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Ray's Cafe & Tea House

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APPETIZERS
$3.5
Shrimp Spring Rolls (2)
carrots, napa, mushroom, and shrimp in a thin, crisp package
$3.25
Vegetarian Spring Rolls (2
carrots, napa, mushroom, and shrimp in a thin, crisp package
$3.5
Cold Sesame Noodle
delicate noodles topped with a flavorful sesame and peanut sauce enhanced with shredded chicken
$2.75
Cabbage Carrot Salad
delicate noodles topped with a flavorful sesame and peanut sauce enhanced with shredded chicken
$3.0
Cucumber Salad
a cruncy combination of contrasting and complimentary sweet, sour and spicy flavors
$3.0
Seaweed Salad
marinated sea vegetable perfect for ginger, garlic lovers
$3.5
Edamame
japanese soy beans
SOUPS
$2.5
Wonton Soup
$2.5
Hot And Sour Soup (vegetarian)
$3.0
Vegetarian Spinach Sou
fresh purred spinach, broth, seasoned with pine nuts
$3.5
Asparagus Chicken Soup
asparagus, chicken, carrots, and dried mushroom in a flavorful broth
$3.5
Seafood Tofu Soup
squid, shrimp, scallops, and tofu in a thick palatable broth
$3.5
Chicken Egg Corn Soup
a tasty blend of carrots, peas, corn, and chicken, in an egg broth
DUMPLINGS (STEAMED OR PAN-FRIED)
$8.5
Dumpling Sampler (10)
an assortment of pork with napa, pork with leek, shrimp, curry chicken, and vegetable
$6.5
Pork And Napa Dumpling (8)
lean pork and chinese cabbage mixed with our secret recipe
$6.5
Pork And Leek Dumpling (8)
lean pork and fragrant leeks combined with our secret spices
$6.5
Shrimp Dumpling (8)
fresh shrimp and a variety of chopped vegetable
$6.5
Vegetable Dumpling (8)
a healthy blend of vegetarian favorites
$6.5
Curry Chicken Dumpling (8) (deep Fried Only)
moist, curried chicken in a crispy shell, deep fried in fresh vegetable oil
$4.5
Leek Boxes Dumpling (2 Divided Into 4)
large, neat packages of leeks, eggs, and bean threads pan fried only
RAYS TAIWANESE GOURMET DELIGHT ENTREES
*spicy
$11.99
General Tso's Chicken
$11.99
Sweet And Sour Chicken
$11.99
Asparagus Chicken
stir-fried in brown garlic sauce
$12.99
Asparagus Shrimp
sprinkled with pine nuts in a brown garlic sau
$12.99
Orange Beef *
$11.99
Orange Chicken*
$12.99
Squid With Ginger And Scallions
$12.99
Sweet & Spicy Flounder Fillet
our chef quickly deep-fries boneless fillets to seal in moisture and hold the luscious sauce. he employs the unique asian flavor combination of soy sauce, ginger, sugar, scallions, and wine.
$11.99
Spicy Walnut Delight*
in this mouthwatering dish chinese black mushrooms are transformed into meaty nuggets then sautEed in a tangy sauce with ginger, hot peppers, vegetables and plump candied walnuts. (vegetarian)
$10.99
Sesame Chicken
RICE DISHES (BROWN RICE AVAILABLE)
$6.5
Chicken Tomato Rice
chicken stir-fried with slices of juicy tomatoes with a splash of ketcup
$6.95
Beef Tomato Rice
$6.5
Chicken Curry Rice
chicken curry gravy with onions, water chesnuts, carrots, and green peas, balanced above ric
$6.95
Beef Curry Rice
$6.95
Young Chow Fried Rice
fried rice with the works (shrimp, chicken, and pork)
$6.5
Vegetarian Spinach Fried Rice
rice stir fried with puried spinach, tofu, chinese mushrooms, and topped with pine nuts
RICE NOODLE DISHES
$6.5
Taiwanese Rice Noodles
black mushrooms, cabbage, scallions, and other vegetables, with shredded pork, stir-fried with rice noodles
$6.5
Rice Noodles With Chicken
$6.5
Rice Noodles With Ground Pork
$6.5
Vegetarian Rice Noodles
bok choy, bean sprouts, lettuce, flavorful chinese mushrooms and bamboo shoots
$6.95
Shrimp Curry Rice Noodles
shrimp stir-fried with light rice noofles and a refreshing curry flavor (also known as singapore noodles)
NOODLE SOUPS
$6.95
House Special Noodle Soup
a tempting variety of textures - shrimp, chicken, pork, carrots, black mushrooms, eggs, and other vegetables. a taiwanese specialty
$6.95
Beef Noodle Soup (authentic Taiwanese Homemade Recipe) *
try a surprising blend of chinese spices; served with seasonal chinese greens
$6.95
Seafood Noodles Soup
udon noodles combined with squid, scallops, and shrimpto produce a savory hot soup topped wth scallions
$6.95
Seafood Row Tzaw Rice Noodles Soup
shrimps, scallops, ground pork and imitation crab meat turn this soup into quite a mea
$6.95
Buckwheat Noodle Soup
generous portions of noodles, mushrooms, bamboo slivers, pickled mustard greens, & has sauce flavored with ginger - a taste youll want to try again. (vegetarian)
LO MEIN AND NOODLE DISHES
$6.95
House Lo Mein
soft egg noogles and vegetables teeming with shrimp, chicken, and pork (vegetarian available)
$9.95
House Stir Fried Wide Noodles
shrimp, chicken, and pork stir fried with vegetables (vegetarian available)
RAYS GOURMET DELIGHT
* Hot And Spicy
$9.95
Kung Pao Chicken*
$11.5
Kung Pao Shrimp*
$11.95
Kung Pao Squid*
$9.95
Cashew Chicken
$11.5
Cashew Shrimp
$9.95
Sesame Chicken*
lightly stir-fried chicken topped with sesame seeds, and coated in a sweet and spicy sauce, served with broccoli
$9.95
Hunan Chicken*
$11.5
Hunan Shrimp*
our choice of chicken or shrimp sauteed green pepper, red pepper, broccoli, and baby corn in a pungent hunan sauce
$9.95
Chicken With Black Bean Sauce*
spicy black bean sauce covers a colorful combination of vegetables with your choice of chicken or shrimp
$11.5
Shrimp With Vegetables
broccoli, bamboo shoots, chinese cabbage, and water chestnuts add some crunch to the shrimp in a white garlic sauce
PRICE RANGE
$20
Meals
Lunch
CUISINES
Cafe, Chinese, Asian
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating
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Reviewed November 23, 2018

