Recently chinese food has become very popular in Pakistan. Many new Chinese places have popped up all over Pakistan, especially in major cities such as Lahore, Multan, Karachi and islamabad. Chinese cuisine largely focuses on different cooking techniques like stir fry and deep fry to utilize a large variety of ingredients such as fruits, seafood, vegetables, dairy and grains to get the maximum amount of nutrition out of them. Authentic Chinese dishes are very hard to find and very few places even make them. This is mainly because many people here have grown up eating traditional recipes and their palates don’t accept chinese food. So, for all the chinese food lovers out there this is a small list of the best chinese in Islamabad.
Si-Lu Food Culture is one of the most authentic Chinese restaurants of the bunch. Not only is their menu strictly authentic but they have also customized the look and feel of their restaurant to give an authentic Chinese vibe. They have a wide variety of dishes for you to choose from including their famous Sugar Banana. Not only is their food authentic but they also have reasonable pricing. Their pricing starts at around 1,050 PKR and increases upwards.
This place is rated a solid 4.6/5.0 on google. This goes to show how great this place is. People not only praise their menu in their reviews but also the relaxing and hospitable environment. If you are into Chinese food you must try this place.
Asia Wok is a relatively new Chinese place in islamabad. But don’t underestimate this place. They are a top pick due to their wide and delicious menu with reasonable pricing. Their pricing starts at 1,00 PKR. They have a large menu. Some of their famous dishes are their special soup and dynamic prawns. This is a really nice place to go with your family and friends. They provide a feel that is to match.
Asian Wok is rated 4.5/5.0 on google. It is definitely one of the top places for Chinese food. They also have a few dishes with a special mixture of spices that are out of this world.
Of the few places in Islamabad that offers top chinese food, Ginyaki is also one. This place is an oriental cafe near F-7 Markaz, Islamabad that also serves exceptionally great chinese food. Their food service is great and also their atmosphere. Their main delicacy is their special Mongolian beef. They also serve a delicious chicken dipped in unique szechuan sauce that is to die for. Their food is fresh and delicious and the service is also great. They start at 600 PKR and go up. This makes them one of the most affordable Chinese places in islamabad. If you are on a budget then this place is a must try.
The place is rated 4.5/5.0 on google maps. People mainly praise this for its great service and cheap price. A lot of reviews also praise the environment.
Yum chinese restaurant located on street near f-7 markaz, islamabad is chinese restaurant that markets themselves as a premium chinese restaurant. They not only serve traditional and authentic Chinese food but also Thai food. They have amazing service . They are definitely some of the most unique Chinese places in Islamabad and they have an amazing aura to them that is unparalleled. Their pricing is also not one to complain about. They start as low as 800 PKR. They have a large menu of traditional Chinese as well as Thai dishes. If you happen to visit here it is recommended that you ask for the chefs special.
According to google it is also a great place. It is rated 4.3/5.0. This makes it a good option for you to try. Reviews praise their delicious menu and top notch service. Many also suggest giving their high tea a try. Their aura is also heavily praised in most reviews.
Unlike other entries in this list that are actually relatively quite young, this place is actually one of the oldest Chinese restaurants in islamabad. This place has had decades to build, reform, specialize and fine tune their menu for their customers. And it really shines out. It is the best to try out if you want to experience a professional menu with years of history. Another amazing feature of this place is the views. It is located at a well placed geographical place that gives amazing views of the magnificent Margalla hills. Here you get to enjoy seraphic and panoramic views of the famous Margalla hills as you chomp down on your food. Their unique feature is the perfect balance in their dishes due to decades of cultivation, their food has the perfect balance of spice and ingredients that is hard to match. This place is perfect for a date or a get together with your friends due to its views and general vibe. The place has many special dishes. Their chinese dumplings called Jiaozi are a perfect balance of external slightly crunchy and internal smooth texture. They also serve a special chinese chop suey popular among frequent customers. Another one of their specialties is their fresh noodles that are very hard to find even at many authentic places. Their menu starts at only 400 PKR. This cheap price along with their amazing view and history make them a must visit.
This place is another great entry into the list of top Chinese places. Their food is amazing and service is top notch with well trained and managed staff. Their views are also great. They are rated 4.0 /5.0 on google.
KIM MUN is an amazing authentic Chinese restaurant located in f-7. They are famous for their great service and amazing views. They have a really large menu. The food is a bit overwhelming at first, especially to people who aren’t very familiar with Chinese cuisine. Bir whatever you decide to order you won’t be disappointed as all their dishes are superb and they have great quality control. Among the plethora of dishes due to their large menu, a few that stand out are Chicken Chow Mein and Beef Foo Yung.
If you are considering giving authentic chinese cuisine a try, then don’t hesitate to visit this place. You absolutely won’t be disappointed. They have many basic as well as a few exotic chinese dishes that only hardcore chinese cuisine enthusiasts will recognize, among whom they are also famous for their traditionally authentic dishes. The place was rated 4.0 5.0 on google.
Dynasty restaurant is another top notch chinese restaurant in islamabad. The restaurant is actually housed inside the famous Marriott Hotel chain famous for their luxurious services all over pakistan. They offer many traditional Chinese delicacies so you won’t be disappointed. You should also try their chefs special. Most recommended dishes include the famous Dim Sum delight. The prices might be a bit high as it is part of a high end luxurious hotel chain bir the services offered do match the cost.
The place is very high end and offers many luxurious services. If you want a luxurious experience of authentic chinese cuisine then you should give this place a try. This place was considered finger liching good by many reviewers and is rated 4.0/ 5.0 on google.
China Town, as the name suggests, is a Chinese restaurant. The restaurant has a wide menu for you to choose from. The menu has not only a lot of traditional Chinese dishes but also Thai dishes. The place is great if you want to satisfy your Chinese food cravings. The restaurant not only has a great menu but also an alleviating mood. You can try many different delicacies here made with traditional Chinese cooking techniques, ingredients and spices.
The place is rated 4.0 / 5.0 on google. The restaurant is very famous for its high standard and amazing staff. You will have a good experience here.
HA-PI chinese restaurant named after the chinese dish is one of the newest and the greatest chinese restaurants in islamabad. The restaurant may be new but offers great service, a large menu and delicious dishes. Due to all of these qualities the restaurant has rapidly become very popular among local chinese food lovers who have made this place their first pick. The restaurant is not only famous for its amazingly delicious dishes which are also completely authentic but also due to the fact that it offers great value with its relatively cheap price even after having a well trained staff. The place also has an astounding spark that is nearly impossible to find anywhere else. The price is relatively low which starts at 800 PKR for a single bur satiating.
The place is new but still has quietly become highly recommended in such a short span of time. The place also provides the best bang for buck considering the level of its services and wide variety of dishes in its menu. Due to being relatively new it is rated 3.9 / 5.0 google.