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The 10 Best Chinese Restaurants in Downtown

Updated: December 17, 2020

Looking for the finest Chinese food in Downtown? To get you the ultimate list of the best Chinese restaurants in Downtown, we reviewed the top review and restaurant sites incorporating millions of expert and diner reviews. Find everything you need to know about the top Chinese restaurants in Downtown below.

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Dough Zone Dumpling House

Chinese · $6 avg. main dish
Seattle, Downtown
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Din Tai Fung

Chinese
Seattle, Downtown
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Mee Sum Pastry

Chinese · $9 avg. main dish
Seattle, Downtown
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Wild Ginger

Chinese · $23 avg. main dish
Seattle, Downtown
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

Pho 25

Chinese · $12 avg. main dish
Seattle, Downtown
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 3.5

Kigo Kitchen

Chinese · $11 avg. main dish
Seattle, Downtown
Google: 3.4
Yelp: 3.0

Mi La Cay

Vietnamese · $14 avg. main dish
Seattle, Yesler Terrace
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Julie's Garden

Chinese · $10 avg. main dish
Seattle, Pioneer Square
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Ayutthaya Thai

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

How was this list created?

We know how time consuming it can be to find the best Chinese restaurants in Downtown. We pored over ratings for 4854 restaurants on Yelp and Google, 1095134 restaurant reviews in Seattle and 1116 top lists and articles. We paid extra attention to what SeattleMet and James Beard Awards had to say, and applied our Feastfox magic sauce. For example, we considered SeattleMet - 17 Chinese Restaurants You Need to Know About and James Beard Awards - Outstanding Wine Program - Semifinalist as we sourced this ultimate list. We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal no matter what. Restaurants can’t pay to show up on this list, so you can trust what you see and enjoy Seattle’s hidden gems. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

Drink pairing tips

  • The ultimate 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 ideal pairing for dim sum

    Experts often pair dim sum with a glass of Blanc de Blanc, a popular sparkling wine.

Fun facts

  • A killer pairing

    Often considered one of the most classic drinks in China, baijiu is a top choice across the country, often prepared with sorghum.

  • A long-held tradition

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

Parking tips

We’ve all experienced the struggle of finding good parking near restaurants in Downtown. 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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