Dumpling Fest
November 6, 2019

Join us and tantalize your taste buds at several restaurants between Little Saigon, Chinatown and South Granville areas of Vancouver serving up different kinds of dumplings, from Vietnamese dumplings, to Russian Pelmeni to Wonton and more. This evening tasting extravaganza is on Wednesday November 6 from 6pm until 10pm and is presented by Vancouver Foodster and Tasting Plates.


Each restaurant will be serving up Tasting Plates and Bowls for guests to enjoy and you will have a chance to visit many different types of restaurants throughout the event, meet some new food loving friends, meet the chefs, and learn about each of the participating restaurants.

See last year’s Dumpling Fest tour here

Registration: tba – this is where you will show us your printed or digital tickets and will pick up your Dumpling Fest Passports and menus.

Participating Dumpling Fest Restaurants

Do Chay Saigon Vegetarian 
1392 Kingsway, Vancouver 
Instagram @eatdochay  
Cuisine: Vietnamese

Offering all vegetarian and vegan Vietnamese fare, infused with modern flavours.


Hey Dumplings! 
208 Keefer Street, Vancouver 
Instagram @heydumplings  
Cuisine: Russian

Traditional hand-made dumplings with a delicious twist.

Hey, Dumplings! are Pelmeni- a Russian dumpling which means “ear bread”. Stuffed with meat or potato, the basic dumpling is boiled and served with a side of sour cream. But Hey, Dumplings! are more than your basic dumplings. Let’s eat some.

1426 W 8th Ave, Vancouver
Instagram @mixxbao
Cuisine: Taiwanese

Offering authentic and delicious Taiwanese-inspired grub in snack form.

Blossom Dim Sum
808 Bute St, Vancouver
Twitter @BlossomDimSum
Instagram @BlossomDimSum
Cuisine: Chinese and Japanese

East meets West in a modern Dim Sum experience for Asian-inspired dishes like dim sum & sushi alongside grilled meats & seafood.

More surprise restaurants will be announced prior to the event

Dumpling Fest Tickets:

Ultra Early-Bird Tickets: $30 per person before September 30, 2019
Early-Bird Tickets: $36 per person after September 30, 2019
Advance Tickets $45 per person after October 30, 2019
Regular $60 per person after November 6, 2019

Note: Eventbrite fee and GST is extra on all tickets purchased online.

Click here to purchase tickets

Ticket price includes tasting plates at each of the participating restaurants throughout the evening. (Beverages are included at some restaurants which will be noted, you are welcome to purchase wine, beer, cocktails or mocktails at each of the participating restaurants).

Note: ALL Tickets must be purchased in advance online. All ticket sales are final. No exchanges or refunds; however you are welcome to transfer the ticket to another person for the same event if you notify us at least 48 hours in advance with name (s) of who will be attending in your place. Participating restaurants subject to change. Event produced by CMI Chat Media Inc. This is an all ages event.


Vancouver Foodster
Organizer of Dumpling Fest

Vancouver Foodster is Vancouver’s premier online “Essential Food & Drink Intelligence” guide. Launched in 2009 by Richard Wolak, the blog explores the local food scene through reviews, tastings, interviews, and more. features new stories, as well as restaurant reviews, and articles. Vancouver Foodster also presents a series of tasting tours in neighbourhoods throughout the city of which include Tasting PlatesNoodle ManiaFood TalksBrunch Crawls and others. All are a division of CMI Chat Media Inc.

Follow along on social media, on instagram @TastingPlatesYVR #TastingPlatesYVR




Editor in Chief of Fabulously Frugal in Vancouver.

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