Love the coffee .Friendly staff. Good lunch food also. Menu is limited but you can't go wrong with the dumplings.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank sng302
Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

You feel really welcome. We just had time to get an iced coffee. Nice service and good prices. Recommend

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Juan R
Reviewed June 29, 2017

The food and the coffee are absolutely amazing. If I had to pick one dish as a favorite, I'd choose the pork and leak dumplings.

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Michelle H
Reviewed January 17, 2017 via mobile

This is a quaint little spot hidden in China Town In Philly they have THE BEST SIPHON COFEE!!! They offer a variety of cofee and a great selection of teas. They offer lunch and dinner and I enjoyed my meal there.

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank Sheeztrouble
Reviewed December 23, 2016 via mobile

Don't let appearances deceive you, this small place is a gem! They have siphoned coffee and it's neat to watch it be made. Be sure to try their house blend. Their general tso's chicken and hot and sour soup were the best I've ever had....More

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank Amanda S
Reviewed November 10, 2016

Have a cup of Jamaican Blue Mt. Choice brewed in the most unconventional ways with the black bean chicken and you will not be disappointed. Also a unique variety of green teas and fantastic cookies.

Date of visit: December 2015
Thank Ken K
Reviewed November 6, 2016 via mobile

it was ok yet overpriced. The owner and staff were nice but my coffee was $5 for a tiny cup. Nor sure if i will return

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank MommyTraveler2
Reviewed August 2, 2016

We were shopping in China Town and saw Ray's and decided to give them a try. We were not disappointed. We started off with shrimp dumplings there were 8 of them and my wife and I loved them the price $6.50. I had sweet and...More

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank Stan B
Reviewed July 27, 2016

We twice stopped by for coffee a few months ago but had not eaten a meal here. We decided to give it a try and were very pleased. There is a nice selection of Asian entrees. The food is delicious and reasonably priced. The coffee...More

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank Family_In_Ardmore
Reviewed June 28, 2016

this place is small but clean. the iced coffee is amazing. the little Italian cookie with it can be skipped as with the cellophane wrapped, purchased pastries. we saw them making dumplings and wish we could have stayed to eat.

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank amyintax
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