Dumpling Specialist

Dim Sum, Dumplings

1123 Taraval St, San Francisco
(415) 640-1403



Reviews for Dumpling Specialist

Stopped in for Dumplings with friends, and had an AMAZING meal. Every item that we ordered was delicious. The staff was friendly and service was quick. Would recommend this place to anyone, and if I'm ever in San Francisco again, I would definitely return!

Thanks to the reco of a friend and tips here on Yelp, I got to discover the very yummy Dumpling Specialist. It's one of the few places I've found Taiwanese sticky rice roll (fan tuan). Sticky rice + fried dough + Chinese preserved veggies/pickles + pork floss. It is indeed a small space of only 4 tables (2 tables of 4, 2 tables of 2) but that wasn't a big problem when I was there. Tables turn quickly (and I try to be mindful of waiting guests, and the staff working...read full review
Delicious. Affordable. Authentic. The restaurant is clean. That's unheard of in this city these days. We put our names down at around 1:30 on a Saturday afternoon to find a small crowd waiting in front of the restaurant. There are only 4 tables inside so plan accordingly since they close at 2:30 to prep for dinner. The spread: 2 orders of the hot soy milk (slightly sweet) 3 orders of the wontons in chili oil xiao long bao/soup dumplings pan-fried dumplings sticky rice roll...read full review

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Monday 11AM - 2:30PM
5 - 8PM
Tuesday 11AM - 2:30PM
5 - 8PM
Wednesday Closed
Thursday 11AM - 2:30PM
5 - 8PM
Friday 11AM - 2:30PM
5 - 8PM
Saturday 11AM - 2:30PM
5 - 8PM
Sunday 11AM - 2:30PM
5 - 8PM