Costa Rica News – Chinese cuisine is a bit different in each country, as it gets mixed with local flavors. Chinese food in Costa Rica and in the US taste very different, for example. When the Chinese migrated to Costa Rica they tried to replicate their dishes from home with locally found ingredients. Later they brought over some of their vegetables and seasonings.
Five Chinese restaurants in San Jose really stand out for their cuisine.
Wong’s, in Cuesta de Moras, is known for its dim sum. It popularized this dish that thousands of Costa Ricans now crave.
Canton, Escazú, offers something not common in Chinese restaurants, fast food. It serves quick delicious meals in cardboard boxes. It also offers American style Chinese food like General Tso’s Chicken with sweet