Chinese cuisine encompasses a wide-range of dishes incorporating rice, noodles, vegetables and meat. From traditional Chinese dishes to more Westernized meals, our list of Calgary Chinese restaurants will help you find the best place to get Peking chicken, ginger beef, dim sum, Chinese buffets and Chinese smorgasbords by referring to the descriptions, contact info, reviews, maps and more below.
Found at the Deer Valley Shopping Centre, Pang Pang serves a variety of Chinese food with some Vietnamese-influenced dishes as well. Dine in or take out dishes such as dry spareribs, curry beef fried rice, palace style chicken, dry salt and pepper shrimp and much more. Order a la carte or choose a special combination.
Offering authentic Chinese Cuisine, the menu here features a variety of favorites including a buffet. Delivery, take-out and dine-in are all available.
As the name suggests, this Chinese restaurant specializes in wonton soup. A subsidiary of the famous King's Restaurant in Calgary's northeast industrial park, Wonton King now has several locations throughout Calgary. Ordering won ton soup is a must and unlike other establishments, they have a several variations to choose from. Chinese combo meals and a la carte dishes are also available such as ginger beef, barbecue pork, garlic ribs and more.
Home Food Inn is a Chinese food restaurant that specializes in Peking cuisine. Easily recognized by their pink and red building just off Macleod Trail, they are most popular for their 60 item lunch and dinner buffet that also includes Cantonese, Malaysian, Thai and Japanese dishes.
Find this fast food chain at various locations across Calgary serving up Asian concoctions hot and fast. Expect Thai, Vietnamese and Chinese inspired dishes including salad rolls, ginger beef, spring rolls, coconut shrimp, spicy almond chicken, jungle curry, black bean stir fry, pad Thai, pho soup and much more. Food is served in traditional Asain take-out boxes.
Located in the southeast by Lake Bonavista, this Chinese food restaurant has a large menu with all the regular favourites: hot and sour soup, egg rolls, sweet and sour chicken, spare ribs, ginger beef and more.
Far East Foods is located on 17th Avenue in the SE. Chinese food is featured on the menu. Take out and delivery is available.
Pearl Express is located in a little strip mall off of Richmond Road S.W. Authentic Chinese dishes are available for take-out and delivery.
Located in Harvest Hills in the T & T Plaza, this family-friendly eatery features a menu of classic Chinese cuisine and also specializes in dim sum.
Located in an unassuming strip mall just off Ogden Road, this Chinese restaurant has a vintage interior that is complemented by fresh cuisine. The menu is comprised of the usual favourites, in addition to western dishes like hamburgers. They are open from Monday to Saturday from 11am to 10pm, and Sunday from 4pm to 9pm.
Traditional Peking cuisine is the specialty of this family-friendly licensed restaurant, which offers an array of lunch and dinner specials and features menus of beef curry dishes, ginger-based options, seafood specialties, stir-fried vegetables, dumplings and much more.
This Peking-style, Chinese restaurant serves a variety of dishes including grilled pork dumplings, stir-fried vegetables, sizzling rice, meat dishes and more. Try the house specialty of ginger beef, a sweet and spicy flavour combination.
Enjoy a fun buffet-style meal with Chinese, Japanese and western dishes.
China Rose features north Peking cuisine, and guests can either order off the menu, or take part in the buffet. Banquet rooms and a patio are also available here. The lounge hours are Monday to Friday 3 pm to 11 pm, and the restaurant hours are Monday to Thursday 11 am to 11 pm, Friday and Saturday 11 am to midnight, and Sundays and holidays from noon to 10 pm.
In operation for over 25 years, Ho Won is one of Calgary's Chinese restaurant institutions. Offering lunch, dinner and takeout, a large menu is available, which includes appetizers, soups, chicken, duck, beef, pork, seafood, shrimp, sizzling rice hot place, rice noodles, vegetables and desserts. They are best known for their salt and pepper squid. The atmosphere includes traditional Chinese elements within a casual environment.
Forbidden City prepares lunch and dinner daily, including dim sum and a lunch buffet. Enjoy a variety of dishes including spring rolls, Singapore-style vermicelli, and won ton soup.
