Best of Philly

Best Chinese Restaurant

2017 Best Authentic Chinese Restaurant

Hunan

On the eastern Main Line, there are Sang Kee people and there are Hunan people. We side with the latter because of Hunan’s properly prepared Szechuan dishes (watch out for those peppercorns!) and that damn cumin and mint Chengdu lamb, which we could eat daily.

47 East Lancaster Avenue, Ardmore, PA | 610-642-3050 | Website

2016 Best Ting Wong

Ting Wong

138 North 10th Street, Philadelphia, PA Website

This is the restaurant that refuses to die. After closures, re-openings, remodels, and rumors that it would turn into a high-end, white-tablecloth Chinese restaurant, Ting […] Read more »

2014 Best Ting Wong

Ting Wong

138 North 10th Street, Philadelphia, PA Website

It’s cool if you buy into the whole “Oh, there aren’t any good restaurants in Chinatown, so why would I go there?” mentality. That means […] Read more »

2013 Best Susanna Foo Gourmet Kitchen

Susanna Foo Gourmet Kitchen

555 East Lancaster Avenue, Radnor, PA Website

The menu strays into pan-Asian territory, but the best bets here are Chinese, like the crispy duck. Read more »

2013 Best Han Dynasty

Han Dynasty

108 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA Website

If Pennsylvania still let prisoners pick a last meal, it would need to supply a lot more double orders of Han Chiang’s dandan noodles. Read more »

2013 Best Ting Wong

Ting Wong

138 North 10th Street, Philadelphia, PA Website

Its fast, its cheap, its small (so plan your visits accordingly), but it also has several dishes that are the best versions in Chinatown namely […] Read more »

2012 Best Han Dynasty

Han Dynasty

260 North Pottstown Pike, Exton, PA Website

This is where we go when we want the best. This is where we send our friends when they come to town asking about places […] Read more »

2012 Best Ting Wong

Ting Wong

138 North 10th Street, Philadelphia, PA Website

This place might be best known for its roast duck, but that’s not actually what they do best. Here, the noodle dishes rule-in particular the […] Read more »

2011 Best Han Dynasty

Han Dynasty

260 North Pottstown Pike, Exton, PA Website

We love a Chinese restaurant where they’ll tell you where to go if you try to order the chicken fried rice. That’s how confident Han […] Read more »

2011 Best David’s Mai Lai Wah

David’s Mai Lai Wah

1001 Race Street, Philadelphia, PA Website

Liquor license? Check. Open at 3 a.m.? You bet. Pork dumplings with ginger scallion sauce that are more addictive than crack, heroin and crystal meth […] Read more »

2010 Best Han Dynasty

Han Dynasty

108 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA Website

At the new Old City outpost of owner Han Chiang’s three–restaurant dynasty (joining locations in Exton and Royersford), the menu is organized by spice, on […] Read more »

2009 Best Han Dynasty

Han Dynasty

260 North Pottstown Pike, Exton, PA Website

At some Chinese restaurants, there are two separate menus the one given to American diners, and the secret one reserved for Chinese-speaking patrons. Not here: […] Read more »