Restaurant Chu

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  • Dinner Menu
    11:30am to 9:30pm
  • Lunch Menu
    11:30am to 2:00pm

Popular Dishes

Hunan Chili Crab Corn Soup
Garlic, ginger, onion, egg
$12.00
Cherry Pork
Flour coated, savory sweet red Peking sauce, garlic, ginger
$16.00
Sun Bai Basil Chicken
Red pepper
$16.00
Ma La Prawns
Numbing Sichuan berry pepper, roasted red pepper
$18.00
Dry Sautéed Green Bean
Garlic, ginger, soy sauce
$12.00

Appetizers

Spring Rolls (4)
Chinese vegetables, vermicelli, shiitake, willow tree fungus, tamarind honey you zi
$9.00
Potstickers (6)
Ginger infused pork
$9.00
Tsai Rice Paper Rolls (4)
Greens, enoki, sweet soy tofu, lemon rice vinegar
$10.00
Steamed Spinach Mushroom Dumplings (8)
Chives, Chinese soy mustard
$11.00
Crispy Pork Wontons (10)
Ginger infused pork
$9.00
Crispy Pan Pacific Wontons (10)
Crab, surimi fish cake, scallions, cheese, tamarind honey you zi
$10.00
Shrimp Scallion Dumplings (10)
Chives, ginger, shrimp, sesame soy sauce
$13.00
Fried Calamari
Spiced flour, Sichuan garlic ginger sauce
$11.00
Chu's Ginger Lemon Ceviche (6)
(Citric "cooked") rice vinegar, cilantro, scallion, chili, snapper
$12.00
Salmon Spinach Rolls (4)
Shiitake, Sichuan garlic ginger sauce
$13.00
Minced Chicken Lettuce Cups (4)
Pine nut, water chestnut, shiitake, soy bean
$13.00
Xiao Loong Bao (8)
Pork, ginger, Chinese vinegar
$12.00
Steam Oxtail Dumplings (8)
Soy braised oxtail, anise, Sichuan pepper, chopped onions
$13.00
Ahi Tuna Tartare
Ginger, cilantro, scallion, chili, pine nuts, fried taro
$15.00
Smoked Salmon Onion Pancake
Hoisin, chili flakes, cilantro
$18.00
Chicken Salad
Sesame oil soy vinaigrette, organic greens, glazed walnuts, Fuji apple, cucumber, scallion, cilantro
$14.00
Mandarin Steak Salad
Chili soy vinaigrette, organic greens, cucumber, scallion, cilantro, Chinese red basil
$15.00
Smoked Tea Duck with Buns (half)
Hoisin, scallion. Comes with buns (4)
$19.00

Mu Shu

Mu Shu
Chinese cabbage, willow tree fungus, spinach, eggs, pancakes (4)
$13.00
Extra Pancake
$0.50

Soup

Hunan Chili Crab Corn Soup
Garlic, ginger, onion, egg
$12.00
Hot & Sour Soup
Willow tree fungus, chicken, shrimp, enoki, tofu, egg, soy bean
$10.00
Dumpling Soup
Pork and shrimp dumpling, shiitake, spinach
$10.00
Sizzling Rice Soup
Water chestnut, spinach, soy bean, shiitake, shrimp, chicken
$10.00
Chicken & Mushrooms Soup
Napa cabbage, spinach, shiitake, enoki, king oyster
$10.00
Shan Shen Soup
Shrimp, scallop, calamari, crab meat, fish, garlic, ginger, tofu, egg, soy bean
$12.00

