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Lee How Fook

219 N 11th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-1821
+1 215-925-7266
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good40%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“hot pot” (6 reviews)
“spring rolls” (7 reviews)
“jumbo shrimp” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Chinese, Asian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
219 N 11th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-1821
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1 - 10 of 75 reviews

Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

We absolutely love this restaurant. Our faves: steamed or fried pork dumplings, salt fried squid, any of the noodle soups, seafood pan fried noodles, triple delight hot pot and any of the fried rices. Their food is so above and beyond. Cannot get enough.

Thank Tiffanycl
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Food here is very good. I will definitely go back. Large and varied menu. Simple little restaurant, with simple wood lined walls. Service is helpful and friendly, although a little slow. It is just what you would expect a Chinatown restaurant to be. I liked...More

Thank halsea
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

I'm at a loss for words when it comes to this restaurant. All I can say is that this restaurant feeds you well! By the time you're finished, you'll be pleasantly stuffed that leaves a grin on you face. It's a BYOB which is fantastic...More

Thank mstegossi
Reviewed 26 March 2017

We recently returned to Philadelphia after 16 years in Washington, DC. Our youngest son, who is not familiar with Philadelphia, was home from college so we decided to introduce him to Chinatown. We stopped at another local restaurant that is highly rated, but it was...More

Thank ken4401
Reviewed 12 March 2017

We stopped here for a bite on a blustery Sunday afternoon. Small, casual restaurant and pretty plain as far as any ambience. Our server was sitting at a nearby table on her phone and she would get up if needed. I ordered a chicken/shrimp spring...More

Thank crocuslover
Reviewed 6 March 2017

This is a relatively small place rather sparsely decorated but as many times in Chinese restaurants looks can be deceiving. The food is good, vegetables are fresh, and service is very attentive. I particularly liked the vegetable filled dumpling and the salt baked squid, a...More

Thank Marco B
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Dined here with a large group. There was something for everyone even those not into Chinese food. But also very authentic. Great friendly service.

Thank Lauren C
Reviewed 26 September 2016

My son and I went Chinese food restaurant hopping one night and this was our first of 4 stops. They had the best I've ever had. It's not fancy but, it is honest and solidly good. Every neighborhood should have a place like this.

Thank GRKonTheGo
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Little unpretentious restaurant serving great fresh tasting Chinese classics. We enjoyed especially the Peking duck, Peking ribs, Jumbo shrimp with walnuts. The Fook noodles were a little bland, but good; the vegetables in all dishes were fresh and well cooked. Well done, we will be...More

Thank Andyblue61
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

We have been to Lee How Fook numerous times in the last 30 years. First with the parents, now with the kids running the restaurant. Great people with a restaurant flair!! My husband is Cantonese, and this is our go to place when in city,...More

Thank jennygirl57
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 219 N 11th St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-1821
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center East
  • Neighbourhood: City Center East
  • Phone Number: +1 215-925-7266
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