China Magic

  • Blogs

    March 28, 2014

    Sushi Ken v. China Magic Noodle House: Chow Bella's Ultimate Battle of the Ramen

    We caused a few waves last week with the second matchup in our Ultimate Battle of the Dishes ramen bracket, during which Tempe's Republic Ramen came out ahead over new kid on the block, Umami. Eventually, Republic will be facing off against Hana Japanese Eatery, which beat out Clever Koi for a spot ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 20, 2013

    10 Chinese Restaurants Open on Christmas Day in Metro Phoenix

    Whether you burned the holiday ham or simply aren't celebrating Christmas at all, we know there are plenty of people out there looking for alternative dining options this Christmas Day. And you're in luck. Because there's a whole slew of Chinese restaurants open all over the Valley. Calling ahead fo ... More >>

  • Culture

    June 6, 2013
  • Blogs

    June 4, 2013

    5 Unique Spots for Ethnic Cuisines in Greater Phoenix

    Thanks to food television and the Internet, becoming educated on the cuisines of other countries is easier than ever. See also: - Café Ga Hyang: Fantastic Korean Food -- And It's Open Late - Old Town Sarajevo Is a Bread and Meat Lover's Dream But often, finding the restaurants that specialize in ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 30, 2012

    Ten Favorite Chinese Restaurants in Greater Phoenix

    ​ China is a nation with a multitude of culinary traditions stretching back thousands of years. In comparison, Phoenix has been around since last Tuesday and we should all be thankful that some of what's good over there can be found over. here. A word of advice: If you want to embark on a true e ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 2, 2011

    Five Kid-Friendly Metro Phoenix Restaurants

      ​ Sunday is Mother's Day, and if you're like us, you're still scrambling to find just the place to take mom for that special (and somehow especially stressful) day. But chances are, you take the kids out to eat year-round, and you encounter the pitfalls of fine dining with the under-12 ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 22, 2011

    Lunch Under $10 at China Magic Noodle House

    Each plate of noodles is hand-pulled to order.​A few doors down from Lee Lee's Market on the northeast corner of Warner and Dobson in Chandler, the China Magic Noodle House pulls and boils your noodle dishes to order for under $10. The dining room is decorated with modern furnishings and there is ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 25, 2011

    Restaurant Round-Up for 2010

    Jobot Coffee Shop Hooray for Jobot opening on Roosevelt Row in October, 2010 ​The Valley of the Sun saw a lot of activity in the restaurant world in 2010. More than 100 new restaurants opened and fewer than 50 closed their doors for good, according to our tally. Here is our Restau ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 29, 2010

    1: Braised Leeks With Mozzarella at FnB

    ​We've spent all summer making ourselves drool over Chow Bella's 100 Favorite Dishes from across the Valley -- presented in no particular order, mind you -- all in anticipation of our blockbuster Best of Phoenix issue, out tomorrow. From burgers to bourekas to banana cream pie, there's ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 24, 2010

    12: Rustica Pizza at Cibo

    ​Hungry yet? We're working up our appetites for our huge Best of Phoenix issue, out September 30, with daily servings of Chow Bella's 100 Favorite Dishes from across the Valley -- in no particular order Leave your suggestions for upcoming favorites in the comments sectio ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 27, 2010

    36: Beef Fried Noodles at China Magic Noodle House

    ​Hungry yet?We're working up our appetites for our huge Best of Phoenix issue, out September 30, with daily servings of Chow Bella's 100 Favorite Dishes from across the Valley -- in no particular orderLeave your suggestions for upcoming favorites in the comments section.Visit o ... More >>

  • Dining

    June 24, 2010
  • Blogs

    May 28, 2010

    This Week In Chow Bella

    Another week has come and gone leaving us to ponder the upcoming events that will shape our lives and, more importantly, our dinners out. But before we move on, let's have one last look at the blog posts from this week: Giant Coffee Opens Alongside Bunky Boutique Whataburger Brings Back the Honey ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 25, 2010

    New China Magic Noodle House Makes Noodles From Scratch

    ​Most delicious news I've heard in a while: There's a new Chinese spot in Chandler that makes homemade noodles. China Magic Noodle House opened a month ago in the same plaza as the Chandler location of Lee Lee Oriental Market (2015 N. Dobson Rd.).