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The 15 Best Dim Sum Restaurants In Austin

Updated: June 28, 2022

Heading to brunch or dinner? Austin’s best dim sum spots are great for both with the best egg rolls in town! We analyzed tons of reviews and incorporated the ranking and articles from top sites for the best dim sum in Austin. The next time you’re after great pork buns, fish balls or rice rolls pay one of these venues a visit!

Find the perfect Dim Sum spot

1618 Asian Fusion

Asian, $$, RiversideAsian, $$Austin, Riverside
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
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Bar Peached

Asian, $$, Old West AustinAsian, $$Austin, Old West Austin
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5
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Wu Chow

Asian, $$, DowntownAsian, $$Austin, Downtown
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
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  • Eater, 2021

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Loro

Asian, $$$, South LamarAsian, $$$Austin, South Lamar
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
  • Hoodline, 2019

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  • Female Foodie

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Lucky Robot

Japanese, $$, South River CityJapanese, $$Austin, South River City
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
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House of Three Gorges

Chinese, $$, North AustinChinese, $$Austin, North Austin
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5
  • Eater, 2021

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    Eater, 2021
  • Eater, 2014

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    Eater, 2014

Jade Restaurant

Asian, $$, AustinAsian, $$Austin
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0
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    Eater, 2019
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Fat Dragon

Asian, $$, AustinAsian, $$Austin
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0
  • Thrillist, 2022

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    Thrillist, 2022
  • Eater, 2021

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Sweet Chive

Asian, $$, HollyAsian, $$Austin, Holly
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
  • Eater, 2019

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  • Hoodline, 2019

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East Side King

Asian, $$, ZilkerAsian, $$Austin, Zilker
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0
  • Female Foodie

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Lin Asian Bar And Dim Sum

Asian, $$, Old West AustinAsian, $$Austin, Old West Austin
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
  • Thrillist, 2022

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    Thrillist, 2022
  • Eater, 2021

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Xian Sushi and Noodle

Asian, $, RMMAAsian, $Austin, RMMA
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
  • Thrillist, 2022

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    Thrillist, 2022
  • Eater, 2021

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    Eater, 2021

Chen Z Noodle House

Chinese, $, West Oak HillChinese, $Austin, West Oak Hill
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0
  • Eater, 2021

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    Eater, 2021
  • TimeOut, 2016

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    TimeOut, 2016

China Gold

Asian, $, AustinAsian, $Austin
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0

Xian Noodles

Asian, $$, North BurnettAsian, $$Austin, North Burnett
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0

How did we curate these results?

Finding the best Dim Sum spots in Austin can take way too long. We used our boam magic powers to analyze 823905 local restaurant reviews, Google and Yelp ratings for 7042 restaurants, and 1014 lists and articles from top sources like Female Foodie, Hoodline and Eater. These top contenders have appeared in Female Foodie - 21 Best South Austin Restaurants, Hoodline - Are these trending Austin restaurants on your radar? and Eater - 14 Low-Key Awesome Spots to Eat and Drink in Westlake. Our engine uses real-time data to only show restaurants that are open and their available services, so you can stay safe on your terms. Our site gets no money for featuring restaurants in this list – everyone’s earned their place. The restaurants featured above represent the best of the best in Austin Dim Sum.

Questions & answers

Wu Chow, 1618 Asian Fusion, and Loro are the highest-rated dim sum spots to get a quick lunch in Austin.

Wu Chow, 1618 Asian Fusion, and Loro are the highest-rated dim sum spots for a pick-up order in Austin.

Wu Chow, 1618 Asian Fusion, and Loro are the highest-rated late-night spots for dim sum in Austin.

Wu Chow, 1618 Asian Fusion, and Loro are the highest-rated dim sum spots for dinner in Austin.

Wu Chow, 1618 Asian Fusion, and Loro are the highest-rated dim sum spots for take-out in Austin.

Drink pairing tips for Dim Sum

  • The ideal pairing for dumplings and chilli

    When ordering dumplings and chilli, experts suggest pairing it with a glass of Pinot Gris, a popular white wine.

Fun facts about Dim Sum

  • Most dim sum ever?

    Are you a fan ofdim sum? The current record for eating the most dim sum is 18 pieces! Do you love dim sum enough to beat this record?

  • September = Dim Sum festival

    The NYC Dumpling Festival is held every September in New York City, The United States, celebrating the local foodies’ passion for Dim Sum.

  • United Kingdom's National Dim Sum Week

    Do you like dim sum enough to dedicate a day to it? If you answered yes, then you should probably know that June National Dim Sum Week is National Dim Sum Week.

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