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Shanghai River

7831 Westminster Hwy, Richmond, British Columbia V6X 4J4, Canada
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good45%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“dumplings” (42 reviews)
“xiao long bao” (24 reviews)
“soup” (26 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
7831 Westminster Hwy, Richmond, British Columbia V6X 4J4, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good food. Service is usual Chinese restaurant meaning you get a table, order and the food comes. Nothing more nothing less.

Thank SE100k
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food here is ok. We had the won ton soup, but I found it to be very salty. The black vinegar ribs were not bad but they were really super sweet. The shanghai dumplings were good. The green beans were good as well. I...More

Thank Derrick1230
Reviewed 4 February 2018

we made plans to try their Sunday brunch but was a little disappointed since a lot of their popular items on the menu was not available.Later we were told by their regular customers that most of the busier days their kitchen staff couldn't keep up...More

Thank Philip F
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Definitely authentic shanghainese food. Parking is adequate, wait times are manageable. It gets busy and dinner can go on. Have kids bring books to read or ipad/phones. Many dishes from appetizers to dessert. It will cost you.

Thank Herb W
Reviewed 19 January 2018

We were so looking forward to eating at our Shanghainese restaurant of choice in Richmond yesterday but were greatly disappointed. It was not too busy so there is no excuse for the quality of food and service that we received. The noodles soup (braised beef...More

1  Thank Judy C
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

The lamb with garlic, melts in your mouth. Can hardly wait for our next visit, to try more dishes. Steamed pork buns were amazing!

Thank Melinda C
Reviewed 10 January 2018

My wife and I gave a try here when we stayed in Richmond at the end of our trip. It was a great decision. The staff here were very professional, and knowledgeable. We shared a few dishes, but our favorite were hot and sour noodles...More

Thank MIBO1892
Reviewed 30 December 2017

The Shanghai River really doesn't need another excellent review - it is always busy which is not surprising since it it is a truly superior Chinese restaurant. I make it a point to eat there more than once every time i am in Vancouver. i...More

Thank Ipswichtraveller9
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Anytime I can I really enjoy coming to Shanghai River. I have been a number of times. The food and service are excellent. Prices are not cheap but are well worth it. I haven’t had anything that we did not enjoy. From appetizers to little...More

Thank Jim W
Reviewed 6 December 2017

My years of service in Richmond, price increase a lot due to inflation. They serve good tasty food with deep flavor. Sitting hall is comfort with soft ambient light. Friendly service. I like there dumpling with soup, fine shell filled with lot of delicious soup....More

Thank Albert L
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Response from medi470 | Reviewed this property |
I do not have that information, but as someone suggested you may want to call the restaurant and ask.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7831 Westminster Hwy, Richmond, British Columbia V6X 4J4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Richmond>  > City Centre
  • Neighbourhood: City Centre
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