NOW magazine readers voted us the best Chinese Restaurant in
Toronto for 2012, 2013, 2014, 2016 and 2018. Thank you to all
our supporters.

Rated one of the three best Chinese restaurants in Toronto by
ThreeBestRated in 2017.

Toronto Star award winner of Readers Choice Award for Best
Chinese Restaurant, in Toronto 2019.

Consumers Choice Award winner of Best Chinese Restaurant,
Central Toronto, 2020.
Born in Shenyang, Zhen
is owner and cook.

When we opened
Mother's Dumplings in
June 2005, we started
as a cozy, welcoming
café with eight tables.   
We moved to our
Spadina location in
2010. Although we have
grown we strive to
remain warm and

If Zhen seems tired
some days, it is
because she cooks with
her heart to make
dumplings as good as
her mother makes them.

Rick is a retired high
school mathematics,
physics and computer
studies teacher. He
displays his
photographs on the wall
and monitors of the

You'd think he could do
a better web site eh?
About the Owners