Neighborhood Eats: P.F. Chang's China Bistro
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P.F. Chang's China Bistro - Columbia
Address: 10300 Little Patuxent Pkwy., Columbia, MD 21044
Phone: 410-730-5344
Neighborhood: Columbia
Cuisines: Chinese
Opening Hours: Open Monday through Thursday 11 AM to 10:30 PM, Friday and Saturday 11 AM to 11:30 PM, Sunday 11 AM to 10 PM.
Price Range: Moderate
Dress: Informal
Noise Level: Chatty
Reservations: Recommended
Best Dishes Spiced-chicken lettuce wraps; steamed shrimp dumplings; wok-seared ribs Chang's style or Northern style with five-spice salt; lemon-pepper shrimp with chives; Chengdu spiced lamb; stir-fried eggplant with scallions and chilis.

Oversize statues of emperors are meant to evoke 11th-century China in these spaces that would feel like museums if you turned the sound off. But the sound is never off. Classic rock and conversational din bounce off the hard surfaces and make for a loud, buzzy scene.

What to get: Spiced-chicken lettuce wraps; steamed shrimp dumplings; wok-seared ribs Chang’s style or Northern style with five-spice salt; lemon-pepper shrimp with chives; Chengdu spiced lamb with cumin and mint; stir-fried eggplant with scallions and chilis.

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