What to eat in and around Seattle today: Xiao Chi Jie

Apr 25 2020, 12:44 pm

Homestyle soup dumplings from Xiao Chi Jie is the quarantine food you didn’t know you needed.

On a regular day, the downtown Bellevue restaurant serves up eggy pockets, steamed bao, and Hainan chicken rice.

These days, the spot has pivoted to producing xiao long bao, pork-filled dumplings, which are currently available for pick up and delivery, fresh or frozen.

A dozen of fresh pork dumplings cost $11.95, while shrimp and pork dumplings are a dollar more at $19.95.

Frozen dumplings can only be purchased in bulk sizes of 50, and cost $29.95 to $32.95.

For just five dollars more, upgrade your frozen xiao long bao order to include a deluxe kit. The kit comes complete with a trio of Xiao Chi Jie crafted sauces and a pack of five steamer liners to prevent juices from coming out of the dumplings.

 

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For those those who are really into dumplings, you can opt to order a $64.99 monthly member club box which includes a Xiao Chi Jie branded cooler bag, two 50-piece bags of dumplings, as well as invitations to special events and a special gift each month ranging from swag to new flavors.

Past special flavors have included summer truffle, sturgeon caviar, Maine lobster, gold flake surprise, and king crab.

 

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Those interested in placing an order can do so in-person, online, over the phone, or for delivery through Caviar, Chowbus, and Doordash.

Orders above $50 are eligible for free delivery within 15 miles. There is a $5 fee for small orders and those residing outside the delivery area.

Xiao Chi Jie 

Location: 278 106th AVE NE, Bellevue
Phone: 425-598-2184
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