Mala Tang

Row 1

3434 Washington Blvd
Arlington, VA 22201
(703) 243-2381
$ $
Mon–Thu: 11:30 AM–10:00 PM Fri: 11:30 AM–11:00 PM Sat: Noon–11:00 PM Sun: Noon–10:00 PM

Foursquare Tips

  • Get the Zhong dumplings!
  • If it's your first time try the Hot Pot Combinations. Once you are comfortable you should order a la carte Hot Pot. But remember...they are big portions! Ask for extra MaLa with your hot pot...
  • Great place for single portions of hot pot
  • Anyone used to authentic Asian food should not eat here.
  • Fantastic place for vegetarian and meat eaters perfect hang out with friends and family. Try the enoki mushroom. The sauce bar is amazing selection and all grade of spices.
  • "Order the hot pot with mala broth and sort through the long ingredient list for a pick-your-own-(slurping)-adventure." - November 2012 Issue
  • Mapo Tofu is spicy with ground pork
  • What to get: Hot pot with pork, prawns, green-bean leaves, and wood-ear mushrooms; wood-ear mushrooms with chili oil and cilantro; pork dumplings; dan-dan noodles; scallion pancake.
  • Try the tiger beer. Cheapest and fairly good.
  • Good and authentic the 'dry' pot is damn good !
  • Hot pot is not be missed. Cumin lamb good too
  • Awesome hot pot Szechuan style restaurant in Arlington. A little bit far from Clarendon metro but well worth the short walk.
  • Very fun to cook it all yourself
  • A place for Chinese plates
  • Mung bean noodles
  • Spicy and have a lot of seasoning
  • "One of the best parts of living in this current iteration of food obsession is moving past the 'dash-American'...With Mala Tang we learn more Chinese, beyond the Chinese-American beef and broccoli."
  • Great food and fun. Parking is in the building garage.
  • Spicy Cold Noodles
  • Surf and turf hotpot..