Whether planning a Lunar New Year celebration, or really any occasion all year long, Seattle’s Chinese food scene delivers. There is plenty of variety all over the area, serving up a variety of dumplings, noodles, hot pot, fiery Sichuan cuisine, and more. While some offer onsite dining during the current phase of Washington’s reopening plan, the majority have to-go options. These restaurants are listed from north to south. Since services shift often these days, if you see any changes or want us to consider a restaurant for future updates, send us a tip.
Though all the restaurants and bars on the list offer takeout, a number have resumed limited outdoor or dine-in service as well, per the current state mandates. The level of service offered is indicated on each map point. However, this should not be taken as endorsement for dining in, as there are still safety concerns: for updated information on coronavirus cases in your area, please visit the King County’s COVID update page. Studies indicate that there is a lower exposure risk when outdoors, but the level of risk involved with patio dining is contingent on restaurants following strict social distancing and other safety guidelines.Read More