Best dumplings in San Francisco

Check out the top dumplings in San Francisco, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. San Tung
1. San Tung
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18 local reviews
1031 Irving St, San Francisco
Open · Closes 3:00 PM
+1 415-242-0828
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Isaac And Kina
Great homemade dumplings, noodles, dry-fried chicken wings and dry-fried green beans!
Paul
Offer some of the best Chinese food in the City - particularly the dumplings and dry fried chicken - expect lo…
Felix
There is always a line at this place, mostly locals. Their wings are famous.
1. San Tung
1. San Tung
host-0host-1host-2
18 local reviews
1031 Irving St, San Francisco
Open · Closes 3:00 PM
+1 415-242-0828
Isaac And Kina
Isaac And Kina
Great homemade dumplings, noodles, dry-fried chicken wings and dry-fried green beans!
Paul
Paul
Offer some of the best Chinese food in the City - particularly the dumplings and dry fried chicken - expect long waits, but it is worth it.
Felix
Felix
There is always a line at this place, mostly locals. Their wings are famous.
2. City View Restaurant
2. City View Restaurant
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8 local reviews
662 Commercial St, San Francisco
Open · Closes 2:30 PM
+1 415-398-2838
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Kenji
Name is misleading, there is no view, but delicious dim sum! Many cart options including dumplings, pot sticke…
Susann
Go get dim sum from the parade of carts at City View Restaurant. You will fill your belly with dumplings and v…
Andy
Definitely in the City, but definitely no View...but it's our current go-to Dim Sum restaurant, just outside o…
2. City View Restaurant
2. City View Restaurant
host-0host-1host-2
8 local reviews
662 Commercial St, San Francisco
Open · Closes 2:30 PM
+1 415-398-2838
Kenji
Kenji
Name is misleading, there is no view, but delicious dim sum! Many cart options including dumplings, pot stickers, crispy duck, spring rolls,…
Susann
Susann
Go get dim sum from the parade of carts at City View Restaurant. You will fill your belly with dumplings and veggies without emptying your w…
Andy
Andy
Definitely in the City, but definitely no View...but it's our current go-to Dim Sum restaurant, just outside of Chinatown in the Financial D…
3. Shanghai Dumpling King
3. Shanghai Dumpling King
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16 local reviews
3319 Balboa St, San Francisco
Open · Closes 9:30 PM
+1 415-387-2088
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Carl
Delicious shanghai style soup dumplings, plus all of the Chinese staples like green onion pancakes and stir fr…
Suzy(S.Y.)
Fresh and delicious Chinese food known for their Shanghai dumpling but everything on the menu is quite good as…
Kenji
This is far from Russian Hill, but if you happen to be nearby you should definitely stop by. It's not fancy, b…
3. Shanghai Dumpling King
3. Shanghai Dumpling King
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16 local reviews
3319 Balboa St, San Francisco
Open · Closes 9:30 PM
+1 415-387-2088
Carl
Carl
Delicious shanghai style soup dumplings, plus all of the Chinese staples like green onion pancakes and stir fried green beans. Don't forget …
Suzy(S.Y.)
Suzy(S.Y.)
Fresh and delicious Chinese food known for their Shanghai dumpling but everything on the menu is quite good as well as prices. A local favo…
Kenji
Kenji
This is far from Russian Hill, but if you happen to be nearby you should definitely stop by. It's not fancy, but has best Shanghai-style dum…
4. Kingdom of Dumpling
4. Kingdom of Dumpling
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10 local reviews
1713 Taraval St, San Francisco
Open · Closes 3:30 PM
+1 415-566-6143
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Jyllian
Great prices for SF and delicious Chinese hole-in-the-wall. Get the dumplings and chow mein! ($)
Yann
Amazing dumplings, my favorite. Some say it's the best in SF. But be ready to wait for a while if during rush…
Nikki
Best XiaoLongBao in the city! This is a TINY hole in the wall in the sunset. Not a fancy place. Very inexpe…
4. Kingdom of Dumpling
4. Kingdom of Dumpling
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10 local reviews
1713 Taraval St, San Francisco
Open · Closes 3:30 PM
+1 415-566-6143
Jyllian
Jyllian
Great prices for SF and delicious Chinese hole-in-the-wall. Get the dumplings and chow mein! ($)
Yann
Yann
Amazing dumplings, my favorite. Some say it's the best in SF. But be ready to wait for a while if during rush hour.
