Tag Archives: Chinese

Yu’s Garden Wishes You Double Happiness on Valentine’s Day

In Chinese culture, the most important symbol for a young couple on their wedding day is the Double Happiness Character, stemming from a romantic centuries-old folk story. It is told that a young man was on his way to the … Continue reading

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At Yu’s New Beijing in Glen Ellyn, We are Celebrating Mid-Autumn Moon Festival under a Moon Struck September

As fall is descending down in the Northern Hemisphere, Mother Nature presents us with one of the most beautiful moons of the year.  True, there is only one Moon and here on Earth, we have the privilege of sharing it.  … Continue reading

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Chinese Valentine’s Day: Qixi Festival, also Known as The Night of Sevens or The Double Seventh Festival

Valentine’s Day is traditionally a western holiday, but as in the case with many other holidays there is a somewhat comparable holiday in China called the Qixi Festival or 七夕节 “The Night of Sevens,” or “The Double Seventh Festival.””  The … Continue reading

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Yu’s New Beijing Chinese Restaurant Wishes You A Happy New Year of the Goat!

On February 19, 2015, Chinese people around the world will welcome the “Year of the Goat!”  New Year is a tradition that brings family and friends together. Yu’s New Beijing Chinese Restaurant in Glen Ellyn, Illinois invites you to celebrate … Continue reading

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Fortune Cookie Origin Remains a Mystery

A carry out, delivery, or dine-in experience at a Chinese restaurant, such as Yu’s New Beijing in Glen Ellyn, would not be complete if it didn’t include some fortune cookies to crack in half and crunch on, as the secret … Continue reading

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Yu’s New Beijing in Glen Ellyn, IL Introduces You to the Qingming Jie Festival

Similar to the Christian tribute on All Souls Day, Chinese culture pays homage to departed ancestors during Qingming Jie, loosely translated as Pure Brightness Festival, or Ancestors Day. This festival has roots that go back at least 2500 years. Yu’s … Continue reading

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Celebrate Father’s Day at Yu’s Garden Chinese & Asian Restaurant in Glen Ellyn, IL

Yu’s Garden Chinese and Asian Restaurant is happy to announce a Fabulous Father’s Day Buffet available on Father’s Day: Sunday, June 16, 2013! $9.95 per person, all you can eat, wholesome Chinese and Asian cuisine, cooked fresh every day from … Continue reading

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Announcing Yu’s Garden Gluten Free Menu (Glen Ellyn, IL)

Yu’s Garden Chinese and Asian Cuisine in Glen Ellyn, IL is excited to announce its new GLUTEN FREE MENU!  Here is a sampler! We are open seven days a week, and we have dine-in facilities, and offer pick up and … Continue reading

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Yu’s Garden Chinese Restaurant Introduces You to the Chinese Knot

Dating back to prehistoric times, the ‘Chinese Knot’ is a cultural icon that has had a variety of uses and purposes.  Yu’s Garden Chinese Restaurant would like to introduce you to the colorful and intricate art of the Chinese Knot. … Continue reading

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Yu’s Garden Chinese Restaurant 2013 Valentine’s Day Weekend Sweethearts Menu

Yu’s Garden Chinese Restaurant is located at 610 Roosevelt Ave. in Glen Ellyn, IL–just west of the northwest corner of Roosevelt Ave. and Park Rd., next to Fannie Mae Chocolates. We will serve our Special Sweethearts Menu from Thursday, February … Continue reading

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