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David's Dumpling & Noodle Bar

1900 Hillsborough St, Raleigh, NC 27607-7349
+1 919-239-4536
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“fried dumplings” (32 reviews)
“edamame” (15 reviews)
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Asian, Chinese, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1900 Hillsborough St, Raleigh, NC 27607-7349
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped in for a business lunch with a friend. Good portions, reasonably quick and very friendly service. Would definitely go back!

Thank Steven J
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Atmosphere was good and although the wait for food out of the kitchen was slow, our waitress was very good. All of our food was good. I had the Pai Thai, which was very tastey! We also had brought a cake in for celebration of...More

Thank argvol
Reviewed 16 August 2017

So disappointed. It looked cute upon entering, so I had high hopes, only to have them quickly dashed. The service was terrible and there were only 3 tables, but our server would disappear for long periods of time. The menu was basic, and food sub-par,...More

2  Thank CharlotteDayTripper
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Close to college and an excellent Doubletree hotel in a leafy suburban area. Good food quickly prepared; excellent service and clean surroundings, Nothing extra fancy but good ethnic ambience; just pleasant and quiet. Families, college kids came for take out, seating is away from entrance....More

Thank grandmeggy
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

We had dinner here and we enjoyed it. The restaurant is nicely decorated and you can enjoy its great ambience there. Food was tasty and the portions were very big. We received good service too. We recommend this place if you like Asian food and...More

Thank SaraAntonLargo
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

I guess I was expecting more from this place. We went for lunch and it really was just okay. It wasn't fabulous like I was expecting... Our server was acting like it was a madhouse in there but in reality he had 4 or 5...More

Thank Heather K
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

The atmosphere and service are good here. Also lots of space for big parties, but the food is mediocre. Not bad, just not great. I've been there about 3 times now, so this is based on multiple visits.

Thank Acmo09
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

If you add "salads" to dumplings and noodles, you've described the menu. Pan Asian flavors. Good options for vegetarians. Carrot ginger soup was okay. Ramen dishes were filling. The salad was okay. The appetizers feature strongest items, I think. Mushroom and edamame dumplings were a...More

Thank Pomommie
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for lunch and filled up on shared small plates and full plates. We sampled the 1/2 fried dumplings based on other Trip Advisor reviews/recommendations. We enjoyed them, so give them a try. We also tried the shu mai which were tasty as...More

Thank metrochik
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Got takeout during a recent stay at the nearby Doubletree hotel. On the basis of other reviews, we ordered the original half-fried dumplings, which were DELICIOUS (thank you, previous reviewers, for that recommendation)! We also got the Vietnamese summer rolls, which were fresh but nothing...More

Thank Kirsten R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Television, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1900 Hillsborough St, Raleigh, NC 27607-7349
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Raleigh
  • Phone Number: +1 919-239-4536
Join us at David's Dumpling and Noodle Bar, a new restaurant at the corner of Hillsborough Street and Oberlin Road. This unique eatery is owned and operated by Chef David Mao, a successful restaurant owner and culinary innovator in Raleigh since 1976. Over the years, if you have eaten at the Mandarin House, The Abacus, The Great Mall of China, The China Cafe and Grille and most recently, the Duck and Dumpling, then you have enjoyed David's inspired menus.
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