Meats

Kirin Short Rib
Slice boneless, pepper spice, soy, garlic
$17.00
Cherry Pork
Flour coated, savory sweet red Peking sauce, garlic, ginger
$16.00
Dry Fry Chili Glaze Chicken
Flour coated, garlic, soy, honey chili glazed
$16.00
Sun Bai Basil Chicken
Red pepper
$16.00
Steak Skewers
Garlic, chili, miso
$17.00
Mongolian Beef
Onions, roasted red peppers, crispy rice noodles
$17.00
Sesame Beef
Flour coated, chili, garlic soy
$17.00
Manchurian Beef
Flour coated, garlic, soy, honey chili glazed, red pepper
$17.00
Braised Hung Shao Oxtail
Chinese do ban jiang, star anise, Sichuan peppers, ginger
$18.00
Zi Ran Onion Beef
Xinjiang cumin, garlic, ginger, roasted red peppers
$17.00
Steamed Silken Tofu with Minced Beef
Garlic, ginger, onion, mushroom, soy topped with cilantro
$17.00
Xian Jiang Lamb
Sha cha soy, curry spice infused, cilantro
$18.00
Ghan Shao Lamb
Soy, garlic, ginger, pepper spice infused, scallion
$18.00
Beijing Hoisin Pork
Sweet ten mein jiang, garlic, scallions
$16.00
Twice Cooked Pork
Sichuan chili do ban jiang, red pepper
$16.00
Sweet & Sour Pork
Flour coated, tamarind, honey you zi, garlic, ginger
$16.00
Ants Climb Trees Glass Noodles
Mung bean thread, minced pork, garlic, ginger, chili bean sauce. "Ants" refer to the tiny pieces o...
$15.00
Minced Pork Stuffed Eggplant
Spicy jalapeño black bean sauce
$16.00
Hunan Smoked Pork Belly
Soy, rock sugar, garlic, ginger, chili flakes
$16.00
Numbing Berry Pepper Chicken
Red pepper, garlic cloves, soy sauce, dry sautéed
$16.00
La Jao Red Pepper Chicken
San Dong la jao jiang pepper paste
$16.00
Sesame Chicken
Flour coated, chili, garlic, soy
$16.00
Kung Pao Chicken
Roasted peanuts, red pepper
$16.00
Tamarind Chicken
Garlic, jalapeño, red pepper
$16.00
Garlic Black Bean Chicken
$16.00
Curry Chicken
Coconut, curry spice
$16.00
Spicy Dry Fried Chicken Wings (10)
Roasted chili peppers, garlic, ginger, onions-tangy, sweet and savory
$15.00

Seafood

Ma La Prawns
Numbing Sichuan berry pepper, roasted red pepper
$18.00
Steamed Snapper
Ginger, scallion, rice wine, shiitake
$19.00
Hunan Steamed Snapper
Red pepper, rice wine, garlic, black bean
$19.00
Braised Cheng Du Snapper
Do ban chili, bell pepper, onion
$19.00
Tian La Soy Sauce Snapper
Fried, flour coated, rock sugar, ginger, garlic, minced shiitake, chili
$19.00
You Zi Pepper Prawns
Citrus, chili, garlic, onion
$18.00
Orange Spice Prawns
Garlic, ginger, three pepper
$18.00
Ching Hua Chili Prawns
Do ban chili tomato sauce, Sichuan pepper
$18.00
Sichuan Prawns
Flour coated, garlic, soy, chili glaze, red pepper
$18.00
Crab Sauce Prawns
Garlic, wine, soy bean, crab meat, egg
$18.00
Shaoxing Prawns
Garlic, wine, shiitake, sugar pea
$18.00
Steamed Garlic Scallops
Rice vermicelli, minced shiitake, chives, cilantro, fried garlic
$19.00
Sichuan Crispy Scallops
Rice flour coated, garlic, ginger, rice vinegar, pepper spice
$19.00
Canton Sugar Pea Scallops
Shiitake, garlic, wine, dry scallop sauce
$19.00
Five Ocean
Soy, rice wine, prawns, scallops, mussels, fish, calamari, mushrooms
$20.00
Black Bean & Jalapeño Green Lip Mussels
Garlic, ginger, soy sauce, wine
$14.00

Vegetables

Dry Sautéed Green Bean
Garlic, ginger, soy sauce
$12.00
Spicy Ying Zui Peas
Chick peas, basil, red chili, garlic, ginger, onion, hint of curry
$12.00
Dry Sautéed Brussel Sprouts
Garlic, ginger, soy sauce
$13.00
Spicy Garlic Eggplant
Garlic, spicy Sichuan sauce
$12.00
Spinach & Garlic
$12.00
Sugar Pea with White Crab Mushrooms
Garlic, wine
$12.00
Jing Jiang Mushroom & Broccoli
Black bean, garlic, wine, enoki, king oyster, shiitake
$12.00
Black Mushroom Bok Choy
Three river black mushroom soy
$12.00
Buddha Vegetable
Chinese vegetables, tofu, willow tree fungus, mung bean thread, mushrooms, soy, garlic
$12.00
Ma Po Tofu
Do ban jiang, Sichuan pepper
$12.00
Red Curry Tofu
Red curry, zucchini, Sichuan pepper
$12.00
Braised Tofu
Fried silken tofu, Napa cabbage, mushroom
$12.00
White Tofu
Garlic, wine, soy bean, king oyster mushroom
$12.00

