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Ton Kiang

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5821 Geary Blvd, San Francisco, CA 94121-2004
+1 415-752-4440
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09:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 09:00 - 21:00
Mon - Tue 10:30 - 21:00
Thu 10:30 - 21:00
Fri 10:30 - 21:30
Sat 09:30 - 21:30
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Sao Paulo, SP
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528 reviews
357 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 222 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great experience, dim sum is several small dishes, prices ranging from $4 - $7.95, that waitresses pass along the restaurant and you take whatever you want. This means it is fast, you barely sit and food is knocking on your table. Everything we tried was delicious, specially the scallop shrimp dumplings and the shrimp ball. A must... More 

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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm a Bay Area local and dine often at Ton Kiang and also order take away frequently. I was quite surprised on November 14th when the delivery person asked that I tip him in cash as he handed me my credit card receipt. I said I preferred to tip on the credit card bill and he insisted cash only. That... More 

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Thank Melany W
Novato, California
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29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Bay Area locals like us know you don't need to eat in Chinatown to get great dim sum. We've been going to Ton Kiang for several years now. They serve affordable dim sum all day, and Hakka-inspired main dishes in evenings. It's an unfussy place, and quite authentic. My wife lived in Hong Kong and Taiwan, and is quite particular... More 

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Thank Eugene E
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110 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

Excellent and unassuming Chinese restaurants, where you can get a very wide choice od succulent dim sums at lunch time. Trolleys pass throughout the restaurant so that you can pick up your favorites. Also the other dishes looked very good, but we couldn't taste them coz we had too many dim sums ...

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Thank Riccardo C
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509 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

This place is way better than the other place. The prices are way better. The dim sum is really good.

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Thank Scrappleking
Bowral, Australia
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304 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 220 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Get in early and there is no wait. Quick service as you expect but also helpful. Dim Sum fillings were excellent and mostly light wrappers. Vegetables were the highlight and we highly recommend the stuffed eggplant and asparagus. Roast duck looked amazing. You just need to slow it down a bit otherwise you end up with everything at once. In... More 

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Petaluma, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

Sure, this place is good for dim sum. Sure the wait staff is imposing and "typical" forcing dishes on the unknowing. Can you get better dim sum, a definite resounding, "OF COURSE". The offerings here are your standards across the board. Go over to the new listing on Geary like flower lounge, 26th and geary, clement street...just go where you... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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66 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

We had dinner here on our last trip in 2012 but wanted to try lunch today. Very busy at 12:30 p.m. but we had a booth after a short wait. We were a little overwhelmed at first when the waitresses started bringing plates of cooked food in rapid succession. We had ordered off the menu for dinner last time. We... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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113 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

We ordered take out from this place which you could do all online or via telephone and we walked round the corner and picked up & was ready within 15mins. The restaurant was full when we arrived which I always think is a good sign. The food was fab, large take out portions and everything we ordered tasted very fresh... More 

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

We have been eating dim sum at this restaurant for several decades now and have never had a meal here that we did not thoroughly enjoy. The two of us are extremely fond of dim sum and have dined at well known dim sum restaurants everywhere we have traveled, from New York to Sydney and Melbourne, to Vancouver and San... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 12 - US$ 30
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 21:00
Monday
10:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 21:00
Thursday
10:30 - 21:00
Friday
10:30 - 21:30
Saturday
09:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5821 Geary Blvd, San Francisco, CA 94121-2004
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > The Richmond
  • Neighbourhood: The Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 415-752-4440

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