Featured Restaurant: Happy Uncle Chinese Restaurant

Located in a nondescript shopping center in Germantown, Maryland is the family owned and operated Happy Uncle Chinese Restaurant.  There are plenty of options when it comes to Chinese, but Happy Uncle has become one of Germantown’s favorites.  The Ku family has been satisfying customers since 1995 with a delicious fusion of both Hunan and Szechuan cooking styles.


Happy Uncle has a large menu that is sure to please just about anyone.  If you like your food spicy or mild, or prefer chicken over seafood they have a dish you will enjoy.  The menu also includes a number of selections for all the vegetarians out there.  At Happy Uncle the menu isn’t the only thing that is large, so are the portions.   If a smaller portion is what you want, you may order the lunch special which is served from 11 am-3pm.  You get your choice of entrée, 1 vegetable egg roll, steamed rice and soup. 

Happy Uncle Germantown, MD

Happy Uncle is a good place to spend your lunch hour.  Monday through Friday, 11:30am-1:30pm there is a lunch buffet.  Here you get your choice of 3 items with either steamed or fried rice.  Whether for lunch or dinner you cannot go wrong with Happy Uncle.

  • Recommendations: General Tso’s Chicken, Crispy Beef and Hot & Sour Soup
  • Food: 8.75/10
  • Menu Variety: 9.50/10
  • Atmosphere: Casual/Family/Takeout
  • Price: $$-Moderate-$7.01-14
  • GrubGrade: 9.00/10 (Exceptional)

Check them out:


18022 Mateny Road

Germantown, MD 20874




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