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Lai Lai Dumpling House

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9262 Bellaire Blvd, Houston, TX 77036-4502
+1 713-271-0080
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible30%
Dec 17, 2016
“Excellent Value Restaurant with Very Good Food”
Oct 8, 2016
“Finally found soup (Shanghai) dumplings without MSG!”
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Chinese, Asian
9262 Bellaire Blvd, Houston, TX 77036-4502
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Reviewed December 17, 2016

We ate here with a large group and the service was excellent. The food came out fast and very hot. The quantity of each plate is large and the quality is very good. We shared various dishes and dumplings. The crispy shrimp was the best...More

Thank slhokie
Reviewed October 8, 2016

I was so pleased to find steamed soup dumplings made fresh without MSG in Houston. Every other place I have tried add MSG. Aside from the dumplings, I have had quite a few dishes at this place. Each time we go, I like to try...More

Thank Mark M
Reviewed September 8, 2015

The place is a dump, but whatever. I like hole in the wall places. I used to go to this place a long time ago and it was fantastic. Went recently and the food was amazingly disgusting. I can't imagine anything grosser. The worst dumplings...More

Thank mikecav19
Reviewed August 15, 2015 via mobile

I have been going to Lai Lai's Dumpling House for years. The food is amazing. The dumplings are home and hand made and are HUGH. The fried rice is like no other. The portions are large and well priced. I loved when Mary was the...More

Thank Alex P
Reviewed June 27, 2015

Don't go here for anything but dumplings and fried rice. The fried dumplings are good, very large and served hot. The fried rice is good. This is a more authentic restaurant, it is cheap and so is the environment. If you are looking for some...More

Thank WesleyMCPA
Reviewed February 15, 2015

Do not go here, this place is awful and dirty. It once had good reviews many years ago and that's why we went there. The food tasted horrible, we could not finish it and we were concerned. The floor is dirty, the chair cushions threadbare...More

Thank BayTwo
Reviewed November 23, 2013

STAY AWAY FROM HERE. This is the most disgusting place I have ever been. My friend had pork lo mein. The pork was so tough and chewy I had to spit it out. The sauce on the noodles had the texture of slim with little...More

1  Thank Donald R
Reviewed November 15, 2012 via mobile

I love this place! I drive all the was from Spring to go to this place and its SO worth it! It's this little hole in the wall place with huge portions! Service is rude and terrible but the food is so amazing... It doesn't...More

Thank Patrick R
Reviewed August 29, 2012

I have been going to Lai Lai since I was 6 and that is about 30yrs ago! It has always been hot, fresh and cheap and we were always greeted warmly by the owners..but since 2-5 yrs ago we have noticed the owners not there...More

1  Thank livelovex7
Reviewed May 29, 2012

The first time I went to Lai Lai Dumpling House was over 20 years ago, as one of many college students who flocked to Lai Lai for inexpensive Chinese food. My favorite items at Lai Lai are the green onion pancakes and the hot and...More

Thank Owl917
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9262 Bellaire Blvd, Houston, TX 77036-4502
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 713-271-0080
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