MostBest Baltimore | Chinese

There are 298 Chinese restaurants in Baltimore. Feeling overwhelmed? MostBest knows the Top 3.

Chinese food is a favorite across so many cultures, and with such diverse options, any cravings you may have will be satisfied. Don’t skimp out on quality and flavor and dine in or order out at these Baltimore hotspots.


Ding How Restaurant has been around for years as a Baltimore staple for Chinese cuisine, which is a testament to its commitment to delicious food for a great price. As a Baltimore Magazine winner in 2014 for Best Chinese, Ding How’s quality dishes and great service are self-evident. The classical background music and cloth-covered tables take Ding How from basic Chinese takeout joint to a great spot for a lunch out.

We Love Their: Fried Rice, General Tso’s Chicken, Crab Meat and Cheese Wonton

631 S Broadway  
(410) 327-8888


With an old-world Cantonese feel, David Chu’s China Bistro serves some of the best Kosher Chinese out there, but you don’t have to eat Kosher to enjoy the fabulous range of flavors and plates. The top-tier Fried Rice and perfectly moist and flavorful Orange Chicken are the cherries on top of a decked-out and uber-authentic menu that has something for everyone. Take advantage of their lunch special for heaping portions at a great value.

We Love Their: Fried Rice, Orange Chicken, White Meat Chicken with Eggplant in Garlic Sauce

7105 Reisterstown Rd
(410) 602-5008


Cafe Zen has been a Baltimore favorite for years, and the first bite makes it clear why. The food is the true focus at Cafe Zen, with an award-winning menu that starts from Chinese and branches out to Eastern Asian cuisine, from sushi to curry. Vegetarians will rejoice at the huge array of scintillating options like the Tofu with Tender Spinach, Scallion Pancakes, and Vegetable Dumplings, to name just a few favorites.

We Love Their: Ants in the Tree, Tofu with Tender Spinach, Scallion Pancakes, Vegetable Dumplings

438 E Belvedere Ave
(410) 532-0022