With Chinese New Year drawing near, bracing for the Year of the Metal Rat, it is fitting to embrace everything Chinese once more with their culture, their customs and, of course, their cuisine. Chinese cuisine is beyond just pancit and dimsum and dumplings, as proven by the numerous choices of Chinese restaurants around the Metro.
So, what better way to celebrate the Lunar New Year with a visit to these ten must-try Chinese restaurants and get a taste of their finest, authentic dishes and signature meals that will savor your taste buds.
Kung hei fat choi and màn màn chī!
1. The Great Buddha Cafe
Situated inside a spacious Eng Bee Tin store at the heart of Binondo, The Great Buddha Cafe returned with a fresh coat of paint. Yet, their specialties stay the same. With delectable servings, from savory siomai to their fried rice (including their specialty, the Beef Tendon Claypot Rice), this cafe is a perfect stop on your trip to fine Binondo.