Chinese cuisine is the second most popular cuisine in Bhubaneswar and is available across the length and breadth of the city. Be it a swanky restaurant or a roadside eatery, you will find people digging into their favourite Chinese cuisine, no matter how it tastes. Chinese food is available in most multi–cuisine restaurants across the city and is a hit among the young and the older crowd alike. However, the real joy of having oriental cuisine can be experience only in an exclusive restaurant specialising in Oriental dishes. Let’s take a look at what the city offers when it comes to scrumptious Chinese food.
About the Restaurant: The restaurant is a sensation in the city serving some great Chinese food with warm service and a winning smile. Wrapped in frosted-glass windows, etched with palm fronds, this Indo-Chinese restaurant inside an attractive space serves some of the best, large, crusty spring rolls stuffed with chunks of prawns and shredded fresh vegetables. You must try some of its popular dishes like the fabulous salt-and-pepper chicken, and the crispy fried nuggets tossed in a light sauce of peppercorns, with a salty zing. Also recommended is the mouth-watering Devil’s chicken, cooked with ginger, red chilli, and spinach. If you don’t like it hot, you can always ask them to tone down the spices to suit you palate. You can also order your favourite drink that will go best with the kind of food that you choose to have. Located in the heart of the city, this outlet is thronged by lovers of Chinese cuisine.
How to Reach: The restaurant is housed in the New Marrion Hotel, Janpath at the Ram Mandir Square. It is on the first floor above the Cafe Coffee Day outlet.
Lemon Grass Restaurant
About the Restaurant: Lemon Grass Restaurant is housed inside Mayfair Lagoon Hotel. This famous place derives its name from a grass that is native to South East Asia and is primarily used as a flavouring agent while cooking. The restaurant is the ultimate destination for tasting the best Chinese and Thai delicacies in the town. Its exquisite oriental interiors highlight some fine craftsmanship and attention to detail that makes it stand out among its competitors. The menu is replete with thrilling tastes of new age and the decor is absolutely vibrant and chic! It serves some of the best starters, dumshums and desserts. Every bite of the delectable dishes will transport you to the throbbing and speeding international spirit of China.
How to Reach: The eatery stands in the limits of Mayfair Hotels & Resorts at 8-B, Jaydev Vihar.
About the Restaurant: Among the best places in Bhubaneswar to try out authentic Chinese cuisine, Mainland China is famous for its excellent food and helpful staff who are more than eager to guide you through the confusing but elaborate menu. Do visit this restaurant if you genuinely want to try some of the best authentic Chinese dishes. Mainland China surely goes a long way to satisfy food connoisseurs looking for a vast spread of rare delicacies from the varied regions of China. The mushrooming of Chinese eateries hasn’t affected much to its tremendous popularity in the city. Unlike the innumerable restaurants that provide the Indianised version of Chinese cuisine, Mainland China lives up to its reputation of being a diner’s delight where every visit is a treat to the tongue as well as the soul.
How to Reach: The restaurant is located in the premises of Hotel Crown at Nayapalli.
Soul of China
About the Restaurant: A treat for the Chinese cuisine lovers, the restaurant offers some of the finest dishes straight from the heart of China. Upon entering its dining room you are welcomed by the staff with smiling faces that immediately immerses you into a calm and welcoming environment. With a wide selection of authentic Chinese food, there is something to suit everyone’s palate. The menu consists of a new generation cuisine selected from many different regions of China as well as some from Southeast Asia. This fine dinning restaurant promises to take care of your health as well as your taste buds. You are rest assured that you get to taste the finest cuisines made from the freshest ingredients that are low in fat, low in sodium and have the least amount of cholesterol. You can gladly munch away some of the nutritional healthy Oriental dishes without having to worry about transfats and calories.
How to Reach: The restaurant is located at Sandy Resort at XIMB Square of Jaydev Vihar. It’s just adjacent to Domino’s Pizza.
About the Restaurant: If you’re not ready to surrender to vegetarianism, step into the awesome Chinese restaurant in town – Tangerine 9 where there’s all the meat you can handle and all the dishes burst with the blended flavour of fresh herbs and spices ready to sweep you off your feet. The eatery has a big range of Indian (especially tandoori) and Chinese, and some nicely executed Thai dishes. Pan-Asian starters include tasteful momos (Tibetan dumplings) and salt-and-pepper prawns. Its exquisite decor is of blonde wood and signature tangerine.
How to Reach: You can find this restaurant in Master Canteen area located just above the HM Jewellery showroom.
About the Restaurant: An authentic Chinese Restaurant in the heart of Bhubaneswar, Zaika provides some close to authentic Chinese tasteful dishes in a place that’s clean and hygienic. The prices are affordable and the staff members are very cordial and welcoming. Even Indian food is also served on demand at this restaurant. A favourite among foodies of Bhubaneswar, the restaurant treats you with some awesome ambience and food.The place is a clean and modern oasis on busy, dusty Lewis Road, offering you value for money for the excellent food that it offers. Along with some excellent curries and tandoori there is an extensive Chinese menu to serve your appetite. Its fresh prawns and pomfret are ritually grilled on tandoor on Wednesdays and Sundays and is a big hit among regulars.
How to Reach: You can find the restaurant in Ratna Plaza, Lewis Road, Opp Allahabad Bank.