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Lee How Fook

219 N 11th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-1821
+1 215-925-7266
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good39%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“duck” (7 reviews)
“soups” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Chinese, Asian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
219 N 11th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-1821
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1 - 10 of 86 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of my favorite chinese restaurants in Philly. It's a BYOB. For people not from Philadelphia that means bring your bottle (wine or beer and no corkacge fee). Be adventurous and try the whole fish (they debone at the table) The salt baked shrimp is...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Steve O
Reviewed September 28, 2018 via mobile

Sometimes one just needs decent chinese food in a place that is not such a scene. For that, my go to is this place. The snow pea greens dish is excellent! I was with a friend who is vegetarian but I usually also love their...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Valerie D
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

Small restaurant on 11 St. Good food and service. We were happy to get in and enjoy our dinner. Try it when in town.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Matt Y
Reviewed June 26, 2018 via mobile

We have been going to Lee How Fook for over 30 years. My husband is Cantonese, and this is his favorite place, as this is "comfort food" for him. It is under new ownership. Some new items added to menu, but same delicious food as...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank jennygirl57
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

I dined at Lee How Fook on a sat. night before going to a comedy club. We made reservations since we were a party of 5. The pan fried dumplings and signature sauce were exceptionally good. We had the wonton soup and egg rolls which...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank A3467NDkimb
Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

Our family frequently goes to this restaurant located in a corner in Philadelphia's Chinatown. Food's always good and affordable. We ordered Peking duck with scallions and Hoisin sauce and hot Bao bun, Baked salted shrimp ms and squids, Cantonese pan fried noodles with Chinese broccoli...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Rose_Harbor
Reviewed May 24, 2018

we have dined in this restaurant several times during the past 10 years. The quality is still the same: good food and good service. Would recommend the pan fried noodle with fish filet and the seabass filket with black beans and hot peppers.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Enzo560
Reviewed April 2, 2018

I lived in the greater Philadelphia area since 1987 with the exception of a 5 year period living in Singapore, where I wrote extensively about Asian food of all types throughout South East Asia, China, and India. In Philly I have eaten at probably every...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank kevinfcox
Reviewed March 8, 2018

Our experience was a little off from previous visits. The food was generally good, but the rice was served cold and was sent back for hot rice. Our dinners, honey walnut shrimp and subgum duck wee very good, and the wonton soup was excellent. I...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank phinnj
Reviewed August 28, 2017

My boyfriend introduced me to Lee How Fook, and now I am hooked! Although unassuming in appearance, with basic decor and self-seating, the food is delicious, authentic, and reasonably priced. All you could ask for in a Chinese restaurant. I highly recommend the salt baked...More

Date of visit: March 2017
1  Thank HHMcCall
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$20
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 219 N 11th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-1821
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center East
  • Neighborhood: City Center East
  • Phone Number: +1 215-925-7266
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