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Nan Zhou Hand Drawn Noodle House

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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CUISINES
Chinese, Asian, Soups
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
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Menu

APPETIZERS
2.95
Scallion Pancake
3.95
Fried Mini Bun (6)
1.95
Spring Roll (2)
5.95
Fried Chinese Wonton (6)
6.95
Fried Chicken Wings (6)
10.5
Cold Jellyfish with Sauce
8.25
Saliva Chicken*
5.25
Diced Cucumber in Sauce
5.25
Shredded Kelp in Sauce*
5.25
Gong Vegetable in Sauce*
VEG PLATTER
$6.95; Choice any two
Diced Cucumber Sauce
Shredded Kelp in Sauce*
Gong Vegetable Sauce*
Peanut w. Preserved Plums
Brittle Turnip*
Cold Shredded Potatoes*
Edamame
DUMPLINGS
Fried 6.95
Steamed 6.25
Pork & Chives Dumpling (8)
Fried 6.95
Steamed 6.25
Coconut Chicken Curry Dumpling* (8)
Fried 6.95
Steamed 6.25
Mushroom Chicken Dumpling (8)
Fried 6.95
Steamed 6.25
Mix Vegetable Dumpling (8)
Fried 7.95
Steamed 6.95
Satay Beef Dumpling* (8)
SOUP
5.75
House Special Meat Ball Soup
3.25
Wonton Soup
5
Meat Ball Soup
5
Fish Ball Soup
6.75
Lamb Soup
6.75
Ox Tail Soup
FRIED RICE
Egg, Onion, Bean Sprout, Scallion, Green Beans, & Carrot
9.95
House Special Fried Rice
9.5
Roast Pork Fried Rice
9.5
Chicken Fried Rice
9.5
Beef Fried Rice
9.5
Shrimp Fried Rice
8.25
Mixed Vegetables Fried Rice
NOODLE SOUP
Hand Drawn Noodle Soup or Shaved Noodle Soup. Spinach, Cilantro, Scallion & Soup Pickle. Rice Noodle or Thick Noodle (Marinated Egg or fried Egg extra $1 each)
10.25
House Special Noodle Soup
comes with beef, beef brisket, meatball and ground pork sauce
8.5
House Special Meat Ball Soup
8.95
Braised Sliced Beef Noodle Soup*
comes with white Raddish
8.5
Sliced Beef Noodle Soup
8.5
Beef Brisket Noodle Soup
8.5
Beef Tendon Noodle Soup
8.5
Beef Ball Noodle Soup
9.25
Ox Tail Noodle Soup
9.25
Lamb Noodle Soup
8.25
Beef Tripe Noodle Soup
STIR FRIED NOODLES
Hand Drawn or Shaved. Comes with cabbage, carrot, onions, scallion & bean sprout
10.95
Fresh Seafood Stir Fried Noodles
Shrimp, scallop, crab meat, & clam
10.5
Chicken Stir Fried Fresh Noodles
9.5
Mixed Vegetables Stir Fried Fresh Noodles
Celery, broccoli, cabbage, onions, radish, & bean sprout
10.95
Clam Stir Fried Fresh Noodles
10.95
Shrimp Stir Fried Fresh Noodles
9.95
Shredded Pork Stir Fried Fresh Noodles
10.5
Fresh Beef Stir Fried Noodles
10.95
Roast Pork Stir Fried Fresh Noodles
DRY NOODLES
Choice of Hand Drawn or Shaved Noodles
4.25
Noodle w. Peanut Sauce
Comes w. Green Scallion Peanut Sauce
5.95
Sesame Cold Noodles
Comes w. Lettuce & Scallion
7.95
Tomato w. Egg on Noodle*
Comes w. Lettuce & Scallion
7.95
Ma Po Tofu Noodle*
w. pork (Comes w. Lettuce & Scallion)
8.95
Spicy & Sour Chicken Noodle
Comes w. Diced Peanut Lettuce & Scallion
6.25
Szechuan Cold Noodle*
Comes w. Diced Peanut, Lettuce & Scallion
8.25
Noodle w. Pork Soy Sauce
Comes w. Lettuce & Scallion
ENTREES OVER WHITE RICE
7.25
House Special Meatball Rice
7.25
Beef Brisket Over Rice
7.5
Pork Chop Over Rice
7.5
Chicken Chop Over Rice
7.95
Ma Po Tofu Over Rice*
7.95
Tomato w. Egg Over Rice
SAUTÉED VEGETABLES
M.P.
Snow Pea Tips w. Fresh Garlic
6.75
U Toy with Oyster Sauce
7.5
Steamed Broccoli w. Oyster Sauce
8.95
Spinach w. Fresh Garlic
8.95
Sauteed Egg w. Tomato
8.95
Snow Peas w. Fresh Garlic
MP
Chinese Watercress w. Fresh Garlic
8.95
Mapo Tofu*
with pork
8.95
Stir Fried Shredded Potato*
comes with shredded carrot, green hot peppers
8.95
Bok Choy w. Fresh Garlic
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been eating here since it opened at the old location in 2003. We were chatting with the owner tonight and the little girl we watched practicing her violin is now a senior in college! Yikes! Anyway, the menu has grown over the years...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Connie M
Reviewed June 29, 2019 via mobile

