Happy New Year! We want to share with you one of the secrets Chinese usually keep for themselves… comedy. China-born comedian Joe Wong came to Twin Cities in November. He performed a standup talk show at the University of Minnesota. We had tickets available at both locations of Little Szechuan (sorry, if you missed the […]
An interesting review of our West End location from the local foodie writer Bryan Lambert at forkbastard.com. He writes: Last weekend, I finally got a chance to try Little Szechuan. The St. Paul location has apparently been a well-regarded institution for years, but this year they opened up a satellite location five minutes away from […]
We at Little Szechuan wish your holidays are filled with happiness and good cheer! Check out our holiday hours at Little Szechuan West End and Little Szechuan Saint Paul.
(Photo courtesy of MPR/Tim Nelson) A customer told us that on a recent radio show St Paul mayor Chris Coleman was asked by a listener if he knew of a famous Hmong restaurant on the University Avenue. Guess what was Mayor Coleman’s answer? He said, “Sorry I don’t know it, but I do know there […]
We had a facelift – a new awning was recently installed! In addition to blocking the sunlight for our dining guests, we hope it helps our customers find us easier! Anybody knows what the circular logos on the stylish awning mean? Get the clue here.
Here we are sharing a few photos from a trip to Chengdu and Chongqing in southwestern China, the hometown of Szechuan cuisine. There are many local variations of Szechuan cuisine within Sichuan province and the Chongqing municipality, which was part of Sichuan until 1997. The four regional sub-styles include Chongqing, Chengdu, Zigong, and Buddhist vegetarian […]
Local vegan foodie writer Michelle recently had a wonderful time at at our St Paul restaurant. She writes: We went to Little Szechuan, and I cannot say enough how much I love this place. Even with construction literally up to their front door, they put out super tasty high quality food. The light rail construction […]
Bob San from Asian American Press wrote a recent review on our West End location: So overall, the West End Little Szechuan hits a home run with me and my friends. Not only is the restaurant full of charm, the food is tasty and the prices are reasonable; it is also a nice place to […]
A recent review by China Insight, the only English-language American newspaper to focus exclusively on connections between US and China (click on here for the full review on Page 9): Shandong Cuisine Guangdong Cuisine Sichuan Cuisine Hunan Cuisine Jiangsu Cuisine Zhejiang Cuisine Fujian Cuisine Anhui Cuisine We begin this month by listing the eight Chinese […]
We are very glad to share with you that big progress has been made with the Central Corridor light rail construction. The south side of University Avenue has been fully open with two-way traffic, as seen from the photo above. Little Szechuan guests can turn into our free parking lot from both directions. Unless we […]