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Chestnut Hill
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7838 Germantown Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19118-3527
+1 215-242-8800
14:00 - 22:00
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Sun 14:00 - 22:00
Mon - Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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Lexington, Kentucky
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54 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Greeted by the owner our group of 20 folks had a room with at least three servers. We were well cared for by everyone. The food as usual was top notch. It's easy to share entrees because the portions are huge. I had a crab asparagus salad along with the shrimp angel pasta. Flavors are difficult to capture in words.... More 

Thank Alou722
Naples, Florida
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161 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is my favorite restaurant in Chestnut Hill. Greeted by Henry with that familiar smile was the first sign the night would be good. The menu offers so many really enticing choices that it can be difficult to decide what to order sometimes. However, the hot and sour soup made its way to three of us. Then there were four... More 

Thank PhillyBoy21
Ocean City, Maryland
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158 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Dined at Cin Cin with a party of 8 and enjoyed a variety of selections. The food was delicious, reasonably priced, and quickly served. Our only problem was that upon arrival, the greeter didn't seem able to understand that we had a reservation. He did quickly find us a table, however, so all was well.

Thank Sue A
Naples, Florida
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27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Had reservations at 7 for a table of four on a rainy but still warm Saturday night. I arrived 15 minutes early while my husband was trying to find parking as Chestnut Hill was very busy and the restaurant was packed. Henry, the host, got things under control sitting a few twos until our table was ready. Although I was... More 

Thank Bellissimo345
Margate City, New Jersey
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24 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Have not been to Cin Cin for a few years so decided to drop in Parking lot has only 8 spots so need to find street parking in a fairly busy area Greeted at table by a not so friendly waitress who didn't smile and was not happy we didn't order a cocktail Where were the traditional crispy noodles?Only came... More 

Thank bu40
Clarksburg, New Jersey
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190 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

We've ordered a number of items for take-out over the years our son has lived in this area of PA. However, every order has steamed Dumplings on it! They are easily the best we have ever eaten. It is clear that whoever makes these knows what they are doing. The dumpling wrappers are so light and the filling is so... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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74 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

For years I have been hearing that CinCin is the best Chinese Restaurant in Philadelphia, and possibly the East Coast. I finally had dinner there, and was somewhat disappointed. To be fair I had very high expectations. I ordered the sesame chicken which I was expecting to be full of flavor and spice. It came out very bland and had... More 

Thank David c
Cherry Hill, New Jersey
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016

I've eaten in many Asian restaurants and this is, by far, the best I've ever had. Their General Tso's chicken is perfect and they have the best egg rolls! A must if you're visiting Chestnut Hill.

Thank ldaprile2016
Glenside, United States
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42 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

CinCin is an outstanding Asian-Fusion restaurant - we use both eat-in and take-outs. Always excellent food. We judge Asian restaurants by quality of dumplings - these are superb!

Thank John L W
Apex, North Carolina
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52 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

We arrived w/o a reservation, our mistake! They had a full house but the host let us know that some tables would open up soon. Within 15 mins, we were given a table for the 6 of us. Very gracious waitress, arrived promptly to take our drink orders. By the time our drinks arrived we decided our appetizers. The shrimp... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Chinese, International, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Full Bar
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Open Hours
14:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7838 Germantown Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19118-3527
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > Chestnut Hill
  • Neighbourhood: Chestnut Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 215-242-8800

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