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Ton Kiang

Certificate of Excellence
The Richmond
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5821 Geary Blvd, San Francisco, CA 94121-2004
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Tue 10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thu 10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Sat 9:30 am - 9:30 pm
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Bowral, Australia
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414 reviews
243 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 171 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Get in early and there is no wait. Quick service as you expect but also helpful. Dim Sum fillings were excellent and mostly light wrappers. Vegetables were the highlight and we highly recommend the stuffed eggplant and asparagus. Roast duck looked amazing. You just need to slow it down a bit otherwise you end up with everything at once. In... More 

Thank Joanne P
Petaluma, California
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sure, this place is good for dim sum. Sure the wait staff is imposing and "typical" forcing dishes on the unknowing. Can you get better dim sum, a definite resounding, "OF COURSE". The offerings here are your standards across the board. Go over to the new listing on Geary like flower lounge, 26th and geary, clement street...just go where you... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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66 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2016

We had dinner here on our last trip in 2012 but wanted to try lunch today. Very busy at 12:30 p.m. but we had a booth after a short wait. We were a little overwhelmed at first when the waitresses started bringing plates of cooked food in rapid succession. We had ordered off the menu for dinner last time. We... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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110 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2016 via mobile

We ordered take out from this place which you could do all online or via telephone and we walked round the corner and picked up & was ready within 15mins. The restaurant was full when we arrived which I always think is a good sign. The food was fab, large take out portions and everything we ordered tasted very fresh... More 

Thank lesleygraves
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2016

We have been eating dim sum at this restaurant for several decades now and have never had a meal here that we did not thoroughly enjoy. The two of us are extremely fond of dim sum and have dined at well known dim sum restaurants everywhere we have traveled, from New York to Sydney and Melbourne, to Vancouver and San... More 

Thank jerry87104
San Francisco, California
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

They have really good soup buns (soup in a bun) and pork buns, really good shrimp balls (those are the ones that are round and looks hairy), this place has some of the best dim sum.

Thank gchcu
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54 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

What can I say other than to repeat the title of this post? Simply fantastic - best dim sum I've had, and very reasonably priced. If we were staying in San Francisco for longer, we'd be back.

Thank EdinAust
Sonoma, California
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52 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016

It used to be fabulous. The last time we were there it was not as good. Found it was now closed on Weds. It was so good in our memories, we plan to try again.

Thank bob n
Marin County, California
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48 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

I have lived in SF for almost my entire life and had amazing Dim Sum. But I had never been to Ton Kiang before. I will now go nowhere else! We arrived at 10:25 (it was the weekend and they open at 10:30). We were the first in the restaurant and by the time we left it was packed! The... More 

Thank Stacey P
Scottsdale, Arizona
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115 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016

Dim Sum has always been my favorite Chinese treat foods, and even with a recent seafood allergy, I refuse to give up Dim Sum completely. This means I've had to explore more options. Ton Kian didn't disappoint with plenty of non-shellfish options. For vegetables, they had tender Chinese Broccoli with optional Oyster Sauce, sautéed green beans and sautéed Pea Shoots,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$12 - $30
Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:30 pm
9:30 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5821 Geary Blvd, San Francisco, CA 94121-2004
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > The Richmond
  • Neighborhood: The Richmond
  • Phone Number: 14157524440

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?