Located in Chinatown, U & Me offers an extensive dim sum menu, chef specials and a late night menu.
Located at Country Hills Village, this restaurant specializes in Cantonese and Peking cuisine. The setting is upscale casual with features such as a lunch buffet and take out and delivery options. From Peking duck to BBQ duck, Szechuan fried noodles to ginger squid, there is a huge selection here.
Oriental House is a Chinese restaurant offering lunch and dinner buffets, each with more than 25 separate items. They are open daily from 10:30 am to midnight.
The menu here includes rice or noodle dishes, desserts and many different cold drinks.
Located in the former Cheung's Garden location, Szechuan Restaurant specializes in bringing authentic Szechuan cuisine to Calgary. Highlights include sweet potato noodles, spicy beef soup, crispy shrimp in chili sauce and more. They are open daily.
Grand Pearl Seafood Restaurant is the latest and greatest addition to the palette of Calgary's chinese cuisine. Serving dim sum and Cantonese style dinner daily, customers will be leaving with a smile on their faces and a full stomach.
Sample vegetarian versions of Chinese-cuisine favourites at this restaurant. Specialties include veggie ginger beef, pan-fried dumplings and veggie dry ribs. Dishes offer a healthy alternative and contain no MSG. The restaurant is closed Tuesdays. Once exclusively vegan, this restaurant now serves Pan-Asian meat dishes in addition to vegetarian options.
Sun's BBQ Restaurant has an extensive menu offering over 350 items. Their dishes include noodles, udon, Thai-style red curry, rice, spaghetti, congee and barbecue. They also have spicy tofu, seafood congee, beef udon in soup, or barbecue pork with fried noodles. They are open Monday to Thursday from 10:30 am to 1 am, Friday from 10:30 am to 2 am, Saturday from 9 am to 2 am, and Sunday from 9 am to 1 am.
Located in the heart of Calgary's Chinatown, ABC is a little treasure featuring an economically priced menu full of authentic, mainly Hong Kong style, Chinese cuisine. The menu is large and features curries, noodles, shredded duck and a variety of combination meals.
A-la-carte and buffet selections are available at this casual Chinese eatery, which specializes in Western-influenced fare for lunch and dinner.
Apple Inn Chinese is located on Edmonton Trail NE. The menu includes typical Chinese fare. Dine-in, Take-out and delivery are available.
Magic Bowl Chinese Eatery is located on Lake Sylvan Drive in the SE. Authentic Chinese food is featured on this menu.
Open Monday to Saturday for lunch and dinner, this eatery specializes in Chinese, Thai and Vietnamese cuisines and provides take-out services.
Singapore Sam's specializes in Northern Chinese cuisine. Ginger beef, red curry seafood and sizzling hot plates are just some of the choices available.
Lido Cafe is located in Kensington on 10th Street NW. Chinese and Western Cuisine are offered. Dine-in, take-out and delivery are all available.
Open seven days a week, this Riverbend restaurant offers dine in, take out and delivery. Order dishes a la carte or enjoy their popular buffet. The lunch buffet operates Monday to Saturday and a dinner buffet occurs seven nights a week.
The Cherry Inn is tucked away in a strip mall in the NW. Containing over 175 items, this menu offers authentic Peking Cuisine. Gluten free options are available.
This Chinatown establishment has been around more than 30 years. There is a traditional menu of 200 items prepared by 15 Hong Kong-trained chefs. Also, tanks of live lobster and crab and the daily dim sum are available. Parties welcome. Private dining room.
Ginger Beef Express Ltd is part of a Chinese restaurant chain in Alberta, offering consistent food and service. The menu features popular westernized dishes as well as authentic Chinese cuisine. BBQ pork slices, won ton soup, mah-po tofu, hot pots, hot plates, ginger squid and of course ginger beef are a few of the items found on the large menu. Their Peking duck is a specialty. Take-out and delivery service is available.
With three locations in Calgary, the New Dynasty Restaurant offers dine-in, take-out, and buffet options. The neon sign promises "A Touch O' Class", and New Dynasty delivers on that promise. Service and decor well above average for the price.
This little Chinese BBQ joint is attached to the T & T Supermarket on 36th Street NE. Dim Sum and BBQ items including duck, or soup can be ordered.
