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Chef J

Via Carlo Farini 70 | Closed Sunday Lunch, 20159 Milan, Italy
+39 02 688 9918
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good55%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
31 Aug 2017
“Best Chinese I have found in Italy ever”
9 Aug 2016
“Interesting Manchurian food, more elegant and expensive than average”
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Chinese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Via Carlo Farini 70 | Closed Sunday Lunch, 20159 Milan, Italy
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Reviewed 1 September 2017

This here is grand chef. He knows really how to present food at high level. This is an uncommon quality chinese. The spring rolls are top quality cooked perfectly, the scampi with porro and zenzero as any dish are never deceiving. The place is simply...More

Thank Omcha
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Relatively more comfortable than most in town, with a choice of dishes that's different from the most common ones here. We had a few dishes with some high and lows: grilled eggplants were extremely greasy, while hot spicy mushrooms and spinach and peanut salad were...More

Thank GianlucaMarcellino
Reviewed 27 March 2015

Good Chinese foods and service. If you go there in the afternoon, you can enjoy Italian lunch too. This restaurant menu are always delicious.

1  Thank hana872015
Reviewed 11 March 2015

Serving high quality, home made Chinese and Asian food. I especially loved the peppered shrimp. Friendly and solicitous service, great value: 4 people ate and drank for 81 euro.

2  Thank mazatleca1
Reviewed 12 January 2015

I've been there a few times already when im back in milan to visit family. I know my mum and auntie go there often, and have spread the voice amongst their friends. All of us have the same opinion: best chinese place in milan! the...More

Thank paolatamma
Reviewed 4 August 2014

Like I said, I have discovered this "Gem" if you will, as I tried all other Oriental places in Atlantic City...... I was unsatisfied with all the others. I am now on a first name basis with the people managing, wait staff, front desk....... who...More

2  Thank chapman l
Reviewed 19 May 2014

I have been at Chef J a few times and I never got disappointed. Ask the chef about the mandchu specials. I think they do not use glutamate to keep the food fresh and juicy like many chinese restaurants do. The ingredients and the spices...More

2  Thank Sev V
Reviewed 8 September 2013

Saturday evening is dedicated to Pekin-style duck, crispy skin and meat served with thin pancakes and a light duck broth. Very good, do not hesitate. To be recommended as well the Manchuria dumplings and the shrimps with ginger and leeks. Everything is fresh and tasty,...More

2  Thank JP_Marylebone
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$23
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:30 PM - 11:30 PM
6:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Carlo Farini 70 | Closed Sunday Lunch, 20159 Milan, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Milan>  > Isola
  • Neighbourhood: Isola
  • Phone Number: +39 02 688 9918
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