Celebrate the Year of the Rabbit with a steaming bowl of Chinese Beef Noodle Soup.
It’s freezing out and what better way to celebrate Chinese New Year and warm up than with a delicious Chinese Soup? We’ve rounded up places serving different varieties of Chinese soup like Hot Pot, Sweet and Sour, Fresh Crab Meat Soup, Beef Noodle, and of course, those little pillows of deliciousness known as Soup Dumplings. We’ve rounded up 6 of our favorite authentic Chinese restaurants for you to get your fix. Enjoy.
1. Hong Hua
Hong Hua has got a few different soups to warm you up on those subzero days. Try a hot wonton soup, which always hits the spot. You can also try one of their speciality soups like their Fresh Crab Meat soup which comes at a whopping $19 dollars if you get the premium, which can feed more than one. You can also go for their Szechuan Hot and Sour if you want something spicy or their shredded Duck and Mushroom Soup.
Where: 27925 Orchard Lake Rd, Farmington Hills, MI 48334
2. Jiang Nan Noodle House
A bowl of piping hot flavored broth with perfectly fall off the bone beef and delicious wheat noodles. It doesn’t get any better than that, and Jiang Nan Noodle House is here to satisfy your beef noodle soup cravings. They also serve delicious and steamy Soup Dumplings filled with pork and green onions or shrimp.
Where: 29222 Orchard Lake Rd, Farmington Hills, MI 48334
3. Chen’s Noodle
Chen’s Noodle’s is a classic and delicious Chinese restaurant. They do a variety of different noodle styles, like the typical rice noodles typically found in Chinese soups. They also do vermicelli noodles, which is a thinner glassy noodle and udon which is thicker and typically found in Japanese soups. Get your soup with ingredients like Soy Sauce Duck Noodle Soup, Shrimp Wontons Noodle Soup, or Beef Brisket and Flank.
Where: 30491 John R Rd, Madison Heights, MI 48071
4. Trizest Restaurant
Trizest is a Chinese restaurant specializing in Sichuan-based ingredients and dishes. They’ve got two versions of beef noodles soups, a Sichuan-style which is spicy and peppery from the Sichaun peppercorns that will leave your mouth tingling, and their Stewed Beef Noodle Soup. They’ve also got a Chinese Hot Pot with three different varieties of toppings, Seafood, Pickled Vegetables and Fish, and Tofu and Pork with Vegetables.
Where: 33170 Dequindre Rd, Sterling Heights, MI 48310
5. Midtown Shangri-La
Midtown Shangir-La is making authentic Cantonese food and dim-sum. Enjoy steaming bounties of dumplings like xiao long bao or shiu mai in different flavors like shrimp or pork. They’ve got a whole ton of other dim-sum options as well so you can get a little bit of everything. They’ve also got a few different soup varieties like their Ginger and Scallion Lo Mein or their Roast Duck Noodle Soup with either flat rice noodles or egg noodles.
Where: 4710 Cass Ave, Detroit, MI 48201
Noodletopia has got handmade noodles and delicious dim-sum for those cold winter days. They’ve got Noodle Soups topped with Braised chicken and beef or try something different with their noodle soup with added lamb. There’s also Handmade Beef Soup and the Spicy Szechuan Soup. For their dim-sum options they’ve got Shanghai-style soup dumplings and a Spicy Wonton Soup with red chilis.
Where: 30120-30140, John R Rd, Madison Heights, MI 48071
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