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The 5 Best Chinese Restaurants in Lakewood

Updated: March 13, 2021

Did someone say Chinese food? We created the ultimate list of the best Chinese restaurants by examining the best restaurant and review sites, expert rankings, food blogs and review articles. Scroll down to compare ratings, reviews, prices, and hours in one place, and make your decision easier than ever.

Find the perfect Chinese restaurant

Tacoma Szechuan

Chinese
Lakewood, Southgate
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

Mama’s Teriyaki

Chinese
Tacoma, South End
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 5.0

Joy Teriyaki

Japanese
Tacoma, Central
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 4.0

Happy Teriyaki - Tacoma

Asian
Tacoma, New Tacoma
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 3.5

Harvest Buffet

Chinese
Tacoma, South Tacoma
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

How did these spots get chosen?

Finding the right Chinese restaurant for you shouldn’t be so hard. We used our Feastfox magic powers to analyze 1095134 local restaurant reviews, Google and Yelp ratings for 10779 restaurants, and 1286 lists and articles from top sources like Thrillist. These top contenders have appeared in Thrillist - The Definitive Guide to Tacoma's Best Bars and Restaurants. 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. These ten options are sure to delight.

Drink pairing tips

  • The perfect complement to steamed fish


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

  • The ultimate drink pairing for pork in sticky soy glaze


    Finding the ideal drink pairing for 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.

Interesting facts

  • What China drinks

    Often regarded as one of the most traditional drinks in China, baijiu is a favorite choice across the country, often prepared with sorghum.

  • A classic dish

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

Parking information

Nobody likes to circle around the block looking for parking. 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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