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Best Chinese Restaurants in Southwest Waterfront


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A photo of Philippe Chow - DC restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Chinese • Southwest Waterfront
Booked 34 times today
Philippe Chow - DC is a premier destination for excellent Chinese cuisine, garnering glowing reviews from the dining community. Diners consistently praise its flavorful food, highlighting dishes like the duck dumplings, surf and turf with South African lobster, and the exceptional 9 Season Spicy Red Prawns. Apart from the appetizing menu, guests also commend the restaurant's attentive staff, excellent service, and the intriguing ambiance. This restaurant isn't just about good food, it's about experiencing the pleasure that comes with dining in a place that marries culinary delight with aesthetic appeal. The pristine location by the water adds to the unique charm of Philippe Chow - DC. The minor comfort issues raised from the reviews have not deterred its clientele from returning for another round of gastronomic adventure. Truly, Philippe Chow - DC delivers a memorable Chinese dining experience.
A photo of China Chilcano restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Chinese • Penn Quarter
Booked 81 times today
China Chilcano, a distinctive culinary gem, offers an authentic fusion of Peruvian and Asian cuisines. Reviewers consistently praise the restaurant's impressive array of flavorful dishes, with particular emphasis on the lomo saltado and the variety of ceviches, characteristic dishes of Peruvian cuisine. The remarkable blend of Peruvian, Chinese, and Japanese influences results in an unparalleled gastronomic experience, backed by top-notch service and a unique, trendy ambiance. Special praise is offered to the pisco sours and chilcanos, classic elements of the Peruvian bar. At China Chilcano, the cuisine of Peru is presented masterfully, making it a standout choice for any culinary adventure.
A photo of Bar Chinois restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Chinese • Shaw
Booked 52 times today
Bar Chinois is a highly recommended Chinese restaurant that stands out for its quality cuisine, exceptional service, and chic ambiance. Diners rave about the delicious and seasonally-inspired menu, with the bao buns and red chili wontons being particular favorites. The restaurant is also noted for its craft cocktails, which are consistently excellent. Aside from the food, the service is top-notch, with the servers garnering special praise for their attentiveness and the ability to make guests feel special. Moreover, the atmosphere is described as sexy and upbeat, making it a perfect spot for date nights and gatherings with friends. The restaurant is also noted for its wheelchair accessibility and accommodating staff. From food to service, Bar Chinois demonstrates its commitment to providing an outstanding dining experience.
A photo of P.F. Chang's - Arlington, VA restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Chinese • Arlington
Booked 1 time today
Located in Arlington, VA, P.F. Chang's offers an exceptional dining experience, evident from the rave reviews by its patrons. Visitors have lauded the restaurant for its superb Chinese cuisine, stellar service, and conducive atmosphere suitable for various celebrations. Impressively, the restaurant has been described as 'the nicest P.F. Chang's', with many customers pledging return visits. The food quality shines in reviews, with one first-time diner excitedly talking about the delicious and plentiful dishes, specifically noting the pork egg rolls. The diligent practice of social distancing was also highlighted, adding a layer of assurance for diners in the current climate.
A photo of Yunnan By Potomac Noodle House restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Chinese • Alexandria
Booked 6 times today
Yunnan By Potomac Noodle House is well-acclaimed for its magnificent Asian cuisine. Going beyond typical tourist-oriented eateries in Old Town, it prides itself on serving authentic and interesting dishes. Reviewers frequently rave about the restaurant's "amazing food," highlighting the "delicate dumplings," "crispy rice side," and "wasabi yu choy." The superb drink selection, especially the Deschutes beer, also receives notable praise. Yunnan By Potomac gains further acclaim for its excellent service with a staff described as "kind," "accommodating," and "professional." With its inventive, fresh, and flavorful menu items, it's clear why Yunnan By Potomac is regarded as a gem in Old Town.
A photo of Mala Tang restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Chinese • Arlington
Booked 1 time today
Mala Tang, widely hailed for its authentic Asian gastronomy, is highly praised by its patrons for its unique dining experience that includes a rich variety of delectable dishes and stellar service. The glowing reviews highlight the "delicious hot pot food" and an ample array of "prepared dishes" that consistently impress. Patrons also rave about the innovative 'sauce bar' and the customizable dining experience of creating their own hot pots at their table, describing it as a "fun activity for groups of friends". This restaurant stands out for its handling of dietary restrictions, such as gluten allergies, and its exceptional customer service. The 'cumin lamb dish' and the 'spicy hot pot' in particular have earned special mentions for their delectable taste. Whether it's for a memorable family dinner or a fun night out with friends, Mala Tang offers a unique Asian dining experience that leaves its patrons craving for more. The restaurant's commitment to quality and authenticity makes Mala Tang a beloved choice for fans of Asian cuisine.

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Discover best Chinese restaurants in Southwest Waterfront

Discover the rich flavors and vibrant dining scene of Chinese cuisine in the Southwest Waterfront neighborhood of Washington, D.C. This area is renowned for its selection of Chinese restaurants that offer a delightful blend of traditional and modern culinary delights. Whether you're craving dim sum, Peking duck, or innovative fusion dishes, the Southwest Waterfront has a restaurant to satisfy your tastes. Each establishment is dedicated to providing an authentic dining experience with high-quality ingredients and exceptional service. Patrons can enjoy a variety of settings, from cozy, family-style eateries to more upscale, contemporary dining environments. The dining scene here is a testament to Washington, D.C.'s multicultural fabric, offering both locals and tourists a taste of China's rich culinary heritage right in the heart of the capital. Explore this dynamic area for a memorable meal that combines the best of Chinese cuisine with the unique charm of the Southwest Waterfront.

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