Chinese cruisine in Northern Delaware
Can anyone recommend an excellent Chinese restaurant in Northern Delaware (i.e. Brandywine Hundred, Claymont areas)? I am familiar with P.F.Chang's China Bistro on Rt. 1 but that is too far. Thanks, in advance.
The absolute best, although it is about as far in atmosphere as you can possibly get from PF Chang's, is Shang Hai at 2815 Philadelphia Pike in Claymont. I have written this place up on Chowhound before: http://www.chowhound.com/topics/show/....
My Chinese friends in the area are very partial to China Royal (Marsh Rd. just north of Silverside), although I never could figure out why--unless there is a Chinese menu I don't know about, the food seems pretty run-of-the-mill to me.
There is also Bon House on Kirkwood Highway in Newark. See my post on this restaurant:
Uh-oh...I just posted a response to this on the link to the above post instead of posting it here...Meagan
Thank you, travelmad478, I will try Shang Hai at 2815 Philadelphia Pike in Claymont soon. Seems like I heard about this place a year or two ago but never could find it. I will try again.
I agree with you about China Royal (Marsh Rd. just north of Silverside). It does seem to be "run of the mill".