Boston's Best for Soup Dumplings


The allure of a broth-filled dumpling (properly known as xiaolongbao) draws in ravenous crowds from all around Boston. Whether snagging them off speeding carts during dim sum or ordering multiple portions for yourself at a proper sit-down establishment, those craving these Shanghai-style small eats can easily get their fix.

Blue Ginger

Asian • Wellesley

Food27 Decor24 Service26 Cost$54
Dumpling Cafe Inc

Chinese • Theater District

Food25 Decor19 Service20 Cost$17
Gourmet Dumpling House

Chinese • Chinatown

Food25 Decor13 Service17 Cost$17
Shanghai Gate

Chinese • Allston

Food25 Decor18 Service19 Cost$21
Taiwan Cafe

Chinese • Chinatown

Food21 Decor13 Service16 Cost$16