavourful, duck and taro dish crispy on the outside and soft in the middle, shrimp light and fresh, Shanghai...More

Thank D. W
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Had duck liver wontons, shredded pigs ear and braised short ribs. I highly recommend them all! The place was full, but service was still super fast and friendly.

Thank Juha H
Reviewed July 3, 2018

Came here with the family, called in advance for a table to seven. (highly recommend you to reserve table in advance since they tend to get crowded during dinner rush). The food was amazing. We didn't have dim sum because we came during dinner. But...More

Thank Rae C
Reviewed June 7, 2018

We decided to enjoy our dim sum brunch at the Shanghai River. The Shanghai dumplings (contains soup) were all so thin that when one tried to pick one off of the parchment paper the skin broke and all of the soup from the dumpling leaked...More

Thank Renegade225
Reviewed May 29, 2018

Impressive place, menu and for those who had great experience here rave about Shanghai River. That's why this is so disappointing to write because our experience fell way short of that. We got there as soon as it opened and we were just one of...More

Thank CurtKwak
Reviewed May 22, 2018 via mobile

When a Chinese restaurant is full with Chinese guests - that is a good sign. Indeed, we were very well hosted on a round table with rotating table top, and the food was fabulous!

Thank Maarten B
Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile

I would recommend Beijing duck, it's really yummy. All other dishes are good too with big portion. Good service. The only thing is the price, it's a big pricy. The restaurant is big, good for events or parties, but there are not a lot of...More

Thank tim t
Reviewed April 27, 2018 via mobile

Excellent food! The black vinegar spare ribs were amazing and the dessert donuts decadent and tasty. Can’t wait to go back next time I’m in the lower mainland.

Thank BrendaIslandGirl
Reviewed April 9, 2018

We haven't patronized the Shanghai River since we were upset with their practice of not admitting patrons into the restaurant rather than to have them loiter outside in the rain and cold. It was interesting to note that recently the queues for tables have all...More

Thank Renegade225
Reviewed March 3, 2018

Good food. Service is usual Chinese restaurant meaning you get a table, order and the food comes. Nothing more nothing less.

Thank SE100k
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Response from medi470 | Reviewed this property |
I do not have that information, but as someone suggested you may want to call the restaurant and ask.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7831 Westminster Hwy, Richmond, British Columbia V6X 4J4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Richmond>  > City Centre
  • Neighborhood: City Centre
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