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Summer in Beijing

Latest restaurant reviews

    • Brasserie 1893 Brasserie 1893 Waldorf Astoria Beijing's flagship restaurant is both creative and glamorous
    • The Pho Laboratory The Pho Laboratory The beef pho stands out at this Vietnamese spot
    • Gelato Stick Gelato Stick Munch on these cute treats to stay cool this summer

Latest bars & clubs reviews

  • 5F 5F The new club at The Place is a good time, but fails to stand apart
  • Trouble Bar Trouble Bar A second attempt nearly perfects the takeaway beer, spices and custom bike concept
  • The Garage Bar and Grill The Garage Bar and Grill A trip to Shunyi is worth the trek for quality drinks and good bar bites

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The best of Beijing

Food Awards winners