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...

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

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 11 days 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 10 months 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 23 days 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 4 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 2 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 4 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 5 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 7 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 8 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 8 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...

Mushroom Buns from TC Pastry in San Francisco

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 15 years ago

Since reading about it here a couple years ago, TC Pastry has become one of my favorite stops for take-out dim sum. Overall quality is quite good with few clunkers and just about everything I've ...

Two Newish Chinese Restaurants in Sunnyvale

by snewdl 9 months ago

Two new Chinese restaurants recently opened in Sunnyvale: Asian Street Eatery on El Camino (https://asianstreeteatery.com/), occupying the former space of Shalimar, and just around the corner, the ...

"O' Mei," Richmond Hill - Consistently excellent Dim Sum and now featuring, may be the BEST freshly baked BBQ pork buns in the GTA!

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 10 months ago

With a huge and varied menu featuring excellently crafted Dim Sum from both Southern and Northern regions of China. This iconic establishment, besides being my go-to-place for Giant lobster multipl...

'FU KEE, Bao and Dim Sum, Scarborough'... GONE DOWN HILL!!... in both quality and value for money!

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 11 months ago

BUYERS BEWARE! 'FU KEE, Bao and Dim Sum, Scarborough'.......GONE DOWN HILL!!......in both quality and value for money! Sigh! It was great whilst it lasted! :( A few months ago, at the heig...

Dim Sum Radish Pies

by Taralli 11 months ago

Several years ago, now closed Shanghai restaurant In Boston’s Chinatown served wonderful, little hot flaky radish pies that were just scrumptious as a dim sum item: https://www.chowhound.com/post/...

East Ocean Seafood To Go | Alameda

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

During the time of Covid-19, my sister who lives in the East Bay has been directing her restaurant spending toward keeping East Ocean Seafood Restaurant in Alameda alive. It offers online ordering ...

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...