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Posted On: 27 July 2021 05:00 pm
Updated On: 14 November 2022 11:27 am

Craving dim sums? Check out these restaurants in Doha!

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Siu Mai, Xiao Long Bao, Har Gow, Steamed Buns, Beancurd Rolls... if you're a dim sum fan, then you're no stranger to these dishes. Traditionally served in wooden baskets, these little morsels are usually enjoyed with tea.

So if you're craving dim sum and dumplings, the (ILQ) team has lined up a few places in Qatar where you can get your dim sum fix.


D'Chopstix Chinese & Japanese Restaurant holiday villa doha
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If you're looking for an affordable eat-all-you-can dim sum brunch (Adults: QR 99, Kids: QR 59), D'Chopstix has what you're looking for. The restaurant combines Chinese and Japanese cuisines with traditional Teppanyaki and hot pot tables. The popular Dim Sum Brunch is every Friday and features different steamed and fried dumplings, spring rolls, Shanghai Pancakes, Paos (buns), Bean Curd Skin Roll, Loh Mai Kai, and more.

    Hakkasan Doha

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    Offering modern Cantonese cuisine, Hakkasan Doha is one of the famous places to get dim sum in Qatar. Go for the Saturday Dim Sum Lunch, where you can enjoy a selection of steamed, fried, baked, and grilled dim sum. Har Gau with Truffle, Scallop Shiu Mai with Tobiko Caviar, Wagyu Beef Xiao Long Bao, and the Prawn and Scallop Cheung Fun are noteworthy.


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    Experience authentic Cantonese flavours at Liang, which has partnered with Hong Kong Maxim's. The Chinese restaurant has a separate dim sum menu which you can choose from. Don't miss their Xiao Long Bao, Hong Kong-style Turnip Cake, and Lotus Leaf-Wrapped Glutinous Rice with Chicken.

    Shanghai Club

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    Want to dine with a view? Head to Shanghai Club! Serving Asian favourites with a modern touch, the restaurant offers diners a selection of dim sums such as Asian Vegetables Dumpling, Chicken and Prawn Szechuan Wonton, Chicken Sui Mai, Chicken Xiao Long Bao, Fried Duck Wonton, Classic Har Gow Crystal Shrimp, Seafood Xiao Long Bao, and the interesting Duck Hand Bag.

      Ginger Club

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      The Chinese and Thai restaurant offers a selection of dim sums on its menu. Indulge in steamed or fried vegetable, chicken, prawn, beef, seafood, or assorted dim sum. Plus, there's also money bag and spring rolls.

      • Location: The Pearl Qatar, Al Khor Mall, Hyatt Plaza
      • Contact: +974 5078 8666, +974 7443 3341, +974 3033 0554
      • Instagram: @gingerclub.qatar

      New Shanghai

      New Shanghai
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      New Shanghai is one of the newest Asian restaurants in Qatar and serves authentic Shanghai-style delicacies. Indulge in their selection of speciality dumplings that are plump with fillings. Their signature soup dumplings, or xiao long bao, are a must-try that guests can see freshly made at their dumpling theatre!

      Satsuma Asian Bistro

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      Looking for unlimited dumplings? Head over to Satsuma during their Dumpling Nights every Tuesday and Thursday from 6 pm to 10 pm and enjoy all-you-can-eat dumplings at only QR 99! The offer comes with Truffle-Scented Edamame, Vegetable Dumplings, Prawn Hargow, Chicken and Prawn Shaomai, and Black Cod Dumplings.

      • Location: Magnum Hotel & Suites
      • Contact: +974 4445 1555
      • Instagram: @satsuma.bistro

      Three Peppers Chinese Restaurant

      Three Peppers Restaurant
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      Three Peppers Chinese Restaurant is one of the well-loved eateries in Doha that serves authentic Chinese cuisine. Offering an extensive menu of noodles, soups, and other delicacies, their dumplings remain a crowd favourite among customers.

      P.F. Changs

      P.F. Changs
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      One of the world's leading Pan-Asian chain restaurants, P.F. Changs's selection of dim sum is a must-try! Choose from shrimp or chicken and enjoy the comforting flavours only delicious dumplings can offer.

      • Location: Villagio Mall, Doha Festival City
      • Contact: +974 4452 8541, +974 4452 9960
      • Website:

      Silver Dragon

      Silver Dragon Restaurant
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      Silver Dragon is a hidden gem serving Japanese and Chinese dishes. Their hefty servings of Mushroom Dumplings with chilli sauce are a must-try! You'll be stocking up on empty wooden dumpling baskets in no time!

      Originally written by Darlene Madrid, updated by Cassandra Pallagud.


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