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854 Washington St, San Francisco, CA 94108-1209
+1 415-989-0818
Today
11:00 - 21:00
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Thu - Tue 11:00 - 21:00
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Hawaii
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660 reviews
256 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 237 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We eat here whenever we visit San Francisco. The menu offers an extensive variety and there are also tasty dishes in the counter as you walk in. Our favorite is the mixed gluten. Service was very good and the staff very friendly. Highly recommended!

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Thank kupunakane
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39 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Delicious and authentic Hong Kong style vegetarian cuisine. No meat, whatsoever, you won't need it. Some dishes are gluten free as well.

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Thank Kelly L
Manchester, United Kingdom
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90 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

I have eaten here twice and it is incredibly welcoming and the food is really rustic. The crispy wonton is light and incredibly moreish. I also recommend the mock goose as a main course. The portions is really large and this is great value for money. You will have change for some great deserts. We had the sweet bean to... More 

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Thank MancTeacher
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 26 October 2016

A small place off the main street. They were accommodating to steaming food and not using oil. Prices were very reasonable. Vegetables were not as flavorful, so needed lots of soy sauce. On a side note, this is a CASH only restaurant. Nothing was posted on the doors or inside. Nice waitress.

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Thank Victoria O
Penarth, United Kingdom
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114 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

On holiday with a friend and her children, one of who is a vegetarian so after a Google search of vegetarian restaurants in San Francisco we decided to try Lucky Creation - I am so glad we did. 3 non vegetarians were extremely pleasantly surprised with just how delicious, and tasty our dishes were. Thankfully we'd all agreed to try... More 

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Thank Sue H
Jerusalem, Israel
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40 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

We asked the front desk in our hotel to direct us to a vegetarian restaurant and this is where she sent us. Except for the fried wonton appetizer which was freshly prepared and o.k. the other dishes were bland and tasted the same. Before leaving we used the restroom, accessed via the kitchen. I believe if we'd used them before... More 

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Thank Nech_Jerusalem
London, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 2016

This cozy restaurant on a side street in Chinatown specializes in vegetarian food. From bean cakes to meatless chicken many inspiring and tasty dishes appear on the menu. Homely atmosphere and affordable prices. I would recommend stopping by even for just a quick or small bite.

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Thank sims1990
Las Vegas, Nevada
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22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

As a vegetarian, I was really excited to try this place. What sealed the deal for our group was that it was located centrally in Chinatown, which was an area we all wanted to visit. The restaurant itself was a charming, if bit dated hole in the wall. Service was very good and prices are extremely reasonable. My favorite dish... More 

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Thank violingirlamanda
Sydney, Australia
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 March 2016

Given this restaurant had a 4 star rating by trip advisor I was expecting something good. The food was typical bad western-Chinese food with over reliance on corn starch to thicken the sauces. Black mushrooms were the standard Chinese dried mushrooms you get straight from a packet. Chrysanthemum tea and steamed rice were the nicest things I had there.

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1 Thank Karen J
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2016 via mobile

Food was not that great. Better off ordering steam rice rather than fried rice cause it was hardly fried and was a bit watery. The curry and the tofu were not seasoned enough. Staff member were not that interactive. If you're in a rush to get food then I guess it's ok but otherwise I wouldn't go here for quality... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 854 Washington St, San Francisco, CA 94108-1209
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 415-989-0818

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

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Chinatown
As the oldest in North America, San Francisco's Chinatown is an exotic experience. A unique neighbourhood decorated with colourful shops, historic streetlights, hanging lanterns, and pagoda roofs awaits behind the stone-carved dragon gates. Feast on dim sum at the tea houses, or meet the locals who gather at historic Portsmouth Square to play chess or practice Tai Chi. Fish markets, produce stands, tourist shops, jewelry stores, fortune tellers, temples and restaurants come together to create a world unto itself in this historic neighbourhood.
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