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Chuan Ban Restaurant

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$5 - $10
Chinese, Asian
Dinner, Lunch

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you like Sichuan food on the spicy side, this is a good place. Protions were large, food excellent to mediocre - the noodles were soggy and greasy, and tasted pre made. Service was very prompt, perhaps too prompt. With closely set tables in a...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank DrParticle
Reviewed March 27, 2018 via mobile

They have an small four dishes section for “vegetables” and can’t understand english when you try to interact with waitresses asking for specific ingredients in every dish in the Short list and for shire there’s no vegetarian options, the use the same oil and the...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank ErikH1091
Reviewed December 18, 2017

Been to Chuan Ban twice...the first time some years back, when the food was as authentic as it can get. Seriously spicy with the expected tongue numbing sensation one would associate with Sichuanese food. The recent trip 2 weeks was a let down. Every dish...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank shummy813
Reviewed November 22, 2017

We decided to check out the restaurant after reading the reviews. It did not disappoint. The spicy dishes especially the chicken and beef ones were delicious. The dan dan noodles is definitely a must-do. Service was good and they do have an English menu if...More

Date of visit: November 2017
1  Thank RubinaGan
Reviewed November 13, 2016 via mobile

I really didn't expect much since this was reviewed on CNN. So I had to go since my husband and I were craving sichuanese food. Their dan dan noodle was my favorite!!!!!! I wish I had ordered a big bowl! The little bowl was 10...More

Date of visit: November 2016
1  Thank 984ninan
Reviewed May 23, 2016 via mobile

I love scheuan food and have it every time I visit china or a Chinese restaurant. I had read a review that chuan ban is the official and most popular scheuan restaurant in Beijing. And didn't pay heed to a review right here that cooking...More

Date of visit: May 2016
2  Thank Lakeoswegoor
Reviewed May 17, 2016

We were the only English speaking visitors that evening. Nobody on staff spoke English - we had a great time! Our young waiter tried to talk us into ordering two huge fish; they actually brought them out, but we had to just limit ourselves to...More

Date of visit: March 2016
2  Thank Tatyana F
Reviewed April 12, 2016

Really enjoyed the Sichuan at this restaurant! As westerners, we were given an English menu; however, I noticed some classic Sichuan dishes were not in that menu, or at least we couldn't find them. However, we just ordered them by name: La Zi Ji (chicken...More

Date of visit: April 2016
1  Thank travelerinva801
Reviewed August 16, 2015

This restaurant is worth every ounce of aggravation to find it. Not at all easy to find, but you will be happy you got here. I was not sure I was in the right place at first, but it became clear that this is it....More

Date of visit: August 2015
1  Thank Randall B
Reviewed July 28, 2015

some 10 yrs ago, this little restaurant has been a favorite for local spicy food lovers. traditional seasoning, authentic sichuan flavor, and quite cheap. but now it's gradually losing popularity. the dishes are no longer as tasty as they were. not sure why. guess that...More

Date of visit: August 2014
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