Wichita's 5 favorite spots to find budget-friendly Chinese eats

Wichita's 5 favorite spots to find budget-friendly Chinese eats
Cafe Asia. | Photo: Zahra A./Yelp
By Hoodline - Published on October 03, 2019.

Craving Chinese food?

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the best affordable Chinese restaurants around Wichita, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of where to meet your needs.

1. Cafe Asia

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Topping the list is Cafe Asia, located at 6546 E. Central Ave. The Chinese, Malaysian and Asian fusion spot is the highest-rated cheap Chinese restaurant in Wichita, boasting 4.5 stars out of 64 reviews on Yelp. 

Starting with appetizers, such as crab rangoon or chicken dumpling, this eatery serves authentic Asian cuisine. Also try the Kung Pao, with chicken, beef or shrimp.

2. Pho Chopstix

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Next up is Pho Chopstix, situated at 2233 N. Ridge Road, Suite 103. With four stars out of 69 reviews on Yelp, the Vietnamese, Chinese and Korean spot has proven to be a local favorite for those looking for a low-priced option. 

Among the menu listings, look for the House Special Pho, consisting of eye of round steak, brisket, tendon and meatball. Also try the grilled pork chop, with shredded pork and egg.

3. Dragon City Chinese Restaurant

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Indian Hills's Dragon City Chinese Restaurant, located at 3008 W. Central Ave., is another top choice. Yelpers give the inexpensive Chinese spot four stars out of 58 reviews. 

The restaurant serves authentic Chinese dishes, such as Mongolian beef and Moo Shu pork. Also look for the Chef's specials, including General Tso's chicken and beef with scallops. (See the full menu here.)

4. Red 8 Chinese

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Red 8 Chinese, a Chinese and Asian fusion spot that offers gelato and more, is another low-priced go-to, with four stars out of 46 Yelp reviews. Head over to 303 S. Greenwich Road to see for yourself.

From Singapore Chicken Noodles to Cashew and Shrimp Delight, look for a variety of items on the menu. Also try one of the signature dishes, such as FUSA Honey Crispy Walnut Shrimp. (Check here for the full menu.)

5. Ming's Cantonese Restaurant

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Last but not least, there's Ming's Cantonese Restaurant, a Stanley-Aley favorite with four stars out of 33 reviews. Stop by 1625 S. Seneca St. to hit up the Chinese spot the next time you're looking to satisfy your cravings on a budget. 

Choose from fried shrimp or a pork egg roll as an appetizer to Mongolian beef and pork chow mein on the traditional Chinese menu. Family dinners and a kid's menu are also offered.

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