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New Asia Restaurant

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772 Pacific Ave, San Francisco, CA 94133-4440
+1 415-391-6666
Today
08:00 - 15:00
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Hours:
Sun 17:00 - 17:00
Mon - Fri 10:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 08:00 - 15:00
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is where the locals like to eat dim sum in Chinatown. Has all the usual dishes pushed around on carts. Charge $1.25 per person for jasmine tea or water

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Thank SmoothTravel101
Conestogo, Canada
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66 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were told this was a great place to come in China Town and it did not disappointed. I appreciate the hostesses enthusiasm to get folks to their seats in a timely manner ;). The carts had lots of great options. We had Cheung fun, sui mai, BBQ pork bao, duck bao, and har gao, all were delicious.i would recommend... More 

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Thank Kate H
Vacaville, California
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42 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just love this place. We have been going for years and it is always good. It is an adventure. Very few wait staff know any English, so you may not know what you have ordered or are eating, but it's lots of fun.

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Thank docbullyawn
Las Vegas, Nevada
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52 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

While wandering Chinatown with my mom, we were looking for a place to eat lunch. We stumbled upon New Asia and walked into unfamiliar territory. First of all, the place is huge, like a wedding banquet hall. We quickly discovered that we were the only 2 caucasion people in the restaurant. If a place is full of locals, its usually... More 

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Thank arockrn
Cupertino, California
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28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

dim sum at midday is average evening dishes are awful everything is cooked with same sauce kung pao is made with peanuts even tho menu says cashew extremely dirty bathrooms service is poor and then they shout at you for extra tip when you pay AVOID

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Thank JoeWN
Colorado
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29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

We went to this restaurant for their Dim Sum (we were new to this) What an experience! Language was an issue so we had to use the picture menu and point or when the came by with a cart we wold check the groceries out and point! People watching was great. We didn't try the 'chicken feet' but I regret... More 

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Thank skiman44
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

My husband and I found this place by accident while on our honeymoon on 2012... Maybe it was the love in the air.. but, we had such an amazing experience that we've been trying to find the place ever since! We got there 'round 11ish AM, the 100 + seat place was packed AND we were the only 2 non-... More 

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Thank Culebr
Sarasota, Florida
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93 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

Maybe my expectations were too high, this being San Fransisco Chinatown, but I found the dim sum here very mediocre. Many dishes were cold, or not very tasty. Only dish I Really liked were the roast pork buns, which were pretty good. For sure, skip the small Peking duck plates.

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Thank j s
Clearwater, Florida
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151 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

We were on a city tour and we stopped here for a dim sum lunch. It was very good. The place is very big. It is big for the locals and gets crowded around lunch time. The rice noodles were very good. If you're looking for a good dim sum lunch, this would be the place.

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Thank Flipper13
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

The staff here very rude avoid this place. The food was average, but we were not welcomed whatsoever

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Thank Ardrey L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$15
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 15:00
Monday
10:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
10:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
10:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
08:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 772 Pacific Ave, San Francisco, CA 94133-4440
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 415-391-6666

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

Staying in Chinatown

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Chinatown
As the oldest in North America, San Francisco's Chinatown is an exotic experience. A unique neighbourhood decorated with colourful shops, historic streetlights, hanging lanterns, and pagoda roofs awaits behind the stone-carved dragon gates. Feast on dim sum at the tea houses, or meet the locals who gather at historic Portsmouth Square to play chess or practice Tai Chi. Fish markets, produce stands, tourist shops, jewelry stores, fortune tellers, temples and restaurants come together to create a world unto itself in this historic neighbourhood.
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