Hands down, the best beef soup I have ever eaten in a restaurant. We ordered 2 bowls, one hand pulled noodles and hand shaved noodles. The hand shaved noodles was a bit thick & heavy. Still good. But, the hand pulled noodles were EXCELLENT!!! The...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank julinm29
Reviewed June 26, 2019 via mobile

Three friends tried six items and loved it all. Roast duck noodle bowl had little meat but lots of flavor. The peanut sauce stole the show! No credit cards and no booze. Reasonable prices.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank lobsterbacks
Reviewed June 23, 2019 via mobile

A no frills place, bustling with licals and tourists alike. Delicious noodle dishes and soups. Wait staff was friendly and good-natured, indulging our need for forks vs chopsticks with a smile. It's cash only (as many places in Chinatown are) but don't let that deter...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank 53heatherb
Reviewed June 8, 2019 via mobile

First, they don’t take credit cards and don’t sell alcohol. Ouch. I had the stir dry pork and hand drawn noodles. They were bland to the point of tasteless and served at room temperature. Good thing there is Sriracha sauce on the table! Service was...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Vulturecap
Reviewed June 5, 2019

Nan Zhou Hand Drawn Noodle House serves very good hand-drawn noodles in a no-frills but clean, casual atmosphere with helpful and efficient service. I had the chicken soup with the hand drawn noodles which was very tasty and well prepared. The noodles were light and...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank WellTraveled3
Reviewed April 14, 2019

Easy location, next to conference center. Noodles are hand made, with tasty beef soup! Service is efficient and Price is reasonable!

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank 344weiw
Reviewed April 5, 2019 via mobile

Heeded the advice of other reviewers and arrived before the lunch crowd. Casual, clean, spare decor. Service was efficient and thoughtful. The hand-pulled and shaved noodles were outstanding—good texture, right amount of sauce, generous amounts of pork and veggies. Tea was hot and fresh. Prices...More

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank MaryL491
Reviewed March 18, 2019 via mobile

Delicious winner here! Wish I could give a deserved 4.5 rating rather than the 4.0 rating but it’s not possible to give half ratings. (Let me point out that Nan Zhou ONLY accepts cash.) Nan Zhou is located in the Chinatown area of Philadelphia. The...More

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank TheIdealCouple
Reviewed March 14, 2019 via mobile

Food was very good. Atmosphere was very casual. It appears it can get very busy. The location is close to the convention center and reading terminal market. It is worth stopping by for a quick bite of you are in the area. This will definitely...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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