Monthly Archives: September 2016

De Fa Chang dumplings


We went to a famous dumpling house, De Fa Chang Dumplings, that is located by Muslim Street. They changed up a few dumplings from our last visit. But still a great time.

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Muslim Street


We strolled down Muslim Street in XIan to get a view on the many ways to cook lamb.

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Five Zen5es


The Five Zen5es has a dim sum buffet which is pretty decent value. The Shangri-la dim sum buffet is probably a bit better, but this one is still good.

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Loulan ancient and beautiful


We walked around the corner to get some bbq meats at a restaurant translated as Loulan ancient and beautiful. The lamb is quite hearty.

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Westin Xian


We grabbed a drink after dinner at the lounge. Its a relaxing place for drinks.

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Waldorf Sunday Brunch


The Sunday Brunch at the Waldorf is probably one of the best brunches in Shanghai. It is notably good if you enjoy oysters. There is a usually a nice selection. We had a bit of slow service on the holiday … Continue reading

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Chalisi


I didn’t have high expectations with Chalisi, a Hong Kong style restaurant. The service was a bit bad, but the food turned out to be above my expectations.

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