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Jin House

1117 Locust St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-5519
+1 215-592-9500
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19 Mar 2017
“Requested Cash Payment!”
27 Jul 2016
“Buddah would be proud”
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1117 Locust St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-5519
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Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

I have been ordering take-out delivery from them for over 5 years & have always paid with a major credit card. Today, when I said I wanted to use credit, they responded "don't you have cash." I sarcastically retorted, do you have cash? The next...More

Thank toughbutfair2016
Reviewed 27 July 2016

I especially enjoy the combination platters. I love the take away enjoyment of sitting and eating in the nearby park

Thank mailpaulr
Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

A quiet restaurant located on locust street. At first glance it does not look very enticing. I went in as I wanted some Chinese food and ordered the general Jin special chicken dish. Essentially sweet chilly chicken and vegetables. Was good. Cost only $10 and...More

Thank Wtfon1
Reviewed 29 December 2015

Location is along a stretch of Locust Street which has a number of good restaurants such as Garces Trading Company. Diners looking for authentic Chinese comfort food will find this place quite adequate -- and inexpensive. Modest decor and not much of an ambience for...More

Thank PettRuss8
Reviewed 16 December 2015

We order take out from Jin House on a regular basis. Readers should be aware that their menu includes excellent Japanese as well. Their sushi rolls are excellent and "travel" well. We've also enjoyed the sushi and sashimi options as well. The service is terrifically...More

1  Thank MarkCunningham
Reviewed 4 December 2015 via mobile

We aging downtown and ordered for delivery twice. Excellent, fresh food in a timely manner. They must change their oil often because it tasted very fresh. The Singapore Mei Fun with Curry is very good.

Thank OldCarGuy66Plymouth
Reviewed 20 April 2015

I am not sure how clean the restaurant is but the food is not greasy here at all. I have done delivery and take out and both times have been pretty good. The bean curd entrees are very nice, the egg roll is good and...More

Thank MABM917
Reviewed 27 May 2013

Had a very cheap takeout late one night after a conference. Great mix of home style Chinese and Japanese standards (sushi and teriyaki etc). Freshly prepared, tasty, good size portions and not loaded with MSG. Heaving with local residents and workers getting takeout, which had...More

Thank Pennydoctor
Reviewed 2 May 2013

Although there are a few tables, the phone is always ringing at Jin (gold in Chinese) House, open each night until 11. Primarily a busy no-nonsense take-out corner that lives up to its name, Jin caters to the entire neighborhood - from MDs at nearby...More

9  Thank Herstory_62
Reviewed 21 November 2012

Having studied in Philadelphia a couple of years ago and now on holiday, I decided to go back to the place where I frequently picked up my lunch from. I was glad to notice nothing had changed much. It is a pretty simple Chinese restaurant,...More

Thank Karxala_Portugal
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Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1117 Locust St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-5519
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-592-9500
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