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7 Of The Most Drool-Worthy Dumpling Places In Calgary To Stuff Your Face On Cold Days

Narcity logo Narcity 2020-09-29 Stephanie Hilash
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It’s time to get snacking. One of the most perfect fall foods around is a nice warm dumpling. From pork to veggie, Calgary has it all and we did all the research on your behalf. The best Calgary dumpling spots were difficult to narrow down but we managed to find seven spots that you need to check out as the weather gets colder.

Calgary has amazing restaurants and it can be difficult to know what ones to go to. 

But not to worry, that's what we do best and, even better, there are vegetarian options, too. 

From the super cheap to the decadent, this list has it all and what better time to eat your way through it then in the chilly season.

This time of year is just asking us to indulge in something warm and comforting and we think that comes in the form of a dumpling. 

Whether you're ordering in through SkipTheDishes or choosing to eat in, these tasty treats will leave you full and satisfied. 

Eating local has never been more appealing. 


Happy Veggie House

Price: 💸

Address: 303 Centre St. S.W., #109, Calgary, AB

Why You Need To Go: Calling all vegetarians. This Chinese restaurant has amazing vegetarian options which means you can take part in the dumpling craze. You can literally get a 10 piece dumpling order for less than $10 here.

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Great Taste 

Price: 💸

Address: 123 2 Ave. S.E., Calgary, AB & 594 64 Ave. N.E., Calgary, AB

Why You Need To Go: There are two locations in the city so you know it has to be good. Their website claims that they have some of Calgary’s best authentic Chinese food. Go there and try the dumplings and let your tastebuds be the judge of that. 

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Apple Eatery 

Price: 💸

Address: 777 8 Ave. S.W., Calgary, AB

Why You Need To Go: This Calgary staple is on Uber Eats so don’t even think about changing out of your pyjamas. Their dumplings are $1 apiece so get ready to splurge. It’s a cheap meal and that’s something we can all get behind.  


1 Pot

Price: 💸

Address: 123 3 Ave. S.E., Calgary, AB

Why You Need To Go: It may be a hot pot place but their dumplings shouldn’t be overlooked. We suggest going to this restaurant with a friend or two because once you get a look at the menu, you’ll want to try everything. 

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Central Grand Restaurant  

Price: 💸

Address: 295-1623 Centre St. N., Calgary, AB

Why You Need To Go: This delicious spot has some of the best ratings online and they do delivery and takeout which means you don’t even have to get up to get their amazing dumplings. 

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Bill’s Peking House

Price: 💸💸

Address: 380 Canyon Meadows Dr. S.E., Calgary, AB

Why You Need To Go: Serving Calgary since 1988, you know this restaurant is going to be good. At this time, they're only doing take-out and delivery so order some dumplings online and sit back with a glass of wine while you wait for your food. Delivery is free over $35.

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Silver Dragon

Price: 💸

Address: 106 3 Ave. S.E., Calgary, AB

Why You Need To Go: Located near China Town, this restaurant has been serving up the city since 1966. They’re open every day until late with means you can settle your late-night Chinese cravings at any time. All you need to do is look for the massive red sign and you’ll know you made it. 

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