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Dim Sum for Sunday Brunch near East Brunswick?

Quine Sep 24, 2010 08:07 PM

Any solid recommendations. please?

  1. stack_c Sep 24, 2010 08:34 PM

    never been personally but i"ve heard excellent things about the Dim Sum carts at Sunny Palace on Route 18. They only do it on Sat and Sundays.....old school style

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      ieee488 Sep 25, 2010 07:29 AM

      Yep, Sunny Palace. Been there numerous times when I lived in North Brunswick. Not able to get there as often now that I am in West Windsor.

      If you want to drive a bit further, Wonder Seafood in Edison. However, they are always packed so unless you have a party of 5 or 8, you'll end up sharing a table.

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        albinoni Sep 27, 2010 06:36 AM

        Wife and I both prefer Wonder Seafood--definitely worth the drive.

      2. Tapas52 Sep 25, 2010 01:48 PM

        Crown Palace in Marlboro has a Dim Sum brunch every Sat/Sun 11-2pm

        http://www.crownpalacerestaurant.com/

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        Crown Palace
        8 N Main St, Marlboro, NJ 07746

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          yCf Sep 27, 2010 07:45 AM

          in between the 3, this is how i will rank them:
          1. Wonder Seafood - by far the best food but the location is not nice.
          2. Sunny Palace - dim sum is so-so but the location and service is better than the other two.
          Distant 3rd. Crown Palace - only consider if the other two options don't work for you.

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          Crown Palace
          1285 State Route 35, Middletown, NJ 07748

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          sockster Sep 27, 2010 08:21 AM

          We love Shanghai Bun in Matawan: No cart service, but excellent Dim Sum, and XLB!!

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          Shanghai Bun Restaurant
          952 State Route 34 Ste 6, Matawan, NJ 07747

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            sockster Oct 3, 2010 07:17 AM

            +5 for Shanghai Bun!! The XLB are awesome!!

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            Shanghai Bun Restaurant
            952 State Route 34 Ste 6, Matawan, NJ 07747

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