10 Best Chinese Restaurants In Dublin, Ireland

chinese restaurants in dublin

The burgeoned food scene in Dublin is diverse and it is one of the reasons that this capital city is extremely loved by Dubliners; more specifically, the love for the Chinese cuisine has boosted the mushrooming of numerous eateries. The globetrotters visiting this city are bamboozled by the array of Chinese restaurants present here. Relish the massively enjoyable preparations bursting with flavor, clubbed with a fabulous atmosphere and brilliant service – all of these and much more. With so much to explore, these restaurants certainly have all the features to make you come back for more. So, check out the details about the best Chinese restaurants in Dublin, Ireland, which we have rounded up for you below.

1. M & L Szechuan Chinese

A beautiful Selection!

Posted by M&L Chinese Restaurant on Sunday, 5 August 2012

M&L Chinese Restaurant is a place where good food goes hand-in-hand with excellent ambiance and service. It has been enlisted as one of the 100 best restaurants in Ireland by McKenna’s. A sophisticated venue apt for trying the true and traditional Szechuan dishes prepared freshly and carefully. You will find dishes such as shredded pork with garlic sauce and garlic scapes, stir-fried French beans with dried chili, cumin with baby squid, crispy duck with pancakes that are hard to resist and are presented very nicely. Overall, the large and flavorsome menu takes care of your cravings for spiciness.

M & L Szechuan Chinese

Address: 13/14 Cathedral St, North City, Dublin City, Co. Dublin, D01 K8K3

Website: M & L Szechuan Chinese

Opening hours: Mon - Sat: 11.30am - 10pm; Sun: 12pm - 10pm

2. Mak

Drunken king prawns with XO cognac, in a spicy Szechuan pork sauce. #drunkenprawns #makatd6 #ranelagh #lovindublin www.mak.ie

Posted by Mak at D6 on Tuesday, 13 October 2015

The brainchild of two brothers, Mak is an excellent lifestyle restaurant, where the menu is a fantastic combination of authentic Chinese cuisine and Hong Kong-style dim sum along with many cocktails, wide range of wines, craft beers, and spirits. You get served by very friendly staff in a setting that is suitable for any occasion – family dining, a romantic date or an evening with friends. The cocktail offerings are very interesting and have good variety such as a gin-based drink called Oriental Crush or a traditional Bellini. Good food comes from good people and the chefs here are very adept. You can try the spicy chicken pot sticker, and pork & prawn dumplings, drunken king prawns.


Address: Cullenswood Road, Ranelagh, Dublin 6

Website: Mak

Opening hours: Mon - Thu: 5.30pm - 10.30pm; Fri: 5.30pm - 11.00pm; Sat: 2.00pm - 11.00pm; Sun: 2.00pm - 10.00pm

3. Hang Dai Chinese Restaurant

Boiled & BBQ Pigs Trotter with Dry Garlic, hot off our new Spring Menu 😍

Posted by Hang Dai Chinese on Tuesday, 16 April 2019

A spectacular spot located in the heart of Dublin, Hang Dai Chinese Restaurant has very chic and elaborate décor and a cheerful ambiance. The star of the menu is the apple wood-fired duck. Besides this, there are delectable dishes like asparagus spring rolls with spicy bean curd hollandaise, steamed eggplant in fermented chili sauce, boiled & barbecue pigs trotter with dry garlic, all of which are unbelievably tasty. But this eatery is not just about food. A carefully crafted cocktail menu is there to please your drinks’ cravings. There are a DJ booth and a custom-made sound system ensure good music making it an enormously pleasing experience for your tummy and soul.

Hang Dai Chinese

Address: 20 Camden Street Lower, Saint Kevin’s, Dublin, D02 T275, Ireland

Website: Hang Dai Chinese

Opening hours: Tue - Thu: 5pm - 10.30pm; Fri - Sat: 5pm - 1.30am; Sun: 5pm - 9.30pm (closed on Mon)

4. Good World Chinese Restaurant

Posted by Good World Chinese Restaurant on Friday, 7 June 2019

Ideally located, one of the major plus points of this place is that it is open later than many other restaurants. Winner of the Irish Asian Food Awards this year, the Good World Chinese Restaurant is extremely popular for serving the best dim sum and Cantonese cuisine in Dublin. Get delicious food at very reasonable costs. The dishes are prepared using the freshest seafood and local meats. Whether you are looking for a late-night dinner or a quick bite, Good World can be a great place with a very relaxing environment. Enjoy delicacies such as duck’s feet, spicy tripe, shanghai fried meat dumplings, and wonderful dim-sum options.

Good World Chinese Restaurant

Address: 18 South Great George’s Street, Dublin 2, Ireland

Website: Good World Chinese Restaurant

Opening hours: 12pm - 12am (daily)

5. Old Town Chinese Restaurant

It's cold and a miserable day, but pop into us and we will brighten up your day!

Posted by Old Town Chinese Restaurant on Saturday, 2 July 2016

A hundred dishes with a hundred different flavors – the menu has more than a hundred choices, which are prepared carefully by the experts, one of whom has over 20 years of experience in Sichuan dishes. Try this eatery if you are craving for some authentic and inexpensive Sichuan Chinese food along with good wine. The place has a cozy setting, service is excellent, and it has a good inflow of foodies. Come with a good appetite as the portions served are generous. Sliced Whelks with ginger and scallions, pork mince with green beans, and the Aubergine Chili Hot Pot are a must-try, but the wonton Sichuan soup is a hot favorite among many.

