Xining offers visitors a great variety of Hui and Han food. Numerous restaurants have set up around the Da Shizi and Ximen areas, with delicious vegetable or meat Shaguo dishes. Those who want to try the local flavors will be well fed at the Shuijing Food Market, where dumplings and lamb kebabs are abundant.
For western cuisines, go to the Xin Tian Di Restaurant where terrific western food are on serve.
Xining situates at the northwest of China, with an average altitude of 2275 meters. It belongs to the continental mid-drought climate, with rich sunshine. The annual average temperature is 3.2 centigrade. Summer in Xining is cool, with the daily average temperature lower than 17 centigrade. For more information, please click this link: http://www.chinahighlights.com/xining/weather.htm