Some dishes demonstrate that Turkish and Chinese cuisine are similar in many ways. Our article details the best Chinese restaurants in Istanbul, allowing you time to visit palaces, museums and historical streets instead of searching for Chinese Restaurants:
We also recommend reading our article Best Sushi Restaurants in Istanbul before starting, If you’re interested in sushi.
1. Shang Palace
An ideal restaurant to taste authentic Cantonese-Chinese cuisine with Turkish and international beverages. The Hong Kong-based multinational restaurant is part of a “hospitality company.” Shang Palace has branches in many parts of the world. It prepares the most delicious dishes for its guests, and the same thing goes for this Chinese restaurant in Istanbul.
2. Dragon Restaurant
This Chinese restaurant, in the Hilton Istanbul Bosphorus, opens at around 18:30. Later in the evening, it can get quite crowded. The Dragon Restaurant chefs are from Hong Kong. They are masters of Cantonese and Szechuan dishes. If you are looking for Chinese food near you, you must give a chance to this Chinese restaurant in Istanbul. Their Peking duck is just one of the delicious dishes on offer.
3. Chinese & Sushi Express
It is one of the best Chinese restaurant in Istanbul. Chinese & Sushi Express has many branches in Istanbul. Therefore you can easily find Chinese food near you. Japanese food, especially sushi, is addictive. Takeaway service is also available. So if you don’t want to go to the restaurant, you can order it to be delivered to wherever you’re staying.
Learning how to make sushi is fun and if you want to test your skill this 12-Piece Deluxe Sushi Making Kit will help you learn new recipes.
4. 火锅站 Hot – Pot Station Sultanahmet
火锅站 Hot-Pot situation is one of the best Chinese restaurants in Istanbul. It offers delicious Chinese food with excellent service and hygiene. For a tourist who wants to enjoy delicious Chinese food in Istanbul, this Chinese restaurant will be an ideal choice.
5. Çin Büfe (Chinese Buffet)
Çin Büfe is one of the best Chinese restaurants in Istanbul. It has been serving since 2005. If you want some delicious Chinese food in Istanbul, this is the place for you! And in case you are a vegan, or just want to try something new, don’t worry. They have several vegan options on the menu, as well! You can check the branches on their website to taste their delicious Chinese food near you.
6. China Stix & Sushi
If you want to eat noodles at Beşiktaş, stop by China Stix & Sushi! A pleasant place with a spacious interior and staff concerned. Experience the delicious and unique tastes of Chinese food in Istanbul here, in China Stix & Sushi.
If you plan to surprise your loved one by ordering some sushi or even by making them yourself, this reusable traditional chopstick set for two will add an important detail to your dinner.
SushiCo has 20 branches located across Istanbul. The recipes are original and the menu is tasty. We recommend the Crispy Chicken with Ginger Sauce, Beef with Asparagus, Roasted Peking Duck, Salmon with Teriyaki Sauce and Fried Ice Cream.
In case you are wondering ‘if there is any Chinese food or Chinese restaurant near me’ then no worries! SushiCo has many branches both in Istanbul and in other cities of Türkiye. Make sure to check the branches from its website below!
8. Kroren Restaurant
Did you say Chinese food? At Kroren Restaurant, Chinese and Central Asian dishes will take you from the streets of Istanbul to Central Asia and the Far East with its ambiance and food. It can be full at any time of day. So we recommend making a reservation.
Also, while you’re all the way to Fatih, definitely read our best stores in Grand Bazaar article and find the best souvenirs!
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