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Dumplings' Legend

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#15,165 of 19,178 Restaurants in London


Chinese, Asian
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Chinese, Asian
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Decent dumplings at a reasonable price, could’ve been better but there were no major issues, staff were super helpful

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Caiotheexplorer
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We initially wanted to go to Beijing Dumplings but they were so rude and ignored us so we tried this place. It is a busy restuarant where they want to turn the tables quickly so bear that in mind. If you want a quiet relaxed...More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Thank you, Rick Steves, for recommending this restaurant in your book. These were the best dumplings either of us ever ate. This busy, clean eatery delights with a glassed-in kitchen of dumpling-makers. Tables have white table cloths, service is brisk and the restaurant is packed...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank connyp561
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ignore the bad reviews, they deserve a try! Went today as a group of four. We were greeted warmly and sat at a decent table. Someone came quickly to take drinks orders and we weren’t waiting ages for someone to take our food order. Where...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank rlwright90
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We selected this place because of the name and I have to say that dumpling were not that bad but probably the only good thing of the restaurant. The person who sit us at the table was totally unfriendly. She put us (4) in a...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank daghim
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

To celebrate GCSE results day our daughter asked for a Chinese meal in Soho. After looking at many menus and venues we chose dumplings legend. The staff were very friendly on entry and we were shown to a circular table in a nicely air-conditioned part...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank herman19642017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This isn’t the first time I have visited, last time was specifically for dumplings which were good. This time was to take a family member unfamiliar with Chinese food. Peking duck was good but the dishes we had afterwards had far far too many dried...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank bunny98765
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First time here, a Saturday evening so expected it to be busy. We had to wait for about 15 minutes to be seated but accepted this is a quick turnaround place and not supposed to be an a la carte offering. The food and drinks...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Gary4407
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'm surprised by all the negative comments on the service. Terrible service has never been my experience here. It's not personal by any means. You have to remember that it's a tourist hot spot with a fast turnaround but it's never been bad. I'd say...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank andrewshere
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The service ruins the entire experience. Good food but typical of Chinatown restaurants, they talk at you and are miserable if you ask for anything remotely out of order. I asked for a different table, because I did not want to sit staring at the...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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June 4, 2019|
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Response from marcella g | Reviewed this property |
Hi Luce I'm vegetarian/pescatarian, on the menu is a good choice of veggies dishes, dumpling also, as vegetable and tofu,,,, and if you eat fish is a great choice
July 3, 2017|
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Response from PkManiac | Reviewed this property |
there are actually quite a lot of good places. I recently went back to Joy King Lau, tucked of lisle Street. very good quality when I visited. other places are good for certain types of dim sum. Beijing dumpling or dumpling... More
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