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The 5 Best Dim Sum Restaurants Near Berkeley

Updated: October 14, 2021

In the mood for a dumpling feast in Berkeley? Then you need to take a look at our list of great dim sum restaurants. By scrutinizing millions of articles, rankings, and top sites, we found the best Dim Sum restaurants in Berkeley. Grab some friends for communal dining and tuck into egg rolls, har gow taro dumplings at any of these venues.

Find the perfect Dim Sum spot

Yin Ji Chang Fen

Chinese, BerkeleyChineseBerkeley, Downown Berkeley
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Dumpling Express

Chinese, $, BerkeleyChinese, $Berkeley
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 3.5

If you travel further

Hong Kong East Ocean Seafood Restaurant

Chinese, $$$, EmeryvilleChinese, $$$Emeryville
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5
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    The Best Dim Sum Restaurants In The East Bay

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Asian Pearl Seafood Restaurant

Asian, $$, RichmondAsian, $$Richmond, Richmond Annex
Google: 3.9
Yelp: 3.0
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    The Best Dim Sum Restaurants In The East Bay

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Saigon Seafood Harbor Restaurant

Asian, $$, RichmondAsian, $$Richmond, Richmond Annex
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 3.5

Why these restaurants?

Finding the right spot to satisfy your Dim Sum craving shouldn't be a full-time job. We analyzed 2955 lists and articles from top sources like bayarea.com, 28999 Berkeley restaurants’ ratings across Google and Yelp, and 3104661 reviews – all with some boam magic to make sense of the madness. These spots have been featured in bayarea.com - The Best Dim Sum Restaurants In The East Bay. As restaurants continue to adapt to COVID-19, you can trust us to show the latest information on which restaurants are open and how with our real-time data recommendation engine. Our site gets no money for featuring restaurants in this list – everyone’s earned their place. If your next meal is in any of these ten restaurants, the Dim Sum aficionado in you will rejoice.

Drink pairing tips for Dim Sum

  • The ideal pairing for dumplings and chilli

    Experts often pair dumplings and chilli with a glass of Pinot Gris, a popular white wine.

Interesting facts about Dim Sum

  • A day for dim sum-lovers

    Ever heard of National Dim Sum Week? If you’re in United Kingdom then you better be ready to enjoy it on June June!

  • Amazing Dim Sum in New York City

    You will not regret going to see the Chef One Dumpling Eating Contest at the NYC Dumpling Festival. It happens every September in New York City!

  • A fast eater

    Do you like gyoza? Probably not as much as Peter Czerwinski. They ate a whopping 10 in 1 minutes, A world record!

Parking info

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