In operation since 1979, the Golden Leaf is an area favourite. Specializing in Chinese cuisine, they offer delivery from 4pm from Tuesday to Sunday. Dinner combos are available, or order a la carte dishes such as Cantonese chop suey, almond chicken balls, pan fried shrimp, honey garlic ribs and salt and pepper squid.
Regency Palace offers dim sum, a lunch buffet, and dinner daily. Enjoy the traditional southern Chinese cooking served at Regency Palace.
Located in the Banker's Hall +15, this full-service Chinese eatery features a menu of classics, including orange beef, salt & pepper calamari, Szechuan Pork and satay beef fried noodles. Dine-in, take-out, catering and delivery solutions are offered.
King's Restaurant is famous in Calgary for their specialty dish: Wor Wonton Soup. A meal in itself, it is packed with wonton dumplings, noodles, meat and vegetables. It is in an unassuming location in a northeast industrial park, but many make the trip to have a hot, steaming bowl of soup. Their large menu also includes Chinese and western dishes, including veal cutlets, barbecue pork, fish and chips, Vietnamese spring rolls and much more. They are open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Located by Westbrook Mall, this Chinese food restaurant specializes in mainly Cantonese cuisine as well as more westernized dishes. Salt and pepper squid, egg foo young, won ton soup and hot pot are some of the hightlights on the menu.
This restaurant is located in historic Inglewood and offers a variety of Chinese dishes. Specialties include pan fried dumplings, sizzling rice, almond chicken and more.
Fortune Food Product Ltd
Located in a strip mall on Centre Street, this could go easily unnoticed but instead it is a neighbourhood favourite. It features a small and casual atmosphere with some seating available. They are popular for take out orders and specialize in frozen foods as well such as spring rolls and pork dumplings.
The Dessert House
A variety of desserts are offered here with an Asian influence. Great for bubbletea in a variety of flavours, they also serve sweet as well as savoury treats.
Central Grand Restaurant
Central Grand is located on the second floor of an Asian mall of the same name on the corner of 16th Avenue NE and Centre Street North. They are open for dim sum and also offer a lunch and dinner menu.
Pearl Fantasy Cafe
Pearl Fantasy Cafe is located in the outskirts of downtown. Chinese food is featured on the menu.
China Palace Restaurant
China Palace serves a wide variety of Chinese cuisine. Menu highlights include a large seafood selection in addition to beef, chicken and noodle dishes.
A large menu at Peking Garden means over 100 items to choose from. From traditional and contemporary dishes, patrons can choose items such Szechuan scallops, black bean chicken with fried noodles, and lemon chicken. It is located near the Shaganappi Village Shopping Centre near the university.
Happy Valley Restaurant
Found in Chinatown, this restaurant specializes in Hong Kong style dishes. A good selection is offered on a menu that includes curries, seafood, beef, pork, chicken dishes, rice bowls and noodles. The decor is bright and casual.
Edgemont City Asian Cuisine
Edgemont City Asian Cuisine located on Edenwold Drive NW, offers dine-in, take-out and delivery. The menu consists of authentic Chinese food. Open 7 days a week.
Emerald Garden is well-known for its Chinese and Portuguese cuisine. Located along the TransCanada Highway, this restaurant offers a wide range of dishes, including sweet and sour chicken, salt and pepper beef and several seafood specialties. One of the Portuguese favourites on the menu is piri-piri chicken.
Fat Kee Noodle House
Fat Kee Noodle House is a Peking and Cantonese cuisine restaurant. They offer great food and service for a low price.
Located off Centre Street just north of the Trans Canada Highway, this Chinese restaurant is a local goldmine situated about 10 minutes away by car from Chinatown. The menu features mainly Cantonese dishes.
Little City Chinese Food
A comprehensive menu of Western-Chinese cuisine is served at this casual eatery, which features an array of chicken, pork, vegetarian, noodle and rice dishes to choose from.
Gee Gong Restaurant
Gee Gong is one of those hole-in-the-wall restaurants in Calgary's Chinatown that is easily missed if not looking for it. With decades of history behind it, it is a popular spot for those in the know. Among the many menu highlights here, BBQ is their specialty. Other dishes to try include salt and pepper squid, ginger beef, hot and sour soup and hot pot.
