Lahoris love their Chinese food as much as they love desi food.
Chinese food is everyone’s go-to cuisine whenever we are in a mood of some change. The best thing about this blog is that we have listed down not 5, but 11 best Chinese restaurants in Lahore and you’d never get bored of trying all of them one-by-one.
Every Chinese restaurant in Lahore has something different to offer. Whether you’re dining in Tai-Pan, The Wok or Chopsticks there’s something for everyone. And these 11 Chinese restaurants are truly the best.
The Rice Bowl is undoubtedly the best Chinese restaurant in Lahore with food as good as in China.
No one serves Chicken in Dragon Fire Sauce as good as theirs. Their chefs make sure to maintain the authenticity of every cuisine coming out of their kitchen.
Rice Bowl prices are very reasonable and the quantity is enough to fulfill one’s appetite. Rest assured, the food quality is excellent and its freshly made. Go ahead and try out Rice Bowl.
Price per person: Rs 1000/- per head
Recommended Chinese food: Chicken in Dragon Fire Sauce with chow mien
Address: Plot 107 Block R3, Block R 3 Phase 2 Johar Town, Lahore
X2 Pan Asian
Located in Gulberg, although X2 Pan Asian decor is distressing and dark with dim lighting and purplish color seating, wallpapers, and even flowers, their food is what makes this place stand-out from the lot.
If you’re in Gulberg go straight to X2 Pan Asian and order Chicken Thai Soup, Manchurian chicken and prawn fried rice. They also have delicious noodles and seafood items for everyone’s’ liking.
Price per person: Rs 1100/- per person
Recommended Chinese food: Manchurian Chicken
Address: 102 C2، Near Hussain Chowk, Block C 2 Gulberg III, Lahore
Dynasty by Avari
Located inside a five star Avari Hotel in Lahore, Dynasty brings a traditional Chinese decor and ambiance along with contemporary Cantonese cuisine.
The food is great, fantastic music complementing the environment sets the mood right for anyone stepping into this Chinese restaurant.
The prices are comparatively on a higher side since it’s in an expensive hotel. Try their Stir-fried chicken with oyster sauce and cashew nuts and crispy tofu with light soy sauce.
The taste is overwhelming and the quantity is good enough to leave you with a happy belly.
Price Per Person: Rs1800/-
Recommended Chinese food: Stir-fried chicken with oyster sauce
Address: 87 Mall Rd, Garhi Shahu, Lahore
Novu Pan Asian
Novu is the Chinese restaurant of choice for a special occasion. The fine dining restaurant serves some of the best Chinese food in Lahore.
Whether it’s a simple bowl of soup, fried rice or noodles, Novu Pan Asian knows how to tingle your tastebuds.
They have a range of platters for one, two and three persons to suits everyone needs. What makes them special? Well, their spring rolls and soups clearly stand out and best in what Lahore has to offer.
Price Per Person: Rs 900/-
Recommended Chinese food: Spring rolls
Address: Shop # 3, Central Avenue 2-C, Near Hussain Chowk، Noor Jehan Rd, Block C 3 Gulberg III, Lahore.
Tai Pan by Pearl Continental
Tai Pan is located inside the Pearl Continental Hotel in Lahore.
This Chinese restaurant’s decor is grand with a red and black bowl, plates and glasses adding a touch of sparkle and an exceedingly pleasant setting.
They provide a true Chinese experience where you can actually feel the ambiance and environment. Their prawns and dumplings are phenomenal are the head chef make sure that you get the best food coming out of the kitchen.
Price per person Rs 1800/-
Recommended Chinese food: Dumplings and prawns
Address: Pearl Continental, Mall Rd, G.O.R. – I, Lahore
Located in Johar Town Lahore, Chopsticks is one of the most affordable Chinese restaurants in Lahore.
This average-looking restaurant offers delicious food with limited room for breathing. But hey, don’t worry the food is their specialty and that’s why Chopsticks made it to our list.
We’d recommend trying their American Chopsuey – a red sauce, chicken and vegetable noodles have a distinctive taste.
On weekends, you may find a lot of hustle bustle so try to reach a little early at Chopsticks to avoid delays.
Price per person: Rs 700/-
Recommended Chinese Food: American Chopsuey
Address: 21-A R2 Johar town Lahore, Block G 1 Phase 1 Johar Town, Lahore
Mandarin Kitchen is a relatively new and high-end Chinese restaurant in Lahore.
The atmosphere is intimate and service is attentive Choose this restaurant if you’re looking to spend quality time with your loved ones.
The food in Mandarin Kitchen is consistently good, fresh and tasty. I am sure you won’t be disappointed from their menu offerings. Anyways, try their Dragon Noodles, Mongolian beef, and prawn tempura.
Price per person: Rs 1700/-
Recommended Chinese Food: Dragon Noodles and Mongolian Beef
Address: Building 23، Street 17, Sector Z DHA Phase 3, Lahore
House of Chinese
A recent Chinese restaurant in Lahore opened its doors and became an instant go-to place for Lahore based foodies.
House of Chinese has become synonymous with family outings and great Chinese food. Talk about food, their food is what makes them stand out from the lot and customer service is keen to serve you. Try their special soup and beef chili dry for an ultimate experience and we’re sure you’ll become their regular visitor.
Price per person: 1600/-
Recommended Chinese Food: Beef Chili Dry and Special Soup
Address: Block C 1 Gulberg III, Lahore
Yum Chinese & Thai
Another Chinese food heaven is Yum Chinese & Thai restaurant located in Gulberg and DHA, and both outlets are equally at par.
Since 2010, Yum Chinese & Thai has become the most visited Chinese restaurant in Lahore due to its taste, quality, and affordability.
Whether it is a plate of spring roll, a bowl of noodles or a full-fledged meal with all sweet, savory or tangy flavors, Yum Chinese & Thai restaurant doesn’t disappoint any of its guests.
Price per person: Rs 1000/-
Recommended Chinese Food: Chicken Manchurian
Address 1: 72 Z Sector Z DHA Phase 3, Lahore
Address 2: 24 Sir Syed Rd, Block K Gulberg 2, Lahore
The Wok undoubtedly became an instant hit when The Rice Bowl moved out.
The price, taste, and the food is as delicious as one would expect. Although over the years, their serving timings have been taking longer than usual it worth it because the food served is fresh, tasty and enough to fulfill your appetite.
No one serves egg fried rice as tasty as the wok. Their chefs ensure every meal is consistent and tasty that will beg you to have more, believe me.
So whenever you’re in Lahore, don’t miss out the wok delicious Chinese food.
Price per Person Rs 800/-
Recommended Chinese Food: Egg Fried Rice and Manchurian
Address: One Main Boulevard Gulberg, Block D1 Block D 1 Gulberg III, Lahore
Lius Kim Mun
Lius Kim Mun has two outlets, one located in Gulberg offers takeaway only while there’s a proper restaurant in Johar Town for those who want to dine-in.
The restaurant provides a true Chinese experience where you can actually enjoy the ambiance and food alike.
The restaurant was previously Hsin Kaung which was one of the first Chinese restaurants in Lahore.
Now they have reopened it with the new name. Native Lahoris can who tried Hsin Kaung testimony the taste and quality hasn’t changed since the last three decades.
Price per person: Rs1000/-
Recommended Chinese Food: Chinese Chopsuey
Address of restaurant: Block R1 Block R 1 Phase 2 Johar Town, Lahore
Takeaway address: 9 G Raja center, Block A Gulberg 2, Lahore