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The 5 Best Hot Pot Restaurants Near South San Francisco

Updated: October 6, 2021

Sometimes it’s fun to play with your food and cooking your hot pot at these South San Francisco venues is a blast. We analyzed the top review and ranking sites and assimilated millions of reviews for South San Francisco's best hot pot. Visit any one of the spots on this list for spectacular pork belly, dumplings, and spicy broth.

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Fire Pot

Asian, South San FranciscoAsianSouth San Francisco
Google: 5.0
Yelp: 5.0

If you travel further

Earl Spicy

Chinese, $$, MillbraeChinese, $$Millbrae
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.5

Supreme Pot

Asian, $$, Daly CityAsian, $$Daly City
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0

Boiling BeiJing

Chinese, $$, San BrunoChinese, $$San Bruno
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 4.0

Fresh Elements

Chinese, $$$, Daly CityChinese, $$$Daly City
Google: 4.0
Yelp: 4.0

Why is this list better than others?

We know how tough it is to find the best restaurant in South San Francisco. These results are brought to you by boam, with insights from the Yelp and Google ratings for 28808 South San Francisco restaurants, 3104661 reviews, and 1901 top lists and articles from the likes of . The spots that made the cut have been featured in . Every option we show has been verified as open and offering key services when we recommend it, thanks to our real-time updates. Nobody paid to get on this list, these restaurants earned their spots fair and square. These ten options are sure to delight.

Drink pairing tips for Hot pot

  • Champagne and tofu puffs

    When considering how to best enjoy your tofu puffs, we would highlight how well a glass of Champagne complements the dish as it helps cut through the oiliness of tofu.

  • Sauvignon Blanc with your seafood hot pot

    A glass of something that contrasts the spice in the hot pot should be what you pair your seafood hot pot with. You can’t go wrong pairing your food with a white wine like Sauvignon Blanc.

  • A next-level pairing for Riesling

    Experts recommend pairing a prawn laska with a glass of Riesling, a popular white wine.

Fun facts about Hot pot

  • What China drinks

    The popular drink sour plum tea is made by smoking the plums. People will usually pair this with hot pot.

  • A long-held tradition

    Throw some assortment of sliced ingredient in the mix with your hot pot from China for an authentic experience.

  • Ready for 10 dumpling of gyoza?

    gyoza is pretty tasty, to say the least, and Peter Czerwinski agrees. If you want to break their record for most dumpling eaten in 1, you’re gonna have to help yourself to more than 10!

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