On January 25, families around the world take part in the celebrations for Lunar New Year. To kick off the 15 days of celebration, Chinese families gather at home or at a favorite restaurant on New Year’s Eve for a reunion dinner, often featuring noodles for longevity, fish for prosperity and dumplings for wealth.
If you’re looking for a feast to celebrate the Year of the Rat with friends and family, Hoodline has crunched the numbers to find the top Chinese restaurants in Cleveland, based on Yelp ratings and our own methodology. Happy Lunar New Year!
1. Jackie Chen's Dragon Towers Chinese Restaurant
Topping the list is Jackie Chen's Dragon Towers Chinese Restaurant. Located at 17452 Lorain Ave. in Kamm's Corner, the Chinese spot is the highest-rated spot of its kin in Cleveland, boasting four stars out of 64 reviews on Yelp.
2. China Jade
Next up is Old Brooklyn's China Jade, situated at 2190 Brookpark Road. With four stars out of 49 reviews on Yelp, the Chinese spot has proven to be a local favorite.
3. Dragon Light
West Boulevard's Dragon Light, located at 3537 W. 105th St., is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the Chinese spot four stars out of 17 reviews.
4. Wonton Gourmet & BBQ
Finally, over in Goodrich-Kirkland Park, check out Wonton Gourmet & BBQ, which has earned 4.5 stars out of 286 reviews on Yelp. You can find the Chinese spot at 3211 Payne Ave.