Panda Express Chow Mein Copycat Recipe

Panda Express Chow Mein - BEST copycat recipe ever that tastes EXACTLY like Panda Express. So good, so easy, healthier, cheaper, and takes 15 mins!!

Course Main Course
Cuisine Chinese
Keyword Panda Express Chow Mein Copycat
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 5 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes
Servings 2 people
Calories 362 kcal


  • 1 lb packaged yakisoba
  • 3-4 tablespoons oil
  • 1/2 yellow onion, sliced
  • 8 oz cabbage, sliced
  • 2 oz celery, cut into small pieces
  • 2 tablespoons soy sauce
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons oyster sauce


  1. Discard the seasoning packages of the yakisoba noodles. Loosen up the yakisoba and set aside.
  2. Heat up a wok or skillet over high heat, add the oil when it's heated. Add the onion, cabbage, and celery into the wok, stir fry and toss continously until the vegetables become soft and some of them are sligthly charred. Add in the noodles and stir a few times before adding the soy sauce and oyster sauce. Stir continuously to combine all the ingredients in the wok. Dish out and serve immediately.

Recipe Notes

You can also use Chinese chow mein or egg noodles. Follow the cooking instructions on the packaging before stir-frying.

Nutrition Facts
Panda Express Chow Mein Copycat Recipe
Amount Per Serving (2 people)
Calories 362 Calories from Fat 199
% Daily Value*
Fat 22.1g34%
Saturated Fat 2.9g18%
Cholesterol 5mg2%
Sodium 1732mg75%
Carbohydrates 36.5g12%
Fiber 5.5g23%
Sugar 8.4g9%
Protein 6.5g13%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.