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 Ra with friends and family, Hoodline has crunched the numbers to find the top Chinese restaurants in Pittsburgh, based on Yelp ratings and our own methodology. Happy Lunar New Year!
1. Everyday Noodles
Topping the list is Everyday Noodles. Located at 5875 Forbes Ave. in Squirrel Hill North, the Chinese spot, which offers noodles and more, is the highest-rated Chinese restaurant in Pittsburgh, boasting four stars out of 714 reviews on Yelp.
2. Subba Asian Restaurant
Next up is East Allegheny's Subba Asian Restaurant, situated at 700 Cedar Ave. With four stars out of 158 reviews on Yelp, the Indian, Himalayan/Nepalese and Chinese spot has proven to be a local favorite.
3. Sesame Garden
Mount Washington's Sesame Garden, located at 202 Shiloh St., is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the Chinese spot 4.5 stars out of 86 reviews.
4. Chinatown Inn
Chinatown Inn, a Chinese spot in Central Business District, is another go-to, with four stars out of 161 Yelp reviews. Head over to 520 Third Ave. to see for yourself.