Beijing's Wangfujing Snack Street Is a Wonderland (Complete with Scorpions on a Stick)

If you travel to Beijing, you must visit Wangfujing Snack Street—here are five reasons why (including both fanciful ice cream options and scorpion on a stick). The directions for finding Wangfujing...

Royal Feast | Sichuan and Tanjia Cai in Millbrae

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 5 years ago

The latest and, for me, most thrilling installment of “Find the Sichuan Chef” . . . Chef Zhongyi Liu has returned to the Bay Area! He soft-opened Royal Feast in Millbrae at the end of November. ...

Micheln Guide China

by Chadsie 2 years ago

Here is the latest on all the cities in China: - Beijing Bib Gourmands: https://guide.michelin.com/us/en/california/article/news-and-views/michelin-guide-beijing-2020-bib-gourmand-restaurants -...

Beijing Alone for 3 days

by DanaB 4 years ago

Aloha all! I will be traveling in China with my brother, sister -in-law (she is Chinese), and niece and nephew in September. Due to our different departure points, I will have a full day at the b...

Must-try restaurants in Beijing?

by CatherineMartin88 4 years ago

My husband and I will be in Beijing for six days and want to be sure all the best local food while we're there! The first two days we will be in the Lido area (meeting a Great Wall hiking group ...

What Would Michelin Give Stars to in Beijing?

by Chadsie 4 years ago

yes another Michelin there by Adam Efimoff

Best restaurants in Beijing

by kickerconspiracy 4 years ago

Come at me with your recs! Any cuisine, any price. Going to be there for I think 3 dinners in October. What are some of the best spots?

"You Find More Peanuts as You Head Northward in China"

Jim Leff
by Jim Leff 4 years ago

Any comments on this loose rule-of-thumb observation? ========= The further north you go in China, the more peanuts you see in the cooking (in quantity and in breadth of applications) ========...

Beijing itinerary

by LauraVG 6 years ago

Hi we are going to Beijing for 5 days and have the following plan: Day 1 lunch Lei garden (dim sum), dinner at Da Dong Duck Day 2 lunch at Qing Yun Lou; dinner at Made in China Day 3 dinner at...

48 Hours in Beijing

by markadamowicz 6 years ago

Hi Friends, After 20 trips to Hong Kong and Southern China, I am finally taking a business trip to the Beijing area. Basically, I will get to my hotel around 2pm on Friday (April 22) and flying ...

Beijing, Xian, Chengdu, Shanghai, Fuchsia Dunlop and Wild China

by debbieann 9 years ago

Just back from the most amazing tour ever - organized by Wild China - with Fuchsia Dunlop picking the restaurants and ordering for ten of us. WOW. I just loved it. I can list some of the restaurant...

Overnight layover in Beijing

by katnat 6 years ago

Hello China old hands, we will be on an overnight layover in Beijing (and our first time in China). Arrive about 8 pm, leave the next morning about 8 am. Is it feasible to leave the airport and fin...

Chinese-based food/restaurant ranking website

by hiddenpalette 6 years ago

Hi, I'm looking for any good Chinese-based websites preferably also in English language that review/rates/ranks restaurants in China and also around the world. Something similar to Zagat/Yelp/Zomat...

Buns in Beijing

by TangoSierra 6 years ago

Hello folks, I just moved to Beijing and am enjoying all the food! I used to live in Hong Kong, where my daughter became a big fan of cha siu bao / char siu bao (steamed BBQ pork buns.) We have al...

Anyone in Beijing?

by jhyjhy 6 years ago

Will be heading to Beijing for a couple of days. I would like to explore some local food there, and I was wondering if anyone can give me some recommendations on type of food, ingredients I can ...

China/Hong Kong Trip in Sept. A Few Restaurant Names would be great!

by dlevco 6 years ago

Beijing, Shanghai,Xian, Chengdu, Guilin, Yangshuo and Hong Kong. Taking a "culinary tour" but not sure I can trust some suggestions of the tour company. Looking for the best street food, local nigh...

Best eats near Minzu University in Beijing? (June-August 2015 trip)

by bloodboy 6 years ago

First time in China! Will be in Beijing at the beginning of June until the second week of August studying at Minzu University. Will be staying at the dorms near East Gate. (27 Zhongguancun South Av...

Xi'an food in Beijing, Noodle Loft still open? (and other tips welcome)

by Foodie94 7 years ago

Hi Chowhounders, I live in London and will be spending a week in Beijing in early April (so next week, basically). I will be based near the Guomao metro station. I have looked through the board...