Nikki
Nikki
Best XiaoLongBao in the city! This is a TINY hole in the wall in the sunset. Not a fancy place. Very inexpensive. Good chicken and corn …
5. Shanghai Dumpling King
5. Shanghai Dumpling King
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9 local reviews
Monterey Blvd, San Francisco
Open · Closes 2:30 PM
+1 415-585-1300
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Eddie
It doesn't look like much- but it has great chinese food and dumplings. Just a couple of blocks from the cott…
Eileen
Excellent dumplings. Order Shanghai soup dumplings (xiao long bao) Worth the walk. All up hill to get there. …
Noah
This relaxed eatery specializes in Chinese dumplings & buns, but offers a full menu of entrees. The best soup …
5. Shanghai Dumpling King
5. Shanghai Dumpling King
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9 local reviews
Monterey Blvd, San Francisco
Open · Closes 2:30 PM
+1 415-585-1300
Eddie
Eddie
It doesn't look like much- but it has great chinese food and dumplings. Just a couple of blocks from the cottage.
Eileen
Eileen
Excellent dumplings. Order Shanghai soup dumplings (xiao long bao) Worth the walk. All up hill to get there. Easy walk back. What it lacks…
Noah
Noah
This relaxed eatery specializes in Chinese dumplings & buns, but offers a full menu of entrees. The best soup dumplings in the city. Don't m…
6. King of Noodles
6. King of Noodles
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7 local reviews
1639 Irving St, San Francisco
Open · Closes 3:30 PM
+1 415-566-8318
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Yuki
Casual noodles and Shanghai dumplings that are ideal for a quick bite or dinner. Highly recommended!
Wona
Chinese restaurant specializing in house made noodles and dumplings
Claudia
Good place for a tired night's bowl of Won Ton soup. I recommend the Singapore soup dumplings. Yum.
6. King of Noodles
6. King of Noodles
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7 local reviews
1639 Irving St, San Francisco
Open · Closes 3:30 PM
+1 415-566-8318
Yuki
Yuki
Casual noodles and Shanghai dumplings that are ideal for a quick bite or dinner. Highly recommended!
Wona
Wona
Chinese restaurant specializing in house made noodles and dumplings
Claudia
Claudia
Good place for a tired night's bowl of Won Ton soup. I recommend the Singapore soup dumplings. Yum.
7. Dumpling Kitchen
7. Dumpling Kitchen
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3 local reviews
1935 Taraval, San Francisco
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
+1 415-682-8938
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Kyle
Hole in the wall with great dumplings. Show up right on time for brunch for seating. Otherwise, they are likel…
Isaac And Kina
Shanghainese style dumplings. Steamed and pan fried are both good.
Paul
Chinese Dumplings.
7. Dumpling Kitchen
7. Dumpling Kitchen
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3 local reviews
1935 Taraval, San Francisco
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
+1 415-682-8938
Kyle
Kyle
Hole in the wall with great dumplings. Show up right on time for brunch for seating. Otherwise, they are likely to get busy.
Isaac And Kina
Isaac And Kina
Shanghainese style dumplings. Steamed and pan fried are both good.
Paul
Paul
Chinese Dumplings.
8. Dumpling Time
8. Dumpling Time
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5 local reviews
11 Division St, SF
Open · Closes 2:30 PM
(415) 525-4797
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Ro
Fancy dim sum at any time of day! Try the seafood dumplings, shrimp toast, and dessert baos.
Rebecca
Hipper dumplings spot but still worth the wait for new twists on old classics like a tom yom XLB, shrimp toast…
Blaine
Be sure to get there early to avoid the lines (get there by 5:30), and order their tom yum dumpling!
8. Dumpling Time
8. Dumpling Time
host-0host-1host-2
5 local reviews
11 Division St, SF
Open · Closes 2:30 PM
(415) 525-4797
Ro
Ro
Fancy dim sum at any time of day! Try the seafood dumplings, shrimp toast, and dessert baos.
Rebecca
Rebecca
Hipper dumplings spot but still worth the wait for new twists on old classics like a tom yom XLB, shrimp toast (shrimp stuffed you tiu), and…
Blaine
Blaine
Be sure to get there early to avoid the lines (get there by 5:30), and order their tom yum dumpling!