5th February 2019



  • Ahead of Chinese New Year, Uber Eats reveals that Biang Biang Noodles with Beef is Brits favourite Chinese takeaway dish, followed by Egg Fried Rice and in third place, Spring Rolls
  • Brits consumed more than 25,000 Chinese dishes in the last year alone
  • Xi’an Impressionin London has been crowned the UK’s top Chinese restaurant for takeaways

4th February 2019 – To celebrate Chinese New Year on the 5th February 2019, Uber Eats has revealed the UK’s top 10 favourite Chinese takeaway dishes, with Xi’an style Biang Biang noodles with beef taking the top spot, followed by egg fried rice in second place and spring rolls coming in third.

Chinese cuisine has always been a takeaway classic, and it comes as no surprise that Brits consumed more than 25,000 different Chinese dishes last year alone.

Ranking of the UK’s Top Chinese Takeaway Dishes:

  1. Biang Biang Noodles with Beef
  2. Egg Fried Rice
  3. Spring Rolls
  4. Special Fried Rice
  5. Pork and Prawn Dim Sum
  6. Peppers with Black Bean Sauce
  7. Sweet and Sour Chicken
  8. Chicken in Ginger Sauce
  9. Crispy Chicken Wings
  10. Steamed Rice

With food at the heart of celebration and community, Uber Eats has also revealed the UK’s most popular Chinese restaurants for takeaways to help you bring in the New Year, with Xi’an Impression in London coming in as number one in the UK.

Henry Harding, Head of Marketing for Uber Eats UK & Ireland said: “We want to wish all our customers celebrating Chinese New Year a wonderful year ahead full of happiness and prosperity. The pig, this year’s zodiac sign, also represents friendship so what better way to celebrate than with those you love and a delicious Chinese takeaway?”

The Top Chinese Takeaway Dish and Chinese Restaurant in each major city:

Birmingham: Stir Fry Vegetables

Restaurant: Chop & Wok


Leeds: Combo Noodle Box

Restaurant: McNoodleKing


Glasgow: Salt and Chilli Shredded Chicken Chow Mein

Restaurant: Zensation


Sheffield: Satay Box (Hokkien Mee)

Restaurant: Fresh Choice Noodle Bar


Manchester: Egg Fried Rice

Restaurant: Buddha Express


Cardiff: Chow Mein Noodles

Restaurant: Wok To Box


Leicester: Dumplings

Restaurant: Wok In Wok Out


Nottingham: Tea Smoked Chicken

Restaurant: Rising Sun


Hull: Veggie Spring Rolls

Restaurant: Wok & Go


North East: Sweet and Sour Ginger Chicken Noodles

Restaurant: Canaca


Brighton and Sussex: Beef Chow Mein

Restaurant: Jade Garden


Oxford: Satay Chicken on Skewers

Restaurant: The First Floor Restaurant & Bar


Merseyside West: Egg Noodles

Restaurant: Wok to Walk


South Coast: Sweet and Sour Chicken Balls

Restaurant: Tiger Lilly


South West: Ramen Noodles

Restaurant: Wok Boxstix


Statistics were obtained using Uber Eats internal data, tracking orders from 1st January 2018 to 1st February 2019.


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