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Vanessa's Dumpling House

220 E 14th St, New York City, NY 10003-4174
+1 212-529-1329
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good34%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“dumplings” (34 reviews)
“pork” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Chinese, Fast food, Asian
220 E 14th St, New York City, NY 10003-4174
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Reviewed yesterday

These are the most disgusting dumplings I have ever eaten. I don't understand why this restaurant is so popular. I had the steamed pork dumplings and it was like eating glue. Actually, glue would be better because glue probably has more flavor than these dumplings....More

Thank LydiaYY
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

The place itself is hectic and not much more than a storefront with many woks working and a few tables BUT you can buy their dumplings uncooked and frozen & then easily prepare them at home anytime. They're really good, not expensive, and perfect for...More

Thank HuntleyNewYork
Reviewed 21 March 2017

We went to Vanessa's Dumpling House as part of the Food on Foot Tour. Great dumplings at a great price.

Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Came here because I was told the chicken and basil dumplings were good. I beg to differ. For $2.49, I expected them to be great!!! But nope. Very tasteless. I also had the chicken sweet corn soup, I've had better, but it was ok for...More

Thank Shula02
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Good and cheap dumplings. Definetely not the best I had but the quality / price ratio is really good. Also, the locaiton is convienient!

Thank FoodEtcaetera
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Cheap eats. You will fill yourself up here for very little $$$ but dine on the right things. I had the steamed dumplings on a plate and found them a little dry (perhaps having them in a soup would have been the better option), however...More

Thank Gareth T
Reviewed 8 February 2017

The vegetarian dumplings and the bubble tea were simply delicious. And very cheap! The place is tiny though so it might be tricky to get a seat. The service was good, quick and efficient!

Thank MamCandig
Reviewed 18 January 2017

My daughter has become a big fan of dumplings since moving there for school in August. She brought me here for take out on a recent visit, I could not believe how quick and inexpensive it was, less than $10 for the 2 of us....More

Thank MKK11887
Reviewed 6 January 2017

As a vegetarian it's not so easy to find good inexpensive food. This why I like eating at Vanessa's Dumplings. It is tasty. Made on spot. Not expensive. The kitchen looks clean. Try to come not on rush hours, or on rush hours if you...More

Thank MLLL12
Reviewed 4 January 2017

I got the vegetable dumplings and sesame pancake with a coconut smoothie. The dumplings and pancake were really good especially with the spicy sauce. The coconut smoothie was amazing and is a must for any coconut lover. The service was quick and prices were extremely...More

Thank Megan B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Delivery
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Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 220 E 14th St, New York City, NY 10003-4174
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City
  • Phone Number: +1 212-529-1329
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