East Garden is a pretty big new Chinese restaurant in a strip mall off Hill St. in Chinatown. The menu is full of standards like cashew chicken and beef with broccoli - plus a page of Hawaiian-influenced food like chicken in lotus leaf (our favorite thing here) - and it’s decent for a quick (but heavier) lunch. But it’s not somewhere we’d go out of our way to eat again.
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They’re putting out some pretty stellar modern Filipino food at Lasa in Chinatown, in an atmosphere that makes you feel at home.
Philippe The Original
Chinatown deli Philippe The Original carries much culinary (and cultural) significance. It’s still very much worth the trip.
Majordomo in Chinatown is one of the rare LA restaurants you’ll walk out of genuinely surprised.
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China Cafe, in Downtown LA's Grand Central Market, has been serving Chinese-American classics since 1959.
Jin Jian Restaurant
Jin Jiang (or J&J) is a casual Chinese restaurant that’s been open in San Gabriel for decades.
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Din Tai Fung Dumpling House #1
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Lu Din Gee (Duck House)
If you’re looking for authentic Peking duck, head to Duck House in Monterey Park. Just make sure to reserve your duck ahead of time.
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