Eater Magazine
by Bill Addison

In Helen You’s spicy beef dumplings, grated ginger isn’t just a flavor — it’s a deliberate physical sensation, its juicy crunch a bolded exclamation point against the highly...


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The New York Times
by Tejal Rao

At her home in the Riverdale section of the Bronx, Helen You made dumplings and told her children stories about growing up in China. About how when...

The New York Times


The New York Times
Restaurant Review
by Pete Wells

When I am on my way to a big dinner at a restaurant in Flushing, Queens, I like to limber up by eating a dozen of Helen You’s dumplings.

The New York Times

Eater Magazine
by Daniela Galarza

A few years ago, I was living in LA and taking regular trips to the San Gabriel Valley, home to hundreds of restaurants serving regional Chinese food ...



AM New York
by Meredith Deliso

Dumplings just make Helen You happy. The native of Tianjin, China, grew up making the traditional Chinese fare with her mother... 


New York

Serious Eats
by Ed Levine

You probably won't be able to hear it, but I was moved to tears by my interview with dumpling queen Helen You on this week's Special Sauce. Helen is the owner of ...