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A Guide to Finding the Best Chinese Food in Washington DC

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Whether you are visiting Washington DC for the first time or are returning for business or to see family, you are probably already thinking about what to eat on your trip. If you can’t stop thinking about garlicky hoisin beef or delicious Kung Pao chicken with fried rice, you may be interested in trying some of the best Chinese food in DC. Here are some friendly suggestions to help make your decision a bit easier.

New Dynasty

The New Dynasty is one of the best new Chinese Restaurants in the DC area and is conveniently located on 2020 P Street near the DuPont Neighborhood. If you are looking for a casual dining experience with a cozy ambience, you will be happy here. New Dynasty uses only the freshest ingredients in their food which is a variety of Pan Asian favorites. Their menu boasts a wide assortment of dishes including Hunan beef, crispy spring rolls, Kung Pao tofu, and several light Asian soups.

Sichuan Pavilion

Voted some of the best Chinese food in DC by many satisfied customers, Sichuan Pavilion can be found at 1814 K Street. With a full bar and professional waiter service, this is a great location for people looking for a relaxing dining experience. With popular favorites including Comb of Beef Tripe and Sweet and Sour Fresh Cabbage, Sichuan Pavilion can easily be the best place to get dinner in DC.

Great Wall Szechuan House

The Great Wall Szechuan House is an excellent choice for folks looking for delicious Chinese take-out or casual dining. The location at 1527 14th Street features plenty of seating and an even more impressive menu. You can find a variety of delicious dishes including General Tso’s Shrimp, Ma La Pork Chop, Moo Goo Gai Pan, Fried Chicken Wontons, and freshly made Egg Rolls.

Dumplings & Beyond

Another great option to consider when looking for the best Chinese food in DC is found at 2400 Wisconsin Avenue. Dumplings & Beyond is a small, quaint restaurant that boasts big flavors and menu variety. Their menu features many meats including seafood, chicken, beef, and pork. Additionally, there are an entire selection of vegetarian options for customers with specific eating requirements or restrictions.

There is nothing quite like a bit of authentic Asian fusion food. If you are craving some of the best Chinese food in DC, pay a visit to New Dynasty, Sichuan Pavilion, Great Wall Szechuan House, or Dumplings & Beyond and find what you are looking for.

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