When it comes to ethnic foods Mexican and Chinese are always popular choices. For those craving delicious Mexican dishes, Andale Taqueria y Mercado in Richfield is a must-visit, crowned the best Mexican eatery in Minnesota according to a recent study.

And, the team at lovefood.com just conducted a deep dive to uncover the top Chinese restaurant in every state. If you're a fan of Chinese cuisine, it's time to start planning a trip to conduct your taste test.

America Loves Chinese Restaurants

According to a survey conducted by the National Restaurant Association, 36 percent of people reported eating Chinese food at least once a month, while an additional 42 percent said they go a few times a year.

Takeout and delivery are the most popular ways to get Chinese Food which isn’t surprising considering how many of the restaurants are set up.

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According to Grubhub General Tso Chicken is the most ordered Chinese dish in America.

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Minnesota’s #1 Chinese Restaurant Features Hand-Pulled Noodles

The team at lovefood.com named the best Chinese restaurant in each state by using online reviews, awards won by the restaurant, and “first-hand experience from their team.”


Master Noodle, located at 1337 University Ave W in St Paul, received recognition as the best Chinese restaurant in the state by the food website.

It was the first restaurant in Minnesota to offer Chinese Fresh Hand Pulled Noodles and is known for its traditional recipes and fresh ingredients.

The team at lovefood.com says the noodles “come in different thicknesses and sizes and are served in a variety of sauces and broths” and they recommend trying Shanxi shaved noodle soup with beef brisket, or the Lanzhou noodle soup with beef shank.

Every 'Diners, Drive-Ins, and Dives' Episode that Features a Minnesota Restaurant

One of the most popular shows on Food Network is easily 'Diners, Drive-Ins, and Dives'. Guy Fieri has come to Minnesota for many episodes. Here are the ones that feature Minnesota restaurants.

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