Racing to find some premium, handmade Chinese buns and dumplings in Flemington? Hop off at Newmarket station and find Mr Pan Fry’s restaurant along Racecourse Road, where steamed and pan-fried buns and dumplings join other Chinese dishes on a menu that’s pleasantly matter-of-fact. Melbourne’s love of Chinese cuisine is rarely as satisfied as at Mr Pan Fry. 22 kinds of buns and dumplings, two species of Chinese pancake, and a symmetrical 22 main dishes taking up the slack make for an express feast that’s hard to beat. Our picks are the classic steamed BBQ pork buns, the beef and spring onion pancake with plum sauce, and the stewed fish fillet in a Sichuan style hot soup. Fry on, Mr Pan!