All the Essential Chinese Food Hotspots in Banawe, Quezon City
Celebrate Chinese New Year at these Banawe restaurants!
If you ever stop by Banawe, Quezon City for some Chinese food, we’ve got you covered. From dumplings, to roasts, and to noodles, check out these note-worthy spots. Also, what better way is there to celebrate the Chinese New Year than with delicious and authentic Chinese food?
Where: Ching Kee Beef Noodles
Go there for: Ngau Chap Noodle, Beef Brisket Noodle, Shrimp Wantons
Being a small, unassuming shop with a simple red and yellow sign, one wouldn’t think that Ching Kee would serve some amazing noodles but they do! True to its name, Ching Kee Beef Noodles serves beef noodle bowls of all cuts, ranging from tripe to brisket. Their specialty is the ngau chap noodle, a bowl of chewy egg noodles topped with beef liver, small intestines, tripe, and tendon. Another winning dish? Grab a bowl of shrimp wanton noodles along with a plate of melt-in-your-mouth beef brisket to share. Dip everything in their chili sauce and you’re golden.
Ching Kee Beef Noodles is located at 700 Banawe Street, Banawe, Quezon City.
Go there for: Fried Chicken, Fried Oyster Cake, Kikiam
Sincere sits in the mezzanine of the RBL Place building and is just one of the many go-to places for Chinese regulars in the area craving for Binondo food (their Binondo branch is called Sincerity). Sincere is well-known for its fried chicken, juicy with just a touch of sweet flavors. Other Chinese favorites worth trying are their crispy and sticky fried oyster cake and their kikiam. Eat everything with kiampong rice and feel the warmth reminiscent of a mother’s home-cooked meal.
Sincere is located at 2/F RBL Building, Banawe Street, Banawe, Quezon City.
Where: Tasty Dumplings
Go there for: Dumplings, Pork Chop Rice, Chicken Leg Rice, Silver Roll
As their name suggests, Tasty Dumplings does serve incredibly tasty dumplings. You can eat the dumplings in many different ways. Some like to order dumplings with the noodle soup with big pork chops alongside to dip into the soup. Another way is to order their Silver Roll, deep-fried mantou buns (the bread used to make siopao), golden on the outside and fluffy on the inside, to eat with the dumplings. However you have it, you will always end up satisfied and wanting for more. Make sure not to leave without their famous Pork Chop Rice, too!
Tasty Dumplings is located at 583 N.S. Amoranto Avenue cor. Banawe Street, Banawe, Quezon City.
Where: King Chef Dimsum Kitchen
Go there for: Dim Sum
If you’re a big fan of dim sum, especially affordable, quality dim sum, King Chef is right up your alley. King Chef serves a wide variety of dim sum from the usual pork siomai and siopao, to the more elaborate xiao long bao and hakaw. While dim sum can be enjoyed at any time of day, King Chef offers a 50% promo on their dim sum from 9 p.m. in the evening until their closing time every day. Our tip to snagging a good seat for this promo? Grab a table by 8 p.m.
King Chef Dim Sum Kitchen is located at 238 Center, Banawe corner Panalturan Street, Banawe, Quezon City.
Where: Mandarin Sky
Go there for: Deep Fried Oyster with X.O. Sauce, Sizzling Tenderloin Chinese Style
Mandarin Sky serves up authentic Chinese food for the Chinese banquet-seeker. It is set up with large round tables for big family lunches and booth seats for smaller groups. Have their Deep Fried Oyster with X.O. Sauce and Sizzling Tenderloin Chinese-Style, which are both best-selling dishes. The deep-fried oyster is perfectly crunchy on the outside and gooey on the inside. The sizzling tenderloin is incredibly soft and flavorful. While you’re there, grab some well-prepared seafood, too!
Mandarin Sky is located at 478 Banawe Street, Santo Domingo, Banawe, Quezon City.
Where: Tuen Mun Roasts
Go there for: Asado, Lechon Macau, Roast Duck
What is Chinese food without any roasts? Tuen Mun satisfies your roast meat craving as though you’ve been flown right into Hong Kong, eating in a Cantonese hole-in-the-wall. Their asado is fatty, juicy, tender, and covered in a slightly sweet sauce. The Lechon Macau is soft with a perfectly crunchy pork rind. Whether you eat it as a rice meal set or devour on its own, it’s going to be delicious.
Tuen Mun Roasts is located at 81-A Nicanor Roxas Street, Santo Domingo, Banawe, Quezon City.