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Dinesty On Robson

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1719 Robson St | V6g 1c8, Vancouver, British Columbia V6G 1C9, Canada
+1 604-669-7769
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“soup dumplings” (57 reviews)
“pork” (41 reviews)
“xiao long bao” (16 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1719 Robson St | V6g 1c8, Vancouver, British Columbia V6G 1C9, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We just finished a long stroll through Stanley Park- ready for lunch- thought of Dim Sum. Yelp users highly recommended Dinesty. Did not disappoint!

Thank RobandChristina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We recently visited Dinesty hoping to taste some of Vancouver’s famously good Chinese food. We were not disappointed. Our party ordered a bunch of dishes (as you typically do at Chinese). The highlight was the dumplings— the shrimp in particular, but the pork were good...More

Thank aesilver
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great XLB, dumplings, sautéed vegetables, and huge variety of traditional Chinese dishes! Very clean and efficient service. We walked in without a wait before 11:30am on a weekday during the holiday week, but by 12 noon there was a line. Nice not to have to...More

Thank kathy1966
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It isn't quite Din Tai Fung, but the Dinesty restaurant on Robson Street comes closer than any others in Vancouver.

Thank ArmchairTouristvideo
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

We are staying in a hotel very near and saw Dinesty. They were making dumplings in the kitchen which is on the window. It all looked clean and professional. We had to wait a few minutes for a table (this place is deservedly popular) we...More

Thank Fiona H
Reviewed 29 November 2017

After a work week in Van, stayed over the weekend to hang out with a friend (and eat!). Since being introduced to XLB in Edmonton, I’m a big fan and anytime in a locale that may have good ones, I’ll seek these soup dumplings out....More

Thank Avid_Reader_10
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

The wait was lengthy, but the dumplings were satisfying. While they aren't the best in Vancouver, they filled the void on a cold, rainy night.

1  Thank Bruce M
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

It's been my first time in this restaurant; the menu has a good variety of choice. I ordered squid in ginger sauce along with fried pastry of duck; both were average. Service is fast and friendly ☺️price is reasonable. I'll definitely com back to try...More

Thank Serdar O
Reviewed 28 October 2017

We're glad for the meal we enjoyed. Thankfully we decided to stick to this place duing an incredibly busy weekday lunchtime, though we nearly gave up to the long wait (which was estimated almost precisely to the minute). The staff do their best with the...More

Thank mpugs21
Reviewed 27 October 2017

We are from the SF bay Area so excuse me if I know a thing or to about Dim Sum, and Shanghainese food.

Thank SojournerDrew
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21 December 2017|
Response from 682terryj | Reviewed this property |
Yes they offer gift cards. If you go on their website click on special offers and gift cards are there.
Thomas D
1 May 2016|
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Response from SWilson10 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they take reservations. And I recommend making one as it's a popular (and worth it) restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1719 Robson St | V6g 1c8, Vancouver, British Columbia V6G 1C9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Robson Street
  • Neighbourhood: Robson Street
  • Phone Number: +1 604-669-7769
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