We are super excited to announce that Dumpling District is joining the Simon Property Group family! Our newest location will open this summer at the Fashion Centre at Pentagon City in Arlington, VA. We can’t wait to share this news with our amazing customers.

Joining the Simon Property Group Family

It’s an honor to join the prestigious Simon Property Group. We are thrilled to be part of a company known for offering great shopping and dining experiences. Our new spot will be in the Dining Pavilion on Metro Level, right next to Haagen-Dazs. We will continue to bring you our delicious Shanghainese cuisine.

Our menu will include a variety of soup dumplings, steamed and fried dumplings, and other traditional dishes. We’ll also have a refreshing selection of bubble teas and milk teas. For more details, visit our Dumpling District Store Page or take a look at our menu.

What to Expect

At Pentagon City, you can enjoy our tasty dumplings and refreshing Kung Fu Tea drinks while you shop. Whether you’re in the mood for our famous soup dumplings, a variety of bubble teas, or a quick snack, Dumpling District has something for everyone.

We’re committed to expanding our reach and sharing our love for Shanghainese cuisine. We appreciate your support and look forward to serving you at our new Pentagon City location.

Stay tuned for updates on our grand opening, and follow us on social media for the latest news and special promotions. Thank you for being part of the Dumpling District family – we can’t wait to welcome you to our new home in Pentagon City!

Fashion Centre at Pentagon City, a world-class shopping center located in the heart of Washington D.C., is thrilled to announce the upcoming arrival of two dining options: Dumpling District and Popeye’s. Set to open early this summer in the Dining Pavilion on Metro Level, these two diverse restaurants are poised to provide the ideal mid-shopping lunch, dinner or snack.

First, the newest location of the fast-growing chain Dumpling District will open up adjacent to Haagen-Dazs. Serving up soup, steamed and fried dumplings, plus other traditional Shanghainese cuisine, Dumpling District also offers a refreshing array of bubble teas, milk teas and more.

Popeye’s will bring a fresh take on everyone’s favorite comfort food – fried chicken. With a focus on quality ingredients, bold flavors and a dash of nostalgia, Popeye’s aims to redefine the fried chicken experience. Whether you prefer it crispy, spicy or smothered in mouthwatering sauces, Popeye’s has something to satisfy every craving.

Popeye’s and Dumpling District join an eclectic roster of dining options that includes South American street food from Maizel, fresh Mediterranean flavors from Sante, and woodfired pizza and craft beer from Matchbox.

“As we continue to evolve and grow, these exciting additions underscore our commitment to providing experiences that cater to every taste and preference,” said Wes Mehr, general manager at Fashion Centre at Pentagon City. “Dumpling District and Popeye’s are just the beginning of what’s to come and we’re looking forward to elevating our retail and dining mix to offer best of the best for our shoppers.”

Fashion Centre at Pentagon City is poised to welcome more than a dozen new retailers and dining options to the center in 2024. Dumpling District and Popeye’s join recent additions Lululemon, Warby ParkerAKIRA, and SAYKI further solidifying the center as a premier destination for fashion, lifestyle and dining offerings in the Washington D.C. area.