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A City Within A City: Beijing’s Forbidden City

A 164-foot wide mote and 33-foot high wall with a perimeter of roughly 2.25 miles encases The Forbidden City in the center of  Beijing.  It features about 800 buildings and almost 10,000 rooms, over a 7-million square feet area, and … Continue reading

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The 16th Chicago Chinatown Annual Dragon Boat Race for Literacy Takes Place on June 25, 2016

Ping Tom Memorial Park in Chicago’s Chinatown will fill with excitement on Saturday, June 25, 2016, when multitudes will gather to witness the 16th Chicago Chinatown Annual Dragon Boat for Literacy on the Chicago River. Following an ancient tradition dating … Continue reading

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Happy Mother’s Day from Yu’s New Beijing Chinese Restaurant in Glen Ellyn, Illinois

Just as in the United States and many other countries, Mother’s Day in China is typically celebrated on the 2nd Sunday in May–this year, being on Sunday, May 8th. Traditionally, however, the second day of the fourth month of the … Continue reading

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Happy New Year from China’s Miao Ethnic Group

The Miao ethnic minority in China celebrates their new year in the 10th lunar month, typically after the rice harvest. This year, the celebration is on November 12, 2015. The Miao are a collective group of about 5-million made up … Continue reading

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Yu’s New Beijing Chinese Restaurant in Glen Ellyn, IL Celebrates Arbor Day 2015

Yu’s New Beijing in Glen Ellyn, IL is honored to serve the community with wholesome Chinese food, cooked fresh for you every day. We also like sharing cultural and community news that helps to bring us together. On April 24, … Continue reading

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Happy Spring from Yu’s New Beijing in Glen Ellyn, Illinois – Enjoy This Blooming Dogwood Drawing

With the harsh winter we have been experiencing, it is sometimes hard to imagine that spring is just around the corner. At Yu’ New Beijing Chinese Restaurant in Glen Ellyn, IL, we hope this blooming dogwood drawing will help you … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day Sweethearts Special from Yu’s New Beijing in Glen Ellyn, IL

Yu’s New Beijing Chinese Restaurant in Glen Ellyn, IL is happy to introduce the 2015 Valentine’s Day Weekend Sweethearts Special.  Make your reservations:  630.469.1535 for Friday 2/13, Saturday 2/14, or Sunday 2/15!

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Yu’s New Beijing in Glen Ellyn, IL is Serving a Special Chinese New Year Dish on January 31, and February 1 and 2, 2014!

Food in China carries much symbolism.  Especially for the New Year, certain dishes are served for specific purposes.  Chicken, for example, represents families coming together. During Chinese New Year, families travel for the sole purpose of spending time together and … Continue reading

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Yu’s New Beijing Chinese Restaurant in Glen Ellyn Invites You to Experience Chinese Culture in the Chicago Area

The hustle and bustle of the holidays sometimes ends abruptly after the Christmas presents are opened.  All of a sudden, we realize that we are on winter break and that the kids are home…with NOTHING to do!  Why not take … 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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