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The 9 Best Chinese Restaurants Near El Cerrito

Updated: October 6, 2021

Need general Tso’s chicken or fried rice in your life? These are our best spots for Chinese food in El Cerrito. We assessed both diner and critic reviews, analyzed top sites, and determined the best Chinese restaurants in El Cerrito. Sit down and feast on hot pot, or order Chinese classics takeout. These El Cerrito restaurants do it all!

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HK Home Kitchen

Chinese, $$, El CerritoChinese, $$El Cerrito
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 4.0
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Yunnan Style Rice Noodle

Chinese, El CerritoChineseEl Cerrito
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Noodles Fresh

Chinese, $, El CerritoChinese, $El Cerrito
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
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Frannie Express

Asian, $, El CerritoAsian, $El Cerrito
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

Uncle Wong's Restaurant

Chinese, $, El CerritoChinese, $El Cerrito
Google: 4.0
Yelp: 3.0

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Great China

Chinese, $$, BerkeleyChinese, $$Berkeley, Downown Berkeley
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
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Sichuan Style Restaurant

Chinese, $$, BerkeleyChinese, $$Berkeley
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.0
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Chengdu Style Restaurant

Asian, $, BerkeleyAsian, $Berkeley
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5
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Silver Ocean Restaurant

Asian, $$, El SobranteAsian, $$El Sobrante
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

What gets a restaurant into the top 10?

We know how tough it is to find the best restaurant in El Cerrito. We analyzed 28808 El Cerrito restaurants on Yelp and Google, 3104661 El Cerrito restaurant reviews, and 1901 lists and articles – looking closely at what Find Me Gluten Free and Eater had to say – and applied our boam magic. For example, we considered Find Me Gluten Free - Most Celiac Friendly Restaurants Berkeley, California, Eater - The 38 Essential East Bay Restaurants and Eater - The Essential Chinese Restaurants of the East Bay as we sourced this ultimate list. We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal as the industry adapts to COVID-19. Restaurants can’t pay to show up on this list, so you can trust what you see and enjoy the city’s hidden gems. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

Parking tips

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