Chengdu Taste

Row 1

828 W Valley Blvd
Alhambra, CA 91803
(626) 588-2284
$ $
Mon–Thu: 11:00 AM–3:00 PM Fri–Sun: 11:00 AM–3:00 PM

Foursquare Tips

  • Take some tums before you have dinner here. You'll thank me later.
  • The WiFi password is 6265882284.
  • Try the cold noodles w/garlic
  • Really good soups. Everything is spicy
  • Diced Rabbit With Younger Sister's Secret Recipe is already a favorite here.
  • Sampled the following for a birthday dinner: Shredded pork; toothpick beef or lamb; cold noodles; beef noodle stew; & green beans. If you're adventurous & like spicy food, this place is your jam.
  • Swing by SoCals best Sichuan restaurant for some wontons in chili oil. If by some miracle there isnt a crowd of people waiting to get in oh who am I kidding? Theres always a wait.
  • wontons chili oil
  • Boiled fish with green pepper sauce is incredibly delicious... The soup is like umami crack!
  • All of the old faves: boiled fish in green pepper sauce, toothpick lamb, diced rabbit...
  • Super authentic and super spicy
  • Named Best Traditional Sichuan in our 2015 Best of L.A. issue!
  • Wow. Super helpful in picking dishes. Great accommodation of a large group. Good cumin lamb, boiled fish, cold bean thread noodle starter, and rabbit.
  • Authentic Chinese food - like "bring your friend who speaks Chinese because you'll need them to order for you" level authentic.
  • The numb-taste dumplings are a must-order.
  • The House Special Tea Flavored Duck at Chengdu Taste takes seven whole days to make. The duck is marinated in a blend of pepper, ginger, garlic, salt, and Chinese wine.
  • No food would be good enough for such long wait.
  • Their dan dan noodle is mamahuhu. Get the cold noodles instead
  • There is so much to taste on the menu here that even half a dozen visits isn't quite enough to exhaust the menu.