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Dinesty On Robson

1719 Robson St | V6g 1c8, Vancouver, British Columbia V6G 1C9, Canada
+1 604-669-7769
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“soup dumplings” (67 reviews)
“pork” (46 reviews)
“xiao long bao” (13 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1719 Robson St | V6g 1c8, Vancouver, British Columbia V6G 1C9, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We had read about the dumplings here, and they are excellent! There is a lunch menu option that includes 3 dumplings, a main, rice and dessert. For 2, we ordered one lunch, with a side of pot stickers. This was plenty of food for us,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 886tinal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dinesty was packed and pretty chaotic during dinner last Friday night and it was hard to get water and drinks, but once the food comes out it keeps coming. Everything we ordered was delicious! They were out of the non-pork soup dumplings which was very...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank TLWhite
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our experience here was great! Food is absolutely delicious - make sure to try the XO sauce dumpling!! - and the service was very friendly.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank NniqS
Reviewed October 30, 2018

There was a line out of the door, but it moved quickly. The place is large and table turnover high during lunch time. The staff is super friendly and fast. Everything is very clean and you can see through a window into the kitchen. They...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank ZenCatMuses
Reviewed October 25, 2018 via mobile

I love dim sum (dumplings), sea food and Chinese food in general, so this place sounded about right to me. When the dishes started to arrive I was excited, but once I tried them, I immediately realized that I have had way better dim sum...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Filipe747
Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

This little restaurant has amazing soup dumplings!!! Yum, we will be back. I would have like to have seen a few more dim sum options but all the dishes we had so fantastic.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank vicky r
Reviewed October 16, 2018

Mum's in Town for Thanksgiving week , before she go back to U.K , she very want to find a good dumpling restaurants , I know she so fussy ! (worst them me ! ) I been looking in to the tripadvisor 's review ,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank TONY L
Reviewed October 11, 2018

We love dim sum and were looking forward to eating here as it was so highly rated. What a mistake. First they were "out of" most of the dim sum. Hard to believe as it was only 11:30 in the morning. We ordered the steamed...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Begonia3
Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

I really enjoyed my soup dumplings and highly recommend them.my friend said the eating instructions are being on the menu. He insisted I let them cool and then dip them in the soy and ginger sauce and not break them open. Careful if you don't...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank ikslah
Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

My husband is Chinese... on our visit to victoria we went to this restaurant twice and the one in Richmond once. That says it all as he's very picky about his Chinese food. Great soup dumplings and sweet and sour fish. As good as san...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank minna4201
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December 21, 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.
Tom D
May 1, 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
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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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