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The 9 Best Chinese Restaurants In San Jose

Updated: April 28, 2021

Want to find the top Chinese spots in San Jose? To get you the definitive list of the best Chinese restaurants in San Jose, we analyzed the top review and restaurant sites incorporating millions of expert and diner reviews. Scroll down to compare ratings, reviews, prices, and hours in one place, and make your decision easier than ever.

Find the perfect Chinese restaurant

Yummy express

Chinese
San Jose, Alum Rock-East Foothills
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

China Chen

Chinese · $11 avg. main dish
San Jose, Downtown
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0

Jade China

Chinese · $10 avg. main dish
San Jose, Berryessa
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0

Hometown Noodle 湘西粉王

Asian
San Jose, Cambrian Park
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 4.0

Sweet Mango

Asian
San Jose, Willow Glen
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Din Tai Fung

Asian
San Jose, West San Jose
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

Küsan Uyghur Cuisine

Asian · $7 avg. main dish
San Jose, North San Jose
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.5

Shang Cafe

Asian
San Jose, West San Jose
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

New Tung Kee Noodle

Chinese
San Jose, North Valley
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Why these restaurants?

Finding the right Chinese restaurant for you shouldn’t be so hard. These results are brought to you by Feastfox, with insights from the Yelp and Google ratings for 28808 San Jose restaurants, 3104661 reviews, and 1901 top lists and articles from the likes of Spoon University, Zagat and Michelin Guide. The spots that made the cut have been featured in Spoon University - Best Places To Eat In San Jose For Lunch, Zagat - Hottest Restaurants and Bars in the South Bay and Michelin Guide - The Plate • Fresh ingredients, carefully prepared: a good meal (2019). We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal no matter what. Every restaurant shown earned its spot fair and square. With Feastfox, money never makes the list. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

Drink pairing tips

  • The best drink pairing for pork in sticky soy glaze

    Knowing what to pair with pork in sticky soy glaze can be tricky. It’s worth exploring some white wine, particularly a glass of Riesling. This, off-dry, white wine balances the sweet and tangy pork in sticky soy glaze.

  • The perfect match for dim sum

    Experts recommend pairing a dim sum with a glass of Blanc de Blanc, a popular sparkling wine.

Interesting facts

  • A traditional dish

    Making peking duck, often paired with pancakes and soy sauce, is a long-held tradition in China.

  • A killer pairing

    Often considered one of the most typical drinks in China, baijiu is a favorite choice across the country, often made with sorghum.

Parking tips

Finding parking in San Jose can be tricky, especially if you are going out for food. 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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