Dim Sum House by Jane G
Who doesn’t love dim sum? A tradition dating back to China’s Silk Road, travellers and merchants would often congregate in tea houses and enjoy each other’s company over shared local delicacies. Today, dim sum is beloved world-wide, especially right here in Philadelphia! Eating at Jane G’s Dim Sum House is no exception - it’s the perfect place to gather with friends, enjoy a cocktail, and delight your senses with a variety of shareable plates and bottomless tea.
Located in the heart of University City, this modern, trendy dim sum paradise is far more tranquil than the typical boisterous, cramped Chinatown ambiance. Sleek and spacious, Dim Sum House’s traditional decor will warm your heart. The perfect preamble for hot tea and shrimp dumplings to warm your stomach!
In Between Rivers recommends the Beef Stuffed Scallion Pancakes, a must-have if you enjoy small bites between impressive main portions. Try the crisp, garlic string beans for the perfect vegetable side and the Egg Custard Bun for a warm, fluffy, creamy-sweet dessert. No need to excuse your reach - a convenient lazy susan is in the center of every table. Just swivel those shareables right on over!
Dim Sum House uniquely specializes in three traditional styles of dim sum: Cantonese, Shanghai, and Jiang Nan. Each one stems from a specific region in China and Dim Sum House works hard to stay true to traditional, regional tastes and flavors. Even better, their kitchen is open until 1:00am so you can stay up late enjoying all that and dim sum!
Not only does Dim Sum House have excellent dishes - the cocktails alone are good enough to bring you back time and again! Dim Sum house offers a complimentary pool table for guests, so don’t be shy! Dim Sum House is great for parties of all size and a delicious excuse to visit University City!
I guess what we’re saying is, we just found our new favorite Dim Sum spot!