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Mala Sichuan Bistro

) #144 of 7,285 Restaurants in Houston €€ - €€€ Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
9348 Bellaire Blvd, Houston, TX 77036
+1 713-995-1889
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good36%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“tilapia” (8 reviews)
“dumplings” (13 reviews)
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11:00 - 22:00All hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
9348 Bellaire Blvd, Houston, TX 77036
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came here again for our dinner, and after a short wait we got a table. The menu gives plenty of options, from seafood to duck. Although for some dishes it is not easy to imagine what will be served. It pays to look around...More

Thank Michiel T
Reviewed 24 May 2017

The food here is really tasty and packs a punch. I went for the Spicy Dan Dan Noodles, and the Spicy Chicken and the dumplings which were all very flavorsome and delicious.

Thank Timadams84
Reviewed 21 May 2017

We had the Kung Pao Chicken and Sautéed Lamb with Veggies and it was all cooked to perfection. Best Chinese food we've ever eaten by a landslide. Staff was quick and attentive. We will be going back.

Thank scott s
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

The best Chinese food! Tried the eggplant dish, dumplings, shrimp fried rice, crispy chicken & crispy beef! All were amazing!!

Thank Amanda T
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Wow what a great fund! The wonton in broth was the best ever and the portion was quite large. Spicy chicken stick was a little too spicy. The stir fried lamb and veggies is delicious and the lamb was tender and mild. Mongolian beef is...More

Thank TAMAN1951
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

The food is very good. Do not be intimidated by the spiciness. One pepper spiciness just has a hint of the sweet spice flavor but hardly any heat. There are also lots of menu items that are not spicy. The service was excellent. It is...More

1  Thank Michael Y
Reviewed 1 May 2017

There are many restaurants in the Chinatown district of Houston. Many. Among the many restaurants in this area, Mala Sichuan Bistro is probably the best and most authentic. We were greeted in a friendly manner and quickly seated. We ordered the Kung Pao Chicken and...More

Thank NYCuisineSnob
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Sichuan cuisine at its best! The authenticity make this restaurant stand out from the other Chinese restaurants. Hot and spicy!

Thank Khiem N
Reviewed 16 March 2017

We saw that this restaurant was one of two finalists for the Best Chef Southwest category for the prestigious James Beard Foundation Awards (and we love the other nominee), so we checked it out. The quality of the food and the flair of the chef...More

Thank Alan B
Reviewed 1 March 2017

The spicy and aromatic chicken is just so yummy but a bit too spicy for my palette. The peppercorns really numb your mouth........they can adjust the spicy level, you just need to let them know when you call for the order. The tilapia steam fish...More

Thank wljo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9348 Bellaire Blvd, Houston, TX 77036
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 713-995-1889
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