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The 15 Best Dumpling Restaurants In Austin

Updated: June 28, 2022

Do you love dumplings? These Austin restaurants are our go-to for great xiao long bao and gyoza. We surveyed the top review sites and analyzed millions of reviews to ensure only the best #Craving made this list. So if you're in the mood for a Honk Kong style high tea or a portion of har gow to-go these are the best places in Austin.

Find the perfect Dumplings spot

Wu Chow

Asian, $$, DowntownAsian, $$Austin, Downtown
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
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Barley Swine

American, $$$, BrentwoodAmerican, $$$Austin, Brentwood
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
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1618 Asian Fusion

Asian, $$, RiversideAsian, $$Austin, Riverside
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
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True Food Kitchen

American, $$, DowntownAmerican, $$Austin, Downtown
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
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Lin Asian Bar And Dim Sum

Asian, $$, Old West AustinAsian, $$Austin, Old West Austin
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
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Elizabeth Street Cafe

Vietnamese, $$, BouldinVietnamese, $$Austin, Bouldin
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5
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Lucky Robot

Japanese, $$, South River CityJapanese, $$Austin, South River City
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
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Sazan Ramen

Asian, $$, HighlandAsian, $$Austin, Highland
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Mandala Kitchen & Bar

Asian, $$, ZilkerAsian, $$Austin, Zilker
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.5
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Jade Restaurant

Asian, $$, AustinAsian, $$Austin
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0
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Sweet Chive

Asian, $$, HollyAsian, $$Austin, Holly
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
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The Mockingbird Café

Mediterranean, $$$, DowntownMediterranean, $$$Austin, Downtown
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.5

Oseyo

Korean, $$, East Cesar ChavezKorean, $$Austin, East Cesar Chavez
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0

Xian Noodles

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

LOTUS CHINESE

Chinese, $$, North BurnettChinese, $$Austin, North Burnett
Google: 3.5
Yelp: 4.0
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How did we curate these results?

We know how tough it is to find the best Dumplings in Austin. 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 Eater and Hoodline. We cross-referenced with top lists, like Eater - 24 Excellent Lunch Destinations in Austin, Eater - Where to Eat and Drink in the Domain and Hoodline - Are these trending Austin restaurants on your radar?. We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal no matter what. Restaurants can’t pay to show up on this list, so you can trust what you see and enjoy the city’s hidden gems. The ten options above are the best of Austin Dumplings.

Recurring questions

Wu Chow, 1618 Asian Fusion, and Bowl Menu are the highest-rated spots for dumplings delivery in Austin.

Barley Swine, Wu Chow, and 1618 Asian Fusion are the highest-rated late-night spots for dumplings in Austin.

Barley Swine, Wu Chow, and 1618 Asian Fusion are the highest-rated dumpling spots to get a quick lunch in Austin.

Barley Swine, Wu Chow, and 1618 Asian Fusion are the highest-rated upscale spots for dumpling in Austin.

Barley Swine, Wu Chow, and 1618 Asian Fusion are the highest-rated dumpling spots for dinner in Austin.

Drink pairing tips for Dumplings

  • The perfect complement to wu tao go


    Experts suggest pairing a wu tao go with a glass of Rose, a popular pink wine.


Interesting facts about Dumplings

  • A day for dim sum-lovers

    The love for dim sum is unlimited in United Kingdom - that’s why they celebrate National Dim Sum Week every year.

  • The fastest eater

    Peter Czerwinski holds the record for eating the most gyoza in the world by finishing no fewer than 10 in one sitting. Could you top that?

  • Amazing Dumplings in New York City

    The United States celebrates their appreciation for Dumplings in style with the annual NYC Dumpling Festival. Expect all things Dumplings at this popular event.

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