Richmond’s Dumpling Trail Tour

Grab your chopsticks, some extra napkins and get ready for a taste adventure along the … Richmond Dumpling Trail…They’re crispy, they’re chewy, and they are stuffed with everything from soup to meat.

Guided walking tour sampling 5 of the 20+ restaurants serving up the most delectable dumplings this side of the Pacific.

Includes many different dumpling tastings, tea and one beer pairing. 3 hours.

While the Dumpling Trail is home to countless regional varieties of Asian dumplings, these are often considered the most popular:

Xiao Long Bao give an addictive Shanghainese take on dumplings, stuffed with pork and a tantalizing soup.

Har Gow are dangerously delicious shrimp dumplings wrapped in a tapioca starch pastry.

Cantonese Siu Mai —stuffed with pork, shrimp, and topped with salmon roe or sometimes a whole prawn.

Cantonese Wontons are stuffed with savoury shrimp and/or pork and served boiled, deep fried, in soup, with noodles, or in spicy sauce.

Tour Includes:

  • Dumplings and some additional accompaniments at each restaurant
  • Informative and interactive guided walking tour
  • Gratuities to your guide are highly appreciated

Time: Daily starting at 11am – private tours available at different times

Price: $60 CDN per person + GST

  • $3 ticketing fee added upon check-out

Minimum capacity: 4 guests (guests will be notified 24 hours before tour if minimum not met) Maximum capacity: 12 guests on public tours. Private tours can accommodate more.

Meeting and Ending Spot:

Please note: the itinerary is subject to change, based on the restaurants’ availability.

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For private or large group tours (e.g. stagettes, company or corporate parties, spousal tours), please contact us directly. We are happy to host your special event and will customize it according to your preferences and budget. We look forward to hearing from you.  18% gratuities is added upon registration for parties of 6 or more.

Group rates for public tours: 10% off for 12 guests or more

Private group tour rates are determined on a case-to-case basis.