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The 15 Best Chinese Restaurants In Raleigh

Updated: June 24, 2022

Got a Chinese food craving? These are the best spots in Raleigh for when you need peking duck and egg rolls. We evaluated tons of reviews and then analyzed top sites for the best Chinese restaurants in Raleigh. Here you’ll find the best Chinese neighborhood gems in Raleigh serving classics like chow mein and ma po tofu.

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Brewery Bhavana

Asian, $$, CentralAsian, $$Raleigh, Central
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
  • Hoodline, 2019

    Here are Raleigh's top 3 Chinese spots

    Hoodline, 2019
  • Hoodline, 2019

    The 4 best Asian spots in Raleigh

    Hoodline, 2019

Beansprout Chinese Restaurant

Chinese, $, WadeChinese, $Raleigh, Wade
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
  • Hoodline, 2020

    3 top options for affordable Chinese fare in Raleigh

    Hoodline, 2020
  • Hoodline, 2019

    The 4 best Asian spots in Raleigh

    Hoodline, 2019

Ni Asian Kitchen

Asian, $, North RaleighAsian, $Raleigh, North Raleigh
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • Trip 101, 2021

    10 Best Asian Restaurants In Raleigh, North Carolina

    Trip 101, 2021

Red Pepper Asian

Asian, $$, Northeast RaleighAsian, $$Raleigh, Northeast Raleigh
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • Trip 101, 2021

    10 Best Asian Restaurants In Raleigh, North Carolina

    Trip 101, 2021

Chuan Cafe

Asian, $$, East RaleighAsian, $$Raleigh, East Raleigh
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

David's Dumpling & Noodle Bar

Asian, $$, WadeAsian, $$Raleigh, Wade
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
  • Three Best Rated

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    Three Best Rated
  • Hoodline, 2019

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    Hoodline, 2019

Sizzlin Stirfry Asian Bistro

Asian, $$, Northwest RaleighAsian, $$Raleigh, Northwest Raleigh
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

China Won

Asian, $, RaleighAsian, $Raleigh
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0

Jumbo China

Chinese, $, Northeast RaleighChinese, $Raleigh, Northeast Raleigh
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

Peace China

Chinese, $, MordecaiChinese, $Raleigh, Mordecai
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

Chopstix Gourmet and Sushi Bar

Asian, $$, Northwest RaleighAsian, $$Raleigh, Northwest Raleigh
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 3.5

Red Dragon Chinese Restaurant

Asian, $, Five PointsAsian, $Raleigh, Five Points
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 3.5

China Queen

Asian, $, Southwest RaleighAsian, $Raleigh, Southwest Raleigh
Google: 3.9
Yelp: 3.5

Handy Kitchen

Asian, $, Northwest RaleighAsian, $Raleigh, Northwest Raleigh
Google: 3.9
Yelp: 3.5

King Chef

Chinese, $$, Northeast RaleighChinese, $$Raleigh, Northeast Raleigh
Google: 3.7
Yelp: 3.5

How did we curate these results?

Figuring out the best Chinese restaurants can take awhile. We analyzed 3295 Raleigh restaurants on Yelp and Google, 823905 Raleigh restaurant reviews, and 212 lists and articles – looking closely at what Hoodline had to say – and applied our boam magic. Yes, we even looked at Hoodline - 3 top options for affordable Chinese fare in Raleigh, Hoodline - Here are Raleigh's top 5 Asian fusion spots and Hoodline - Here are Raleigh's top 3 Chinese spots to pull this list together. We automatically update restaurants’ open hours and services, so you can actually enjoy the top restaurants we show. Every restaurant shown earned its spot fair and square. With boam, money never makes the list. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

FAQ

Brewery Bhavana, Ni Asian Kitchen, and Red Pepper Asian are the highest-rated Chinese restaurants for a quick lunch in Raleigh.

Brewery Bhavana, Ni Asian Kitchen, and Red Pepper Asian are some of the highest-rated late-night Chinese spots in Raleigh.

Ni Asian Kitchen, Red Pepper Asian, and Chuan Cafe are the highest-rated Chinese restaurants that are good for groups in Raleigh.

There are 53 Chinese restaurants in Raleigh.

The highest-rated Chinese restaurants for delivery in Raleigh are Brewery Bhavana, Chuan Cafe, and Sizzlin Stirfry Asian Bistro.

Drink pairing tips

  • A next-level pairing for Sauvignon Blanc

    When having steamed fish, experts suggest you pair it with a glass of Sauvignon Blanc, a popular white wine.

  • Pair Riesling with pork in sticky soy glaze

    Wondering what to drink with your sweet and tangy pork in sticky soy glaze? Well you haven’t gotten the most out of the dish until you have had a off-dry Riesling.

Interesting facts

  • The first ever noodle

    noodle has an interesting history, but it is generally agreed upon that it originates from China. The tasty dish has become immensely popular and sought after throughout the world.

  • Celebrating a love for dim sum

    Ever heard of National Dim Sum Week? If you’re in United Kingdom then you better be ready to enjoy it on June June!

  • A typical drink from China

    Did you know that sour plum tea pairs perfectly with hot pot? Don’t believe us? Try it for yourself!

Parking in the area

We’ve all struggled to find good parking near restaurants in Raleigh. To make the hunt for parking easier, we’ve partnered with a cutting-edge digital parking reservation system, Spothero, that enables you to book a spot in advance before you visit your chosen Chinese spot.

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