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Chef Liao

6012 Phinney Ave N, Seattle, WA 98103-5512
+1 206-789-6441
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pancakes” (2 reviews)
“noodles” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 9:30 PMAll hours
Chinese, Asian, Japanese, Thai
$$ - $$$
6012 Phinney Ave N, Seattle, WA 98103-5512
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Reviewed 12 June 2017

We ordered take-out for four and had enough food for more than 2 complete meals. Mu shu pork was terrific, as was the sweet and sour pork, Mongolian beef, chicken, and rice dishes. Will definitely be coming back for more!

Thank Glenna B
Reviewed 5 February 2017

We walked here from my fiends...which is great because street parking is slim. First let me say that I have traveled in China so my bar is QUITE HIGH. There is no Chinese place I have eaten that compares to food in China...but we have...More

Thank islandgryl
Reviewed 30 September 2016

We were in Seattle vacationing and decided to try this small restaurant for dinner. The soups and spring rolls were so amazing that night we went for a second visit a few nights later. We ordered different entries, I had a spicy rice noodle/beef dish,...More

Thank 835debra
Reviewed 1 January 2016

Mu shu pork plentiful but with little flavor; veggies carelessly cut, large chunks. Accompanying pancakes were cold, brittle. Singapore noodles also little flavor, with tough pork slices, little egg, little flavor; spicing wildly uneven. Service was friendly. With dozens of other similar restaurants around, I'd...More

Thank SeattleRoger
Reviewed 14 December 2015 via mobile

I don't know what else to say. Not your regular ameri-chinese. Everything was delicious, no greasy tummy ache. Very nice staff.

Thank Jamie U
Reviewed 25 November 2015

I hesitate to review Chef Liao because they are so good that I don't want it to get overly popular! We stumbled across this one day when we were looking for some good Hot & Sour Soup. They have the friendliest staff (family owned), large...More

Thank clow_sea
Reviewed 11 November 2015 via mobile

It's in my neighborhood and a substantial number of us eat here. The food is good, the family that runs it are very nice people. So, at our house when no one feels like cooking we walk up the street and eat here since we...More

1  Thank fredSeattle_Wa
Reviewed 12 May 2015

I have been going here for years and it's still as great as day one. The food is always fresh, not greasy, served hot and fast. The dishes I've had have always been good, mostly amazing. Favorites include the Mongolian chicken/beef which is not the...More

Thank EmmaSeattle
Reviewed 26 April 2015 via mobile

We stopped in for a light meal. We tried the potstickers, hot and sour soup and Pho chicken. Was fresh and good. Also complimentary hot tea.

Thank Terri W
Reviewed 29 September 2014

We had a party of 8, which was well accommodated. The food was excellent, and quite of variety. The service was friendly and efficient and we thoroughly enjoyed our experience. I recommend the Mongolian Beef, stir -fry green beans, and mo shu pork, however, everything...More

1  Thank Patty S
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6012 Phinney Ave N, Seattle, WA 98103-5512
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle
  • Phone Number: +1 206-789-6441
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