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There is not a food loving person who would despise Chinese food. Right from the chicken fried noodles that are served in almost every restaurant to the finesse of Sushi, Chinese food is both stunning in taste and presentation. Visiting The Garden City remains to be on the must-visit list of every Indian, and it is safe to say that the experience, on the whole, is euphoric! The fast-growing pace of the city has demanded people of varied cultures to come together, instigating the city to unfurl into a fusion of ethnic assortments in cuisine, arts and what not. Bangalore is known to house some of the best restaurants ever. The cultural and regional diversities of the people who live here is mirrored by the city’s culmination of vast varieties of gastronomical outlets.

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Momoz Chinese Delicacy

Momoz Chinese Delicacy is heavily influenced by Chinese cuisine and decor. The dishes prepared here are mostly old Chinese recipes but made with Indian ingredients and cooking techniques. This restaurant sits on No.805/A, 16th Main, 7th Cross, Near ICICI Bank, Stage 2, BTM Layout. Before a hearty meal here, try out one of their Momos; traditional dumplings served in their authentic wooden flasks.

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Hunan

This place is familiar with old China. The food here compliments expressions of traditional Chinese methods. The restaurant is at No. 10, 1st Floor, New BEL Road. The specialties include Pepper Lemon Garlic Prawns, Singapore Chilli Crab, stir-fried Chinese greens, Hakka noodles, and General Tao’s chicken. The ambience is modern and pleasant and the food, divine.

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Szechuan Court

This restaurant provides a personal dining feel for all its customers. From pasta to sushi, everything is genuine. The star of this place is the dim sum lunch which provides an array of vegetarian and non-vegetarian dimsums. The diner sit

s at 37-39, MG Road and provides food at pocket-friendly prices.

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Memories Of China

The Spiny Lobster, which is deep-fried, with a dash of preserved egg yolk, the Wok-Fried Pepper Crab and the Chilli Singapore Style are the show stoppers here. Visit this place at Vivanta by Taj – MG Road, 41, MG Road, and taste some of the finest Chinese foods ever. The restaurant itself is a sight to behold. It has been standing there for decades and has the plushest interiors within.

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Shang Palace

Location Shangri-La Hotel, Vasanth Nagar. Crispy Lotus Stem, succulent Stir-fried Tenderloin Slices, sweet Shiitake Mushrooms, and Bamboo Shoots cooked in yummy Black Bean Sauce are the best starters in the house. The place charges reasonably for such fine dining and also offers takeaway service.

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Luo Han

Stepping into this place will give you the feeling of having travelled to old China. Specials on the menu are, Thai Fried Rice with delicious tofu and fresh spring onions, Crispy golden-brown Chinese Chop Suey, Vegetable Balls in hot and sweet Manchurian sauce, the Hot and Sour Soup, brilliant Mapo Tofu, and the Chilli Garlic Fried Rice. You can find this restaurant at 666, 27th Main Road, 13th Cross, Sector 1, HSR Layout.

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Kim Ling

The finest dumplings are available here. Chilli chicken, momos, the American Chopsuey and garlic prawns are the best dishes here. The place has been serving high class, authentic Chinese food for years and is undoubtedly one of the best Chinese restaurants in Bangalore.

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The Lantern

Finer Chinese food could not be found in Bangalore. The restaurant is at The Ritz-Carlton, 99, Residency Road. Vegetable and Chive Dumplings, Char siu Bao (pork buns), Stir-fried fresh Wild Mushrooms in hot pepper sauce, Stir-fried jar Pickled Chilli Prawn, Stir-fried exclusive Lobster in chilli, butter, and garlic sauce, Garden-fresh Sea bass Dumplings, Kung Pao Chicken and Honey Chilli Pork are quite the specialisms here.

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Bangalore Mandarin

Location 196, 3rd Floor, Double Road, Indiranagar. Particularly stunning dishes are the Sweet Honey Sesame Prawns, Golden Crispy Shredded Pork, Hot and Sour Chicken Soup, finest Kung Pao Chicken, and their mixed noodles. The uniqueness of this restaurant comes from its interiors; artful handicraft lanterns like traditional Asian ones, decorate the place.

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Chung Wah

If you visit this diner, you must try their Drums of Ecstasy, Fried Prawns, Chicken Black Bean, Kung Pao Vegetables, Chicken Syrupy Corn Soup, and the Chung Wah Chowmein. The restaurant is simply fabulous. Every dish they present is a work of art.

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China Pearl

The diner is at 53/1, 5th Cross, 6th Block, Koramangala. The interior displays Chinese calligraphy which artfully complements the Chinese Hakka cuisine. Resembling an old Chinese eatery and totally isolated from the hustle and bustle of city life, the peaceful ambience is punctuated with tranquillity and provides a memorable experience.

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Beyond China

If you are a Bangalorean, this place is a must try! You can find it at 88/1, 6th Main Road, Near Urban Retreat, Defence Colony, Indiranagar. The courtyard is adorned with works by local artists that are exhibited here frequently. All the starters accompanying the food are made with home grown veggies and sprouts and only the freshest of meat is served.

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Mainland China

Visit this hotel at 28/2, 1st Floor, Primus Building, Near D’Mart, Siddapura, Whitefield Main Road. Famous for their fusion of Indian and Chinese food, The Mainland China restaurant is heavily inspired by Chinese architecture.

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Wanley Restaurant

21, H Colony, Shri Krishna Temple Road, Indira Nagar, 1st Stage is where this restaurant is. Illuminated by candle light, the restaurant provides a great ambience in which to enjoy their selection of Indian, Chinese and oriental recipes.

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In Wok

Visit this place at 85, Sheriff House, Richmond Road for some of the best Chinese food. Offering a selection of dishes from various cuisines, the restaurant is a fun place to dine while enjoying the concerts that frequently take place there. Try out their various types of noodles.

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Mamagoto

Everybody loves spicy Chinese food! And Mamagoto offers you the best of it. Pay them a visit at 949, Ground Floor, HAL 2nd Stage, 12th Main Rd, Indiranagar. The place is always full, a testimony to the taste and quality of their food.

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Tim Tai Asian Deli

If you want to have some of the best Chinese food at affordable prices, go to 130, 1st Cross, 5th Block, Koramangala. A proponent of Chinese cooking despite its Asian name and the customary Bangalore food scene, this deli has been in the business for over three decades and has played host to numerous satisfied customers.

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Xian Restaurant

Nothing like a mouthwatering Egg roll on a Friday night, right? Xian Restaurant, on 132,Ground Floor,Gangadhar Chetty Road, serves the best egg rolls you would have ever tasted.

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Magnolia

This quaint bistro located on No.37/38, Sbi Colony, 3rd Block, Abv Reliance Fresh, Koramangala, is a great place for a quiet lunch with a rooftop view. Try out their continental style noodles.

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Zhangs Chinese Restaurant

Located at 1743, Opp HDFC Bank, 9th Cross Road, KSRTC Layout, 2nd Phase, J.P.Nagar, this paradise serves a wide variety of dishes from all over China. This traditional style restaurant serves the best of Chinese food. The service is fast, the food is abundant and hearty and is light on the wallet too.