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3366 Douglas St, Victoria, British Columbia V8Z 3L3, Canada
+1 250-383-8718
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Read Island
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always crowded, always busy. But also, always very, very good. I am gweilo but I KNOW dim sum and JF is the best on the southern Island.

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Thank sallyd926
Victoria, Canada
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38 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

all 6 of the items I ordered were very good & plentiful. The delivery service was promo and excellent

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Thank Gail M
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

i have been going there since they opened. over the years, i would occasionally order a dim sum item off the regular fare served on the carts. all too often, i would be ready to leave when the item would show up after 1/2 hour. Sometime the order would not get in. They are hard-pressed to make it right. Even... More 

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Thank Chumi G
Vancouver, Canada
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50 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

We went here for dim sum on a Saturday late morning early afternoon. Had a long wait but it was worth it. Great food. Fast and plentiful. The serving sizes are large and made fresh. You can also order items from the menu. Gai Lan was perfect. The staff are friendly and a few of the women are VERY easy... More 

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Thank NGBUNK
Vancouver, Canada
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144 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Whenever we visit Victoria we often had a challenging time seeking 'good' Chinese food in Victoria. We came here with my mother's BFF who is Chinese and has lived in Victoria for over 50 yrs. She recommended this place for dim sum based on value and tasty food. The restaurant is on floor 1R which you need to go inside... More 

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Thank Melanie E
Victoria, Canada
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23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

We have been going there for a number of years. The quality has been declining over that time. The other night my wife went in for supper. There was only one other couple in there dining. That is not a good sign. Our first clue that things might not go well were the three black hairs on the white table... More 

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Thank MensaMan49
Winnipeg, Canada
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101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Fast and friendly service made this a quick meal. Nothing stands out except the won ton soup, the other dishes were okay and nothing was bad. I'm going to have to try the dim sum at another time.

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Thank Travellingfool2013
Vancouver, Canada
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144 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Whenever we visit Victoria we often had a challenging time seeking 'good' Chinese food in Victoria. We came here with my mother's BFF who is Chinese and has lived in Victoria for over 50 yrs. She recommended this place for dim sum based on value and tasty food. The restaurant is on floor 1R which you need to go inside... More 

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Thank Melanie E
Moscow, Idaho
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27 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Fabulous authentic experience. The basement location adds to the ambiance. Great service. Great food. Not cheap but we will be back!! This is a great stop on any visit.

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Thank Karmadoggie
Alberta
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118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Had family of 11 attend today &I we were not disappointed. Our family have tried quite few Dim Sum places but we have found this to be the best in Victoria. Food was excellent & service fantastic. We have returned many times & will continue to do so when in town.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3366 Douglas St, Victoria, British Columbia V8Z 3L3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria
  • Phone Number: +1 250-383-8718

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?