You don’t need an adventurous eater in your fam to enjoy dim sum. Even the pickiest eaters will love the surprises that are found in the carts lined with bamboo baskets. Flip through our photo gallery for eight delicious dim sum restaurants where your little dumplings can fill their plates with steamed, sautéed and sauced nibbles.

Din Tai Fung

Selected as one of the top ten restaurants in the world by the New York Times, Din Tai Fung is definitely worth a visit, or two, or even ten! They have two locations to serve all your dim sum needs, one in Bellevue Square and another in the U-District. Make sure to walk by the kitchen window to watch the dumplings being made in-house. And be sure to order the sautéed string beans with garlic, you won't be disappointed.

Good to Know: Due to its popularity, the wait can be long so make sure to bring some supplies to keep the Littles entertained. Both locations are good for large groups, but they do not take reservations. Garage parking is available at both locations.

Bellevue Square location
700 Bellevue Way N.E., Ste. 280
Bellevue, Wa 98004

Hours: Mon.-Fri., 11 a.m.-10 p.m.; Sat.-Sun., 10 a.m.-10 p.m.

University District location
2621 N.E. 46th St.
Seattle, Wa 98105

Hours: Mon.-Fri., 11 a.m.-10 p.m.; Sat.-Sun., 10 a.m.-10 p.m.

Where are your favorite spots to enjoy dim sum? Let us know in the comments below.

-Allison Rasmussen

Photos courtesy of Yelp by: Chuck LMydao H, T I, Jo W, Wen M, Alekkz H, Rowena D, Linda M, and Ava A & Melinda Wong