Melburnians are some of the world’s most discerning foodies, and they know an authentic taste from a knock-off. When it comes to Asian food, this is even more stark: so trust us when we say that I Love Dumplings – and their outlet on A’Beckett Road in the city centre – is home to some of the best dim sum in town. Their Chinese specialities are beloved of the Melbourne public, and after one visit, it won’t be hard to see why the crowds keep coming back. Book a table now and find out for yourself.
Up in the top end of the city centre, close to Melbourne Central train station on A’Beckett Street, lies one of the finest Chinese restaurants around. I Love Dumplings isn’t a huge restaurant – though they have four locations around the city – but what they lack in size they make up for in flavour, with a range of dim sum and dumplings that is the envy of many a Melbourne restaurant. They offer dumplings steamed, boiled and fried, filled with meat, seafood and vegetables, and a selection of other Chinese favourites.
Chinese food is famed for its diversity of cooking styles and ingredients, and at I Love Dumplings on A’Beckett Street – near the cross with Elizabeth Street – you can experience a whole range of them. From Sichuanese spicy specialities, to Lioning-style stews and, of course, plenty of dumpling options, the menu offers something for everyone to enjoy. Book a table now and enjoy a great start to your evening in Melbourne city centre.
Service was excellent. Food came in good time and we were left alone to char out lazy lunchtime away. We will definitely be back. Great lunch spot
This is a vey good restaurant for the busy office worker. The staff ensure their team efforts translate to a service that is efficient and effective. The menu offers many delicious options that are affordable and of generous portions. I've never been disappointed and highly recommend eating here. Only down side is that there is no bill splitting which can be a bother for groups and there is usually a wait to get a table at peak times but this merely proves how popular and successful this venue is!
thought it would be busy at 6pm saturnday night but wasnt, the food was great, service prompt. My daughter had the vegetable dumplings didnt think they were as good as other places around Melbourne but the rest was lovely
Staff were very friendly and accomodating. Food was great and perfect amount of choice. Fantastic food and drink specials. I highly recommend I Love Dumpling in Melbourne.
The lamb and beef dumplings are amazing! Just be careful because they are very juicy and the wrong bite means you'll be smelling like dumplings all day! Which isn't necessarily a bad thing. Quick service, very helpful, always tasty.
Food was so cheap!! Service was amazing. The menu items were easily explained and the food recommended by our amazing waitress was perfect for the amount of people dining. Thanks for having us :-)
The food was fantastic & reasonably priced and my friend and I didn't feel rushed or pressured to hurry up & leave. Just make sure you book to ensure you get a table!
Excellent price and good selection of food, not only dumplings (although chicken and prawn in chilli oil is fantastic), and food is delivered quickly. Atmosphere is a bit lacking, but for the price, can't complain.
Really enjoyed the experiance. Quick to be seated, Fast service, order was cooked within about 10 min, really tasty food, very reasonable price - great place for quick dinner out. Highly recommend.
Delicious food, byo and nice staff. All you need for a fun dinner. City location is right near Melbourne central so easy to get to too.