Zhengzhou Restaurants

Four Seasons Tongda Eco Park Restaurant

The restaurant was decorated as an eco-park with plants, rockery, water and animals. Because the restaurant is really too wide, the servers serve the tale by wearing skating shoes. It is said that the ingredients are organic vegetables produced by the restaurant. Customers can have a walk after their dinners. Organic vegetables (有机蔬菜) and Steamed fish head with diced hot red peppers (剁椒鱼头) are the most popular two dishes.

  • Chinese name: 四季同达生态园 Siji Tongda Shengtai Yuan /see-jee tong-daa shnng-teye ywen/ Average price per person: 61 yuan
  • Address: Middle Section of Tianhe Road, Huiji District (惠济区天河路中段)
  • Tel: 0371-6358 7666, 6365 8888

Zhengzhou Roast Duck Restaurant

It is an old restaurant in Zhengzhou, being very popular. Roast duck is the signature dish with crispy skin and tender meat. Yifu noodles (伊府面) cooked with sleever-fish, trepan, mushroom and fresh vegetable is also highly recommended.

  • Chinese name: 郑州烤鸭总店 Zhengzhou Kaoya Zongdian /jnng-joh kaoww-yah dsong-dyen/
  • Average price per person: 41 yuan
  • Opening hours: 11am–10pm
  • Address: 10 Renmin Road, Erqi District (二七区人民路10号)
  • Tel: 0371-6626 2796

Hua Yü Chuan

It should be the best Chuan style restaurant in Zhengzhou, serving improved Chun cuisine which is not as spicy as that in Sichuan Province. The restaurant is decorated as a western restaurant. It is so popular in Zhengzhou that customers need to order in advance in case of getting no seats. Taian fish (太安鱼) is the signature dish, and Maoxue Wang (毛血旺, a famous Chuan dish with the main ingredient is duck blood), noodles cooked with shredded chicken (鸡丝养面) and stewed tofu with minced pork in pepper sauce (or Mapo tofu, 麻婆豆腐) are several top dishes there.

  • Chinese name: 华豫川 Hua Yü Chuna /hwah yoo chwan/
  • Average price per person: 59 yuan
  • Address: Floor 2, Agricultural Reclamation Mansion, 59 Erqi Road, Erqi District (二七区二七路59号农垦大厦2楼)
  • Tel: 0371-6622 2356

West Lakes Spring

It should be the best Zhejiang style restaurant, serving exquisite and delicious Hangzhou style dishes (Hangzhou is a city in Zhejiang Province). The dining environment is good and the services there are in high quality. West Lake fish in vinegar gravy (西湖醋鱼) tastes sweet and sour, and the fish meat is tender. Dongpo meat (东坡肉), Longjing shrimp meat (龙井虾仁) and fried rice cake with crab (蟹炒年糕) are several top dishes there.

  • Chinese name: 西湖春天 Xihu Chuntian /sshee-hu chnn-tyen/
  • Average price per person: 108 yuan
  • Address: Floor 1, Holiday Inn Express Zhengzhou, 115 Jinshui Road, Jinshui District (金水区金水路115号洲际集团中州快捷假日酒店1楼)
  • Tel: 0371-6585 8001, 6585 8002

Haidi Lao

It is the most popular hot pot restaurant in Zhengzhou, with circumspective and high-quality services. Xia Hua (虾滑, minced shrimp meat), Chaozhou-style beef ball (牛肉丸), tender mutton (嫩羊肉) and tofu pudding (豆腐花) are the most popular food there.

  • Chinese name: 海底捞 Haidi Lao /heye-dee laoww/
  • Average price per person: 60 yuan
  • Opening hours: 24 hours
  • Address: 194 Xida Street, Erqi District (二七区西大街194号)
  • Tel: 0371-6932 3013, 6625 2331


Haidi Lao has several branch restaurants in Zhengzhou.

Haidi Lao (Jingsan Road Branch)

  • Address: 15 Jingsan Road, Jishui District (金水区经三路15号)
  • Tel: 0371-6558 5120, 6558 5121
  • Average price per person: 61yuan

Haidi Lao (Huaihe Road Branch)

  • Address: 49 Huaihe Road, Erqi District (二七区淮河路49号)
  • Tel: 0371-6887 8112, 6887 8113
  • Average price per person: 55 yuan

Haidi Lao (Tianwang branch)

  • Address: Floor 4, Tianwang Square, Dongfeng Road, Jinshui District (金水区东风路38号天王广场4楼)
  • Tel: 0371-6373 5511, 6373 6611
  • Average price per person: 60 yuan

Yuexiu Restaurant

It is a representative business restaurant in Zhengzhou, serving Cantonese dishes. Dishes there are exquisite with bright color, tasty taste and fragrance. With high-quality services, elegant decoration and fair-sounding piano music, it is a good restaurant for business banquets.

  • Chinese name: 越秀酒家 Yuexiu Jiujia /youair-sshyo jyo-jyah/
  • Average price per person: 174 yuan
  • Address: East Section of Jinshui Road, Jinshui District (金水区金水路东段)
  • Tel: 0371-6592 7999

Golden Hans

It is a self-service barbecue restaurant. The dinning environment and service there is okay. Due to the affordable price, it is popular in Zhengzhou. Mizhi Meirou (蜜汁梅肉, meat having been marinated), chicken wings are most popular food there. Dark beer, salad, roast fish and roast bacon is also worthy to relish.

  • Chinese name: 金汉斯 Jin Han Si /jin han see/
  • Average price per person: 38 yuan
  • Opening hours: 10am–20:30pm
  • Address: Nongye Road, Jinshui District (金水区农业路)
  • Tel: 0371-6574 6555

Pizza Hut

It is famous multiple pizza shop. Pizza, chicken wings and Xueyu cake (雪域蛋糕) are top three food there.  All kinds of braised rice (焗饭), platters (拼盘), deserts and soup are very popular.

  • Chinese name: 必胜客 Bi Sheng Ke /bee shnng ker/
  • Average price per person: 60 yuan
  • Address: Floor 1, Jingbo Dacheng, 1 Erqi Road, Erqi District (二七区二七路1号金博大城1楼)
  • Tel: 0371-6626 6657

Farmers Da Pan Ji

It is said that the small restaurant is supper popular. Da Pan Ji (大盘鸡, braised chicken with potato and green pepper) is the signature dish, and it is cooked with several tastes, which are braised in soy sauce, light spicy, mid-spicy and extremely spicy (light spicy would be okay to most people). The chicken is tender, the potato is soft and stewed noodles are served under the chicken. However, the dinning environment is not very good.

  • Chinese name: 农夫大盘鸡 Nongfu Da Pan Ji /nong-fu daa pan jee/
  • Average price per person: 24 yuan
  • Address: Jingqi Road, Jinshui District (金水区经七路)
  • Tel: 0371-6534 6659

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