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2018 Vacation

Interesting place to visit while in Philadelphia. Authentic food everywhere. We enjoyed the walk... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Matt Y
Marion, Ohio
via mobile
Small, but filled with lots of shops and restaurants

We really enjoyed our time in Chinatown. It is very similar to many of the other American... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2018
jer b
Bristol, Connecticut
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4 weeks ago
“2018 Vacation ”
13 Aug 2018
“Small, but filled with lots of shops and restaurants”
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Interesting place to visit while in Philadelphia. Authentic food everywhere. We enjoyed the walk through.

1  Thank Matt Y
Reviewed 14 August 2018

We really enjoyed our time in Chinatown. It is very similar to many of the other American Chinatowns with plenty of restaurants, vendors and shops. We took and uber in as we were told that parking could be difficult. We ate at the Dim Sum...More

1  Thank jer b
Reviewed 8 July 2018

Didn't think this part that was that great. Love the art work around the town but not much else. No parking really for this part of the town. It was interesting part of the town and my kid loved the bubble tea I am not...More

2  Thank Matt P
Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

Wow, walked thru the district window shopping. Was actually shocked at how rude so many of the vendors were. Asked about produce, saying “excuse me” first and the guy scolds me and never answers my question. Didn’t drop a dime although I was anxious for...More

Thank RickiePooFan
Reviewed 5 March 2018

I love the size of Philly Chinatown. Doesn't overwhelm you like New York Chinatown. You can shop for trinkets and food and kitchen wares all within 10 blocks. Then grab a bubble tea and shop more. Best place to park is Bright Parking, I paid...More

1  Thank shalibibi
Reviewed 12 September 2017

I had my first ever Bubble Tea in Chinatown in Philadelphia at Vivi Bubble Tea. I really enjoyed the Strawberry Float. It is a small place however very trendy with amazing Bubble Tea! Other venues I have tried Bubble Tea at have not come close...More

1  Thank Victoria N
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Just behind downtown, one finds this very small traditional Chinatown with a number of adequate inexpensive restaurants and imports stores. Nice arch.

1  Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 28 June 2016

On Race St, between 11th and 10th are a few of the best Chinese restaurants in America and they're all a bargain. The Philly Chinatown is a perfect size, big enough to have anything you want to do and small enough to do it in...More

1  Thank Kauai-Biz-Traveler
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