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Chef Liao

6012 Phinney Ave N, Seattle, WA 98103-5512
+1 206-789-6441
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“soup” (4 reviews)
“pancakes” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.All hours
Chinese, Asian, Japanese, Thai
$$ - $$$
6012 Phinney Ave N, Seattle, WA 98103-5512
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spent the day at the zoo found it on TA. Walked down for a late lunch. I had the pad thai it was very good.

Thank 282chandlerr
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

We visited for the first time and took advantage of the lunch specials. We ordered the Almond Fried Chicken and the House Chow Mein. Included with the meals was a cup of soup, egg roll, steamed rice, tea and a fortune cookie. Believe me, the...More

Thank czken
Reviewed 28 October 2017

I like this place. This restaurant is always full of customers, so it is a bit busy. But all the menu are so tasty. I recommend Mongolian beef for sure!

Thank yunyun22
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 29 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 13 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 10 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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Delivery, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
4:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
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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