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The 10 Best Chinese Restaurants in Capitol Hill, Seattle

Updated: February 16, 2021

Want to find the top Chinese spots in Capitol Hill? We did the heavy lifting for you by scouring all the best review sites to find the top 10 Chinese restaurants. Explore everything you need to know about the finest Chinese restaurants below.

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Qin Xi’an Noodles

Chinese · $11 avg. main dish
Seattle, Capitol Hill
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 4.0

Plenty of Clouds

Asian · Chinese · $15 avg. main dish
Seattle, Capitol Hill
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Lionhead

Asian · Chinese · $16 avg. main dish
Seattle, Capitol Hill
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Pinto Thai Bistro & Sushi Bar

Asian · Japanese · $15 avg. main dish
Seattle, Capitol Hill
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 4.0

Teriyaki & Wok

Asian · $14 avg. main dish
Seattle, Capitol Hill
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 3.5

The Patio Fine Thai Cuisine

Asian · Thai · $11 avg. main dish
Seattle, Capitol Hill
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

Wild Ginger

Asian · Thai · $23 avg. main dish
Seattle, Denny Triangle
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0

Zheng Cafe

Chinese · $10 avg. main dish
Seattle, South Lake Union
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Ayutthaya Thai

Asian · Thai · $16 avg. main dish
Seattle, First Hill
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 3.5

Thai Thani Kitchen

Thai · $12 avg. main dish
Seattle, South Lake Union
Google: 3.9
Yelp: 3.0

What gets a restaurant into the top 10?

Figuring out the best Chinese restaurants can take awhile. We analyzed 4854 Seattle restaurants on Yelp and Google, 1095134 Seattle restaurant reviews, and 1116 lists and articles – looking closely at what Hoodline and SeattleMet had to say – and applied our Feastfox magic. These top contenders have appeared in Hoodline - The 5 best Szechuan spots in Seattle and SeattleMet - 17 Chinese Restaurants You Need to Know About. Every option we show has been verified as open and offering key services when we recommend it, thanks to our real-time updates. Since Feastfox gets no payment for showing these restaurants, you can trust the restaurants in this list. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

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.

  • A next-level match for steamed fish

    When ordering steamed fish, experts suggest pairing it with a glass of Sauvignon Blanc, a popular white wine.

Fun facts

  • What China drinks

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

  • A long-held tradition

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

Parking in the area

Capitol Hillis notorious for tricky 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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