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Good Mong Kok Bakery

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1039 Stockton St, San Francisco, CA 94108-1109
+1 415-397-2688
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07:00 - 18:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 18:00
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Honolulu
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91 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The hat how was really good, the Sui Mai also tasty, and the sesame rolls were very good There was a line even on a very rainy day...but it's worth the wait. The food is very good

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Thank Christie F
Baltimore, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm not sure a place can be hidden with a line of people out the door, but this unassuming chinatown shop delivers great buns and dumplings. Highly recommend the pork buns, bean buns, and shrimp dumplings.

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Thank Megan S
Visalia, California
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38 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

There was a little wait with line out the door. The place is small but the line moves quickly. The shrimp & BBQ pork dim sum are killer. The price is right It is a little whole in the wall not fancy. I will definitely stop here again.

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Bellevue, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

There was a line but well worth the wait getting to the whole-in-the-wall take-out only DIM SUM in Chinatown. You can order from the wall menu (It's in English) but I found it more fun to point and select to each of the fresh items behind the counter. Ha Gow (shrimp dumplings) and Siew Mai (Pork) were large sized. B-B-Q... More 

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1 Thank Victor C
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

We were staying at the Ritz just about a half mile away. On Saturday morning I walked over at about 7:30a to bring back Dim sum for the wife and kid. No line that early, which meant I could take my time ordering and getting help. Picked out about a kilo of dim sum, though some key items weren't available... More 

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Thank Mark R
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

We were hungry for dim sum since San Francisco has a great China Town ! We can't get it where we live so we get it every time we visit San Francisco. They have outstanding reviews so we decided to give it a try. The line outside was long. The restaurant owner next door came out and asked is to... More 

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South Florida, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

If you're exploring Chinatown and you crave dim sum, you have to make a stop here. The dumplings and buns are fat and delicious. You may wait in line for twenty minutes, but you'll be amply rewarded. Business is always brisk so the food is super fresh.

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Miami, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

The place had good Shrimp Ha-Gow and Pork Shu-mai steamed dumplings. There are 3 steamed dumplings per order. The baked and steamed BBQ Pork Buns were very good too. I took my friend and she loved it all. The woman waiting on us was rude and impatient and you better know what you want to order and how much you... More 

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

We identified this place on Trip Advisor. We filtered the results...looking for a place that was both highly rated for good food and inexpensive. This place is not really a restaurant. It is a "bakery". We showed up in the middle of the afternoon on a week day. It took us 20 minutes of waiting outside in line, but it... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Grabbed bao, noodles and siu mai a couple of times here while visiting. Mostly locals. The siu Mai are huge. The char siu bao are gigantic and flavorful. Both times waited less than 10 minutes in line. Once early, 0830. Other time later 10:30. Fast, cheap way to get your dim sum on if your on the go. Highly recommend!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout
Good for
Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 18:00
Monday
07:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 18:00
Thursday
07:00 - 18:00
Friday
07:00 - 18:00
Saturday
07:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1039 Stockton St, San Francisco, CA 94108-1109
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 415-397-2688
Description
Dim sum and bakery goods

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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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