Pebble Street Restaurant
The cuisine at Pebble Street is a mix of asian foods. The menu contains Malaysian, Japanese, Indonesian, Chinese, and Vietnamese dishes. Pebble Street is open daily for lunch and dinner.
Located in Bowness, this full-service restaurant features a diner-style atmosphere and a menu of Chinese and Thai selections, including signature wonton soup, curry dishes, satay chicken and assorted fried rices, noodle-based choices and more.
Cultural Centre Restaurant
Located on the lower level of the Calgary Chinese Cultural Centre, this full-service restaurant is open daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner and specializes in dim sum choices and traditional Chinese buffet selections. Private function hosting services are also offered.
Signature Palace Restaurant
Authentic Peking and Cantonese cuisine is offered at Signature Palace Restaurant. Both dine in and take out are available. They are located at the top of Signal Hill.
Leo Fu's Szechwan & Mandarin Restaurant
A family-run restaurant, open for more than ten years. Located just off Macleod Trail S. Daily buffet.
Emerald Palace Restaurant
Located in northeast Calgary, this restaurant is found at Castlebridge Mall, just east of the airport. They serve authentic and Westernized Peking cuisine, from ginger beef to sweet and sour pork, dry ribs to Peking duck. Patrons can eat in or order take out.
Located at Dragon City Mall, Pearl's House is a bubble tea cafe. Choose from over 30 varieties, from watermelon to taro, red bean to papaya. Coffee is also served.
The tasty food at Buffet Yangtze keeps the customers coming back. Especially popular at lunchtime, Buffet Yangtze serves an extensive selection of dim sum.
Jing Jing Noodle
Located in Calgary's vibrant Chinatown, Jing Jing Noodle offers an array of hot flavourful Chinese dishes. Wontons, braised beef, noodle soup and more selections are featured.
Pine Lake Restaurant
Located in Chinatown, this casual restaurant specializes in dim sum that is ordered a la carte. Noodle dishes, rice roll crepes and sticky rice are highlights here.
BBQ Express is located in a small strip mall near Lambda on Centre Street, not too far from Chinatown on the north side of Centre Street Bridge. They specialize in Chinese barbecued meats, from Peking duck to barbecued pork. The meat is for take-out only.
Golden Central Chinese Cuisine
This restaurant is located just off McKnight Boulevard in Calgary's northeast, convenient for many to drop in and pick up an order. They have a good selection of Chinese cuisine favourites, from ginger beef to salt and pepper squid.
Destination Pearl House
Located in the former home of APM Bubble Tea in Central Grand Landmark at the corner of Center street and 16th avenue, this casual cafe offers choices of signature beverages, soups, noodle dishes, baked goods, wings and other Asian-inspired choices.
Rainbow Bakery serves a variety of popular Chinese goods, from pork buns to sweet pastries. Find them in Chinatown in the Dragon City Shopping Centre.
Cantonese-style cuisine, dim sum choices and casual dining are hallmarks of this Crowfoot establishment, which offers services for lunch and dinner and options for dining-in or take-out.
John Wong's Chinese Food
Classic North American style Chinese cuisine is served at this casual eatery, which offers dine-in, take-out and delivery services.
Hans Restaurant is tucked away in Calgary's China Town. Authentic Chinese fare is featured on the menu.
King's Chinese Food
Located in the uptown 17th avenue district, this casual eatery features a comprehensive menu of Western-Chinese cuisine, including ginger beef, salt and pepper squid, chicken fried rice and spring rolls.
Bamboo Gardens serves a selection of Asian specialties including Chinese, Cantonese and Thai dishes. Restaurant is non-smoking and offers quick service and affordable prices. Take-out and delivery available.
Great Taste Chinese Restaurant
Great Taste Chinese Restaurant can be found tucked away in Calgary's Chinatown. Authentic, delicious Chinese food is featured on the menu.
Tai Pan Restaurant
Tai Pan is located on Centre Street NE in a strip mall in the former Tropica location, affording it with a large dining room. They serve dim sum that customers can order off a menu ensuring a good variety of hot dishes.