Restaurants The China Kitchen

17b Main North Road, Papanui

Open Tues – Sun, 11:30am–10pm

Why we love The China Kitchen

Hailed by locals as having the best dumplings in town, The China Kitchen is the perfect place to sit and enjoy a casual lunch or grab takeaways. After 10 years in the CBD, they now based in Papanui. Whatever you choose for your main, make sure you get a ½ dozen mix of dumplings for an entree so you can try each flavour – the dumplings are twice the size of typical ones and are packed with fresh flavours.

Photo credit: The China Kitchen [Facebook]

Must try

All of The China Kitchen’s dumplings are made fresh daily and are amazing – you should try them all. But if you had to pick one flavour, we’d say try the pork and chive. It’s a standout.

Photo credit: The China Kitchen [Facebook]

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