Tao Yuen Pastry is one of The 9 Best Places for Dim Sum in Oakland.

1. Tao Yuen Pastry

7.8
816 Franklin St, Oakland, CA
Dim Sum Restaurant · Chinatown · 22 tips and reviews

Erwin L.Erwin Lemi: it's about the dim sum!

Kelly W.Kelly Wong: Great place for cheap take out dim sum!

Marshall S.Marshall St. Clair: Fantastic cheap dim sum. Very busy but they will explain all the food. New 'go to' place for pork buns, shu mai, pot stickers, sesame balls, noodles

Happy Valley's is one of The 9 Best Places for Dim Sum in Oakland.

2. Happy Valley's

7.6
400 E 12th St, Oakland, CA
Chinese Restaurant · San Antonio · 6 tips and reviews

Peter L.Peter Lau: Dim sum is available until 2pm!

Edwin P.Edwin Pliego: Dim sum is good here, low price too!

Frank K.Frank Kim: You order the dim sum off a checklist menu, no dim sum carts here that run out of your faves, the pork buns and BBQ pork in rice noodles were excellent, and the beef noodle stew was excellent.

Grand Lake Farmers Market is one of The 9 Best Places for Dim Sum in Oakland.

3. Grand Lake Farmers Market

9.5
Splash Pad Park (at Grand Ave & Lake Park), Oakland, CA
Farmers Market · Lakeshore · 51 tips and reviews

Eric S.Eric Steckel: Belgian Waffles and Jumpy House for the kids; Tru Dim Sum for Dad. Everyone's happy!

Michael D.Michael Davidson: Try true gourmet dim sum! They are outstanding and I hope to have em at Behind the Cart!

Mortiche W.Mortiche Wong: Organic dim sum, tamales, brioche pies, fresh juice bar, Liba falafel, Roli Roti chicken and sweet waffle truck; An international brunch stop

Nature Vegetarian Restaurant is one of The 9 Best Places for Dim Sum in Oakland.

4. Nature Vegetarian Restaurant

8.4
1116 Franklin St, Oakland, CA
Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant · Chinatown · 10 tips and reviews

RoRo: Despite the name: they have meat!! It's the only place I know to get meat + vegan dim sum with ease and peace of mind.

Ricky S.Ricky Shin: New vegetarian gem in Oakland. They are super nice, use fresh ingredients, and the restaurant itself is spotlessly clean. Check it out!

James A.James Anthony: general tsao's chicken tastes like real chicken and is delicious!

Shen Hua is one of The 9 Best Places for Dim Sum in Oakland.

5. Shen Hua

8.2
2914 College Ave (btw Russell & Ashby), Berkeley, CA
Chinese Restaurant · Claremont Elmwood · 15 tips and reviews

JeffreyJeffrey: Love this place! Gotta try everything at least once! Don't forget the dimsum and can we say full bar! Yeah baby!

Blake S.Blake Scholl: Sesame beef is amazing, as are the shrimp dumplings and Cadillac margarita

David C.David Ciani: The margaritas are uncharacteristically good.

Sun Sing Pastry is one of The 9 Best Places for Dim Sum in Oakland.

6. Sun Sing Pastry

7.7
382 8th St (at Franklin St.), Oakland, CA
Dim Sum Restaurant · Chinatown · 8 tips and reviews

Joshua P.Joshua P.: My personal favorite for Chinatown dim sum. They have some great shrimp dim sum at a great price.

Jason C.Jason Culbertson: Baked pork bun

Moon L.Moon Louie: Great "Chinese donut" (for the congee) at $1

Cinnamon Tree Dim Sum is one of The 9 Best Places for Dim Sum in Oakland.

7. Cinnamon Tree Dim Sum

7.3
706 Franklin (7th), Oakland, CA
Dim Sum Restaurant · Chinatown · 1 tip

Kelly W.Kelly Wong: Replaced Legendary Palace. Way better food after the first month where they struggles to cook food properly and wait tables. Delicious runny egg yolk pineapple buns!

Meritage is one of The 9 Best Places for Dim Sum in Oakland.

8. Meritage

7.6
41 Tunnel Rd, Berkeley, CA
American Restaurant · Claremont Elmwood · 9 tips and reviews

Dave W.Dave Whelan: As someone pointed out, the coffee is not great. But the huevos rancheros are pretty amazing. Small but amazing.

Lisa d.Lisa deBruin: (Breakfast+mimosas)View =Heaven

DeniseDenise: Cheese board

Shanghai Restaurant is one of The 9 Best Places for Dim Sum in Oakland.

9. Shanghai Restaurant

7.4
930 Webster St, Oakland, CA
Chinese Restaurant · Chinatown · 24 tips and reviews

michael y.michael yang: Quality noodles, northern style dimsum and entrees. A nice spot for homemade northern Chinese.

Michelle .Michelle 👻: best pan-fried pork buns in the east bay!

The Bold ItalicThe Bold Italic: After a long search for the best xiao long bao (soup dumplings) in the East Bay, we finally found it at Shanghai Restaurant http://bit.ly/10egem6