Dim sum is small plates of Chinese cuisine typically served in traditional steamer baskets. Don’t be fooled by their size, these bites can pack a punch of flavor. Here are the best dim sum restaurants in San Francisco.
1 Yank Sing
This upscale dim sum restaurant is constantly on lists for one of the best restaurants in San Francisco. Yank Sing became so popular with the Financial District crowd that they opened a second location in the same neighborhood.
101 Spear St, San Francisco, 415.957.9300
49 Stevenson St, San Francisco, 415.541.4949
2 Good Luck Dim Sum
3 Ton Kiang Restaurant
Ton Kiang is known for serving up some of the best dim sum in the city. Their pork buns are a delightful treat and their mango pudding is both refreshing and unique.
5821 Geary Blvd, San Francisco, 415. 752-4440, www.tonkiang.net
4 Koi Palace
Koi Palace is not technically located in San Francisco, but people love it so much that I just had to include it. They serve special dishes such as suckling pig and dragon beard candy.
365 Gellert Blvd, Daly City, 650.992.9000, www.koipalace.com