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Shanghai River

7831 Westminster Hwy, Richmond, British Columbia V6X 4J4, Canada
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good45%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“dumplings” (41 reviews)
“xiao long bao” (24 reviews)
“soup” (25 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
7831 Westminster Hwy, Richmond, British Columbia V6X 4J4, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

We were so looking forward to eating at our Shanghainese restaurant of choice in Richmond yesterday but were greatly disappointed. It was not too busy so there is no excuse for the quality of food and service that we received. The noodles soup (braised beef...More

Thank Judy C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The lamb with garlic, melts in your mouth. Can hardly wait for our next visit, to try more dishes. Steamed pork buns were amazing!

Thank Melinda C
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I gave a try here when we stayed in Richmond at the end of our trip. It was a great decision. The staff here were very professional, and knowledgeable. We shared a few dishes, but our favorite were hot and sour noodles...More

Thank MIBO1892
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Shanghai River really doesn't need another excellent review - it is always busy which is not surprising since it it is a truly superior Chinese restaurant. I make it a point to eat there more than once every time i am in Vancouver. i...More

Thank Ipswichtraveller9
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Anytime I can I really enjoy coming to Shanghai River. I have been a number of times. The food and service are excellent. Prices are not cheap but are well worth it. I haven’t had anything that we did not enjoy. From appetizers to little...More

Thank Jim W
Reviewed 7 December 2017

My years of service in Richmond, price increase a lot due to inflation. They serve good tasty food with deep flavor. Sitting hall is comfort with soft ambient light. Friendly service. I like there dumpling with soup, fine shell filled with lot of delicious soup....More

Thank Albert L
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

This place is not cheap but it is good. We had the spicy shrimp and the smoked duck. Rice on the side. Good tea, OK wine. The food was delicious! I would eat here repeatedly given the chance.

Thank katey1010
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

Having dined in tons of Chinese restaurants in the lower mainland, I can say this place is definitely one of the very best. The crab soup dumpling is very good. The skin is just slightly thicker than typical competitors and a slightly larger shell is...More

Thank Josephliyen
Reviewed 11 November 2017

The food was delicious. Every dish was tasty and savory without being overly seasoned or too salty. We had a vegetarian in our family so it makes ordering a little more of a challenge but the waitress was helpful. Almost all noodle dishes have a...More

Thank Lauren K
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Amazing food freshly prepared. Packed with families which is a good sign. I stayed in one of the nearby Airport hotel for three weeks and ate here with friends three times.

Thank Simon D
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Response from medi470 | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7831 Westminster Hwy, Richmond, British Columbia V6X 4J4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Richmond>  > City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: City Centre
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