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Yank Sing

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Shanghai Kurobuta Pork Dumpling
A yank‏ sing signature dish of minced kurobuta pork, scallion and ginger wrapped and steamed in its own aromatic broth
Snowpea Shoots Dumpling
Translucent bonnets stuffed with a filling of chopped snow pea tendrils, roasted pine nuts and a hint of ginger, garlic and sesame oil
Mandarin Dumplings with Chives
A fresh herb filling of hand chopped chinese garlic, chives, cilantro, and shrimp stuffed in translucent 'three cornered hat' dumplings
Chicken Mushroom Dumpling
Steamed translucent‏ crescent dumplings filled with a tasty wok cooked hand chopped chicken, shiitake mushroom, winter bamboo shoots, and cilantro flavored stuffing
Stuffed Lotus Leaf
Steamed lotus leaf parcel filled with glutinous (sticky) rice, lumps of lop cheung (chinese sausage ), shiitake mushrooms, chicken cubes, and sun dried shrimp
Savory Vegetable Dumpling
Frizzled topped pouch stuffed with a savory mild curried vegetarian filling of rare sichuan bamboo fungus, cabbage, bamboo shoots, carrots, sun dried bean curd sticks and gingko nuts
Shrimp Dumpling
Hand chopped shrimp embedded with crunchy bits of sweet winter bamboo shoot tips and fashioned into a bonnet
Pork & Shrimp Siu Mye
Hand chopped shrimp with pork, shiitake mushrooms filling hand wrapped in fresh pasta skin and hand formed into a fluted 'basket.'
Spring Roll
Cantonese spring rolls filled with a wok cooked mixture of hand cut julienned pork, shrimp, minced black mushrooms, cabbage, winter bamboo shoot tips and scallions
Phoenix Tail Prawn
Classic whole plump shrimp, with a shrimp mousse croquette encasing, lightly battered and deep fried until golden brown; served with a sweet and sour dipping sauce
Yank Sing Restaurants specializes in traditional and contemporary Dim Sum and is located in the heart of San Francisco.
USD 20 - USD 30
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Brunch
Chinese, Asian
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My first San Francisco dim sum, and it was excellent. They have the usual dishes - soup dumplings, shrimp hakow, shrimp rice noodle...I enjoyed the silken tofu, purple cabbage salad as a refreshing counterpoint, and tried the mushroom dumpling and pea shoot dumplings, quite good...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank joannecE6878XF
Reviewed 1 week ago

This review is for my family's experience for Yank Sing Rincon Center location. I have had the opportunity to enjoy dim sim in a number of cities and locations, and I can say definitively that Yank Sing is very, VERY good at what they do....More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Patrick P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife had never had dim sum. I wanted her to experience it. I ask my brother where to go; he said Yank Song was were he ate in San Francisco. My best friend (we ate with him and his wife) also suggested this restaurant...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank MidwifeSpouse
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first stop after we landed in San Fran. We had 1:30pm reservation - we arrived 5min early but still got seated around 1:40pm. :( So make sure you have a reservation. Food carts come around quickly and you can flag down a...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank qlee72
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

...And they loved it. The atmosphere was great and the carts of food just kept coming. In fact my very picky son, who never wants to try anything, ate chicken feet. Because everything else was so good...so why not???? Someone once told me this was...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Jerry G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband’s fav dim sum spot in US is a must stop when traveling to the bay. The location inside Rincon center is in the financial district and we have been here every trip to the Bay Area. The options are both traditional dim sum...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank CalifloridaQueen
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my second visit to this chain and this time I visited with a Chinese native, where we received a completely different level of service! They didn't once try and offer us non-authentic dishes. We got the best of all the dim sum and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Travellover6128
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was very disappointed by the food, the basic dumplings were just average, and came sometime cold . The restaurant it’s fancy ,the service excellent but the food, most important, is mediocre considering the price.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Prisca B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is a popular stop for dim sum in San Francisco for a reason. The food is absolutely delicious. I had been craving BBQ pork buns for the past 10 years since I went to China, and the pork buns at Yank Sing did...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Angela_Houser
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A nice place for having a quiet meal. The dumplings which we ordered were extremely delicious! The place deserves to get visited.

Date of visit: November 2018
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Jerry K
25 August 2017|
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Response from Susan1148 | Reviewed this property |
About a ten or fifteen minute walk but if you wish, there is a trolley that runs down the Embarcadero which would take you from the cruise pier to Mission Street. Then your walk is 1 1/2 blocks. The restaurant is inside... More
2 June 2017|
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Response from krazykane | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure they can accommodate large parties with advanced notice at the Rincon Center location.
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