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The 9 Best Dim Sum Restaurants Near South San Francisco

Updated: May 22, 2021

Finding the top South San Francisco restaurants has never been easier. To get you the ultimate list of the best restaurants, we examined the best review and restaurant sites incorporating millions of expert and diner reviews. Compare ratings, reviews, prices and hours easily by scrolling down and checking out our top 10 list.

Find the perfect spot

Grand Palace Restaurant

Asian
South San Francisco
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 3.5

The Night Market

Chinese
South San Francisco
Google: 4.0
Yelp: 3.5

HL Peninsula Restaurant

Chinese · $7 avg. price for 2 pc dim sum
South San Francisco
Google: 3.9
Yelp: 3.0

If you travel further

Koi Palace

Chinese · $20 avg. main dish
Daly City
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

Red Circle Dumplings

Asian
San Bruno
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 4.0

Dim Sum King

Chinese · $15 avg. main dish
Daly City
Google: 3.9
Yelp: 3.5

Ming Yuan Restaurant

Asian
Daly City
Google: 3.9
Yelp: 3.0

Tai Wu Restaurant

Chinese · $19 avg. main dish
Millbrae
Google: 3.8
Yelp: 3.0

New Asian Pearl Peninsula

Chinese · $5 avg. price for 2 pc dim sum
Millbrae
Google: 3.7
Yelp: 3.0

Why these restaurants?

Figuring out the best restaurants can take a long time. We analyzed 28808 South San Francisco restaurants on Yelp and Google, 3104661 South San Francisco restaurant reviews, and 1901 lists and articles – looking closely at what Foodnut, SF Weekly and Dim Sum Central had to say – and applied our Feastfox magic. These top contenders have appeared in Foodnut - Top 10 chinese restaurants in SF, SF Weekly - The Best Dim Sum In San Francisco and Dim Sum Central - The Best Dim Sum Restaurants In San Francisco. We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal no matter what. Feastfox gets no payment from the restaurants we show, so you can trust what you see. These ten options are sure to delight.

Drink pairing tips for Dim Sum

  • The ideal pairing for wu tao go

    When having wu tao go, experts suggest you pair it with a glass of Rose, a popular pink wine.

Factoids about Dim Sum

  • 10 dumpling of gyoza, please!

    Peter Czerwinski knows that you can never have too much of a good thing. They proved this by eating 10 dumpling in a limited time,setting a world record in the process!

  • September = Dim Sum festival

    Not sure what to do in September? We have an event you should head to! Go hang out at the NYC Dumpling Festival in New York City. They even have a Chef One Dumpling Eating Contest!

  • National Dim Sum Week in United Kingdom

    June in United Kingdom, people celebrate dim sum and chow down for National Dim Sum Week!

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