Zhaksy-flavored Restaurant, a Muslim restaurant in Lhasa, is popular with travelers, especially those from Xinjiang or other Muslim regions, for its authentically tasty dishes. Its specialty roast whole lamb is so delicious and excellent that guests need to place an order in advance because the lamb should be roasted from the morning. With its Muslim-style decoration, the restaurant is conspicuous on Beijing West Road where many Tibetan-style restaurants are scattered.
Islam Restaurant primarily serves Muslim-style food made from flour and other dishes. Its boiled mutton is popular because it is cooked with special ingredients and is served with complimentary tasty radishes. The dishes here are great and cheap and are served quickly. The restaurant's warm service and clean setting provide a nice dining atmosphere. Drinking alcohol is forbidden here.