Best Places For Bao In London

London's international culinary scene is on fire and one of our favourite Asian snacks to chow down on is bao. Chances are, you've sunk your teeth into these steamed buns stuffed with all sorts of deliciousness, but do you know the best spots for it? Serving everything from soft-shell crab stuffed bao through to sticky pork-filled buns, this lot have got the goods... and they're tasty. Here's our guide to the best places for bao in London.

Last updated on 13th March 2019




Beer & Buns

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Happy Mondays and 1 other offer

Soak up Japanese craft beers and mouthwatering east Asian eats as this bustling City spot specialises in Izakaya-style eats. Perfect for after-work drinks and group nights out, you'll find foosball tables, old school games and shots-aplenty just minutes from Liverpool Street.

Not the name of a ping pong bar, but rather a collection of slinky dim sum restaurants, Ping Pong serves three delicious types of bun. Choose between chilli prawn, crispy duck and crispy aubergine; all served with a trio of fluffy steamed buns, veg and perfectly paired sauces.

Inamo Soho

71 user reviews 4

Tasting Menu £45.00 & Glass of Fizz – the best way to experience inamo and 2 other offers

As well as being a futuristic Asian restaurant, Inamo is a prime location for bao. Known as Yum Buns, their staple dish comes with fillings liks beef brisket, duck and pork. Plus you can order onstate of teh art interactive systems as you watch the chefs and challenge your friends to a game of battleships.