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Dumpling King

228 Swan St, Richmond, Yarra, Victoria 3121, Australia
+61 3 9939 7768
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good38%
  • Average29%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
1 Jul 2018
“Tasty & casual”
29 Nov 2017
“Even better second time around”
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
228 Swan St, Richmond, Yarra, Victoria 3121, Australia
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Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

Typical offerings on menu - nothing to write home about. We ordered 5 different types of dumplings and, apart from the prawn, they pretty much tasted the same. Bit too heavy handed with the salt & sauces. Soup broth was pretty tasteless & a let...More

Thank Jewel236
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Dumpling King was tasty yet satisfying. The photos on the menu did no justice to the actual food. The service was fast and efficient after they finally took our order. We had a wide variety of dishes all of which were exceptionally. A good value...More

Thank Stuart G
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

The staff were most unfriendly. The service pretty sloppy and the dumpling boring. Would not go back. The owner could get their staff to smile and go around to other dumpling places and see how they do it. Do yourself a favour go elsewhere

Thank infoMelbourne
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

We called in on the way to Robbie Williams concert needing a quick feed. Thats what we got. Service was fine a bit on you all the time but thats better than sitting waiting fir hours. Food was brought out quickly and was not a...More

1  Thank Mark W
Reviewed 18 February 2018

There is a saying that if you go to a Chinese restaurant and there are Chinese people eating there then it is a good sign. When I went here there was no people of Chinese or otherAsian descent at all, and I wondered if I...More

1  Thank Rooboy2014
Reviewed 19 January 2018

We were very disappointed with the attitude of staff at this eatery. We started with San Choi Bau....with Spring Rolls which were both tasty. We decided on sharing a Nasi Goreng for main.... here’s where the problems started. The Nasi Goreng was effectively fried rice...More

Thank Tony G
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Good food served promptly with the emphasis on getting people seated fast. The piped music was a bit loud and should be muted to a level that is bearable. The staff could have been a bit more friendly but seemed bent on serving rather than...More

Thank waynedickinson
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

My friends and I had a great assortment of both steamed and pan fried dumplings before the qualifying final at the MCG. A short walk from the ground it was a great choice. The dumplings and accompanying fried rice 'hit the spot' on a cold...More

Thank Garry632015
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Wandered in here quite late but was lucky enough to get a table - this place was packed. Large selection on the menu and BYO. Staff were lovely, service prompt and the food was just delicious. Highly recommend the fried dumplings and the fried rice...More

Thank Macedoncat
Reviewed 7 July 2017

great food just need to get the music rights and something to tone down the noise as its one noisy venue. Staff hit and miss but hey we go for the dumps.

Thank SimonPratt
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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 228 Swan St, Richmond, Yarra, Victoria 3121, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Yarra  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9939 7768
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