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Tea Cup Cafe

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Lunch, Dinner
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APPETIZERS
Egg Roll (4)
USD 4.95
Pot Sticker (6)
USD 6.5
B.B.Q. Pork
USD 6.5
Chicken Salad
USD 7
Fired Wonton (8)
USD 5.75
Fried Shrimp (6)
USD 6.25
Fried Squid
USD 7.25
Chicken Wing with Spicy Salt
USD 7.5
Foil Wrapped Chicken
USD 5.5
Salad Bun
USD 7.95
NODDLE SOUP
Beef Brisket Wonton Noodle Soup
USD 8.25
B.B.Q. Pork Wonton Noodle Soup
USD 7
Beef Wonton Noodle Soup
USD 7
Roast Duck Wonton Noodle Soup
USD 8.25
Wor Wonton Noodle Soup
USD 8.25
Shrimp Wonton Noodle Soup
USD 8.25
Shredded Duck Rice Noodle Soup
USD 7.95
Seafood Rice Noodle Soup
USD 7.95
Beef Brisket Noodle Soup
USD 7.25
SOUP
Hot & Sour Soup*
USD 6
Seafood Sizzling Rice Soup
USD 7.7
Seaweed Tofu with Seafood Soup
USD 8
West Lake Beef Soup
USD 6.25
Minced Chicken Corn Soup
USD 6.25
Crab Meat Corn Soup
USD 8.25
Egg Flower Soup
USD 6
Wor Wonton Soup
USD 8.25
Mixed Vegetable Soup
USD 6
Crab Meat Fish Maw Soup
USD 9
SEAFOOD
Crab with Ginger & Green Onion
Seasonal
Honey Walnut Shrimp
USD 11.95
Shrimp with Lobster Sauce
USD 10.95
Kung Pao Shrimp*
USD 10.95
Cashew Nut Shrimp
USD 10.95
Snow Peas Shrimp
USD 10.95
Shrimp with Spicy Salt
USD 10.95
Stir Fried Scallop with Tender Greens*
USD 14.5
Kung Pao Scallops
USD 14.5
Fried Squid with Spicy Salt*
USD 9.95
PORK AND BEEF
Peking Spareribs
USD 9.45
Spareribs with Spicy Salt*
USD 9.45
Sweet & Sour Pork
USD 8.5
Beef & Mushroom with Oyster Sauce
USD 9
Beef with Ginger & Green Onion
USD 8.95
Kung Pao Beef*
USD 8.95
Broccoli Beef
USD 8.95
String Bean with Minced Pork*
USD 8.95
Beef with Broccoli
USD 8.95
Beef with Tender Green
USD 9
POULTRY
Empress Chicken (1/2)
USD 9.25
Crispy Fried Chicken (1/2)
USD 9
Lemon Chicken
USD 8.75
General Chicken*
USD 8.75
Sweet & Sour Chicken
USD 8.75
Chicken with Ginger & Green Onion (1/2)
USD 9
Kung Pao Chicken*
USD 8.75
Mongolia Chicken*
USD 8.75
Cashew Nut Chicken
USD 8.75
Orange Peel Chicken*
USD 8.75
MU-SHU
Mu-Shu Pork
USD 8.15
Mu-Shu Shrimp
USD 8.9
Mu-Shu Beef
USD 8.15
Mu-Shu Chicken
USD 8.15
Mu-Shu Vegetable
USD 7.5
CLAY POT
Beef Brisket in Clay Pot
USD 9.5
Jar Jar Chicken in Clay Pot
USD 8.75
Braised Rock Code with Tofu in Clay Pot
USD 9.25
Lamb Stew with Dried Bean Curd
USD 13.5
Seafood with Tofu in Clay Pot
USD 9.95
Eggplant with Salty Fish & Chicken
USD 8.5
Tofu with Salty Fish & Chicken
USD 8.5
VEGETABLES
Black Mushroom with Chinese Greens
USD 7.45
Chinese Broccoli with Oyster Sauce
USD 7.45
Vegetable with Garlic Sauce
USD 7.45
Braised Tofu
USD 7.45
Ma Po Tofu*
USD 7.45
Family Style Tofu*
USD 7.45
FOO YOUNG
Shrimp Foo Young
USD 8.5
B.B.Q. Pork Foo Young
USD 7.95
Chicken Foo Young
USD 7.95
Mixed Vegetable Foo Young
USD 7.95
Beef Foo Young
USD 7.95
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Reviewed November 9, 2018

Gosh, the first time I went to the Tea Cup Cafe (sometimes referred to as the Tea Cup House) was over fifty years ago; right after it opened. It really hasn’t changed that much. The menu is, what I refer to as, typical ‘American Chinese’....More

Date of visit: November 2018
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Reviewed May 11, 2018

This is the best Dim Sum I have ever had! OK, this is the only Dim Sum I have ever had, but it was very good so it was a great introduction to the world of Dim Sum. The restaurant was nice and our very...More

Date of visit: May 2018
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Reviewed June 18, 2017

We chose the dim sum from photos on a card. Next, we marked our selections on the bill. The dim sum was very tasty. The prices were reasonable. It was very popular on Sunday afternoon, but we found seating. The decor is not too exciting,...More

Date of visit: June 2017
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Reviewed May 3, 2017

My family traveled together for two weeks in Toronto, Mississauga, Sacramento, and San Francisco. As most of us in the family are foodies, i.e. we know about the restaurants to go to in every city, we went to several notable ones including Susur Lee in...More

Date of visit: April 2017
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Reviewed January 18, 2017

I have been here a number of times and have ordered delivery service and each time enjoyed my meal. Dim sum is fun with a group and we have had an informal business dinner here as well. It has a BYOB policy that makes it...More

Date of visit: October 2016
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Reviewed November 16, 2016

I finally got there the right time for dim sum. Pork buns surprised me -- two for $3.50, each was the size of a large hamburger bun, a scoop of BBQ pork inside Hawaiian sweet bread -- that was a good deal for the price!...More

Date of visit: November 2016
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Reviewed January 1, 2016

I have been to this restaurant many times over the past 20 years and it is always the best. I had the won ton soup and it was a huge bowl of greatness. The dim sum dishes were very good, especially the pot stickers that...More

Date of visit: June 2015
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Reviewed October 19, 2015

This is one of my neighborhood's Chinese food restaurant. I am looking for someplace that is very tasty as my go to place. We ordered our favorites. The house chow mein and the pork mu shu was very tasty. The other dishes were just okay....More

Date of visit: October 2015
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Reviewed August 2, 2015

This is not a fancy restaurant but has most of the traditional CChinese dishes. The dim sum was average. I was expecting more authentic dim sum dishes. The daikon cake 蘿卜糕, however, was very good, that we bought extra uncooked cake to take home. Another...More

Date of visit: August 2015
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Reviewed July 9, 2015

Tea Cup Cafe is a small hole-in-the-wall Chinese food and dim sum restaurant. Their food is delicious, and their portions are very large for a reasonable price. I recommend the lunch combos listed on their blackboard near the cashier. My husband and I usually get...More

Date of visit: June 2015
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