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Jade Cathay

1339 N. 1st Street, San Jose, CA 95112-4710
+1 408-392-9388
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good49%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“dim sum” (20 reviews)
“duck” (8 reviews)
“shumai” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 2:30 PMAll hours
Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
1339 N. 1st Street, San Jose, CA 95112-4710
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Reviewed 11 September 2017

We enjoyed another very good dim sum lunch at Jade Cathay. Service is always good They have dim sum on carts and one can also order speciality items from a menu. We had this time 1. Hot Tea 2. Chicken Feet 3. Beef Noodle Roll...More

Thank mini
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Loved the dim sum here! We arrived around Noon on a Saturday and it was already crowded. The service was great, lots of good options!

Thank Nicole D
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

I got to my hotel. It was right across the street from a real Chinese restaurant. I decided to go. The college food had very few vegetables. I was hungry for vegetables. I went in. It looked Chinese! The menu looked very good. I ordered...More

Thank Droundy
Reviewed 24 July 2017

We returned for another good dim sum lunch. The manager usually goes out of her way to welcome us That is so nice. Servers are wonderful. This time we had chicken feet, dumplings, duck, raddish cake, custards, and stuffed pastries. We had oolong tea with...More

Thank mini
Reviewed 16 July 2017

The food selection and quality was very good. The wait staff was very attentive. The ambiance wasn't much to speak of, but it was clean and affordable.

Thank Cyndy A
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Very dimples place with minimum decoration but the food is just amazing. Prices are moderate and plates are abundant . You must visit this place!!!

Thank Prietoinc
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Menu is very extensive, but the wait staff were most accommodating with questions and descriptions of the food. Great result for the meal.

Thank _mmcintos
Reviewed 11 June 2017

We returned for dim sum. This time we had taro root, beef noodle, chicken feet, shumai, shrimp rice ball, and sesame ball. All were very tasty. We had tea with it. Service here is friendly and good. The dim serve staff brings dishes frequently. One...More

Thank mini
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Went here last night for dinner and had their dim sum. The service was average, there was three people serving and they had several large groups that seemed to command most of the servers attention. I had to wait for quite a while for ordering....More

Thank Berries1
Reviewed 25 April 2017

The food was fresh and service was great. There is an extensive menu with most of the usual favorites and some extras.

Thank Stephen L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1339 N. 1st Street, San Jose, CA 95112-4710
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +1 408-392-9388
Serves Dim Sum at lunch 7 days a week.Large Chinese dishes with fresh seafood fromSalt water tanks.
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