Below is a list of the top and leading Dumplings in San Diego. To help you find the best Dumplings located near you in San Diego, we put together our own list based on this rating points list.
San Diego’s Best Dumplings:
The top rated Dumplings in San Diego are:
- Din Tai Fung – became so popular that Mr. Yang gradually eliminated his oil business
- Harumama Noodles + Buns – Little Italy – is devoted to using the highest quality ingredients
- Dumpling Inn & Shanghai Saloon – remains dedicated to classic Chinese comfort cuisine since 1994
- Dumplings N More – provides delicious dining and takeout to San Diego, CA
- Jasmine Seafood Restaurant & Express – have been the chosen venue for wedding celebrations and corporate/organizational gatherings
Din Tai Fung
Din Tai Fung became so popular that Mr. Yang gradually eliminated his oil business and turned Din Tai Fung into the complete restaurant that it is today. With a menu boasting far more than just Xiao Long Bao, the brand has won many awards including the coveted Michelin star at its Hong Kong branch and has become a worldwide beloved brand, presenting a taste of Taiwan to the United States, Japan, South Korea, Singapore, China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Malaysia, Australia, Europe, and Thailand. Explore the history, tradition, and techniques that made Din Tai Fung a cherished culinary experience worldwide.
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“Excellent Taiwanese cuisine served by a terrific and friendly staff. The best soup dumplings and noodles. The food is made fresh to order and has great flavors.” – Mark L.
Harumama Noodles + Buns – Little Italy
Harumama Noodles + Buns – Little Italy is devoted to using the highest quality ingredients as if they were cooking for their own family. They have reimagined traditional Asian recipes and infused them with a cute, modern flair in a fun and lively atmosphere. From their wide selection of savory ramen noodle dishes, tasty bao buns, and delicious bites, there is something for everyone to love. And don’t forget to try their Instagram-famous handcrafted character buns.
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“My son wanted steamed buns for lunch on his birthday so we ordered from Harumama. We ordered the steamed buns, ramen noodles and a salmon poke salad. We enjoyed everything! So tasty, delicious, we will order from here again or visit in person. Only reason why we didn’t go in person is because of lack of time and we know LI is packed on Sundays.” – Chef Oz Blackaller
Dumpling Inn & Shanghai Saloon
Dumpling Inn & Shanghai Saloon remain dedicated to classic Chinese comfort cuisine since 1994. Over 20 years, their dedication to fresh regular food, made with the top quality ingredients has not wavered. They feel good about offering both traditional and western favorites. Here they live side by side to allure to a variety of appetites.
Making fresh dough every morning and hand filling their signature Xiao Long Bao may take more time but they are uncompromising in their craft. They are a family-owned restaurant ensuring their dumplings continue to represent their passion for nourishing and bringing together San Diego.
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“Good food along with Asian dumplings including beef curry dumplings, pot stickers, fish and chive, pork, pork and chive plus many more. FULL bar with whiskey flights, draft beer and a nice assortment of tequilas. Many specialty drinks. It can be crowded because the food is so good. Plan on having a wait.” – Barb D.
Dumplings N More
Dumplings N More provides delicious dining and takeout to San Diego, CA. Dumplings N More is a cornerstone in the San Diego community and has been recognized for its outstanding Noodles cuisine, excellent service, and friendly staff. Their noodles restaurant is famous for its modern rendition of classic dishes and its insistence on only using high quality fresh ingredients.
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“The food was so delicious; I got the lamb dumplings, the shrimp dumplings, and a cup of egg drop soup. So delicious.” – Stuart F.
Jasmine Seafood Restaurant & Express
Jasmine Seafood Restaurant & Express has served authentic Cantonese Chinese cuisine and Dim Sum to San Diegans and visitors from all over the world annually since 1993. They have been the chosen venue for wedding celebrations and corporate/organizational gatherings. They are happy to continue serving their community with food, culture, and philanthropically.
Their chefs bring their training and expertise from Hong Kong to San Diego, California. Their Dim Sum is served the traditional way with steamed push-carts bringing food fresh to your table. For over fifteen years, Jasmine Seafood Restaurant and its employees have worked with community partners to raise over $200,000 in goods, services, and donations to community organizations and disaster relief efforts locally and around the world.
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“The best Dim Sum I have visited, so far, in San Diego. Clean, attentive wait staff, and reasonable prices.” – Benny A.
Shera Elliott graduated from the New Mexico State University with a major in biology and a minor in Biological Basis of Behavior & Health Care Management. Shera grew up in Los Angeles, but moved to Las Cruces for college. Shera has written for several major publications including the Albuquerque Journal and NPR. Shera is a community reporter and also covers stories important important to all Americans.