Where To Get The Best Dumplings In Sydney

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You’re all that and dim sum! Yes, us Sydneysiders certainly have a thing for succulent dumplings and would probably eat them for breakfast, lunch and dinner if our bank accounts would allow it. In the meantime, let’s settle for a meal at a time at one of Sydney’s top dumpling restaurants.

Din Tai Fung – Multiple Locations

Mention the word dumplings and Din Tai Fung should instantly come to mind. This dumpling institution in Sydney is touted for serving the world’s tastiest dumplings, and with over 9 locations across Sydney, it’s always a good time to stop in at Din Tai Fung.

You have to try their legendary Xiao Long Bao, Spicy Shrimp and Pork Wonton doused in signature spicy sauce, and Kung Pao Chicken with Cashew Nuts.

Ding Tai Fung Christmas Banquet

To find a Ding Tai Fung Sydney location near you, visit their website.

Sydney Dumpling King – Burwood

One of Burwood’s favourite spots to grab your dumpling fix, Sydney Dumpling King serves some of the cheapest authentic dumplings around so you don’t have to break the bank to enjoy those little pouches of heaven. There are 28 dumpling flavours on the Dumpling King’s menu so one visit probably won't cut it.

Location: 182E Burwood Road, Burwood
To see the Sydney Dumpling King menu, visit their website.

New Shanghai – Multiple Locations

Whether you like sweet and soft or crunchy and succulent, New Shanghai delivers some of the best and most authentic dumplings in Sydney. With multiple locations across Sydney including Ashfield, Chatswood Chase and Westfield Sydney, there’s always a table waiting at New Shanghai. And if you sign up to their mailing list you'll get free dumplings on your birthday! 

To find a New Shanghai restaurant near you, visit their website.

Momo Bar – Manly

If you’re looking for dumplings on the north side of the bridge, Momo Bar in Manly is your destination for juicy and authentic Nepalese dumplings. Enjoy the complex flavours intertwined into their chicken, pork, lamb, organic lentil, and mixed vegetable dumplings or chow down on a colourful poke bowl.  

Location: 28 Market Lane, Manly
To find out more about Momo Bar in Manly, visit their website.

Mr. Wong – Sydney CBD

Mr. Wong certainly knows how to serve Cantonese-style decadence in a very grand way and we’re thankful every day. Spread over 2 levels and serving over 80 sumptuous dishes including his famous roast duck, crispy calamari and heavenly dumplings, a feed at Mr. Wong is mandatory if you live in Sydney.

Location: 3 Bridge Lane, Sydney
To find out more about the dumplings at Mr. Wong, visit their website.

Yang’s Dumplings – Burwood

Not to light a fire under your heels but Yang’s Dumplings is kind of a big deal in Sydney’s inner-west so if you’ve never tried them I’d hop to it! Their crispy-bottomed, doughy minced pork dumplings are a treasure trove of flavour and one of their most popular dishes. Make sure you add their famous wontons to your order and whatever you do, don’t forget to add some life-changing chilli oil and peanut sauce to a dumpling or 2.

Location: 9/11-15 Deane Street, Burwood
To find out more about Yang’s Dumplings menu, visit their website.

Bamboo Dumpling Bar – Surry Hills

An unexpected slice of Chinatown in Surry Hills, Bamboo Dumpling Bar has an impressive and extensive menu, which includes dumplings, spring rolls, Chinese pancakes, spicy noodles and more. Add a few contemporary cocktails or a drop of an Australian red and you’re in for a good night.  

Location: 140 Commonwealth Street, Surry Hills
For more information about Bamboo Dumpling Bar, visit their website.

Is your favourite dumpling spot not on the list? Let us know!

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