Noodles and Rice

Zha Jiang Noodle
San Dong style black bean, onion, zucchini, minced beef, cucumber
$14.00
Dan Dan Sesame Noodle
Spicy do ban sesame peanut paste, soy bean, water chestnut, chicken
$14.00
Hunan Peanut Noodle (Chilled)
Spicy garlic peanut sauce, shrimp, cabbage, scallions
$14.00
Sichuan Seafood Noodle
Spicy soy shrimp, scallop, mussels, calamari, onion, zucchini
$17.00
Red Curry Prawns & Crab Noodle
Red curry prawn, crab meat sauce, bell peppers, onion, shiitake
$17.00
Vegetable Noodle Soup
Garlic, ginger, julienne vegetable
$13.00
Chicken Mushroom Noodle Soup
Garlic, scallions, spinach
$14.00
Chao Ma Noodle Soup
Spicy garlic, ginger, julienne vegetable, shrimp, scallop, mussels, calamari
$17.00
Shanghai Garlic Noodles
$11.00
Chow Mein
Chinese cabbage, onions, spinach, garlic, soy sauce
$12.00
Chow Fun Rice Noodle
Shiitake mushroom, bok choy
$12.00
Fried Rice
Egg, soy bean, green onion
$12.00
Pu Dong Spicy Rice
Curry, chili, garlic, bell pepper
$12.00
Xian Jiang Spice Rice
Cumin, 5 spice, bell pepper, garlic, ginger, onions
$12.00
Jasmine Rice
$1.75
Brown Rice
$2.25

Beverages

San Pellegrino Mineral
$6.00
Bundaberg Ginger Beer
$6.00

Desserts

Chilled Lychee Nuts
$6.00
Triple Chocolate Mousse
$7.00
Mango Panna Cotta
$7.00

Currently Unavailable

Small Plates

Spring Rolls (2)
$6.00
Unavailable
Dry Sautéed Edamame
$6.00
Unavailable
Potstickers (4)
$7.00
Unavailable
Fried Calamari
$7.00
Unavailable
Steamed Spinach Mushroom Dumpling (4)
$7.00
Unavailable
Shrimp Scallion Dumplings (5)
$8.00
Unavailable
Chicken Salad
$7.00
Unavailable
Shanghai Garlic Noodles
$7.00
Unavailable
Salmon Spinach Rolls (2)
$7.00
Unavailable
Pan Pacific Crab Wontons (5)
$7.00
Unavailable
Chu's Ginger Lemon Ceviche (3)
$7.00
Unavailable
Steak Skewers (4)
$8.00
Unavailable
Garlic Stir Fried Green Mussels
$8.00
Unavailable
Black Bean Jalapeño Green Mussels
$8.00
Unavailable
Mandarin Steak Salad
$8.00
Unavailable
Steamed Pork Xiao Loong Bao (4)
$8.00
Unavailable
Chicken Wings (5)
Fried
$8.00
Unavailable
Assorted Steamed Dumplings (6)
Pork, oxtail, spinach and mushroom
$12.00
Unavailable
Minced Chicken Lettuce Cups
$11.00
Unavailable
Smoked Salmon Onion Pancake
$15.00
Unavailable
Ahi Tuna Tartare
$15.00
Unavailable
Smoked Tea Duck (1/2) & Buns
$19.00
Unavailable

Mu Shu

Mu Shu
Chinese cabbage, willow tree fungus, spinach, eggs, pancakes (4)
$12.00
Unavailable
Extra Pancake
$0.50
Unavailable

