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1905 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-3500
+1 215-568-0088
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I used to love this place when I worked in that part of Center City, and was thrilled to see that they now deliver. I ordered to weeks ago and it was the best Americanized Chinese food I've had in a long time. Great juicy spare ribs and a delicious chicken curry with tons of white meat chicken. Then I... More 

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Thank WrldTraveler004
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26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Have been coming to this place for this years. The food is consistently excellent. Vegetables are fresh and country. Flavors are delicate. The steamed dumplings are a delight. The chicken dishes are cooked in delicious sauces. Oranges always come with the check. Oh, yeah, the fried rice rocks!!! Never had a bad meal yet. Just wish they would expand the... More 

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Thank Kristen B
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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152 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017

We went on our first date anniversary. Our first date in 2012 was at a Chinese restaurant in Richmond, VA, and every year since we try some place different. Last year's disaster in Chinatown left us concerned and the weather was to brisk this year we decided to not venture far from home. The place doesn't look like much really,... More 

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Voorhees, New Jersey
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35 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

A great little restaurant. Every time I try something different and find a new favorite. Always enjoy a nice bowl of Wonton Soup to start. Service is always excellent as well.

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Thank FirePenguin
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2016

Not worth the money, better and more affordable going to a mom/popp Chinese store, food not that great. Also, their main website has an online coupon to use, please see below and it was not valid, I called the store and the gentlemen said they have so many different things out there, he does not know what is valid or... More 

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Thank Wphila
Dana Point, California
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31 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2015

We arrived at lunch time and were promptly seated. The menu had a nice variety of choices, including lunch specials and a full menu at lunch time. The service was attentive, and they were willing to cook to order (no green onions, in my case). The food was very good. Two blocks N of Rittenhouse Square.

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Thank DennyCraneEsq
South Brunswick, New Jersey
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2015

This place is a winner every time. Everything is delicious, I recommend the Mongolian beef with brown rice, scallops and beef, general tsos chicken, eggplant, etc. etc. You get the idea. The price includes soup. Price is super reasonable. Good for inexpensive business lunch. Service is super fast.

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Thank Vina A
Dunedin, Florida
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781 reviews
377 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 293 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 June 2015

We adored Andy's musical combo while we dined upstairs on nicely prepared chinese dishes like Peking duck, This restaurant features modern chinese food. Bar too

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2 Thank DianneWheatley
Charlottesville, Virginia
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467 reviews
307 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 163 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 April 2015

Not a very expensive location (10-15$ per person); generally good food, not hot, even if it says spicy. plenty of rice- white of fried. They charge a bit more for brown. Vegetarian menu available.

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Thank samtrip12345
Raleigh, North Carolina
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23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I almost don't want to write this because I don't want the world to converge on this place such that I cannot get a table next time I am in Philadelphia. We first heard about the restaurant because of the classic jazz combo which plays with a classy singer on Friday nights on the second floor. We thought we would... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Reservations, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1905 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-3500
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-568-0088

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?