Best Chinese Restaurants in Calgary

Take your friends out for soup dumplings, ginger beef and crispy-skin pork belly at these three restaurants.

Salt and pepper squid from Two Penny. Photograph by Jared Sych.

*Listed in alphabetical order.

Great Taste Chinese Restaurant

Expect quick service and seriously tasty dishes like steamed pork soup dumplings, stir-fried beef with Chinese broccoli and fried green beans with minced pork at both Great Taste locations.

123 2 Ave. S.E., 403-265-9880, and 594 64 Ave. N.E., 403-275-6577,


Silver Dragon Restaurant

Boasting five decades in business, Silver Dragon is known for its well-made Szechuan and Cantonese fare. Bring a few friends to share a couple dishes off the huge menu, which includes steamed pork dumplings, crispy ginger beef and straight-from-the-tank lobster and crab.

106 3 Ave. S.E., 403-264-5326,


Two Penny

Two Penny’s 1920s Shanghai-inspired dining room offers a beautiful setting to share plates of lobster and shrimp won tons and crispy-skin pork belly. Finish the night with a Slurpee 001 cocktail in the downstairs Tea House bar.

1213 1 St. S.W., 403-474-7766,

Back to Calgary’s Best Restaurants 2019

This article appears in the March 2019 issue of Avenue Calgary.

Related posts

Blink Restaurant & Bar

Alana Willerton

Best Downtown Restaurants

Alana Willerton

Best Brewpubs

Alana Willerton

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Accept Privacy Policy

Privacy & Cookies Policy