Old Town Chinese Restaurant

Address: 123 Capel St, North City, Dublin 1, Ireland

Website: Old Town Chinese Restaurant

Opening hours: 12pm - 10pm (daily)

6. Lee's Charming Noodles

Posted by Lee's Charming Noodle on Monday, 3 July 2017

Welcoming diners since 2005, the laid-back and amiable mood of Lee’s Charming Noodles is ideal for catching up with friends, meetings or parties. An exploratory visit to this restaurant is worth it. The staff is always smiling and eager to be at your service so that you thoroughly enjoy your visit. The restaurant strongly believes in offering you the best assortment of noodles and other Chinese dishes. You get a menu packed with scrumptious preparations such as soup noodles, noodle mix (warm or cold), chowmein, and other Chinese stir fry options. There are suitable options for vegetarians too and they can be served as gluten-free dishes if requested.

Lee's Charming Noodles

Address: 105 Parnell St, Rotunda, Dublin 1, D01 W448, Ireland

Website: Lee’s Charming Noodles

Opening hours: 12pm - 11pm (daily)

7. Ka Shing Chinese Restaurant

Gather your friends together and enjoy an authentic Chinese feast that tastes as amazing as it looks! Reservations ----> 016772580

Posted by Ka Shing Chinese Restaurant on Thursday, 18 July 2019

Ka Shing Chinese Restaurant is a very opulent and a thoughtfully decorated venue with chandeliers, gilded furniture everywhere. Upstairs, they have gorgeous private dining areas. All the traditions of a typical Chinese restaurant are found here. The restaurant has an all-embracing menu that consists of gluten-free options too, apart from the true Chinese delicacies such as dim sum, fresh seafood, an assortment of dumplings and a wide-ranging wine list plus a variety of beers and spirits. Do try the Lobster and scallops cooked with glass noodles and spring onion, steamed sea bass with ginger and many other dishes served piping hot!

Ka Shing Chinese Restaurant

Address: 12A Wicklow St, Dublin 2, D02 ND37, Ireland

Website: Ka Shing Chinese Restaurant

Opening hours: 12pm - 10pm (daily)

8. Mr. Dinh Restaurant

💕六福臨門💕 5 choices BBQ dish : Roast duck + Honey Roast Pork + Crispy Roast Pork Belly + Soya Chicken + Poached Chicken with Jelly Fish . A mega deal for a meal 😍😍😍😍😍

Posted by Mr Đinh Restaurant on Thursday, 13 July 2017

Previously a Vietnamese eatery called Hanoi Hanoi, Mr. Dinh Restaurant specializes in high-quality Chinese, Thai, Hong Kong, and Malaysian cuisines. The place quickly becomes your favorite for the array of cuisines offered. The preparations at this restaurant are hand-crafted from scratch and the chefs very meticulously use fresh and the highest quality ingredients to bring out the flavors. Ensuring that you have an extremely pleasant dining experience, the staff at Mr. Dinh are on their toes. You will find the menu to be very vast that ranges from enjoyable dim sum to the very appetizing hot pots. The crispy roast pork belly and roasted duck are also delicious.

Mr. Dinh Restaurant

Address: 101-102 Capel Street, Dublin 1, Dublin, D01 H2X5, Ireland

Website: Mr. Dinh Restaurant

Opening hours: Mon - Sun: 12pm - 10.30pm (daily)

9. Starry Kitchen

Posted by Starry Kitchen Chinese & Thai Restaurant on Thursday, 29 August 2013

Nestled in a quiet area of Dublin, Starry Kitchen is a comfortable and stylish eatery specializing in Thai and Chinese cuisines. The menu is quite detailed, and the mouth-watering dishes offer value for money. The beef in sweet chili sauce is highly recommended and a few other preparations include the Cantonese duck, vegetable tempura, chicken satay and all other dishes cooked to perfection. Be it take away or dine in, the portions are large. Not only the food but the service too won’t disappoint you. The décor is kept simple and graceful. For Thai and Chinese food lovers, Starry Kitchen is a pleasant surprise.

Starry Kitchen

Address: 110 Upper Drumcondra Road, Drumcondra, Dublin 9, Ireland

Website: Starry Kitchen

Opening hours: 5.30pm - 11.30pm (daily)

10. Yang's Chinese Restaurant

Posted by Yangs Chinese Clontarf on Sunday, 19 May 2019

Yang’s welcomes you with a traditional oriental and warm environment, which enhances your dining experience. Positioned on the Clontarf road, the restaurant boasts a fabulous location with stunning views of the sea. The restaurant’s focus is on serving freshly prepared food using premium quality ingredients and thus, you are guaranteed very health-friendly food. The staff members go out of their way to make the guests comfortable and feel attended to. The menu offers a great selection of extremely palatable choices like double-fried beef, green Thai beef curry, crispy duck, salt and pepper ribs among others. Aptly complimenting your meal are the cocktails and other top-quality spirits.

Yang's Chinese Restaurant

Address: 436 Clontarf Road, Clontarf East, Dublin 3, D03 YH36, Ireland

Website: Yang’s Chinese Restaurant

Opening hours: Mon - Sat: 5pm - 11.30pm; Sun: 1.30pm - 11pm

Explore the Chinese culinary scene of Dublin

A Chinese preparation
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The immensely rich culinary performance of these restaurants undoubtedly makes it a thoroughly delightful and tantalizing experience for your taste buds. The experience and the proficiency of the chefs are depicted in every dish that you relish. So, whichever restaurant you choose, it is assured that the taste and memories will linger for a long time.

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