Rice Plate

Kirin Short Rib
Slice boneless, pepper spice, soy, garlic
$12.00
Unavailable
Manchurian Beef
Flour coated, garlic, soy, honey chili glazed, red pepper
$12.00
Unavailable
Mongolian Beef
Onions, roasted red peppers, crispy rice noodles
$12.00
Unavailable
Xian Jiang Lamb
Sha cha soy, curry spices infused, cilantro
$13.00
Unavailable
Ghan Shao Lamb
Soy, garlic, ginger, pepper spice infused
$13.00
Unavailable
Twice Cooked Pork
Sichuan chili do ban jiang
$12.00
Unavailable
Sweet & Sour Pork
Tamarind, honey yóu zi, garlic, ginger
$12.00
Unavailable
Beijing Hoisin Pork
Sweet ten mien jiang, scallion
$12.00
Unavailable
Ching Hua Chili Prawns
Do ban chili tomato sauce
$13.00
Unavailable
Sichuan Prawns
Flour coated, garlic, soy, chili glazed chili
$13.00
Unavailable
You Zi Pepper Prawns
Citrus, chili, garlic, onion
$13.00
Unavailable
Crab Sauce Prawns
Garlic, wine, soy bean, crab meat, egg
$13.00
Unavailable
Dry Fried Chili Glaze Chicken
Flour coated, garlic, soy, honey chili glazed
$12.00
Unavailable
Sun Bai Basil Chicken
Red pepper
$12.00
Unavailable
Kung Pao Chicken
Roasted peanuts, red pepper
$12.00
Unavailable
Garlic Black Bean Chicken
$12.00
Unavailable
Sesame Chicken
Chili, garlic, soy
$12.00
Unavailable
Chinese Vegetables Chicken
Garlic, soy
$12.00
Unavailable
Ma Po Tofu
Do ban jiang, Sichuan pepper
$11.00
Unavailable
Red Curry Tofu
Red curry, Sichuan pepper
$11.00
Unavailable
Braised Tofu
Fried silken tofu, Napa, mushroom
$11.00
Unavailable
Vegetable Stir Fry
Garlic, wine
$11.00
Unavailable

Noodles and Rice

Zha Jiang Noodle
San Dong style black bean, onion, minced beef
$13.00
Unavailable
Jasmine Rice
$1.75
Unavailable
Brown Rice
$2.25
Unavailable
Vegetable Noodle Soup
Garlic, ginger, julienne vegetable
$12.00
Unavailable
Chicken Mushroom Noodle Soup
Garlic scallions, spinach
$13.00
Unavailable
Chao Ma Noodle Soup
Spicy garlic, ginger, julienne vegetable, shrimp, scallop, mussels, calamari
$15.00
Unavailable
Dan Dan Sesame Noodle
Spicy do ban, sesame peanut paste, soy bean, water chestnut, chicken
$13.00
Unavailable
Sichuan Seafood Noodle
Spicy soy, shrimp, scallop, mussels, calamari
$15.00
Unavailable
Hunan Peanut Noodle (Chilled)
Spicy garlic peanut sauce, shrimp, cabbage, scallions
$13.00
Unavailable
Red Curry Prawns & Crab Noodle
Red curry prawn, crab meat sauce, bell peppers, shiitake
$15.00
Unavailable
Chow Mein
Napa, garlic, soy sauce
$11.00
Unavailable
Chow Fun Rice Noodle
Shiitake mushroom, bok choy
$11.00
Unavailable
Fried Rice
Egg, soy bean, green onion
$11.00
Unavailable
Pu Dong Spicy Rice
Curry, chili, garlic, bell pepper
$11.00
Unavailable
Xian Jiang Spice Rice
Cumin, 5 Spice, bell pepper, garlic, ginger, onions
$11.00
Unavailable

Beverages

San Pellegrino Mineral
$6.00
Unavailable
Bundaberg Ginger Beer
$6.00
Unavailable

Desserts

Chilled Lychee Nuts
$6.00
Unavailable
Mango Panna Cotta
$7.00
Unavailable
Triple Chocolate Mousse
$7.00
Unavailable

About Restaurant Chu

(510) 601-8818 • 5362 College Ave, Oakland, CA 94618

Slowly revealing themselves in small waves to your palate, erupting in vibrant tastes and unique textures, Chu’s subtle mixing of bold spices, seductive flavors and superior ingredients, transforms the traditional into the exceptional. Focused on simplicity, elegance and sophistication, Chu integrates food into art and art into food with his creative and innovative plating technique.