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Golden River

5827 Geary Blvd, San Francisco, CA 94121-2004
+1 415-668-5105
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“siu mai” (2 reviews)
“dim sum” (12 reviews)
“pork” (2 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
5827 Geary Blvd, San Francisco, CA 94121-2004
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Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

Unlike many popular dim sum restaurants in San Francisco, you order your dim sum on the menu as this restaurant instead of selecting the dim sum dish from a cart that comes around. For that aspect, this restaurant does not offer the traditional dim sum...More

Thank Gkitazum
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Our normal Dim Sum restaurant was closed on Wednesdays so we went here and was very pleased and satisfied with the food, the selections, the taste, the service and the pricing. It is great value for the money. We ordered lots of dishes and tried...More

Thank Travelhappy998
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Clearly a popular spot for locals, as people keep pouring in. My husband did all of the ordering and maybe that was our first mistake. Everything that came out was gelatinous and not in the fun jello kind of way, but the gooey pasty kind...More

Thank Madeline F
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Finishing a medical checkup at nearby UCSF, we wanted to go to TonKiang, our favorite dim sum place in SF. But it was Wednesday and we forgot it is closed then. So once again TA comes to the rescue, and the writeup and reviews of...More

Thank MikeandSarah
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Went in after eye surgery for a quick lunch and service was great and speedy. Bean curd roll and stuffed egg plant was excellent!! The rest of the fare came fast and hot!

Thank Arnold C
Reviewed 21 July 2016

Ton Kiang is next door. my wife and I parked then walked two blocks. Ton is now closed on Wednesdays. The Golden River is next door so we tried it. Food okay, service okay. Nothing special. Menu is in two parts- a picture menu and...More

Thank bob n
Reviewed 28 June 2016

One of my neighberhood Chinese Cantonese spots to go to. The first time I went there was because they serve Dim Sum till 9pm and I had a craving. I was surprised that it was pretty good. It took awhile to get it, but worth...More

Thank Ebert K
Reviewed 14 July 2015

We eat here quite a bit since this is one of my Aunt's favorite Chinese restaurants. We were a party of nine and my Aunt ordered her favorites: Scallop and egg white fried rice (this one has less cholesterol) Beef Chow Fun, Singapore style Noodles...More

Thank Flounder B
Reviewed 9 June 2015 via mobile

My brother and I are staying nearby while visiting San Francisco, and we're walking down the street just trying to find a place to get some dinner. This restaurant wasn't too busy at 7pm, but more people showed up as we were there. Clean, crisp...More

Thank skipper328
Reviewed 24 April 2015

This place is a regular stop when I am in SF. It is away from the touristy Chinese areas and has a homey feel. It is great for groups, service is friendly and efficient and the dim sum is varied and delicious. No long lines...More

Thank Donna H
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5827 Geary Blvd, San Francisco, CA 94121-2004
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > The Richmond
  • Neighbourhood: The Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 415-668-5105
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