Chinese Chicken Salad Cheesecake Factory Recipe


The Chinese Chicken Salad is a refreshing and flavorful dish that combines the vibrant flavors of Asian cuisine with the crunch of fresh vegetables. This recipe is inspired by the famous Chinese Chicken Salad from the Cheesecake Factory. It is a perfect choice for a light lunch or dinner option.

Prep Time: 20 minutes
Cook Time: 10 minutes


  • 2 boneless, skinless chicken breasts
  • 4 cups mixed salad greens
  • 1 cup shredded cabbage
  • 1 cup shredded carrots
  • 1 cup sliced cucumber
  • 1/2 cup chopped cilantro
  • 1/4 cup sliced green onions
  • 1/4 cup chopped peanuts
  • 1/4 cup crispy wonton strips
  • 1/4 cup sesame seeds
  • 1/4 cup mandarin orange segments


  1. Preheat the grill or stovetop grill pan over medium-high heat.
  2. Season the chicken breasts with salt and pepper.
  3. Grill the chicken for about 4-5 minutes per side, or until cooked through.
  4. Remove the chicken from the grill and let it rest for a few minutes.
  5. Slice the chicken into thin strips.
  6. In a large bowl, combine the salad greens, cabbage, carrots, cucumber, cilantro, and green onions.
  7. Add the sliced chicken to the bowl and toss everything together.
  8. In a small bowl, whisk together the dressing ingredients.
  9. Pour the dressing over the salad and toss to coat.
  10. Garnish the salad with chopped peanuts, crispy wonton strips, sesame seeds, and mandarin orange segments.
  11. Serve immediately and enjoy!