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10 Best Dumplings in Toronto

10 Best Dumplings in Toronto

Looking for the best dumplings in Toronto? Look no further. There are many dumpling restaurants across the city but what sets the great apart from the good are the delicate folds of the wrapper, the complexity of the broth and the richness of the filling. From boiled to steamed to pan-fried -- here are our picks for the top ten dumplings in Toronto.

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1

1 Byng Ave

Sang-Ji Fried Bao

Sang-Ji Fried Bao

This small spot in North York specializes in some of the best shengjian bao in the city. These pan-fried buns have a crispy bottom with a juicy and meaty interior.

2

771 Dundas St W

Chop Chop

Chop Chop

This family-run restaurant offers both pan-fried and boiled dumplings, along with other popular Chinese and Taiwanese dishes. You’d definitely want to make room for both!

3

328 Spadina Ave

Dumpling House Restaurant

Dumpling House Restaurant

Just the sight of the chefs preparing the wrappers from the outside alone will make you want to set foot in this establishment. The dish to get here is their lattice pan-fried dumplings.

4

3235 Hwy 7 #18B

Ding Tai Fung

Ding Tai Fung

Although this restaurant -- with two locations across the GTA in Markham and Scarborough -- isn’t actually affiliated with the world-renowned Din Tai Fung, the xiaolongbao here measure up as a close second to the Michelin studded Taiwanese outpost. 

8

421 Spadina Ave

Mother's Dumplings

Mother's Dumplings

A cherished favourite for many in Toronto, this bustling Chinese restaurant serves up three types of dumplings taken from traditional family recipes. The ones not to miss are the boiled dumplings, as the skin is just the right thickness. 

9

4401 Sheppard Ave E

Shanghai Dim Sum

Shanghai Dim Sum

For those in Richmond Hill looking for authentic dumplings, this is the place to go. They have a greater selection than their sister restaurant, Juicy Dumpling, yet still at an affordable price.

10

328 Spadina Ave

Dumpling King

Dumpling King

Perfecting the art of dumplings since 1999, this Scarborough favourite offers a wide range of dumplings to choose from. They also have a new location in Markham.

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10 Best Dumplings in Toronto

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Looking for the best dumplings in Toronto? Look no further. There are many dumpling restaurants across the city but what sets the great apart from the good are the delicate folds of the wrapper, the complexity of the broth and the richness of the filling. From boiled to steamed to pan-fried -- here are our picks for the top ten dumplings in Toronto.

1

1 Byng Ave

Sang-Ji Fried Bao

Sang-Ji Fried Bao

This small spot in North York specializes in some of the best shengjian bao in the city. These pan-fried buns have a crispy bottom with a juicy and meaty interior.

2

771 Dundas St W

Chop Chop

Chop Chop

This family-run restaurant offers both pan-fried and boiled dumplings, along with other popular Chinese and Taiwanese dishes. You’d definitely want to make room for both!

3

328 Spadina Ave

Dumpling House Restaurant

Dumpling House Restaurant

Just the sight of the chefs preparing the wrappers from the outside alone will make you want to set foot in this establishment. The dish to get here is their lattice pan-fried dumplings.

4

3235 Hwy 7 #18B

Ding Tai Fung

Ding Tai Fung

Although this restaurant -- with two locations across the GTA in Markham and Scarborough -- isn’t actually affiliated with the world-renowned Din Tai Fung, the xiaolongbao here measure up as a close second to the Michelin studded Taiwanese outpost. 

8

421 Spadina Ave

Mother's Dumplings

Mother's Dumplings

A cherished favourite for many in Toronto, this bustling Chinese restaurant serves up three types of dumplings taken from traditional family recipes. The ones not to miss are the boiled dumplings, as the skin is just the right thickness. 

9

4401 Sheppard Ave E

Shanghai Dim Sum

Shanghai Dim Sum

For those in Richmond Hill looking for authentic dumplings, this is the place to go. They have a greater selection than their sister restaurant, Juicy Dumpling, yet still at an affordable price.

10

328 Spadina Ave

Dumpling King

Dumpling King

Perfecting the art of dumplings since 1999, this Scarborough favourite offers a wide range of dumplings to choose from. They also have a new location in Markham.