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Jade Harbor

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Chinatown
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942 Race St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-2408
+1 215-928-0451
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16:00 - 02:00
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family has been going to Jade harbor for the last 11 years. Food is always great and consistent. Favorites are Peking duck, Grouper hot pot, deep fried crabs, clams with minced pork, and fish fried rice. I would have give them 5 stars if we are just talking about food, however, the restaurant needs a little updating.

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Thank Mary A
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our food was brought out one thing at a time so my husband had his appetizer and dinner before I had been served anything at all. I ordered pan fried noodles and ended up being served a block of uncooked ramen noodles with chicken and gravy poured over the top. My husband's General Tsos was decent and the chicken wing... More 

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Thank Virginia S
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

I use to come here a lot. The food is normally good. I normally like to order stuff such as the stewed pork hot pot and salt baked squid which are actually my two favorites here. The one time I decided to bring my friends who happened to be Caucasian, they wanted to become rude. The moment I go ahead... More 

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Thank kalporeara
Baton Rouge
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39 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2016

Vast menu. Locals eat here. The last time I ate here was 7 years ago. The food comes out pretty fast and the service was adequate to good. The drinking water glasses left something to be desired, but overall a pretty good restaurant.

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Thank travelingbluewolf
Warrington, Pennsylvania
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62 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2016

We went here with an old friend whom we have known since we were living in Hong Kong 30 years ago. She suggested this restaurant since it is one of the few remaining Cantonese restaurants in Chinatown. We ordered 3 dishes- fried tofu with 3 mushrooms, pork and pineapple, and the spicy stir-fried eggplant- with side dishes of white rice.... More 

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Thank Connie M
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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32 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2016

To be honest I am not an expert in Chinese cuisine. My wife and I picked Jade Harbor by walking through China Town and looking for a restaurant that had a lot of Chinese customers. Jade Harbor qualified. Most tables are large and populated by Chinese families. The food and atmosphere are exactly what I have experienced when I have... More 

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Thank PWH19118
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80 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2016 via mobile

I'm sorry for all the people who had a bad dining experience at Jade Harbor! Ours was an overall excellent experience! We had reservations, since we occupied 3 huge round tables on their second floor dining area! If you want to enjoy this kind of place, you don't order your typical "Westernized" Chinese dishes! We ordered nine dishes per table,... More 

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Thank Lou ONeil G
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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176 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2015

Service was good and prices reasonable. Restaurant was clean with linen tablecloths and napkins. The food was ok. Everything was served hot which was good. The server was attentive and helpful with my special order.

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Thank slt50
yardley,pa
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2015

My favorite place in Chinatown to eat a meal.Lots of Chinese families eating their food and that is a good sign. We love their whole fish and anything with shrimp.

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Thank Clinique
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2015

A small Chinese restaurant with reasonable prices for good food in the heart of Chinatown. Service was quick and efficient. It was noticeable that the Jade Harbor was popular with people from the Chinese community - always a good sign to me that a restaurant is well regarded.

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Thank Jonathan W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 02:00
Monday
16:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 02:00
Thursday
16:00 - 02:00
Friday
16:00 - 02:00
Saturday
16:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 942 Race St, Philadelphia, PA 19107-2408
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 215-928-0451

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