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“Good Dim Sum”
Review of Tong Palace

Tong Palace
Ranked #3,285 of 6,030 Restaurants in San Francisco
Cuisines: Asian, Chinese
Neighbourhood: The Richmond
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Neighbourhood: The Richmond
Reviewed 8 September 2015

We had reservations so no problem getting table. It was early, so service was slow to start. Once the food carts started there was still a little wait, but ok. The dim sum was tasty and overall good. We'll above average, not the best in the world, but certainly far above the worse. I had a stomach ache after, so don't know if ate something bad or ate too much. There are many places to eat on Clement and have not yet compared being an Oakland inhabitant. East Bay has some better dim sum restaurants and certainly some worse.

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Reviewed 9 February 2015 via mobile

When you have a 99 year old Chinese man seated at the table next to you and a 90 year old Chinese woman seated at the table behind you, you know you're in the right place for some great Chinese food! (the 99 year old man's daughter told us that and it was true!) The place was packed with locals who were really enjoying their meals. Our food was fresh, hot and very tasty. The place was a little worn could use a remodel. Our table was wobbly but that didn't detract from the excellent food. We will definitely visit again on our next San Francisco vacation.

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Reviewed 13 March 2014

We tried a variety of items. They were all very good. I thought the service was very attentive. This was my first experience at an authentic Chinese dim sum style restaurant and I would definitely return to this restaurant.

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Thank Hawley
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Reviewed 20 September 2013

We had an eight course feast of Chinese food hosted by a former classmate. The food never seemed to stop coming with incredible variety.

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Thank Leslie A
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Reviewed 19 August 2013

We ate here at a catered event for a large number of people. I have very mixed feelings about the establishment. We had a fixed menu and several of the dishes were very good. They served chicken that was not cooked all the way through. We had crab but nothing to crack it with. The service was not really attentive. We had to work to get water, extra napkins, etc. The upstairs rest rooms were dirty. With so many other Chinese restaurants in San Francisco, and particularly on Clement Street, I doubt I would want to go back.

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