Kingdom of Dumpling is one of The 15 Best Places for Dumplings in San Francisco.

1. Kingdom of Dumpling

8.7
1713 Taraval St (btwn 27th & 28th Ave), San Francisco, CA
Dumpling Restaurant · Parkside · 132 tips and reviews

Luke B.Luke Bornheimer: The garlic green beans and soup dumplings are amazing; Two must-orders! Also had the onion pancake and spinach/egg dumplings, which were good, but not as amazing as the soup dumplings and green beans.

MCMC: Everything is amazing here! I wish we had a dumpling place where I live in Santa Cruz!

MeredithMeredith: Literally anything you get is delicious. Loved the pork and chive dumplings especially.

Yank Sing is one of The 15 Best Places for Dumplings in San Francisco.

2. Yank Sing

8.8
101 Spear St (inside Rincon Center), San Francisco, CA
Dim Sum Restaurant · Financial District · 206 tips and reviews

YukoYuko: Best dim sum restaurant in SF. I like Shanghai Dumpling, Shrimp Dumpling, Pork Sui Mye, Peking Duck, Lettuce Cup, and Coconut Cream Roll. Tsingtao Beer or chinese tea are good match for dim sum.

Jim A.Jim Anderson: Try the Shanghai Dumplings - These are incredible! The best Shanghai soup dumplings I have ever had. The soup is inside. (via @Foodspotting)

Jake L.Jake Levine: Great quick bite for a weekday lunch. Pricey, so check the menu before you order. Shanghai soup dumplings and BBQ pork buns are great.

Shanghai Dumpling King is one of The 15 Best Places for Dumplings in San Francisco.

3. Shanghai Dumpling King

8.2
3319 Balboa St (btwn 34th & 35th Ave), San Francisco, CA
Dumpling Restaurant · Outer Richmond · 167 tips and reviews

SFistSFist: The names says it all. This Outer Richmond spot boasts some of the best Shanghai soup dumplings in the Bay Area. While not the, er, freshest, looking place in the city, it sure is one of the tastiest. Read more.

Carolyn M.Carolyn M: Pork and veggie steamed dumplings were great! The spicy potato dish was also a winner.

Chefs FeedChefs Feed: These guys do a really good job with their dumplings. All of their selections are good, but my favorites are the xiao long bao as well as the spicy chive and pork ones. Read more.

Dumpling Kitchen is one of The 15 Best Places for Dumplings in San Francisco.

4. Dumpling Kitchen

8.8
1935 Taraval St (btw 29th & 30th), San Francisco, CA
Chinese Restaurant · Parkside · 49 tips and reviews

Jeff W.Jeff Weinstein: Soup dumplings, spicy tofu, spinach dumplings, string beans and tsing tao. Reservations are helpful. Not fancy, lots of local families. Great for a group.

cnelson ︻.cnelson ︻╦╤─: Crab and Pork soup dumplings! To eat: place dumpling on soup spoon. Poke hole in top with chopstick. Wait for steam to escape. Use spoon to put whole dumpling in mouth. Enjoy!

Andrew C.Andrew Choi: Shanghai-style pork soup dumplings, pan-fried potstickers, and the garlic bok choy are all yummy. And the hot chili oil makes everything better.

King of Noodles is one of The 15 Best Places for Dumplings in San Francisco.

5. King of Noodles

8.7
1639 Irving St (at 18th Ave), San Francisco, CA
Chinese Restaurant · Inner Sunset · 70 tips and reviews

Jen Q.Jen Q: My new favorite place in the sunset! Authentic Chinese food, delicious dumplings and noodles--I'm partial to the beef tendon and spicy beef (one of the specials on the wall, not on the menu).

Alice O.Alice Oh: The most legit Chinese food I've had in SF and East Bay. Must try! Xiao long bao is very legit. Their soup noodle was also very legit. Salted pepper tofu was great too!

cami j.cami j.: delicious dumplings, fantastic noodles!

Yank Sing is one of The 15 Best Places for Dumplings in San Francisco.

6. Yank Sing

8.3
49 Stevenson St (at Ecker Pl), San Francisco, CA
Dim Sum Restaurant · Financial District · 126 tips and reviews

Amy L.Amy L: Amazing! Soup dumplings were unbelievable, get the sesame ball and egg custard tart for dessert

Robert S.Robert Sherman: Very good. The soup dumplings and shrimp dumplings are awesome. Just be prepared for the bill.

Lesli M.Lesli Mack: Very good! Pork dumplings a must.

MaMa Ji's is one of The 15 Best Places for Dumplings in San Francisco.

7. MaMa Ji's

8.8
4416 18th St (btwn Douglass & Eureka St), San Francisco, CA
Dim Sum Restaurant · Eureka Valley · 92 tips and reviews

Joel C.Joel Corpus: Lava buns, dumplings, BBQ buns...can't go wrong with anything here! Really a great addition to the Castro neighborhood and super delicious and affordable!

Natalie M.Natalie M: I love this place. The fried shrimp dumpling they have at lunch time are so good but all their dim sum is fantastic. Beef chow fun and fried rice is a must as well

Diana A.Diana Arz: Shanghai Dumplings, sesame balls, deep fried meet dumplings are fantastic! Everything else on dim sum menu is really good too. Great for Sunday brunch.

E&O Kitchen and Bar is one of The 15 Best Places for Dumplings in San Francisco.

