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Hai Hong Restaurant


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Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Takeout, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating

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Reviewed December 4, 2018

This place has the best Chinese food. It is fresh and delicious. Their crispy duck and green beans are my favorite. Highly recommend! When we are in town from NYC, we always come here for a visit. Great service and their jasmine tea served with...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Sara S
Reviewed August 2, 2018

I am local and will ONLY eat chinese food here. I have had almost every item on the menu including entres and Dim Sum and have never been disappointed. It is a relatively small place in Cornell Universitys Collegetown. Prices are reasonable and service is...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank hschler
Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

We are back in Ithaca after 11 years and Hai Hong was the first restaurant we couldn’t wait to go back to. The food is just as delicious as it has always been. My favorites are sesame beef, pan fried noodles, chicken with broccoli (which...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Katherine C
Reviewed January 21, 2018

We go there periodically on weekends for the dim sum. Its consistently good and the service is always quick and friendly. We also like the Vietnamese soups for lunch when we visit on week days.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank JohnandJaneS
Reviewed August 25, 2017

Went twice for dinner during a college visit. Pretty surprised to find such a reasonably priced and authentic Chinese restaurant in a college town. Another surprise is that they served dim sum not just for lunch but also for dinner every day of the week....More

Date of visit: September 2016
1  Thank ECWorld
Reviewed August 17, 2017

Very good Chinese and Vietnamese. Terriffic soups and etc. for lunch. The weekend dim sum is fun and delicious.

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank JohnandJaneS
Reviewed June 16, 2017

We love this restaurant, with a caveat which I'll reveal at the end of this review. But first, the food. I was very surprised to find a really authentic Cantonese restaurant in Ithaca. Dim-sum is served all day. I highly recommend the Har Gow (shrimp...More

Date of visit: June 2017
1  Thank Dave s
Reviewed June 11, 2017

I went to Hai Hong for the first time in about six years and the food is still consistently good. I went out for their Dim Sum lunch and for the most part the food was very good. I had their Roast Pork Buns, which...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Justin W
Reviewed May 24, 2017

I have dined at Hai Hong 100s of times (truly) and will be back there very soon again. So many excellent dishes, and dim sum, too. Along w/ a (small), well chosen & well-priced wine list (this last aspect of the resto too many other...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank Abby N
Reviewed March 1, 2017

This place should be number 1 - I realize than some people are looking for their Americanized sweet and sour pork - I suggest they head over to Panda Express - At Hai Hong you get authentic Chinese food - the kind a lot of...More

Date of visit: February 2017
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