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Dumpling King

85 Grote St | Shop 5, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
+61 8 8212 1886
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good53%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible10%
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“dumplings” (74 reviews)
“soup” (8 reviews)
“chili” (4 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
85 Grote St | Shop 5, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The dumplings are to die for. At one stage i ate here every night. Be aware the service is shocking. Dont expect polite attentive staff.

Thank s k
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Ordered the pan fried pork dumplings. Cheap price explains the higher dumpling skin to filling ratio. Dumpling skin is really thick and doughy almost battter like Chili sauce on the table is tasteless. It’s been cooked out so long it’s essentially the plant fibre that’s...More

Thank Konrad M
Reviewed 3 October 2017

A great restaurant in China Town for dumplings, which is inexpensive. No alcohol served here and it is cash only. We normally have the hot & sour soup with dumplings, which costs A$9.80 for beautiful soup & ten dumplings. This a meal in itself, so...More

Thank Pam S
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Have dined here many times and the fried pork dumplings and spring onion pancakes are always our #1. Great value, basic but yummy. Bring cash as no EFT available. Not licensed so be prepared to drink hot green tea or a cold softy. Plenty of...More

Thank msmuse2016
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Tables and chairs outside as well as indoors, the food was tasty and the service was good. Pork dumplings and noodle dish were above average.

Thank James K
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

If you love dumplings, these guys probably sell them at the cheapest possible rates in all of Adelaide. They taste good and with almost about 15 pieces to a portion it is great value for money! We also tried noodle soup with shredded pork -...More

Thank Paul W
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Food is fantastic. A lot to choose from on the menu. We had the pork dumplings, fried, they were fantastic. It's also a nice cheap place to eat. If you're driving, parking can be a bit of a pain. All in all, great place to...More

Thank Lyrae O
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

This restaurant has been our dumpling favourite on a Saturday for brunch. Its not busy and just a nice place to catch up with friends on a budget. Cadh only and order at the counter. We normally order the pork, chicken and prawn and the...More

Thank Rose R
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

This is our children's favourite restaurant in all of Adelaide. It is simple - the dumplings. They are delicious and good value. Muddling orders and staff not being attentive is part of the charm of this busy and well frequented restaurant. Three and a half...More

Thank RobYoungAust
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Either we ordered the wrong dish or I don’t get it! This place is packed full every time I walk past, so decided to go in and was lucky to get a seat. Ordered the chicken and prawn fried dumpling and I literally had to...More

Thank Tina E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 9:15 PM
10:30 AM - 9:15 PM
10:30 AM - 9:15 PM
10:30 AM - 9:15 PM
10:30 AM - 10:15 PM
10:30 AM - 10:15 PM
10:30 AM - 10:15 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 85 Grote St | Shop 5, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  Adelaide
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8212 1886
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