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    The 25 BEST Chinese Beef Recipes

    Beef is such a versatile ingredient, and we especially love it in Chinese food.

    That’s why we’ve compiled this list of great Chinese Beef Recipes for you to cook in your own kitchen.

    This collection includes all of your favorite stir frys, soups, noodle dishes, and so much more!

    No matter which variety of Chinese flavors you crave, you’ll find it here. There will be no need for takeout once you know how to cook these dishes.

    Go through all of these amazing Chinese beef recipes. We hope you love them as much as we do!

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    Chinese Beef Recipes:

    1.  Mongolian Beef

    Mongolian Beef – Melt in your mouth tender strips of beef stir fried in a silky velvety sauce. You can whip this up in less time than a trip to the takeout place!

    Try the crock pot or instant pot methods.

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    2. Beijing Beef

    Beijing Beef is based on the hugely popular Panda Express dish. Made with crispy beef strips and fresh veggies, it’s stir fried in a tangy and sweet sticky sauce.

    It’s one of our favorite Chinese Beef Recipes!

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    3. Beef and Broccoli 

    Beef and Broccoli is the easiest and tastiest stir fry ever! The tender beef strips and fresh broccoli are tossed together in the ultimate stir-fry sauce.

    This Chinese beef dish is better than any take out.

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    4. Hunan Beef

    Skip the takeout and make yourself this healthier version of the Hunan Beef! The incredibly delicious dish is made with tender flank steak, fresh veggies, and tangy Hunan sauce.

    It’s one of our go-to Chinese beef recipes.

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    5. Sweet and Sour Meatballs

    Sweet and Sour Meatballs are glazed with a perfect sweet and sour sauce. Add plenty of colorful, crunchy veggies and yummy pineapple for a delicious dinner!

    Add rice and store bought egg rolls for a super easy dinner.

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    6. Mongolian Ground Beef

    Mongolian Ground Beef is a delicious and quick 20 minute stir fry. Bursting with sweet and savory flavors, it’s a wonderful dish.

    Perfect for those busy nights when you’re short on time!

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    7. Szechuan Beef

    Szechuan Beef tastes like you’re eating in some fancy restaurant. This flavorful stir fry is made with chilis, garlic, ginger, and most important, Szechuan peppercorns.

    With a hint of sweetness, the tender beef is simply mouth-wateringly delicious.

    Get the Recipe @ carlsbadcravings

    8. Teriyaki Beef Stir Fry

    Teriyaki Beef Stir Fry is the most delectable stir fry with homemade teriyaki sauce. Made with plenty of fresh veggies, this is a super healthy and quick dish to make.

    You can enjoy this stir fry with rice or noodles.

    Get the Recipe @ wellplated

    9. Pepper Steak Stir Fry

    Pepper Steak Stir Fry, made with thinly sliced steak and green bell peppers, is bursting with flavor. The savory sauce makes this dish incredible when served with plain rice.

    This will definitely satisfy your takeout cravings!

    Get the Recipe @ dinneratthezoo

    10. Beef Stir Fry

    This dazzling dish, Beef Stir Fry, is made with fresh, healthy, and colorful veggies. Add tender beef strips to the veggies and toss with a homemade tangy stir fry sauce. So good!

    Another stir fry to make your life easier and healthy!

    Get the Recipe @ oursaltykitchen

    11. Beef Lo Mein

    Asian dishes are a breeze to make, and Beef Lo Mein is no exception. This succulent Chinese-style egg noodle recipe is loaded with excellent flavors. And it takes just 30 minutes!

    A yummy dish when you’re craving Asian food.

    Get the Recipe @ jocooks

    12. Kung Pao Beef 

    This Kung Pao Beef recipe is much better than your local Chinese restaurant. Bursting with spicy, sweet, savory and sour flavors, this dish is ready in a mere 20 minutes!

    Great for nights when you’re craving some yummy Asian flavors!

    Get the Recipe @ diethood

    13. Orange Beef

    Orange Beef is a gourmet-style dish filled with sweet and savory flavors. Orange juice, orange marmalade, soy sauce, hoisin, garlic and spices make up the tangy sauce.

    Serve this dish with white rice and your favorite stir fried veggies for a fabulous dinner!

    Get the Recipe @ carlsbadcravings

    14. Beef Fried Rice

    Beef Fried Rice is packed with a tender beef steak, white rice, carrots, broccoli, eggs, and sauces. It’s a hearty and super satisfying meal that’s ready in less than half an hour.

    Nothing is easier that a one pan meal!

