The Best Chinese Restaurants in Austin: Chopsticks Ready!

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Have that craving for savory flavors of Szechuan or sweet and sour sauce? Austin offers a variety of Chinese cuisines across several neighborhoods. Explore the flavors of Chinese food staples like rice, soy, noodles, chili oil, tofu, and spicy seasoning when you visit the best Chinese restaurants in Austin!

Best Chinese Food In Austin

Old Thousand (Burnet and East)

Enjoy this neighborhood Chinese restaurant conveniently located in the eastside and in north Austin off Burnet Road. Old Thousand is known for traditional Chinese lunch specials offered daily 11AM to 3PM and limited release specials like their beef ginger-scallion lo mein offered for dinner after 4PM! Come hungry, Old Thousand is one of the best Chinese restaurants in Austin.

Best Chinese Restaurants In Austin

China CafΓ© (North)

For an amazing selection of your favorite Chinese comfort classics, China CafΓ© features a great atmosphere for date night or for large work parties. You can order a variety of different dishes like popular lunch and dinner combo specials. Or order several shareable dishes for a family-style meal with various appetizers like steamed dumplings, egg rolls, and fried wontons.

Best Chinese Restaurants In Austin

Spicy Szcechuan

For the ultimate flavors in Chinese cuisine, Spicy Szechuan is your oasis for some of the best Chinese food in Austin. Find all your favorite dishes like wok-fried rice and noodle dishes, stir-fry veggie combos, and meat options. You can also choose a variety of combos for the ultimate meal for yourself.

MON-FRI | 11AM-2:30PM | 4:30PM-9:30PM
SAT | 12PM-9:30PM
SUN | 5PM-9:30PM

πŸ“3706 Jefferson St, Austin, TX 78731

Best Chinese Restaurants In Austin

Chef Hong

Try one of the best Chinese restaurants in Austin when you visit Chef Hong. A popular spot for traditional Chinese cuisine, Chef Hong has rave reviews from locals and visitor alike. Enjoy fresh-made noodles with stir-fry meat or veggies with their signature sauces. Don’t forget to try the chili oil with your meal for an extra kick!

SAT | 12PM-8PM

πŸ“907 W 24th St, Austin, TX 78705

Best Chinese Restaurants In Austin

China Family Restaurant

Find your neighborhood China Family Restaurant near you if you’re craving traditional Chinese classics. With three locations around Austin, China Family Restaurant offers all your favorites like vegetable spring rolls, beef egg rolls, dumpling varieties, fried rice, hot & sour soup, lo mein, and delicious chef’s specialties.

Best Restaurants In Austin

Fat Dragon

Open all-year around and on holidays, Fat Dragon offers authentic Chinese and Asian fusion dishes. You can find popular appetizers like Japanese seaweed salad, crab/cream cheese puffs, vegetarian egg rolls, organic edamame, and so much more. Order a bunch of plates for the best tasting tour and share with your family or friends!

FRI-SAT | 11AM-9:30PM

πŸ“8650 Spicewood Springs Rd #109, Austin, TX 78759

Best Chinese Restaurants In Austin

Wu Chow

Check out one of the best Chinese restaurants in Austin when you visit Wu Chow for all the best Chinese dishes. Grab lunch specials during the daytime like various shareable entrees, soups & starters, and wok-fried rice and noodles. Join Wu Chow in the evening for an amazing dinner selection or dine-in or takeout!

FRI | 11AM-2PM | 5PM-11PM
SAT | 5PM-11PM
SUN | 11AM-3PM

Happy Hour

πŸ“ IBC Bank Plaza, 500 W 5th St #168, Austin, TX 78701

Best Chinese Restaurants In Austin

Twin Lion Chinese Restaurant

Raving 5-star reviews of Twin Lion Chinese Restaurant make this spot one of best Chinese restaurants in Austin. A recently updated menu features all the classics and various chef specialties. Initiate your appetite with a shareable pup u tray, butterfly shrimp, or crab Rangoon to get started. Then try delicious fried rice dishes with your choice or meat or veggies! Come in for lunch for an expansive combo selection.

TUES-FRI | 11AM-2:30PM | 5PM-9PM
SAT-SUN | 11AM-2:30PM | 5PM-9PM

πŸ“4815 W Braker Ln Suite 510, Austin, TX

Best Restaurants In Austin

Sweet Chive

For an unparalleled Chinese and Asian cuisine experience, Sweet Chive offers ambience and taste that ignite the senses. Their rotating weekly special never disappoints and always has you wondering what they will offer next. Try their Asian nachos, scallion pancakes, pork-stuffed fried eggplants, and sushi varieties for appetizers. You could really dine on various small dishes and be satiated!

SUN-MON | 11AM-3PM | 5PM-11:30PM
WED-THURS | 11AM-3PM | 5PM-11:30PM
FRI-SAT | 11AM-3PM | 5PM-1AM

πŸ“2515 E Cesar Chavez St, Austin, TX 78702

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Hailey Way

Hailey Way

An alum of University of Washington's Journalism program, Hailey's cultural beats include technology, style, and the arts. Writing eventually transitioned into editing content for SEO best practices in balance with brand storytelling. As a digital marketing strategist, she wears many hats consulting clients in B2B/B2C small business, e-commerce, film, cosmetology, and lifestyle brands. Since 2018 Hailey has been a contributing style editor for Gabriel & Co. New York. She currently resides in Austin, where she enjoys thrifting, exploring local businesses, pop up events, and nature.