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Restaurant: Let’s go to Chengdu

Location: Outside East Gate

Cost:

The menu includes: No English and no photos

Order: Everything here is delicious and SPICY! We ordered hotpot, noodles, duck blood, and pig brain

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Restaurant: Xinjiang Restaurant 

Location: Nearby the Traditional Chinese Medicine University 

Cost: $$$ 

The menu includes: Photos

Order: Chunr, eggplant, shrimp with friends, tomato and okra, and veggies

Not recommended; There are better Xinjiang Restaurants. 


 

 

 

 

Restaurant: Vegetarian Ramen Restaurant

Location: Across the street from South Gate

Cost: $$ 

The menu includes: Poorly translated English menu, no photos

Order: Spicy ramen with thick noodles, eggplant, and rice noodles with bean sprouts

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Restaurant: 4th Floor Canteen Buffet

Location: UIBE Canteen

Cost:

The menu includes: No menu, you walk around the buffet area, pile up your plate with whatever you feel like.

Order: As of Fall 2017, 500g of food costs 15 RMB. Note: it can get crowded during rush lunch hours and the buffet isn’t always open to everyone (sometimes they hold events here and close it to students)

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Restaurant: 4th Floor Canteen Restaurant

Location: UIBE Canteen

Cost: $

The menu includes: Pictures of the food, English

Order: We ordered fried pumpkin, gongbao chicken, veggies, soup, and soda. 

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Restaurant: 香鼎坊私房菜

Location: Outside of East Gate

Cost: $$

The menu includes: Pictures of the food, English

Order: We ordered a beef and carrot dish (it tasted like beef stew), a pork intestines dish (it just tasted like pork), Bamboo shoots (it tasted like lo mein), Jiaozi

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Restaurant: In and Out (Yunnan Food)

Location: Sanlitun Bei Xiaoping Jie

Cost: $$$

The menu includes: Pictures of the food, English

Order: Rice noodle, Roasted fish, Yak, Rice wine

Comments: Go on Monday because of the promotion, the maximum discount you can get is 50%!

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Restaurant: Guangdong Restaurant

Location: Nearby Sino-Japan Friendship Hospital

Cost: $$

The menu includes: Pictures of the food, English

Order: Spicy eggplant, garlic veggies, pork ribs, pineapple cake

Comments: Average 50-70 rmb per person

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Restaurant: 香草香草

Location: Outside of West gate to the South

Order: A hot pot with mutton meat, mushrooms, bok choi, bamboo, and tomatoes.

Comments: It was delicious and the staff was very helpful and friendly.

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Restaurant: Migas

Location: Sanlitun

Order: Croquettes, tomato bread, octopus with chickpeas, almond chicken with chipotle sauce, sangria

Comments: The restaurant has a rooftop bar and serves only Spanish food.

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Restaurant: Nice Noodle Soup Ladies

Location: Out East Gate, down the good foods store lane about 5 stores past the Pasta Factory

Order: Hong shao nu rou mien (Braised beef noodle soup)

Comments: There’s also a wonton soup with a great chicken broth. You can order different broths depending on your tastes. The chicken soup broth is the standard one that they offer, so if you don’t specify you will get that.

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Restaurant: Pasta Factory

Location: New big restaurant outside West Gate nearby 24hr noodle. Old small restaurant outside East Gate down the alley.

Order: Spicy sausage and chicken pasta with 1 RMB tea add-on

Comments: Pasta, salads, and paninis are all good.

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Restaurant: 金渝川菜(药居店)

Location: Outside East Gate

Order: 金针菇, spicy/salty green beans, cold green bean things, salty steamed pork, fried rice, buns

Comments: Technically a Chongqing style food restaurant. Pretty big. Good to take visiting friends, parents, etc to experience Chinese food. Big menu with big photos.

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Restaurant: Xishun Korean Sushi

Location: Inside East Gate Food Alley

Order: Kimchi Fried Rice with Pork Belly, Shrimp Fried Rice, Kimchi Ramen, Pig
Hooves

Comments: Combines traditional Chinese food with Korean flavors. Their fried rice is absolutely delicious.

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