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Dumpling House

#61 of 6,824 Restaurants in Toronto
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328 Spadina Ave, Toronto, Ontario M5T 2E7, Canada
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11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Toronto, Canada
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our Sunday ritual !! Service is super fast, food is always amazingly fresh, tasty and hits the spot. General Tao chicken and the fried dumplings with spinach and mushroom are a must try. Enjoy😊

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Thank Rima H
Oshawa, Canada
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were asked to leave our umbrella in a filthy bucket filled with water which they never bother to empty. We politely asked for tea which never came. The sauce and meat that came with the noodles was extremely salty, The onion cake was extremely greasy. The steamed dumplings seemed boiled (bland). The washroom was filthy, felt sick to my... More 

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1 Thank kia273
Toronto
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24 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We go here regularly. Great food at a great price. It's always crowded and you will have a wait if you go at popular times but tables move pretty fast. We love the eggplant with garlic sauce and the wonton soup in addition to the dumplings

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Thank SunshineMum
Nazareth, Pennsylvania
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301 reviews
190 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my third or fourth time here. Tried the steamed version of the pork and chive dumplings; I think I prefer them fried because the dough on the steamed version was too thick for my taste. Nothing fancy here, just good food at a very cheap price and decent service. Cash only.

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1 Thank sjc43
Houston
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64 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just had dinner a Dumpling House in China town Toronto. Small place, crowded, slow service. Suggest going early because lines form quickly out the door. We had the Chicken with Mushrooms which was pretty bland. Wouldn't order again. The eggplant dish was outstanding. Very delicious and I highly recommend it. No rice is served with the meals as in the... More 

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Thank Michael S
Edmonton, Canada
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152 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a small restaurant located within the old China town in Toronto they have undergone renovations with better decoration the price of the dumplings also have gone up the dumplings are still good but the skin is thicker than before they were also not as crispy there is always a line waiting at the entrance no matter the time... More 

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Thank Allan & Amy T
Melbourne, Australia
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Coming from Melbourne Australia, this place would be considered as quite average. The fried dumplings aren't as substantial and very loosely folded. Taste was OK only. Not much depth and skin was bit oily. The steamed/boiled dumplings was OK but lacked flavour. You need to the vinegar to dip. They don't use a chilli oil but have a chilli sauce... More 

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Thank Hungrrry21
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Great little place! Clean, and fast service. Dumplings were delicious. Tried here from reviews on TripAdvisor and glad we did. Very busy but they move people fat. We walked right in and sat down. We chose the 3 fried dumplings...pork, beef and shrimp/veggie. All very good. Large plate of pork fried rice, and general twos. Definitely worth a try.

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Thank LRN722
east hartford,ct
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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Stopped in with my family for dinner on a Saturday night Great location in China town Service is good, fast and accurate although they don't hang around at the table and make small talk. Food is awesome, spring rolls tastes fresh and the dumplings we're great Price is reasonable Take the street car as traffic is rough in this area... More 

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Thank theonlybaz
Sao Paulo, SP
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52 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is famous for the food and it's price. There's a big waiting line but worth waiting! Very good food and well served!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$10
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 328 Spadina Ave, Toronto, Ontario M5T 2E7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown

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Staying in Chinatown

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Chinatown
Toronto's main Chinatown has the honor of being the largest in North America. Gaping down across Dundas Street West and Spadina Avenue, the area is a wonderful medley of shops and restaurants, busy signs and bright red gates, a destination for foodie fun. Chinatown's streets are always bustling, packed with people and outdoor stalls hawking fresh produce and products. The restaurants and authentic marketplaces that shoulder in against each other display shining roast ducks and menus studded with dumplings and noodle bowls. The air is pervaded with music. different languages, and the smell of fried food and mouth-watering desserts. Chinatown's restaurants represent a broad range of fare, from traditional Szechuan and Shanghai foods, to other Asian delicacies, including some of the top Japanese, Vietnamese, and Korean spots in the city. Whether you're in the mood for a sit-down tea house or a bubble tea to go, Chinatown is the spot to enjoy an exciting walk and the promise of leaving satisfied.
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