If you are traveling to Oakland for a vacation, you will have a wide array of dining options to choose from. There are Oakland restaurants for just about any cuisine you can think of, and these include local Californian, American, European, Indian, Mediterranean, and Middle East. If you are one of those who love Chinese food, you will have no trouble finding a place to have a great Chinese dining experience. Oakland has a large community of Chinese people, and therefore, it has some of the best Chinese restaurants in California. BBOnline recommends these 4 Chinese restaurants:
Pacific Renaissance Plaza, Suite 288
388 9th Street
Oakland, California 94607
Restaurant Peony is one of the finest Chinese restaurants in Oakland. It is a multi-award winning restaurant that offers delectable Hong Kong cuisine, a classy dining environment as well as a very friendly and efficient staff. The food is prepared by some of the finest chefs from Hong Kong and the Bay Area, so you can expect the best traditional Chinese fare as well as innovative dishes. There are wide selections of claypot, stir-fry, barbecue and seafood dishes, as well as dim sum, appetizers and soups. Some of the items on the menu that you should try include Braised Superior Shark's Fin Soup, Szechuan Prawn, Nanjing Crispy Skin Roast Duckling, Mongolian Beef and Restaurant Peony's Chow Mein. The restaurant can also make arrangements for banquets.
Golden Lotus Vegetarian Restaurant
1301 Franklin Street
Oakland, California 94612
If you wish to try vegetarian Chinese food, you can make your way to the Golden Lotus Vegetarian Restaurant. This restaurant provides a casual environment for dining, and it serves a wide range of vegetarian food. You can have noodles, rice plates or claypot dishes or try the chef's specialties, which include Tamarind Beef, Carmelized Chicken, Pineapple Salmon, Tay-Ho Rolls, Gourmet Spicy Lemon Grass Chicken and Gourmet Spicy Curry Chicken. The Golden Lotus Vegetarian Restaurant is located in downtown Oakland, and it should be easily accessible from your Oakland Bed and Breakfast.
Oakland, California 94607
Jade Villa is a favorite dining place among Chinese-food lovers in Oakland. This restaurant serves authentic Chinese food that is prepared with the freshest ingredients. It is famous for its delectable dim sum as well as sumptuous seafood dishes, steamed dumplings and rice-wrappers. This restaurant is almost always packed with diners, but you can expect the efficient staff to make dining a pleasant experience. Jade Villa also offers take-out service, so you can bring something back to your Oakland Inn for supper.
Great Wall Chinese Restaurant
6247 College Avenue
Oakland, California 94618
The Great Wall Chinese Restaurant is the perfect place to have a casual Chinese dinner. It has a relaxing ambience and friendly waiters and waitresses to provide the best hospitality. Some of the recommended items on the menu are the Szechuan Chicken, Mongolian Beef, Sesame Chicken, Garlic Eggplant, Moo Shu, String Bean Beef, Kung Pao Chicken and Vegetable Crunchy Noodle. If you are looking for great value for money, this is the place for you.