    Get the Recipe @ chefsavvy

    15. Grilled Asian Garlic Steak Skewers

    The ultimate summer cookout recipe, Grilled Asian Garlic Steak Skewers, is all about the delicious marinade. Simply grill the marinated steak cubes to juicy perfection and enjoy!

    A perfect meal with your favorite grilled veggies and salad.

    Get the Recipe @ therecipecritic

    16. Chinese Beef Stew

    Chinese Beef Stew is easy to make and a hearty, delicious comfort food. This wonderful stew uses onions, carrots and potatoes, but would taste great with other veggies.

    This dish is best cooked in a Dutch oven type pot with a tight fitting lid.

    Get the Recipe @ redhousespice

    17. Shui Zhu Beef (Sichuan Boiled Beef)

    Shui Zhu Beef, using the Sichuan boiling water cooking method, makes this dish unique. The spicy flavors of Sichuan peppercorn, tender beef slices, veggies, and flavorful broth are delicious!

    It’s a seriously restaurant-worthy dish.

    Get the Recipe @ chinasichuanfood

    18. Chinese Red-braised Spare Ribs

    There is nothing like these bite-size Chinese Red Braised Spare Ribs. Sweet, tangy and sticky, these ribs will be party ready in 1 hour start to finish.

    A great appetizer as well as a main dish.

    Get the Recipe @ marionskitchen

    19. Beef Chow Fun

    Beef Chow Fun, an authentic Cantonese recipe, is easy, delicious, and kid friendly too! It’s a scrumptious beef and noodle stir fry that you can whip up super fast.

    You will love this popular Cantonese style dish.

    Get the Recipe @ dinnerthendessert

    20. Taiwanese Beef Noodle soup

    If you’re looking for a flavorful, tasty, and comforting soup, then look no further!

    Taiwanese Beef Noodle Soup is jam-packed with noodles, juicy beef, and a super flavorful broth. Plus it’s surprisingly easy to make!

    Choose your cooking method and follow the recipe to make this fabulous soup.

    Get the Recipe @ poshjournal

    21. Chinese Hot Pot

    This iconic Chinese Hot Pot will be a huge hit when you’re planning a party!

    The hot soup is served with raw ingredients that are cooked at the table and then flavored with your favorite dipping sauce. Everyone gets to choose their favorite foods to add.

    This is a fun social event, perfect for a family get together.

    Get the Recipe @ thewoksoflife

    22. Chinese Style Beef Curry

    Though not native to China, Indian curry is very popular there. Chinese Style Beef Curry is a tasty curry dish that is ready in half an hour.

    Serve this warm, comforting dish with hot rice.

    Get the Recipe @ chinasichuanfood

    23. Stir-Fried Beef in Oyster Sauce

    Get your chopsticks ready for this Stir Fried Beef in Oyster Sauce. It’s quick to make and loaded with beef and veggies tossed in homemade oyster sauce.

    It’s paleo, gluten-free, and whole 30, so it’s a win-win recipe.

    Get the Recipe @ iheartumami

    24. Sha Cha Beef 

    Sha Cha Beef is a fabulous stir fry that is made with tender strips of beef and homemade Sha cha sauce. The traditional sauce is made with chilies, fish, shrimp paste, garlic and shallots.

    The bold flavors of this dish are amazing!

    Get the Recipe @ kitchendivas

    25. Chinese Beef Salad

    Let’s wrap up this list of Chinese beef recipes with a no-cook recipe, Chinese Beef Salad! It’s a super easy salad, delicious and is ready in 10 minutes.

    Serve this as an appetizer or with rice to make a hearty bowl. Enjoy…

    Get the Recipe @ omnivorescookbook

    So there you go, twenty five great Chinese beef recipes. The only question now is, which to try first?

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    25 BEST Chinese Beef Recipes

    This collection of Chinese Beef Recipes includes all of your favorite stir frys, soups, noodle dishes, skewers and so much more!


    • 2 tbsp oil
    • 1.5 lbs ground beef
    • 6-7 garlic cloves, finely chopped
    • 2 tbsp ginger, finely chopped
    • 6 tbsp soy sauce
    • 1/4 cup brown sugar
    • 1/2 cup chicken stock
    • 1 tbsp corn starch
    • 2 tbsp sambal oelek
    • 1/4 tsp black pepper


    1. Heat the oil in a skillet or wok over high heat. Add the ground beef and cook, breaking up with a spoon. Add ginger and garlic and cook until beef is browned and no more liquid remains in the pan.
    2. Combine soy sauce, brown sugar, chicken stock, corn starch sambal and pepper in a bowl. Add to the meat and combine well. Simmer a couple of minutes, until sauce thickens.
    3. Garnish with diced green onions and sesame seeds. Serve over hot rice or Asian noodles.

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