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The 5 Best Szechuan Restaurants In Denver

Updated: May 2, 2022

These Szechuan spots in Denver are serving up spicy, hot and fragrant dishes that should not be missed! We analyzed the top restaurant review sites and leading food blogs for the best Szechuan spots in Denver. Don’t take our word for it, get to these spots to devour the best dan dan noodles and dumplings for yourself.

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Yum Yum Spice

Chinese, $$, UniversityChinese, $$Denver, University
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
  • Trip 101, 2020

    10 Best Chinese Restaurants In Denver, Colorado

    Trip 101, 2020
  • Eater, 2019

    Denver’s 17 Essential Chinese Restaurants

    Eater, 2019

Szechuan Tasty House

Chinese, $$, College View - South PlatteChinese, $$Denver, College View - South Platte
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Eater, 2019

    Denver’s 17 Essential Chinese Restaurants

    Eater, 2019
  • Eater, 2020

    Where to Feast on Fried Chicken in Denver

    Eater, 2020

Noodles Express

Asian, BelcaroAsianDenver, Belcaro
Google: 4.9
Yelp: 5.0

Băo Brewhouse

Asian, Union StationAsianDenver, Union Station
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.0

The Bronze Empire

Asian, $$, Cory - MerrillAsian, $$Denver, Cory - Merrill
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

How does it work?

We know how time consuming it can be to find the best Szechuan restaurants in Denver. These results are brought to you by boam, with insights from the Yelp and Google ratings for 7480 Denver restaurants, 823905 reviews, and 681 top lists and articles from the likes of Eater and Trip 101. Don’t bother looking for Eater - Where to Feast on Fried Chicken in Denver, Trip 101 - 10 Best Chinese Restaurants In Denver, Colorado and Eater - Denver’s 17 Essential Chinese Restaurantswe’ve already done so for you and included all you need to know. Our engine uses real-time data to only show restaurants that are open and their updated available services, so you can actually enjoy the food we show. Restaurants can’t pay to show up on this list, so enjoy the best food with no agenda. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

Common questions

Noodles Express, Băo Brewhouse, and The Bronze Empire are some of the highest-rated late-night Szechuan spots in Denver.

Szechuan Tasty House and Yum Yum Spice are the highest-rated Szechuan restaurants for take-out in Denver.

Yum Yum Spice is the highest-rated Szechuan restaurant that is good for groups in Denver.

Noodles Express, Băo Brewhouse, and The Bronze Empire are the highest-rated Szechuan restaurants for a quick lunch in Denver.

Szechuan Tasty House and Yum Yum Spice are the highest-rated Szechuan restaurants offering delivery options in Denver.

Drink pairing tips

  • Go for Saison with dandan noodles

    To elevate your dandan noodles experience, we recommend some Saison to go with your dish. This pairing works especially well because this beer enhances the intensity of the Szechuan peppercorns found in the dish.

  • The perfect match for tofu puffs

    Experts often pair tofu puffs with a glass of Champagne, a popular sparkling wine.

  • Riesling and mapo tofu


    When considering how to best enjoy your mapo tofu, we would highlight how well a glass of Riesling complements the dish as it pairs with the aromatics of Szechuan food.


Did you know?

  • The world record from Vietnam

    Don’t you hate it when there is not enough food for seconds? This wasn’t a concern when the record was broken for the biggest noodle soup. Weighing in at 2,996 pounds 1 ounce there was more than enough noodle soups to go around!

  • A must-visit festival in Chongqing

    Ever seen a spicy noodle tasting? Then consider visiting Chongqing in February for the Hot Pot Food Festival.

  • The best day for noodle

    Do you love noodle as much as the people in The United States? They dedicate October 6 to it and call it National Noodle Day.

Parking information

Parking can be tough around Denver 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 Szechuan spot.

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