The Lunar New Year is almost here! In Bellevue, we’re busy preparing for the fun festivities. We have wonderful restaurants, shopping, and hotels eager to celebrate the year of the tiger with you. Our amenities will help you refresh, renew, and reunite, giving you the perfect start to your New Year. Whether you’re alone, traveling to Bellevue for family, or on a holiday getaway, Bellevue is the perfect place to celebrate Lunar New Year.
Lunar New Year Dining Options
Bellevue is known for its outstanding international cuisine, and our Chinese cuisine is especially delicious. We’ve selected some of Bellevue’s most celebrated restaurants that are ready to serve you and your loved ones for this special occasion.
Baron’s offers modernized versions of classical Chinese cuisine, unlike any other in Bellevue. The luxurious décor is guaranteed to enchant, and their fine-dining approach is perfect for your most special meal of the Lunar New Year. Baron’s features a full-service bar with delicious cocktails made by world-class mixologists. If you’re dining with a larger group, no problem! Barron’s has three private dining rooms, and its 8,200 square foot dining room can accommodate up to 290 people. Book your reservations for your Lunar New Year dinner now before they fill up!
Featured as 425 Magazine’s 2021 best Chinese restaurant, Facing East is one of Bellevue’s most beloved and authentic Chinese restaurants. Their wide variety of traditional Taiwanese food is loved by locals and tourists alike. Since moving to their new location, Facing East offers pick-up-only options, which are perfect for staying in with family and friends. We highly recommend ordering the famous Taiwanese pork burger!
This world-renowned Chinese restaurant is the spot to dine on dumplings and noodles during your Lunar New Year celebrations. Din Tai Fung is excellent for larger parties; the non-fussy dining service allows you to focus on your group instead of your surroundings. The dumplings are ultra-fresh and made onsite; visitors can view the dumplings being made!
Refresh and Renew for a great New Year
Clear out last year’s old clutter and revitalize your body during your Lunar New Year getaway. Bellevue has some of the most coveted shopping districts in the Pacific Northwest and luxurious spas perfect for outfitting a new you this year.
Give your closet a refresh during your visit. The Bellevue Collection is your one-stop-shop for all things Lunar New Year. Stay the night at one of their luxurious hotels, then walk down to their incredible shopping mall for your shopping spree. The Bellevue Collection, the Seattle Chinese Culture and Arts Association, The overseas Community Affairs Council, and the Republic of China (Taiwan) have created Lunar New Year festivities you can enjoy while shopping. Through January 24-February 6, they’re giving away Lucky Lunar Cards, Red Envelopes, coloring sheets, lantern crafts, and virtual music and dance presentations.
Sooth and cleanse your body at Yuan Spa. They offer a blend of ancient Asian healing philosophies and western technologies for the most revitalizing treatments. The spa offers traditional Chinese bathing, two hydrotherapy soaking pools, and a Eucalyptus steam room. Visitors that receive treatments on February 1st will receive special gifts to bring good luck in the new year.
May all your wishes come true in Bellevue!
Bellevue offers great amenities and activities to make your Lunar New Year special this year. Whether you’re away from home or visiting family, a getaway to Bellevue is the perfect way to celebrate. If you are fortunate to be reuniting with family in Bellevue, you can still enjoy your comfort and privacy at one of our many hotels. For dining, Bellevue offers some of the best Chinese Cuisine on the West Coast. Round out your visit with a shopping spree. Our latest fashions will have your Year of the Tiger wardrobe serving up the fiercest looks. From Visit Bellevue, we wish you great health and prosperity this year and can’t wait to see you when during your stay!