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Mala Sichuan is owned and operated by the husband and wife team, Cori Xiong and Chen Heng. Since opening their restaurant, both Cori and Chen Heng have made it their goal to share traditional Sichuanese food and culture with their new hometown, Houston.

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The bad news: another Montrose eatery is closing. The good news: as with La Casa Del Caballo, it's being replaced by another restaurant.Dua (1201 Westheimer) originally made a name for itself as M...Read More
Openings & Closings: Good-bye Dua; Hello Mala Sichuan!
There's a ray of sunshine through the clouds in this case. A collective cheer from the foodie community went up when Culturemap reported mere hours later that El Real's new neighbor is going t...Read More
Yes, the New Mala Sichuan Is Open
My friend Sammy murmured something across the table today at lunch about Mala Sichuan’s new Montrose location being a testament to the power of restaurant reviews, and we both stopped to conside...Read More
Houston’s Hottest Chinese Restaurant Makes a Major Downtown Move
You think you can handle it. You think you’re hardcore. But you don’t really know spicy until you’ve had Sichuan cuisine. Downtown’s about to get a big dose of the eye-watering...Read More
Upcoming Downtown Food Hall Confirms First Restaurant Operator
One of three upcoming downtown food halls has announced its first chef-based concept.Finn Hall confirmed that the team behind Mala Sichuan Bistro will join the project in the JPMorgan Chase Tower at 7...Read More