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Latest restaurant reviews

    • The Corner Melt The Corner Melt ‘It’s hard to f**k up a grilled cheese,’ claims Corner Melt owner Jimi Sides.
    • The Source The Source Same gorgeous courtyard, new no-meat menu
    • Pinotage (Sanlitun) Pinotage A new space, but the super South African cuisine remains mostly unchanged

Latest bars & clubs reviews

  • Ocean Grounds Ocean Grounds The coffee shop's second coming, this time with cocktails in the mix
  • Jing A Brewing Taproom Jing A Brewing Taproom Gorgeous new digs for the Beijing microbrewery’s pop-up
  • Circle Club Circle Club A Gongti club with a dancefloor and decent tunes (finally)

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