Dim Sum

Dim sum, lose some. Let's make sure every meal is a win: Find the best dim sum spots, and get expert tips on how to navigate the crazy, chaotic atmosphere, from Chowhounds who've eaten at the best spots around the world.

Dim Sum: A Culinary Odyssey

Dim sum translates to “To touch the heart, gently; refresh the heart” and that it does. More than just a Chinese cuisine, dim sum is a complete sensory experience and a...

'O'Mei' - Going overboard on a Dim Sum lunch as if just been released from spending 1000 days in prison! :D!!

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 21 days ago

Nowadays, when it comes to consistently good and varied Dim Sum selection, coupled with efficient, friendly services. To me, O'Mei, Richmond Hill is a no-brainer. Arriving for a really late lunc...

Homestyle Dim Sum Restaurant 664 S Weller St, Seattle, WA

by JayDK 1 month ago

Dim Sum to go or eat in. The BBQ pork steamed buns are out of this world delicious. Ha Gow (shrim dumpling) and Shu Mai (savory pork wrapped in a bundle) made it a meal! It was all fresh...

Surprisingly good quality Dim Sum at 'DESTINY'.......( of Bubble Tea fame ), Hwy#7 & E. Beaver Creek, Richmond Hill.

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 1 month ago

Today's periodic family luncheon gathering involved something quite out-of-the-ordinary! For once, my kids actually took this self- proclaimed ' Canto-phile ' foodie elder for a Cantonese Dim Sum l...

"Best Dim Sum Food Co, 23 Milliken Blvd, Scarborough" - A more in-depth look and tasting of their product offering

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 2 months ago

During the past year and a half of living under Covid restrictions. For my occasional Dim Sum fix, I have grown to rely mostly on store bought frozen Dim Sum. 'Fu Kee Bao Dim, Scarborough', with...

Covid19 Casualty - 'Dragon Boat Fusion,' Richmond Hill closed permanently!

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 1 year ago

Together with its other two brethren restaurants - 'The One Fusion' and 'Skyview Fusion,' Dragon Boat Fusion. the eldest statesman, has formed a formidable trio with them in providing some of the b...

Some of Toronto's best frozen Hong Kong Style Dim Sum offering!!

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 3 months ago

" BEST DIM SUM FOOD CO " - FYI, this worthy ' Hong Kong style Dim Sum ' competitor of " Fu Kee Frozen Dim Sum " has moved to this new location on 23 Milliken Blvd, B7, Scarborough........just a few...

San Francisco Chinatown Eats directory

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

Chinese restaurants have been hit particularly hard by Coronavirus fall out starting with the early reports of the disease in January and many closing down with March's shelter-in-place orders. Vol...

"A JUICE DIM SUM" (Langham Sq., Markham) - Trying out some interesting, new & old traditional products from this hidden gem

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 3 months ago

I'm going to start off my write-up by announcing......this outfit sells store-made, authentic Hong Kong style XO-Sauce!! ( Dried scallops, sun dried shrimps, Chinese ham, salted preserved fish, gar...

"SHANGHAI FROZEN DIM SUM," 2549 Warden Avenue - Tasty and commendable Northern Chinese Style Dim Sum

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 1 year ago

For the past 7 Covid-months, 'Fu Kee Dim Sum & Bao' on Milliken, Scarborough has been my go-to place for both Southern & Northern Chinese style Dim Sum. Sadly, in recent days, I found quality and v...

Dim sum on the Peninsula

by JadeM 4 months ago

What's good these days? Anybody have a recent experience at Koi Palace? I'm picking up a friend SFO tomorrow around 1pm, and we can eat down there on our way back to the city.

Sifu Wong Kitchen | Sunnyvale - Silicon Valley

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 7 months ago

For the fans of Cooking Papa restaurants who lamented the downhill slide when the ownership changed two years ago https://www.chowhound.com/post/cooking-papa-foster-city-ownership-change-disaster-1...

"YANG'S, RICHMOND HILL" - An enjoyable 'something different' take-out lunch!

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 5 months ago

Too lazy to cook and with a sudden yearning for a good, savory and spicy ' Singapore Fried Rice Vermicelli ', I decided to take a short drive down the road to Yang's, for, IMHO, one of the best ren...

Dim Sum Club opening on Taraval in San Francisco

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 6 months ago

One month ago we said good-bye to Zhong Shan Hakka Restaurant and learned that its replacement would be a dim sum eatery. https://www.chowhound.com/post/zhong-shan-hakka-restaurant-1084912?comment...

Koi Palace frozen dim sum special, Daly City, Dublin & Milpitas

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

Koi Palace restaurants are now offering frozen dim sum in bulk to steam at home. For orders over $50, a 10% discount is offered. Order by phone to pick-up at the restaurant. KOI PALACE - Daly Ci...

Joyale Seafood Restaurant

by equinoise 8 months ago

A couple years ago, we tried this dim sum parlor on Jackson Street. Ultimately, nothing remarkable in terms of menu or quality; nothing bad. Other than lack of wait time (which is material), I ca...

Smallest take-out order ever from a restaurant?!

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 10 months ago

Suddenly finding myself craving for some piping hot ' Baked BBQ Pork Buns '. Decided to placed an order with 'O'Mei, Richmond Hill ' whilst filling up gas from across the road! So darn goooood!!...

Aberdeen open on weekends for dim sum

by vinouspleasure 11 months ago

we've been ordering beef chow fun and a mess of dim sum from aberdeen on the weekends, travels well, leftovers reheat superbly and the chow fun, despite the ride home, still has a wok hei element. ...

Found excellent dim sum in Paris at Chinatown Olympiades in the old Chinatown Quartier Chinois in the 13th arrondissement

by holyveal 4 years ago

Had a dim sum craving while in Paris. Searched the boards and found some very old posts (2001-2005), but which nevertheless, inspired me to go out and explore, which led me to, if not specifically...

Northern Ducks | Mid-Market, San Francisco

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 11 months ago

Northern Ducks opened a month ago in the Twitter building, taking over Dirty Water's space. It bills itself as a dim sum lounge with full bar and outdoor seating in the courtyard. The food offering...

Sesame balls @ Happy Bakery (SF)

by Melanie Wong 16 years ago

Happy Bakery, across Irving from T C Pastry, has a "grand opening" sign. The fried sesame balls looked good, so I picked up an order for 3/$1.30. When the counterlady handed me the bag, the heavy...