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ABC Seafood Restaurant

973 E Hillsdale Blvd, Foster City, CA 94404-2112
+1 650-328-2288
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good35%
  • Average28%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible13%
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“dim sum” (29 reviews)
“abalone” (2 reviews)
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Chinese, Seafood, Asian
$$ - $$$
973 E Hillsdale Blvd, Foster City, CA 94404-2112
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Reviewed July 12, 2018

From reading previous reviews, I had expected more from this restaurant. The vegetable spring rolls came to the table lukewarm; the wraps were crispy, but very oily. The green onion pancake was doughy and oily. We ordered vegetable fried rice, but we received Vegi with...More

Thank teryl341
Reviewed July 9, 2018

ABC has an extensive menu of Chinese food from which to choose, although some items tend to be a bit pricey. The service, however, left something to be desired as it appeared as if the non-Chinese, non-Asian customer was a bit of an inconvenience; we...More

Thank treborz1
Reviewed May 29, 2018

We have been coming to ABC Seafood Restaurant for Dim Sum for about 10 years now & it never disappoints. The wait could be long, which is never good, but once you get seated it is worth it. Service can be off & on. Like...More

Thank michaelkT1957ZO
Reviewed May 2, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful restaurant in a little shopping center. Well attended no locals and workers from nearby. Traditional Chinese dishes that were served quickly and were hot and delicious. Chicken and veggie potstickers were ample in size, shrimp dumpling were super crisp and a delight to eat....More

Thank Amy M
Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

ABC Seafood restaurant once had a reputation as one of the top dim sum and seafood restaurants in the Bay Area. Sadly the quality of the food and service has declined precipitously over the years. I quit coming to this restaurant for many years but...More

Thank Lacheng
Reviewed March 12, 2018 via mobile

Dumplings were uneventful. Two small pieces of plain pork folded in fried dough. No sauce served with them or anything flavorful to go along. Hot tea is served on arrival and was good looseleaf tea. Chairs were dark in color, yet still visibly stained. As...More

Thank hotvacation2008
Reviewed March 9, 2018 via mobile

Food took forever, waiters ignored us. When the food eventually came, the items came one at a time over the time span of an hour. Stay away from the scallop and tofu dish unless you really really love tofu. It’s a few scallops spread over...More

Thank C798NFtaras
Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

We eat here about twice a year. It keeps getting better and better. This visit the Tim Sum (or Dim sum) was so incredible taste wise and the portion size was great! One piece took two or three bites. They also cook it after you...More

Thank randym133
Reviewed October 2, 2017

We just got back, (Galapagos & Machu Picchu), where Brother-in-law/wife picked us up from SFO, and they referred this dim sum restaurant for lunch. We arrived past the lunch crowd; got a table right away but I had to ask for ice water 3x. Many...More

Thank napavalleygal
Reviewed September 10, 2017 via mobile

Dim sum food and flavor is very good. the Dim Sum in prepare a la carte. no traditional dim sum cart. The service is aweful. we request service utensil and water 4 different time and they keep ignore

Thank alsolution
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$50
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 973 E Hillsdale Blvd, Foster City, CA 94404-2112
    (Shell Blvd)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Foster City
  • Phone Number: +1 650-328-2288
  • E-mail
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