8. E&O Kitchen and Bar

8.5
314 Sutter St (at Grant), San Francisco, CA
Asian Restaurant · Downtown San Francisco-Union Square · 135 tips and reviews

Nikki D.Nikki D: This place is amazing! We ordered a million apps for a group of 6 and loved everything! The crab dip is to die for, the corn fritters are life changing, and the dumplings are awesome! I'll be back!!!

ashley t.ashley tevatia: Huge space! Good food- ahi tuna poke, chicken lettuce cups, shiitake mushroom dumplings are amazing.

VyomaVyoma: Love the butternut squash dumplings, mushroom dumplings, fried rice and pork buns.

Good Mong Kok Bakery is one of The 15 Best Places for Dumplings in San Francisco.

9. Good Mong Kok Bakery

8.5
1039 Stockton St (btw Jackson St. & Washington St.), San Francisco, CA
Dim Sum Restaurant · Chinatown · 78 tips and reviews

VickyisaStar L.VickyisaStar LAU: Try and find a place nearby that u can eat the yummy dumplings while they're still hot. $2.49 gets u 3 yummy dumplings and 1 giant BBQ Bun so come hungry!

SchnolfSchnolf: Very tasty and authentic dumplings to go. Would definitely go there again. Paid $7 for 8 small and 1 huge dumpling.

Erica L.Erica Lovelace: Shrimp dumplings, turnip cakes and scallion pancakes!

Bund Shanghai Restaurant is one of The 15 Best Places for Dumplings in San Francisco.

10. Bund Shanghai Restaurant

7.7
640 Jackson St (btwn Grant Ave & Kearny St), San Francisco, CA
Shanghai Restaurant · Chinatown · 52 tips and reviews

Rachel H.Rachel He: Soup dumplings are small and awesome!

Catarina L.Catarina Lai: probably the best and the most authentic shanghainese restaurant in #SanFran ... something different & you'll like: crab & meat dumplings (real crab meat & lots) ... u can thank me later :p

Catarina L.Catarina Lai: tofu & vermicelli soup ◦ steamed vegetarian dumplings ◦ home-style spicy tofu

Shanghai Dumpling King is one of The 15 Best Places for Dumplings in San Francisco.

11. Shanghai Dumpling King

7.9
696 Monterey Blvd (Gennessee St), San Francisco, CA
Dumpling Restaurant · Sunnyside · 31 tips and reviews

JonasJonas: Hands down the best soup dumplings in the city!

Angela W.Angela Wang: Get the dumplings and pan fried pork buns but the skins are pretty thick. That indicates lack of authenticity.

Maia K.Maia K.S.: A MUST when you are heading to SFO. really so delicious, the soup dumplings & pea shoots are my favorite. Also always get out of here under $20 per person extremely full and satisfied!

Hong Kong Lounge II 穗香小館 is one of The 15 Best Places for Dumplings in San Francisco.

12. Hong Kong Lounge II 穗香小館

8.8
3300 Geary Blvd (at Parker Ave), San Francisco, CA
Dim Sum Restaurant · Laurel Heights-Jordan Park · 90 tips and reviews

Coco K.Coco Kendall: Great food and for a very good price! Try the Steamed Pork dumplings & the Shanghai dumplings!

Chester N.Chester Ng: Delicious dim sum. Get the baked pork bun and har-gow (shrimp dumpling).

Lauren M.Lauren Mac: A 20 minute wait for a Sunday was better than I thought for 5! Fast service, good valued food, and pea shoots!! Try all the dumplings you can eat :)

Shanghai House is one of The 15 Best Places for Dumplings in San Francisco.

13. Shanghai House

7.7
3641 Balboa St (btw 37th Ave & 38th Ave), San Francisco, CA
Chinese Restaurant · Outer Richmond · 40 tips and reviews

Mike T.Mike Todd: Excellent xiaolongbao. Takeout available. Cash only.

Allison C.Allison C: For 2 people, order: Soup dumplings, side of spicy string/green beans, and hand cut noodles w shrimp. Also think its byob.

Tian Q.Tian Q.: Probably the best xiao long bao in sf (at least better than Shanghai Dumpling King)

Good Luck Dim Sum 好運點心 is one of The 15 Best Places for Dumplings in San Francisco.

14. Good Luck Dim Sum 好運點心

8.2
736 Clement St (btw 8th & 9th Ave), San Francisco, CA
Dim Sum Restaurant · Inner Richmond · 53 tips and reviews

Linda D.Linda Dunlap: Takeout Dim Sum. If the line is long, grab a pink order sheet on the way in and fill out the form while you wait. I order the Pork Siu Mai, Shrimp Dumpling, Pot Sticker, Steam BBQ Pork Bun, and Deep

Erin G.Erin Gleason: Crazy good & insanely cheap -- went w/ two friends and got a heaping tray of food for $25. Standouts: pork siu mai, pot stickers, chive & shrimp dumplings, steamed pork buns, porridge.

Adelia R.Adelia Rahim: Everything! Our favorites are the shrimp and chives dumplings, the beef siu mai and also the sweet rice with chicken wrapped in lotus leaves.

San Tung Chinese Restaurant is one of The 15 Best Places for Dumplings in San Francisco.

15. San Tung Chinese Restaurant

8.7
1031 Irving St (btwn 11th & 12th Ave), San Francisco, CA
Chinese Restaurant · Inner Sunset · 247 tips and reviews

Brent T.Brent Tam: try the shrimp and leek dumplings

Alex W.Alex Warner: Eat the chicken wings, shrimp & leek dumplings

Kevin W. C.Kevin W. Chen: Amazing Chinese food, boiled dumplings and their fried chicken are a must try.