• London's best dumplings

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    We've gathered together a list of London's best dumplings, from dim sum favourites to hearty Eastern European options. 

  • Yauatcha's rainbow dumplings are helping feed hungry kids

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    Well, now - aren't these pretty? These gloriously rainbow coloured potstickers are a dish to order that'll not only brighten your day but start someone else's off well too.

    Yauatcha have brought them in for the month of June and, for every box purchase, they'll donate a whole month of breakfasts for a child via the charity Magic Breakfast.

    The seven rainbow dumplings are:

    • Red - filled with Szechuan tenderloin
  • Din Tai Fung returns to Covent Garden, delivering dumplings, noodles and more...

    Din Tai Fung returns to Covent Garden, delivering dumplings, noodles and more...

    We are seeing rather a lot of restaurants making their return to London right now. And next up are the hugely popular Din Tai Fung in Covent Garden.

    It's delivery only, of course, so you won't be able to see the artists at work creating the xiao long bao dumplings (it's so soothing - we could watch that for ages) and indeed, it doesn't seem that the soup dumplings available at

  • Dumplings' Legend reopens for business delivering xiao long bao and more

    dumplings legend reopens for xiao long bao delivery and more

    Well now, this is welcome news. Given how much Chinatown suffered in a drop off in trade the weeks before lockdown, any signs of revival there are doubly appreciated.

    So we're delighted to reveal that one of our favourite hangouts in London, Dumplings' Legend, is back up and running.

    The restaurant announced yesterday that it had moved to delivery, with "Stir-fry and Xiao long Bao and our

  • Test Driving BaoziInn Borough - three floors of Chinese roast meats and dumplings


    BaoziInn have just opened their flagship restaurant in Borough with three floors devoted to Chinese dishes. We went along to try it out.

  • My Neighbours The Dumplings are opening in Victoria Park

    My Neighbours The Dumplings are opening in Victoria ParkThe original Clapton restaurant has been a big success - so much so that My Neighbours The Dumplings are about to open in Victoria Park. Once again, it's all about the dumplings - and they're very, very good. 

  • Test Driving Din Tai Fung - the dumpling powerhouse hits London


    With all the hype over the opening of their first London restaurant, could Din Tai Fung live up to expectations? We went to check out the famous Taiwanese dumpling chain's Covent Garden restaurant.

  • New York's Red Farm settles on Covent Garden for its London restaurant

    New York' Red Farm settles on Covent Garden for its London restaurantThe people behind Pac Man dumplings are coming to London. Expect a modern take on Chinese dim sum with a few NYC influences too. 

  • Lunchtime dumpling giveaway at King's Cross


    Fancy free dumplings this week? Of course you do. Head to King's Cross station on Wednesday lunchtime and look out for a towering cart of dumplings outside the station. It's there to publicise the opening of the new W Hotel in Shanghai.

    W Shanghai – The Bund has come up with a London-inspired Chinese ‘Wake Up Wonton’ designed by chef Ning Ma of Mamalan. Based on traditional Chinese noodle soup, Ning Ma's wonton noodle combines coffee flavours with a twist of cream.

  • All the dumplings, please - we Test Drive Ugly Dumpling

    dumplingThey've graduated from street food to permanent restaurant - we head over to Carnaby to check out Ugly Dumpling's new spot. 

  • Yumplings comes to Dinerama from the people behind Yum Bun

    Yumplings comes to Dinerama from the people behind Yum Bun

    We can never get enough dumpling news, to be frank. And getting the news that Yum Bun are opening a dumplings spot is doubly good. 

    Just launched in Dinerama, we're told they'll be serving up "Northern Chinese-inspired Xian spices with cumin and coriander, chive-infused oils and rich fillings inside a fresh and delicate dumpling case" and they're calling that "The Big Hug".

    And those fillings will be the

  • The Ugly Dumplings take over the Little Pitt site on Newburgh Street


    What: The Ugly Dumplings

    In a nutshell: Anglo-Chinese dumpling and noodle joint

    Summing it all up: Street traders The Ugly Dumplings are opening their first permanent site, taking over the old Little Pitt site off Carnaby Street