At 10Best, we're always on the lookout for Austin's best restaurants, and while we appreciate places that have a broad culinary range, we can't help but adore restaurants that specialize in a given cuisine. When we're in the mood for Chinese food in Austin, we head to Chen's Noodle House - a reader favorite - or we count on Asia Cafe's solid track record and consistently great dishes. You'll find these places - and any of the restaurants on our list - to be fantastic options for Chinese cuisine.

Chen's Noodle House


When it comes to traditional Chinese cuisine, you can't go wrong with Chen's Noodle House, where heaping platefuls of hand-cut pasta transport diners to a heavenly noodle nirvana. The family-owned eatery offers pleasant personalized service and...  Read More

Asia Cafe


Often hailed as the best and most authentic Chinese restaurant in all of Austin, Asia Cafe delights patrons with an astounding variety of rare Chinese delicacies as well as scrumptious American-Chinese favorites for the less adventurous. Located...  Read More



Barbecue reaches a previously undiscovered level of deliciousness at Austin's First Chinese BBQ, a well-loved offshoot of the Richardson original. Portions are generous, prices are cheap, service is quick and, most importantly, dishes are...  Read More



Lauded as the city's most sensational dim sum spot, Shanghai pleases palates with a smorgasbord of scrumptious Chinese fare. With speedy cart service and an extensive menu, diners can delight in a variety of both familiar and unfamiliar culinary...  Read More

Twin Lion Chinese Restaurant


For familiar favorites executed to perfection, Twin Lion Chinese Restaurant delivers like no other. In fact, while Texas may not be known for Asian cuisine, one taste of Twin Lion's sweet and sour chicken, zesty orange chicken and famously yummy...  Read More