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The 8 Best Dim Sum Restaurants Near Redwood City

Updated: May 2, 2022

In the mood for a dumpling feast in Redwood City? 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 Redwood City. 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

I Dumpling

Asian, $, Redwood CityAsian, $Redwood City, Downtown
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Crouching Tiger Restaurant & Bar

Asian, $, Redwood CityAsian, $Redwood City, Downtown
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0

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Chinese, $$, Palo AltoChinese, $$Palo Alto, Downtown North
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 4.0

Dumpling City

Chinese, $, Palo AltoChinese, $Palo Alto, Ventura
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

FEY Restaurant

Chinese, $$, Menlo ParkChinese, $$Menlo Park
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5
  • Thrillist

    The Peninsula's 31 Best Restaurants

  • Infatuation

    A Complete Guide To Eating In Palo Alto And The Rest Of The Peninsula


Yan's Garden

Chinese, $$, San CarlosChinese, $$San Carlos
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Tai Pan

Chinese, $$$, Palo AltoChinese, $$$Palo Alto, University South
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5
  • Lyft

    Top 10 Most Visited Asian Restaurants in Palo Alto


Yum Cha Palace

Asian, $$, Menlo ParkAsian, $$Menlo Park, Downtown Menlo Park
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

How did we curate this list?

Finding the best Dim Sum spots in Redwood City can take way too long. We pored over ratings for 26488 restaurants on Yelp and Google, 3104661 restaurant reviews in Redwood City and 2325 top lists and articles. We paid extra attention to what Infatuation, Thrillist and Lyft had to say, and applied our boam magic sauce. These spots have been featured in Infatuation - A Complete Guide To Eating In Palo Alto And The Rest Of The Peninsula, Thrillist - The Peninsula's 31 Best Restaurants and Lyft - Top 10 Most Visited Asian Restaurants in Palo Alto. Every option we show has been verified as open and offering key services when we recommend it, thanks to our real-time updates. Since boam gets no payment for showing these restaurants, you can trust the restaurants in this list. These ten restaurants offer the best Dim Sum in Redwood City.

Drink pairing tips for Dim Sum

  • Take prawn dumpling to the next level

    When having prawn dumpling, experts suggest you pair it with a glass of jasmine tea, a popular tea.

  • Go for Rose with wu tao go

    To elevate your wu tao go experience, we recommend some Rose to go with your dish. This pairing works especially well because this pink wine carries the flavours of the dish.

  • Pinot Gris with your dumplings and chilli

    A white wine, like Pinot Gris, is a good partner drink to with dumplings and chilli because tones down the sweetness of the wine.

Fun facts about Dim Sum

  • Amazing Dim Sum in New York City

    Why don’t you try something new this year and head to the NYC Dumpling Festival in The United States? Take part in the Chef One Dumpling Eating Contest or just enjoy the festival as a whole. We recommend it!

  • A whole lotta dim sum

    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?

  • National Dim Sum Week

    dim sum lovers in United Kingdom indulge in dim sum come June to celebrate National Dim Sum Week.

Parking information

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