As you know during this crisis Dan and Dan have made the very difficult decision to temporarily close in-house dining at the restaurant, but we are still here for take-out, delivery, and patio dining daily!

dandan: a noodle dish with origins in Chinese Sichuan cuisine

dandan: two guys named Dan who grew up eating Chinese food and love cooking it.

Our menu is now available for take-out, delivery, and patio dining!







The Rules


Masks are required while not at your table. This includes elsewhere on the patio, inside the restaurant, and while using the restrooms. Please pull your mask up when one of our employees approaches your table.


Please do not move chairs or tables, as they have been positioned to be safely six feet apart from other diners.


Our restrooms are single service. Please social distance while waiting.


We will be adding a 20% Service Fee to every check. This will be used to pay our amazing staff; plus, the additional PPE equipment we have purchased to keep us all safe. You will have the opportunity to leave a gratuity if you would like.


Please be patient with us, as this is new for everyone.


If you have symptoms of COVID-19 (fever, cough, shortness of breath), or have been exposed to someone who has COVID-19 please keep us safe and refrain from visiting.


You assume the increased risk of COVID-19 by being in the restaurant.

Our Promise to You


Our staff will wear masks and pass daily health screenings before their shifts


We are adhering to the City of Milwaukee’s Phase three guidelines.


Our staff has received training on new enhanced health and safety measures.


We have designated staff to perform specific tasks during your visit, such as ordering, food and beverage delivery, and clearing.


Established glove usage, hand washing, and proper hand sanitizing will be enforced with all of our staff.


We have hand sanitizer stations at points of entry for your use, and can provide it tableside if needed.


Restrooms, common areas and surfaces will be cleaned diligently before and after your visit.


We assure all surfaces, menus, eating and drinking utensils have been washed and sanitized properly.

Preserve the old, but know the new
 – Chinese proverb


dandan has a Chinese soul with a Midwestern sensibility.


Flavorful, respectful, playful and seasonal, it’s an homage to the foods of our childhood.