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

1. Kingdom of Dumpling

8.6
1713 Taraval St (btwn 27th & 28th Ave), San Francisco, CA
Dumpling Restaurant · Parkside · 134 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.

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

2. Shanghai Dumpling King

8.4
3319 Balboa St (btwn 34th & 35th Ave), San Francisco, CA
Dumpling Restaurant · Outer Richmond · 168 tips and reviews

Katarina T.Katarina T: Get the xiao long bao, spicy chive and pork dumplings, veg and pork dumplings, spicy pork rice dumplings!

Daniel P.Daniel Plemmons: Love the shanghai style noodles and shanghai dumplings.

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

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

3. Yank Sing

8.8
101 Spear St (inside Rincon Center), San Francisco, CA
Dim Sum Restaurant · Financial District · 215 tips and reviews

Alex B.Alex Bradley: Fantastic dimsum, defintely try the Shanghai Pork Dumplings. x2 the price of anything else, but you get more of them and they are fantastic. Down in one go from the spoon with some vinegar and ginger

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.

Paul C.Paul Cunningham: Ask for what you want, don't just take what comes by. Try the house special dumplings with soup in them. The BBQ pork is excellent in buns or rice wraps. Have fun, try stuff, it's all good

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

4. Dumpling Kitchen

8.9
1935 Taraval St (btw 29th & 30th), San Francisco, CA
Chinese Restaurant · Parkside · 52 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.

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

5. Yank Sing

8.4
49 Stevenson St (at Ecker Pl), San Francisco, CA
Dim Sum Restaurant · Financial District · 130 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.

Rewan P.Rewan Parti: Excellent choice of dumplings! Great selection of vegetarian dumplings. Open only till 3pm. Get the pan fried pork dumplings, shrimp steamed dumplings and stuffed mushroom. Don’t take all at once!

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

6. Good Mong Kok Bakery

8.4
1039 Stockton St (btw Jackson St. & Washington St.), San Francisco, CA
Dim Sum Restaurant · Chinatown · 87 tips and reviews

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!

Marshall S.Marshall St. Clair: Recommended for shrimp dumplings and char siu bao pork buns

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

7. King of Noodles

8.4
1639 Irving St (at 18th Ave), San Francisco, CA
Chinese Restaurant · Inner Sunset · 76 tips and reviews

Lily P.Lily Pan: Tons of veggie options, great hand pulled noodles, fast wait, and same owners as kingdom of dumplings!!

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).

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

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

8. E&O Kitchen and Bar

8.6
314 Sutter St (at Grant), San Francisco, CA
Asian Restaurant · Downtown San Francisco-Union Square · 138 tips and reviews

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.

Cathy A.Cathy Ashton: Great shitake dumplings and pad Thai recommend you go

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

9. MaMa Ji's

8.8
4416 18th St (btwn Douglass & Eureka St), San Francisco, CA
Dim Sum Restaurant · Eureka Valley · 94 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

Cameron M.Cameron Maddux: Shrimp 2 ways: green pepper stuffed and with cilantro dumpling are both delicious.

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

10. 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 · 94 tips and reviews

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

Song-My T.Song-My Tran: Baked pork bun, pan fried chive and shrimp dumpling, and lotus wrapped sticky rice

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 :)

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

11. Dumpling Time

8.3
11 Division St (at De Haro St), San Francisco, CA
Dumpling Restaurant · Showplace Square · 36 tips and reviews

Chloe F.Chloe Fan: Get the xiao long bao, Xi An dumplings, and green tea milk bao.

Max K.Max K: The beet wrapper tom yum goong xiao long bao are great!

Ben C.Ben Chen: Amazing XLB (Shanghai Dumplings)! Bring friends and try everything. Finish your meal with the dessert bun trio.

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

12. Shanghai Dumpling King

7.8
696 Monterey Blvd (Gennessee St), San Francisco, CA
Dumpling Restaurant · Sunnyside · 32 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!

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

13. Good Luck Dim Sum 好運點心

8.3
736 Clement St (btw 8th & 9th Ave), San Francisco, CA
Dim Sum Restaurant · Inner Richmond · 54 tips and reviews

Erin L.Erin Lane: 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.

Jose S.Jose Silva: Shrimp dumplings, pork siu mai, BBQ pork bun, porridge

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

14. Bund Shanghai Restaurant

8.0
640 Jackson St (btwn Grant Ave & Kearny St), San Francisco, CA
Shanghai Restaurant · Chinatown · 55 tips and reviews

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

Joe G.Joe Gremillion: Pork in garlic sauce is excellent, said the xiao long bao, and sweet and sour soup. This is a fantastic place for near authentic food that has not been "westernized."

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

15. Shanghai House

7.7
3641 Balboa St (btw 37th Ave & 38th Ave), San Francisco, CA
Chinese Restaurant · Outer Richmond · 42 tips and reviews

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

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

takishido n.takishido neko: Maybe the best spot in the Richmond for soup dumplings, tea duck, and pea shoots.