Find the best Chinese food in your area and get expert tips from Chowhounds on hard-to-find ingredients, replicating Chinese dishes at home, and general advice about Chinese cuisine.

Homemade Chinese Food Is Easy with These Essential Cooking Tools

If you want to cook Chinese food at home, having the right tools can be a big help. Sure, you'll want a wok, but here are a few more essential Chinese cooking tools. Chinese takeout is as ubiquitous...

Food in Toronto

by prima 7 months ago

Where do you enjoy food in Toronto? I like the Roman pizza al taglio at Eataly and the Vietnamese banh mi at Rustle & Still. The pork souvlaki at Megas is pretty tasty. I also recommend t...


Chilli crisp

by Amandarama 3 days ago

While certainly homemade is best, for those of you that purchase chilli crisp/oil, which brands do you prefer and why? I am thinking about getting some and am trying to decide between a Lao Gan Ma...


"WEI'S KITCHEN," First Markham Place - Traditional Cantonese wok-hay stirred fry at its VERY BEST!!

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 5 days ago

After a nice, leisurely walk around Richmond Hill's Seneca campus, on this gorgeous Thanks- Giving Day, we ended up in First Markham Place in search of a casual place for dinner. The place we de...

Lee's Kitchen in Eagle Rock, CA

by Rob575 3 days ago

Does anyone remember a famous Chinese restaurant named, "Lee's Kitchen" in Eagle Rock from back in the mid-late 80s? It was close to Toppers Tavern on Colorodo Blvd in Eagle Rock, CA. They had the...

'O'Mei' - Going overboard on a Dim Sum lunch as if just been released from spending 1000 days in prison! :D!!

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 14 days ago

Nowadays, when it comes to consistently good and varied Dim Sum selection, coupled with efficient, friendly services. To me, O'Mei, Richmond Hill is a no-brainer. Arriving for a really late lunc...

The Sweet Booth retirement - Oakland Chinatown

by MitchellN 17 days ago

Bittersweet announcement: The Sweet Booth owner is retiring in late October, 2021, after 28 years in the boba business. The Sweet Booth is in the heart of Oakland’s Chinatown, a small service count...

'Flavourful House, Richmond Hill' - Using birthday as an excuse to indulge on an unorthodox, Canto-Style afternoon tea!

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 16 days ago

No more home-made sandwiches for today's afternoon nosh! Instead, decided to do same taste testing/comparison of a couple of my favourite dishes - Sha-tin style roasted pigeon and Fried sliced beef...

Homestyle Dim Sum Restaurant 664 S Weller St, Seattle, WA

by JayDK 24 days ago

Dim Sum to go or eat in. The BBQ pork steamed buns are out of this world delicious. Ha Gow (shrim dumpling) and Shu Mai (savory pork wrapped in a bundle) made it a meal! It was all fresh...

Surprisingly good quality Dim Sum at 'DESTINY'.......( of Bubble Tea fame ), Hwy#7 & E. Beaver Creek, Richmond Hill.

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 28 days ago

Today's periodic family luncheon gathering involved something quite out-of-the-ordinary! For once, my kids actually took this self- proclaimed ' Canto-phile ' foodie elder for a Cantonese Dim Sum l...

The Best Sichuan I've Ever Found in NYC

Jim Leff
by Jim Leff 5 years ago

Legend of Taste 2002 Utopia Pkwy, Whitestone, Queens 718-423-4888 http://legendoftasteny.com Good photos on Yelp: https://www.yelp.com/biz/legend-of-taste-whitestone Not even close. This i...


by strawberry drago 11 years ago

Where can I find Chinese sesame candy It was served at Chinese restaurants after dinner Candy is soft and sweet of a dark color like molasses without nuts Small squares sprinkled with sesame see...

Authentic Chinese in Columbia, SC area?

by henry66 1 month ago

For years, our go-to place for authentic Chinese food has been Sun Ming in Irmo. Wonderful Szechuan and Hunan specialties, noodle soups, chow fun etc. In the day, lots of Chinese families and uni...

Seattle’s Dough Zone Dumpling House in San Mateo & Cupertino

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 6 months ago

Dough Zone Dumpling House based in Seattle is expanding to the San Francisco Bay Area. The San Mateo location soft-opened today, May 1, and the Cupertino branch is expected to launch a couple month...

Peter Chang's Arlington

by Ziv 1 month ago

I haven't been in the Arlington area for some time, so when I found myself there at lunch time it seemed like a good idea to hit an old favorite place and try some dishes I haven't had for a long t...

"Best Dim Sum Food Co, 23 Milliken Blvd, Scarborough" - A more in-depth look and tasting of their product offering

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 2 months ago

During the past year and a half of living under Covid restrictions. For my occasional Dim Sum fix, I have grown to rely mostly on store bought frozen Dim Sum. 'Fu Kee Bao Dim, Scarborough', with...

" FLAVOURFUL HOUSE, West Beaver Creek, Richmond Hill " - A wondrous meal that triggered some well deserved OMG reaction!

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 2 months ago

A classic old Chinese saying once stated - " For every mountain peak, there's always another that's taller "! This idiom is well suited in describing the few Cantonese ' wok-hay ' stirred fry, d...

Chef Talde bringing Goosefeather to Tarrytown House...

by gutreactions 2 years ago

Chef/restaurateur Dale Talde had made a big name for himself in Park Slope, Brooklyn, with his take on Pan-Asian cuisine. Now, his newly formed restaurant group is working on Goosefeather at the Ta...

Z & Y Restaurant to pay workers $1.61 million in back wages

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 months ago

“… Z & Y has agreed to pay 22 workers $1.61 million in a hefty wage theft settlement, including nearly $600,000 in tips that the workers say the restaurant withheld from them. The original complain...

HOOKED ON CANTO-FOOD!... this time, an amazingly delectable meal at ' Chi-Star, Richmond Hill '

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 2 months ago

Being deprived of my favorite Cantonese wok-hay stirred fry cuisine for over a year due to Covid, the family chowdown at Ritzy palace last weekend has somehow opened up the flood-gate for more, imm...

Lanzhou Hand Pulled Noodles | Cupertino & Milpitas

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 months ago

Lanzhou Hand Pulled Noodles expanded to Cupertino in April. I had a chance to pick-up take-out when passing through last month. Open for to-go only at this point, there are a couple small tables ou...