Get ready to savor delicious Chinese food in Philadelphia with our guide to the top-rated take-out spots in the city. From classic favorites to modern twists, our guide features restaurants voted by our readers. So let’s explore the best Chinese take-out in Philly, as voted by those who know their Chinese cuisine.
2022: Philadelphia Voted Dim Sum House by Jane G’s Best Chinese Take Out!
Dim Sum House by Jane G’s
1930 Chestnut Street
215-563-8800 – Dimsum.house
Dim Sum House provides a wonderful selection of Cantonese and Shanghai dim sum as well as wonderful dishes from the Jiang Nan region of China. Visitors can enjoy delicious food day and night—the kitchen stays open until 1 a.m. Dim Sum House by Jane G’s also serves wonderful craft cocktails, wine and beer in the bar and lounge. Dim Sum literally means “touch the heart” in Chinese and is a dining tradition originating thousands of years ago in small tea houses lining heavily traveled roads. Focusing on small dishes meant for sharing, these small tea houses were meant to provide nourishment and sustenance for travel-weary guests, usually merchants and traders.
2021: Philadelphia Voted Dim Sum House By Jane G’s Best Chinese Take-Out!
Dim Sum House By Jane G’s
1930 Chestnut St
(215) 563-8800 – dimsum.house
Nothing quite hits the spot like Chinese takeout after a long day at work or night out with friends. For your next Chinese craving, Dim Sum House has you covered as they offer a huge menu filled with everyone’s favorites — as well as a bar and lounge equipped with beer, wine and craft cocktails. Dim Sum is a dining tradition that consists of small dishes that are meant to be shared amongst groups of family and friends. It is the perfect way to try a taste of new things without fully committing to eating it for a meal. Dim Sum House has everything from dumplings and rice to vegetables and soup. Don’t forget the entrees such as sizzling beef short rib and General Tso’s chicken.