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Dinesty On Robson

1719 Robson St | V6g 1c8, Vancouver, British Columbia V6G 1C9, Canada
+1 604-669-7769
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“soup dumplings” (67 reviews)
“pork” (47 reviews)
“xiao long bao” (13 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1719 Robson St | V6g 1c8, Vancouver, British Columbia V6G 1C9, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Try the Xiao Long Bao dumplings. They were very tasteful. Loved the restaurant. A lot of choice in the menu too.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Pascal B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not a bad place to go if you are craving dumplings downtown. The food was good but the portions were small for the price. If you have the option to get into Chinatown or Richmond, your choices are better. The place gets really busy as...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank richiel747
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food overall was very good but I thought the portions were on the small side. We ordered pork dumplings (out of all the shrimp, shrimp/pork and shrimp/scallop/pork around 6:00), the duck wrapped in tofu which was surprisingly bland, scallops with asparagus which tasted good...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Tanis J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place sure does get busy. If you are thinking you are going to just get a seat easily for lunch without a wait think again. As we couldn't get in before a scheduled massage we decided to grab take out for dinner on our...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank bernetaa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Has become our favourite restaurant in the West End. Favourites include the pork soup dumplings, Spicy String Beans with Minced Pork, Stir Fried Shredded Pork with Chili, and Mongolian Beef. Every time we go there we try a new dish. Frequently there is a lineup,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank brucea
Reviewed 10 December 2018

We had read about the dumplings here, and they are excellent! There is a lunch menu option that includes 3 dumplings, a main, rice and dessert. For 2, we ordered one lunch, with a side of pot stickers. This was plenty of food for us,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 886tinal
Reviewed 28 November 2018

Dinesty was packed and pretty chaotic during dinner last Friday night and it was hard to get water and drinks, but once the food comes out it keeps coming. Everything we ordered was delicious! They were out of the non-pork soup dumplings which was very...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank TLWhite
Reviewed 14 November 2018 via mobile

Our experience here was great! Food is absolutely delicious - make sure to try the XO sauce dumpling!! - and the service was very friendly.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank NniqS
Reviewed 30 October 2018

There was a line out of the door, but it moved quickly. The place is large and table turnover high during lunch time. The staff is super friendly and fast. Everything is very clean and you can see through a window into the kitchen. They...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank ZenCatMuses
Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

I love dim sum (dumplings), sea food and Chinese food in general, so this place sounded about right to me. When the dishes started to arrive I was excited, but once I tried them, I immediately realized that I have had way better dim sum...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Filipe747
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21 December 2017|
Response from 682terryj | Reviewed this property |
Yes they offer gift cards. If you go on their website click on special offers and gift cards are there.
Tom D
2 May 2016|
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Response from SWilson10 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they take reservations. And I recommend making one as it's a popular (and worth it) restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1719 Robson St | V6g 1c8, Vancouver, British Columbia V6G 1C9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Central
  • Neighbourhood: Central
  • Phone Number: +1 604-669-7769
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