Got a dim sum craving? Can't be bothered driving into the city? Well, if you live south of the Swan, here are five of the best dim sum restaurants - right at your doorstep.
Emma's Seafood and Dim Sum Restaurant
This is a very popular dim sum restaurant located on Albany Highway, Victoria Park. Expect a wait outside on the weekends. The food is delicious and definitely worth lining up for. It is open between 11am and 2.30pm on weekdays and from 10.30am to 3pm on the weekends.
Located on Farrington Road, Leeming this dim sum place is very popular with the locals. The owner is attentive and will often come around to ask how the food is during your meal. If you're lucky he'll even do a magic trick for the kids at the end of your visit.
As the name suggests the dim sum from Yummy BBQ is delicious. The tasty offerings from this restaurant is well known and although the venue is quite large, it can become really busy on the weekends. This is the place to come if you want dim sum for lunch or dinner. It is open for lunch from 11am to 3pm from Monday to Friday and from 10.30am to 3pm on the weekends. Dim sum dinner is available from 5pm to 10pm every night except Tuesday.
This is the newest dim sum venue south of the river. Set amongst a very popular group of Chinese restaurants in Collins Road, Willetton. It is quickly becoming a very popular choice as more and more people find out about it. It is open for lunch from 10.30am to 3pm on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays and from 9.30am to 3pm on the weekends. Dim sum dinner is served nightly from 5pm to 9pm every night except Wednesday.
Dim sum is always a great place to go, to get the feeling of having a meal in another country without leaving the comfort of your own. With five authentic dim sum restaurants south of the river you are spoilt for choice and travel time is not a factor.