Updated: Apr 7, 2019
Most Europeans associate typical symbolic dishes such as Dim Sum, Fried Egg Noodles and Roast Pork with Chinese food but there is so much more out there besides just these few famous dishes in any Chinese restaurant. China has 56 ethnic groups and each group has their own dialect and cuisine. The most popular types of Chinese cuisine found in today's European Chinese restaurants are Cantonese and Shanghainese. In Brighton, we also have very spicy food from Hunan province and "dumplings" from the Northern provinces. At Cafe Asia, we will be presenting many different types Chinese food and bring you on a gastronomic tour of China.